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Welcome to Rubber Bands, an Avenues Recovery podcast hosted by Shlomo Hoffman. Join us for conversations about the push and pull of addiction and recovery.

Rubber Bands Shlomo Hoffman - Avenues Recovery

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Welcome to Rubber Bands, an Avenues Recovery podcast hosted by Shlomo Hoffman. Join us for conversations about the push and pull of addiction and recovery.

    Tim Ryan: From behind bars to raising the bar of substance abuse treatment and recovery | Episode 10

    Tim Ryan: From behind bars to raising the bar of substance abuse treatment and recovery | Episode 10

    Listen in to the man for whom a cellmate in prison was the springboard to sobriety. Follow his journey back from the depths to true love and a decorated career as an advocate for the recovery community. Hear his thoughts on how to reform current attitudes, how to reach our youth, and how we all can make a difference.
    In recovery? Helping others find recovery? Looking to learn about recovery? Another can't miss episode of Rubber Bands from Avenues Recovery.



    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 44 min
    Dr. Susan Julius: A life giving career in medicine nearly lost to addiction, regained through the power of recovery | Episode 9

    Dr. Susan Julius: A life giving career in medicine nearly lost to addiction, regained through the power of recovery | Episode 9

    Hear the story of our beloved Louisiana Medical Director, Dr. Susan Julius. Her experiences with substance abuse has made her an indefatigable force in the Louisiana recovery community. She has dragged so many to sobriety and her endless devotion and singular passion has changed hundreds of lives.
    In recovery? Helping others find recovery? Looking to learn about recovery? Another can't miss episode of Rubber Bands from Avenues Recovery.



    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 45 min
    Joe Van Wie: From PA to Hollywood and Washington and how I found my way back | Episode 8

    Joe Van Wie: From PA to Hollywood and Washington and how I found my way back | Episode 8

    Chasing all that glitters but only finding meaning in authenticity.

    A drug and alcohol fueled journey to movie-making and political success, on the way to discovering the 12 steps, recovery and what really matters.

    In recovery? Helping others find recovery? Looking to learn about recovery? Another can't miss episode of Rubber Bands from Avenues Recovery.



    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 57 min
    Shane Walker: Broadcasting Under the Influence | Episode 7

    Shane Walker: Broadcasting Under the Influence | Episode 7

    A recognizable radio voice in his home town, Shane found himself balancing his family and career with his overwhelming addiction to alcohol.

    Inspired by his wife and son he set out on a journey to sobriety and found satisfaction in recovery helping the homeless in his position with the Salvation Army.

    This is the story of a human being, giving himself to others, to his family, and to anyone who needs his help. Selflessly, and alcohol free.

    In recovery? Helping others find recovery? Looking to learn about recovery? Another can't miss episode of Rubber Bands from Avenues Recovery.



    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 36 min
    Brian Cuban: From Addicted Lawyer to Noted Author, and the Story of What Happened in Between | Episode 6

    Brian Cuban: From Addicted Lawyer to Noted Author, and the Story of What Happened in Between | Episode 6

    Brian Cuban , noted author, shares his personal odyssey of recovery. Listen to the saga of a troubled youth, the delusions of escape through cocaine and alcohol, and how a family who never stopped believing helped Brian find his way back.

    A raw look at a career in law destroyed by addiction giving way to a career in spreading hope built by recovery.

    Every person has his own path to finding meaning and self-worth and Brian gives us a window into what it looked like for him. 

    In recovery? Helping others find recovery? Looking to learn about recovery? Another can't miss episode of Rubber Bands.



    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 56 min
    Ryan Hockensmith - Pain, Sports, and Humor in Recovery | Episode 5

    Ryan Hockensmith - Pain, Sports, and Humor in Recovery | Episode 5

    Ryan Hockensmith, Deputy Editor for ESPN, joins Rubber Bands and Avenues Recovery for a joyful discussion about recovery, comedy, and sports.
    Ryan has found a way to tell his own personal story of recovery through the prism of athletes who have battled addiction. Listen to how sobriety empowered him to cry, to laugh, and to rediscover a life worth living. 




    Music by:
    “Strength of the Titans”
    Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
    Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    • 54 min

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