96 episodes

The Ambitious Addicts podcast is a weekly show about addiction recovery, ambition in recovery, and real-life stories of recovery.

Episodes Feature lived experiences of both the host, Terra Carbert, and other women in recovery who have gone on to create lives they never even imagined were possible when they were actively living in their addiction.

This recovery podcast includes lived experience episodes discussing all addictions including:
Gambling Addiction
Alcoholism
Drug Addiction
Sex Addiction
Codependency
Workaholism
Food Addiction
And more

No two people recover the same. The Ambitious Addicts podcast was created to highlight the wide variety of ways that people across the world have found recovery, healing, and gone on to live a life they no longer want to escape from.

Ambitious Addicts Podcast Terra Carbert

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    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

The Ambitious Addicts podcast is a weekly show about addiction recovery, ambition in recovery, and real-life stories of recovery.

Episodes Feature lived experiences of both the host, Terra Carbert, and other women in recovery who have gone on to create lives they never even imagined were possible when they were actively living in their addiction.

This recovery podcast includes lived experience episodes discussing all addictions including:
Gambling Addiction
Alcoholism
Drug Addiction
Sex Addiction
Codependency
Workaholism
Food Addiction
And more

No two people recover the same. The Ambitious Addicts podcast was created to highlight the wide variety of ways that people across the world have found recovery, healing, and gone on to live a life they no longer want to escape from.

    Real Life Recovery with Jordiana Chevalier

    Real Life Recovery with Jordiana Chevalier

    In this episode of the Ambitious Addicts Podcast, host Terra Carbert sits down with Jordii Chevalier for an inspiring conversation on real-life recovery.
    Jordii is a passionate spiritual life coach with a focus on life transitions. She is double certified as a Spiritual life coach by Starseed Academy as well as Life Purpose Institute. She is also trained to consult on human design by Starseed Academy, this along with her intuitive gifts allow Jordii to guide her clients through the process of rediscovering themselves.
    Her mission is to help people find who they really are, and embrace their calling by empowering them to speak their truth and overcome whatever blocks, fears, and limiting beliefs that are getting in the way of that. She is very passionate about her mission, as she gathered all of these lessons in her own journey of self-discovery. Throughout her life journey, she experienced, growing up in the Dominican Republic, moving to the USA at the age of 13, lots of unhealthy relationships, divorce, toxic coping mechanisms, depression and so much more, which all led to her discovering her life purpose. 
    From finding purpose and personal growth to understanding the importance of being a friend to oneself, Jordi shares her journey of overcoming past hardships and embracing a new, fulfilling life.
    Join us as we explore the power of telling the hard truth, the significance of healthy relationships, and the transformative effects of self-acceptance.
    Plus, discover the fascinating tool of Human Design that can help individuals understand themselves better and unlock their true potential.
    Tune in to this episode of Ambitious Addicts and be inspired to step into your own dreams and hopes.

    Don't forget to check us out on your favorite social channels as Ambitious Addicts Podcast, and share your key takeaways from this episode.
    If you need support in your own recovery or want to share your own experience, reach out to Terra at terra@ambitiousaddicts.com. 

    If you'd like to learn more about human design or how Jordii's coaching can support your growth be sure to check out her website at https://www.journeythruthedarkness.com/

    • 36 min
    Becoming Flawesome

    Becoming Flawesome

    In this episode, Kristina Mänd-Lakhiani joins me to talk about your new book, Becoming Flawesome. Despite achieving everything she thought would make her happy, she found herself lacking fulfillment. We chat a little about her own growth journey here and the importance of embracing our flaws...our dragons, so that we can become flawesome!  
    Grab your free chapter of Becoming Flawesome
    Take the How Flawesome Are You? quiz 
    Grab a copy of the book for yourself by 7/15 to take advantage of the pay shipping only offer

    Be sure to look us up on your favorite social channels. You can find us as Ambitious Addicts Podcast on most social platforms. It's always incredible to hear these stories helping you on your own journey. Send us a message or tag us in a post sharing a key takeaway from this episode.
    If you need support for your own recovery or would like to join the me in sharing your experience, strength, and hope, reach out at terra@ambitiousaddicts.com.

    • 26 min
    Welcome Back

    Welcome Back

    Welcome back! In this episode of Ambitious Addicts, we delve into the importance of prioritizing self-care and exploring the connection between addiction and personal history. I encourage you to create a space for healing and growth, going beyond indulgent self-care activities to truly address underlying wounds. 
     
    Here's a list of the things I mentioned would be in the show notes
     
    Here's that list of the top 60 Women's Sobriety Podcasts
    Check out the book The Body Keeps the Score 
    If you want to see some highlights from my vacation you can see my facebook posts here
    If that inspires you to head to British Columbia and you're looking for a great place to stay be sure to include Julie's destination, The Blue Owl, on the list of places to stay during your visit!
     
    I'm forever grateful for your continued support and invite you to reach out any time for future episodes and to reach out with recommendations for guests or topics. You can reach me by email at terra@ambitiousaddicts.com 

    • 19 min
    Recovery from People Pleasing with Aarti Achar

    Recovery from People Pleasing with Aarti Achar

    In this episode I'm joined by Aarti Achar to talk about recovery from people-pleasing which is a common characteristic for those of us in recovery from codependency.  She shares her experience strength and hope with us along with what has helped her to recover. 

    Aarti is a happiness coach and helps people simplify their lives.  If you are interested in learning how she could help you be sure to check out her website www.teawithaarti.com and book a consult with her.  

    I personally have been a part of several of her programs and must say she is a delight to work with no matter what your goal is.  
    Thanks for listening!  
     

    • 34 min
    Gambling Addiction Recovery with Jane

    Gambling Addiction Recovery with Jane

    In this episode, Jane joins me to share some experience strength and hope with us for recovery from compulsive gambling.  She shares a really cool way that she is addressing her character traits that she wants to work on and how she involves her family in this process.  
    Jane found a HUGE list of characteristics a.k.a. character defects that we could all consider reviewing and adding to our own list of things we'd like to work on as we improve our lives one day at a time.  Here's the list https://realisticrecovery.wordpress.com/2009/05/03/194-character-defects/ 

    If you or a loved one is looking for some help in finding recovery, you'd like to join for an episode or just want to say hello you can reach me via email at terra@ambitiousaddicts.com
    Terra

    • 37 min
    Real Life Recovery with Nicole Robinson

    Real Life Recovery with Nicole Robinson

    In this episode, Nicole Robinson joins me to talk about her recovery journey as someone who was impacted by addiction, chronic pain, and journey. 

    Nicole is a Somatic Healer & Coach, a CranioSacral Therapist, and a Women's Circle Facilitator in Frederick, MD. She loves diving into all things Body. She was brought to her work as a healer through her own journey healing from chronic illness and trauma. She did this by tapping into her inner wisdom through her body, which guided her toward health, purpose, and love.
    As a Coach, she specializes in working with women entrepreneurs, using somatic healing to regulate the nervous system, generate embodied self-trust, plug in to that inner wisdom/intuition, and increase capacity for a thriving, joyful, prosperous life as an entrepreneur.
     
    Nicole loves nature, gardening, food, art, music, writing, & being in community. You can get in touch with Nicole on her websites:

    www.themind-bodyway.com
    www.nicolerobinsonlmt.com

    Or on Instagram
     
    Please reach out to her to share your thanks for her sharing her story. 
     

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

katjulia ,

Wealth of wisdom & women overcomers

So grateful I met Terra via Women Entrepreneurs. This show from the stories like Soraia overcoming & the trees & overcoming old pain is incredible! From the spiritual to the practical, you will get a wealth of wisdom you may apply to transform.

AJS (TalkAR) ,

Great Start!

Great start to this podcast. Excited to see where it goes. The host and topics are beneficial to so many people. Keep listening!

Revaeb45 ,

So inspirational!

Ms. Carbert has hit upon a wonderful combination of insight and inspiration. Each episode has made me think about life from a new perspective.

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