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May
28

Voices of Recovery, Vol. 5

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May 28, 2020 at 1:56 PM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, I have a conversation with Madeline S. about things she has learned in her first year of recovery.
May
23

Truth and Perception

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May 23, 2020 at 4:27 AM

By Lee Gothro

This episode, I talk with returning guest Shannon Brockert of Imagine Counseling about how our experiences throughout life distort our perceptions of reality.
May
14

Choices

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May 14, 2020 at 2:07 PM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, I talk about choices, why they are sometimes difficult, and how to be okay with that.
May
10

What's Going on at Live Rite

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May 10, 2020 at 6:27 PM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode I chat with Amy Buchanan, our Marketing and Outreach Coordinator, about current and forthcoming news and events.
May
4

The Gifts of Time at Home

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May 4, 2020 at 7:24 PM

By Lee Gothro

A talk with Shannon Brockert of Imagine Counseling about the opportunities available to us while staying home.
Apr
25

Voices of Recovery, Vol. 4

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April 25, 2020 at 1:04 PM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation with Ray D. about how to find and maintain serenity during difficult times.
Apr
21

Recovery & Hope for Survivors

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April 21, 2020 at 3:38 PM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, I talk with Karan Bates-Gasior of Turning Point Macomb about resources for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Apr
12

Encouragement

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April 12, 2020 at 6:40 PM

By Lee Gothro

Encouragement: What is it? Where do I find it? How do I give it?
Apr
12

What We're Doing during the Pandemic

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April 12, 2020 at 6:25 PM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, I talk with Amy Buchanan about what Live Rite is doing to help the community.
Mar
28

Voices of Recovery, Vol. 3

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March 28, 2020 at 3:03 PM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation with Mandy L. about coping during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar
19

An Alternative to Incarceration

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March 19, 2020 at 1:59 PM

By Lee Gothro

A discussion with the Honorable Judge Carl J. Marlinga of the 16th Judicial Circuit Court in Macomb County on how mental health court can provide an alternative to prison.
Mar
14

Healthy Mind, Healthy Spirit, Healthy Body

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March 14, 2020 at 7:35 AM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation wih Shannon Brockert of Imagine Counseling on how taking care of the mind and spirit helps the body to stay healthy.
Mar
7

Remembering Who You Are

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March 7, 2020 at 8:34 AM

By Lee Gothro

A conversation with Justin from Ascension Eastwood about accepting or rejecting labels applied to us.
Feb
29

Voices of Recovery, No. 2

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February 29, 2020 at 8:47 AM

By Lee Gothro

In this second episode of our ongoing series, I chat with Karen M. about recovery.
Feb
22

How I Find Peace of Mind

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February 22, 2020 at 9:28 AM

By Lee Gothro

Some things I've learned while in recovery about achieving serenity.
Feb
15

Keeping the Doors Open

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February 15, 2020 at 8:48 AM

By Lee Gothro

In this episode, we have a brief talk with Amy Buchanan about what our non-profit does and what it takes to make it work.
Feb
8

Seasons of Recovery

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February 8, 2020 at 9:02 AM

By Lee Gothro

How the seasons can inspire growth in recovery, with special guest Bill P.
Feb
1

Reconciling Delusion

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February 1, 2020 at 8:55 AM

By Lee Gothro

A talk with Steve Lawrence.
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
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.
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.
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