Recovery Blog

Blog Posts

Jan
25

How to Reset Yourself

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January 25, 2020 at 9:24 AM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation with Shannon Brockert of Imagine Counseling on how to restart your day.
Jan
25

Courage to Deal with the Real Issues

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January 25, 2020 at 9:04 AM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation with Gwendolyn Brammel of the Ascension Eastwood Recovery Center.
Jan
11

Voices of Recovery No. 1

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January 11, 2020 at 8:46 AM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, the first of a new series, we discuss change with Sarah M.
Jan
4

New Year, New Beginnings.

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January 4, 2020 at 9:08 AM

By Lee Gothro

Starting 2020, a Year of Clarity.
Dec
28

Being Your Authentic Self

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December 28, 2019 at 8:34 AM

By Lee Gothro

Learn to uncover who you really are.
Dec
21

Resources

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December 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM

By Lee Gothro

We discuss services available to those who are struggling.
Dec
14

Structure in Recovery

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December 14, 2019 at 8:00 AM

By Lee Gothro

How structure can play a major role in recovery .
Dec
5

No Throw-away People

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December 5, 2019 at 2:59 PM

By Lee Gothro

Recovery in Prison.
Nov
23

Asking For Help

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November 23, 2019 at 8:44 AM

By Lee Gothro

Sometimes, asking for help is hard.
Nov
21

Free Haircuts, Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser, and Luncheon, OH MY!

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November 21, 2019 at 7:28 AM

By Becky Grant

It's been a busy few weeks here at our Recovery Resource Center! On top of the regular hustle and bustle, we have been organizing several great events, as well!
Nov
14

Gambling Addiction 101

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November 14, 2019 at 7:59 PM

By Lee Gothro

Weekly podcast: guest Mike Mooney.
Nov
8

Filling the Void

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November 8, 2019 at 2:18 PM

By Lee Gothro

Our weekly podcast, with special guest Amy B.
Nov
7

Live Rite Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

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November 7, 2019 at 11:57 AM

By Jim Chaney

Live Rite President Brenda Maks sits down with those in our program and Live Rite staff to talk about Medication-Assisted Treatment for Recovery.
Nov
6

Brenda Maks appears on Recovery Happens Series

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November 6, 2019 at 11:11 AM

By Jim Chaney

Live Rite Structured Corp. president, Brenda Maks, sits down to talk about her recovery story on Blue Water Recovery & Outreach's Recovery Happens Series.
Oct
31

Live Rite Recovery Resource Center Podcast

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October 31, 2019 at 12:29 PM

By Lee Gothro

The weekly podcast for Thursday, October 31, 2019: Scary Stuff.
Oct
24

There's a New Way to find Employment with Nu-Way Staffing!

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October 24, 2019 at 7:48 AM

By Becky Grant

At Live Rite, we want to help you find employment! We created Nu-Way Staffing, where we guide you through every step of your journey towards your new job or career!
Aug
1

Resource Center Grand Opening

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August 1, 2019 at 1:44 PM

By Lee Gothro

Audio Podcast announcing our Resource Center Grand Opening on Friday, Aug 2nd, 3 - 7 PM
Jul
15

Is Relapse a Part of Recovery?

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July 15, 2019 at 7:59 AM

By Becky Grant

I've heard a lot of people talking about a really hot topic.... RELAPSE! Today I'm going to talk about whether relapse is a part of recovery and share a little of my story!
Jun
17

It’s an Exciting Time to Live Rite!

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June 17, 2019 at 7:20 PM

By Becky Grant

In the months since the last blog post, we’ve opened our Residential Recovery Resource Center, and started bringing people in to guide them on their journey of recovery!
Apr
2

Ask The Messengers

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April 2, 2019 at 12:37 PM

By Jim Chaney

On this episode ATM travels to Fraser, Michigan for an interview with the director of the Live-Rite Structured Recovery Corp, Brenda Mak and a few of our staff.
Apr
1

Live Rite Tonight - Pathways to Recovery

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April 1, 2019 at 10:30 AM

By Jim Chaney

Live -- Live Rite Tonight - Pathways to recovery. Visit us monthly! Table talk about different pathways to recovery.
Feb
21

The Pursuit, Surrender and Spirituality

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February 21, 2019 at 11:21 AM

By Emma Liverite

In this week's blog entry, I talk about my experience with the pursuit of things outside of ourselves, the principle of surrender, spirituality, and developing a relationship with a Higher Power in recovery.
Feb
1

Recovery Cliches and Why They Are Still Relevant and Valuable

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February 1, 2019 at 2:07 PM

By Emma Liverite

In this blog, I talk about the recovery clichés that we have heard dozens of times, and why they are still meaningful.
Oct
26

Live Rite Sits down with host Stacie Burns on MNOW Radio to discuss their recovery services and offer personal experiences of their own

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October 26, 2017 at 2:22 PM (Updated January 20, 2019 at 2:39 PM)

By Jim Chaney

Recovery Unfiltered, with host Stacie Burns, was Live on MNOW Radio with Live Rite Structured Recovery Corp's own President & CEO, Brenda Maks, and her secretary, Katie Karn. They begin by discussing what Live Rite has to offer, what good a Residential Recovery Center would do and finally tell their own stories and experiences.
Nov
26

Big things are happening!!

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November 26, 2018 at 10:48 AM (Updated January 20, 2019 at 2:00 PM)

By Brenda Maks

Brief history on Live Rite Corp and our continuous efforts to expand and try new things in the Recovery Community! This is how we plan to achieve better community engagement, more successful education programs and provide more services for those that are recovering from addiction.
Jan
15

Real People, Real Recovery!! Week 3

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January 15, 2019 at 11:22 AM

By Emma LiveRite

Every week at Live Rite, we will be posting a new interview with a client, house manager or staff member.
Jan
5

Real People, Real Recovery!! Week 2

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January 5, 2019 at 10:25 AM

By Emma LiveRite

Every week at Live Rite, we will be posting a new interview with a client, house manager or staff member.
Jan
3

Happy New Year!

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January 3, 2019 at 11:33 AM

By Emma LiveRite

As we look forward to 2019, we would like to reflect on our accomplishments in 2018.
Dec
26

Real People, Real Recovery!!

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December 26, 2018 at 9:27 AM

By Emma LiveRite

Every week at Live Rite, we will be posting a new interview with a client, house manager or staff member.