This is the Mission: Recovery Podcast hosted by Maroof Ahmed MD (Co-founder of Quit Genius). We will bring you powerful stories from inspiring individuals about their journey to addiction recovery and sobriety.
Recovery should be celebrated. Our mission is to break down the stigma surrounding addiction to empower others to live addiction-free lives.
#9 Adrian Hayden - Overcoming opioids and managing tobacco with Quit Genius
In this episode, Quit Genius member Adrian talks about a harrowing accident that led him slowly down the path of addiction and how he was able to regain control. Adrian also shares his experience with the Quit Genius product and how he’s leveraging it to help manage his tobacco use.
#8 Erin Terkoski Young MSW (WTW) - The Recipe For High-Quality Substance Use Disorder Care.
In this episode, Erin shares insights into what high-quality Substance Use Disorder care looks like. She also shares some of the issues surrounding current care, from the lack of access to the difficulty in navigating treatment. Erin shares some great insights into what she believes the future of SUD care will look like, too!
#7 Claudia Christian - Overcoming Substance Use Disorder with the help of Medication Assisted Treatment
In this episode of the Mission: Recovery Podcast, I sat down with Claudia Christian. Claudia is an extremely successful actress and author who's starred in shows such as Babylon 5, Nip/Tuck, and Criminal Minds.
In this episode, we discussed how alcohol negatively impacted her life, how Medication Assisted Treatment and The Sinclair Method helped her overcome her substance use disorder, and the work she is doing to support others struggling with addiction.
#6 Joshua Evans - Life in the public eye, facing demons, and recovery
In this episode of the Mission Recovery Podcast, I sat down with Joshua Evans. Joshua is a singer, actor, and YouTuber with over 1 million followers.
In this episode, we discussed how a very public breakup led him to alcohol and the negative effects excessive drinking had on his life and career. Most importantly, we talked about his recovery and journey to over a year of sobriety.
#5 Kirstie Settas-Jones (National Lead, Willis Towers Watson) - The perfect storm: the pandemic, substance use and why employers should focus on addictions.
In this episode, Kirstie talks about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on employers and how it has led to a huge spike in substance use amongst their populations. Kirstie talks about why substance addiction is still an unsolved problem for employers and the strategies employers can put in place to tackle it effectively.
#4 Eddie McClintock - Hollywood, kicked out of crack houses and twenty years of sobriety.
Eddie McClintock is an actor who is best known for his lead role in the hit show Warehouse 13, he has also starred in some of the biggest shows including friends, sex and the city, and others. He has a heartwarming story on addiction and his journey to being 20 years sober.
A real eye opener
A well produced and informative podcast centred on important issues such as addiction and recovery. Inspiring guests and stories! Looking forward to many more episodes!
Really thought provoking and inspiring. Looking forward to listening to the next one.
Great listen, really interesting and I look forward to the next podcast