From the United Kingdom to the Navajo Nation of New Mexico, C4 launches each program with the goal of providing a continuum of care to those who need help the most. Whether bonsai addiction in Istanbul or heroin in New Jersey, C4 works with local leaders to create a bespoke strategy that puts the needs of the community first.
C4 Recovery Solutions is a podcast series that takes you behind-the-scenes into some of C4’s biggest success stories. From working with policymakers to keep people out of prison, to providing much needed support for female addicts and those in poverty, C4 prioritizes the often overlooked members of our society.
Building Treatment Systems in Palestine (w/ Rania & Dr. Fathy Flefel)
In this episode, Rania Aljawi talks about a unique holistic treatment program which supports people with substance use disorders in Palestine in the face of relentless political aggression. Joined by Dr Fathy Flefel, the panel talk about how C4’s involvement propelled the effort forward, and the challenges and successes of the program today.
Case Study: The Northern Illinois Recovery Center (w/ Chris Reed)
Season one comes to an end with an in-depth look at a case study for C4 consulting - the Northern Illinois Recovery Program. Managing partner Chris Reed takes us behind the scenes into the creation of the program and the tremendous benefits that have come from consulting with C4.
Teen Suicide in the Navajo Nation (w/ McClellan Hall & Celeste Rabago)
This episode takes us to the Navajo Nation of New Mexico where Macmillan Hall explains the issue of teen suicide and the collaborative work C4 did with the community to combat such a tragic problem. Joined by Celeste Rabago, the panel dives into generational trauma and the importance of working with community elders.
Police, Treatment, and Community Collaborative (w/ Jac Charlier & Leslie Balonick)
In this episode, Jac Charlier explains the aims of PTACC (Police, Treatment, and Community Collaborative) as we work towards mending the relationship between communities and law enforcement. Joined by Leslie Balonick, the panel discussion highlights PTACC’s successes and the work that still needs to be done.
Fighting Stigma Around Recovery in Turkey (w/ Cigdem Sonmez & Dr. Bob Lynn)
In this episode, we hear from Cigdem Sonmez who used her lived experience as a recovered addict to help C4 create a bespoke treatment program in Avcilar, Turkey. She is joined by Dr. Bob Lynn for a panel discussion on the intricacies of setting up such a program in Turkey.
Combatting The UK Heroin Epidemic (w/ Mike Trace & Dr. Bob Lynn)
This episode takes us to the UK where Mike Trace recounts C4’s involvement in setting up a national recovery program under Tony Blair’s government. Mike is joined by Dr. Bob Lynn for a panel discussion on the creation of the UK program.
Informative & moving
Great podcast! I hope more countries work towards implementing better systems for addiction treatment and recovery ❤️