Nov 30
  • Written By Scott Drochelman

  • Q+A What Made The Last Time I Drank Different?

    What Made The Last Time I Drank Different

    What Made The Last Time I Drank Different?

    In the latest episode of The Courage to Change, we unravel the intricate layers of addiction recovery by exploring a pivotal question: “What made the last time I drank different?” Join Ashley as she shares a firsthand account, backed by professional insights, shedding light on the unique dynamics that make this recovery attempt stand out from the rest.

    Tune in to learn about:

    Personal Journey: Gain deep insights into a firsthand account of why the last attempt to quit alcohol was distinct, exploring the mindset, circumstances, and the key factors that set this recovery journey apart.

    Professional Perspective: Delve into the expert viewpoint on what happens within an addict during this critical phase. Uncover the psychological and physiological aspects that contribute to a transformative recovery experience.

    Family Dynamics: Understand what families should grasp when witnessing their loved ones engage in destructive behaviors, believing it will be the catalyst for change. Explore the delicate balance between support and tough love, and how to navigate these challenging moments.

    Moments of Clarity: Discover what families and friends should do when their loved ones experience a moment of clarity. Learn how to seize these opportunities to facilitate meaningful conversations and encourage positive steps towards recovery.

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    Welcome to The Courage to Change: A Recovery Podcast, ranked in the top 10% of podcasts and one of Wired Magazine’s Best Podcasts of 2023.

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    The host, Ashley Loeb Blassingame has been clean and sober for 17 years, she’s a drug and alcohol counselor, interventionist, and the co-founder of a telehealth company called Lionrock Recovery that provides online substance use disorder treatment and, a worldwide peer-support recovery community and experience connection with people who’ve been there.

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