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The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #68: Angus Malcolm on Filling The White Space; Meaning & Purpose & Effective Altruism

Welcome to Episode # 68 of The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and my guest Angus Malcolm I met Angus several years ago when he started to become interested in my sober journey on my first-ever blog before Needy Helper. Recently, Angus turned to me for help with his recovery after he split with his fiancee, and I invited him to join the Needy Helper Hub. … [Read More...]

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The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #67: Sasha Tozzi on Self-Esteem, Sex and Sobriety

Welcome to Episode # 67 of The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and my guest Sasha Tozzi. Sasha is a writer and lifestyle & recovery coach who helps people … [Read More...]

The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #66: James Healy on Losing Your Family And The Fight to Get Them Back Again

Welcome to Episode # 66 of The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and my guest James Healy James is an expert recovery coach dedicated to helping people achieve … [Read More...]

The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #65: Yu-Kai Chou on How Games Can Help You Recover From Addiction

Welcome to Episode # 65 of The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and my guest Yu-Kai Chou Yu-kai Chou is an Author and International Keynote Speaker on … [Read More...]

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This Naked Mind by Annie Grace, A Book Review

This Naked Mind: Control Alcohol: Find Freedom, Rediscover Happiness & Change Your Life: Volume 1 Click here to purchase Annie's audio program. … [Read More...]

Finding Ultra by Rich Roll, a Book Review

Rich Roll was a fat, middle-aged, overweight, alcoholic. Then he wasn't. He was a lean, middle-aged, endurance athlete who didn't drink alcohol. He is an … [Read More...]

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