August 1, 2017

Rebuilding and redirecting lost Trust

The addicted mind has one mission – feed the need. Satisfying this requirement involves many behaviors – denial, deception, manipulation, and survival. The easiest resources in this relentless quest to feed the need are those who love and trust them most—family and friends. Those who have a close relationship with someone with an addiction, often are […]

Addiction in the Family, featured, Parenting and Addiction, Trust and Protection
July 12, 2017

I have been there often, too often

One of my biggest struggles in sharing the story of my journey is allowing others to experience those authentic moments when I feel the pain of a derailed life. It is difficult to share those moments because I don’t spend a lot of time there and I don’t like being there. Admitting to you there […]

featured, Parenting and Addiction
June 27, 2017

The parent your child needs you to be

I am likely at a different stage than many of you. My children are all full-grown adults. I feel fortunate knowing most of my developmental work in their lives is behind me. Despite their age or where they are in their lives, they will always be my children and I will always be their dad. […]

featured, Parenting and Addiction
June 22, 2017

The day I learned to Trust

What if you could trust in the outcome? What if it was possible to be at peace with the process? What if letting go of our fears were not as hard as we make it to be? Today’s podcast delves deeper into the battle between trust and fear. Exploring what it took for me to […]

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