October 30, 2012 - Why Do Intervention?

This week's episode will focus on why, when and how families should go about the process of intervention. Intervention can be a hard first step for a family to make and guidance in that process is of paramount importance. Please join us with our guest, Burr Cook, Interventionist, as we discuss the details.

October 23, 2012 - Addiction and Intervention 101

Addiction of some sort touches the lives of nearly every person in American some way at some time. Understanding how compulsion turns into addiction, who it affects as well as when and how to intervene can be paramount . This episode of Addiction in America will help give us new eyes and a new lens through which to view the suffering.

November 27, 2012 - Addiction Isn't One of Life's Last Pleasures: A Look at Aging and Addiction with Dr. Carol Colleran

Carol Colleran pioneered the development of addiction treatment for older adults.  Beginning as a counselor at the Hazelden Foundation, Carol retired as an Executive Vice President at The Hanley Recovery Center.

Carol worked with Pine Grove Behavioral Health, in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in developing its new addiction treatment program for older adults, the Pine Grove Legacy program, opened in May of this year, 2012.

November 20, 2012 - The Truth Behind the Mask

In this episode, we will interview Dr. Jon Caldwell, psychiatrist at the Meadows Treatment Center in Wickenburg, AZ. He will address how early life attachment and bonding affects Emotional Stability and addiction in later life. We will address how he uses mindfulness to treat emotional dysregulation in maladaptive attachment patterns.

November 13, 2012 - Cutting EdgeTreatment for Eating Disorders 

In this episode of Addiction in America, we will be interviewing Dr. Cathy Reto, Director of the Eating Disorders Program at Pine Grove Treatment Center. We will get a good overview of the issues and then talk about treatment methods, including treatment for those with E.D. and substance abuse. Dr. Reto is very knowledgable in the field. It will be a show you don't want to miss!!

November 6, 2012 - Interview with Dr. Ralph Carson Author of The Brain Fix: What's the Matter with your Grey Matter

In this episode we will talk about what happens to the brain during the course of addiction and recovery. We will address necessary carepoints for good addiction recovery when it comes to the issue of helping the brain regenerate.

December 18, 2012 - "Love First - Learning to Love Ourselves" - Interviews with Jeff Jay and Marcie Warhaft-Nadler

In this episode, we will talk with Jeff Jay about relationship intervention and indicators as to when it is needed.

December 11, 2012 - The Egoless Self: Interview with Dr. CC Nuckols

This episode will be a discussion of The Egoless Self: Acheiving Peace and Tranquility Beyond all Understanding, Dr. Nuckols latest book. Join us for a lively discussion of transcending character defects and working toward greater enlightenment.

December 4, 2012 - Spirituality in Recovery

This episode will be a general introduction to understanding traditional 12 step concepts with excerpts and readings from the literature.

January 8, 2013 - The Sexual Addiction Epidemic

This episode will be an eye opening interview Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT on the topic of compulsive and sexual addiction worldwide, how the internet exacerbates the problem, and his intervention work in the field.

January 15, 2013 -  Emily Wierenga's Story of Recovery from Anorexia

This episode will be a touching interview with this writer, revealing the inside story of her life and road out of anorexia. This interview will instill hope for those still suffering.

January 22, 2013 - Adolescents and Addiction

Treating addiction in adolescents can be trickier than with adults. In this episode, we will discover some of the reasons why.

January 29, 2013 - Let's Talk About the Real “Demons” in the Disease of Addiction

In this episode, we will go way out of the normal range of conversation to talk about what the spiritual roots of addiction are.

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