In this episode Juan Blea, MA LADAC, discusses how the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo killed his great-great grandma and created the conditions from which Northern NM’s heroin problem emerged and what we can do about this historical wrecking machine.
In attending a recent Energy Psychology workshop, I can say that I learned enough to reduce any skepticism I had when I entered the classroom.
Episode 2 is here! In this episode, I provide my best advice to anyone who wants to help an addict. I discuss: 1) The 3 most important things to educate yourself about; 2) Talking openly with a loved about his or her relationship with a substance; and, 3) Gathering treatment resources to have available for someone who’s ready for healthy recovery!
This prologue episode introduces the podcast and in doing so, discusses: 1) Religion vs. Spirituality, especially within Addiction Treatment; 2) The malevolent spirituality of heroin addiction; and, 3) How conscious creativity can disrupt addiction’s processes
The biggest challenge with which I’m faced as a substance abuse counselor is the idea of spirituality both while in active addiction and while in
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Beware: This message may offend you… One of the harder aspects of trying to treat addiction and substance abuse is…