#95 PART IV of CannaChronicles with Stiz Grimey from The Hillman Morning Show on WAAF!

March 21, 2019

#95 PART IV of CannaChronicles with Stiz Grimey from The Hillman Morning Show on WAAF! We chat with Stiz about his heroin addiction, experience of cannabis as an exit drug, and music career plus how he landed the gig of Assistant Producer of the Hillman Morning Show on WAAF.

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#94 PART IV of Altered States with past guest Justin Cambria from episode #21!

March 18, 2019

#94 PART IV of Altered States with past guest Justin Cambria from episode #21! We talk all things psychedelics in this episode, including Michael Pollan’s new book titled How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence.

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Check out Michael Ball’s work here: http://www.martinball.net and Michael Pollan’s new book here: https://michaelpollan.com

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#93 Speak Your Truth: Sexual Abuse, IV Heroin Addiction, Vivitrol, and Many Pathways to Recovery with Ian M.

March 14, 2019

Speak Your Truth: Sexual Abuse, IV Heroin Addiction, Vivitrol, and Many Pathways to Recovery with Ian M. This week, Ian join us to share his story of resiliency and triumph through childhood sexual trauma and heroin addiction. He found his way out with therapy, Vivitrol, and AA and shares why many pathways to recovery is so crucial for healing addiction.

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#92 Maegan and Bobby are back!

March 11, 2019

Maegan and Bobby are back! We recap the happenings of our hiatus, intro some new segments on the show, and more! Plus, Bobby shares his "going to jail" story and we discuss the recent Massachusetts law that is allowing one inmate to receive methadone treatment while incarcerated. Tune in Thursday for our chat with all-pathways-to-recovery advocate and shame smasher, Ian M.!

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The Addictionary podcast is on hiatus!

February 18, 2019

We are on hiatus this week! We will be back on March 11th. In the meantime, check out our picks for "the best of" The Addictionary podcast:

Episode 30: Bobby’s Shattuck Hospital story.

Episode 80: NYE spectacular part I with Lenny Clarke who talks cocaine, the playboy mansion, and AA! 

Episodes 39 & 46 “CannaChronicles”: Joined by a medical expert and cannabis user who explains why cannabis is a viable alternative to opioids. 

Episode 16: Bobby becomes an entrepreneur. 

Episode 1: The original episode! Bobby tells his b-day story.

Episode 2: The DEA bugs the house.

Episode 4: Here comes Roy.

Episode 6: The DEA bugs the hotel room.

Episode 90: Lara Frazier and why she left AA. 

Episode 21: Bobby’s lawyer stories.

Episode 24: Academy of Addiction and Mental Health Nutrition for eye opening information on how nutrition impacts mental health and how to treat different disorders with amino acids only. 

Episode 71 “Altered States”: Zappy and plant medicines!

Episode 70: Jen tells us about growing up in a cult and how bad her addiction got. 

Episode 65: Ashley Wahler and how she has supported her husband Jason Wahler throughout his battle with addiction and regained sobriety. 

#90 Why She left AA: “Don’t Call Me an Addict, I Don’t Live There Anymore” with Lara Frazier!

February 11, 2019

Why She left AA: “Don’t Call Me an Addict, I Don’t Live There Anymore” with Lara Frazier! Lara Frazier, MBA, is a freelance writer, truth-teller, sobriety warrior, founder of Sober Evolution, and the Marketing and Outreach Manager for Renewal Health Group in Southern California. Her work has been featured in The Huffington Post, Glamour, AddictionUnscripted.Com, and WorkIt Health. Lara joins Maegan and Bobby to discuss her Huffingpost piece titled “Don’t Call Me an Addict, I Don’t Live There Anymore,” plus the backlash from members of the recovery community, and how she is thriving in her life today! Visit www.larafrazier.com now to check out her work and follow her on IG @sillylara.

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For a list of specific and comprehensive worldwide mental health and addiction resources, visit http://www.cocoonais.com/mental-health-hotlines-worldwide/

#89 The Man Behind The Mutts: Alcohol Addiction, Liver Failure, Holistic Medicine, Rescue Dogs, & Prisoner Rehabilitation with Zach Skow!

February 4, 2019

#89 The Man Behind The Mutts: Alcohol Addiction, Liver Failure, Holistic Medicine, Rescue Dogs, & Prisoner Rehabilitation with Zach Skow! Zach is the founder of Marley’s Mutts and the Pawsitive Change Prison Program, a Jockey Brand ambassador, pro dog rescuer, father, husband, and person in long-term recovery who has made a phenomenal comeback after being diagnosed with end-stage liver disease secondary to his alcoholism. Zach has been featured on VH1’s Rehab with Dr. Drew and This Life #YOULIVE podcast with Dr. Drew and Bob Forrest, in OPRAH Magazine, People Magazine, The Today Show, Huffington Post, Inside Edition, Fox LA, and many more! Zach shares his inspiring story about how we went from death’s door to thriving in life thanks to his rescue dogs, passion to help society’s “undesirables”, and mission to heal from the inside out. This one is a MUST LISTEN TO!

Learn more about Zach’s work here: https://www.marleysmutts.org and listen to his “This Life #YOULIVE” podcast with Dr. Drew and Bob Forrest https://drdrew.com/2018/youlive-156-marelys-mutts-zach-skow/. Follow him on IG @zachskow @pawsitivechangeprogram.

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If you are in distress, visit your closest emergency room or call:

  1. United States: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) for 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress.
  2. United States: SAMHSA National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357) for mental health and addiction treatment referral and information, 24/7.

For a list of specific and comprehensive worldwide mental health and addiction resources, visit http://www.cocoonais.com/mental-health-hotlines-worldwide/

#88 Telling Your Patients You Are Transgender, Plus Addiction and Mental Health in the LGBTQ+ Community.

January 28, 2019

#88 Telling Your Patients You Are Transgender, Plus Addiction and Mental Health in the LGBTQ+ Community. This week, Maegan is joined by her friend and colleague, Tristan, to discuss his experiences as a trans male therapist. They discuss self-disclosure, transphobia, gender dysphoria, and more. Don’t forget, be kind, it’s free!

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National and Local Transgender Resources:

  1. Call for help: The Trevor Project’s 24/7 Lifeline at 866-4U-TREVOR (866-488-7386) or the TrevorText text line and text START to 678678
  2. Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860.
  3. Gender Spectrum, a national resource for support groups for families of children and young adults who identify as transgender, non-binary, and gender-expansive https://genderspectrum.org/lounge/
  4. Massachusetts Resources:
    1. Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition: https://www.masstpc.org
    2. The Meeting Point: http://themeetingpoint.org

Fenway Health: https://fenwayhealth.org (meetings available for individuals and their families).

#87 Emotional Intelligence, Plan C Strategies, and Pot with Joanne Duggan!

January 21, 2019

#87 Emotional Intelligence, Plan C Strategies, and Pot with Joanne Duggan plus Gabapentin, Kratom, fentanyl-laced cocaine, and more with Maegan & Bobby. Joanne is the creator of Plan C Strategies, an emotional intelligence educator, and the “Pot Expert of Massachusetts”! We talk about Joanne’s 5 key components to improving your psychological health plus the future direction of cannabis legalization! Visit http://www.plancnow.com for more information about Joanne’s work and follow her on IG @plancnow.

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  2. United States: SAMHSA National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357) for mental health and addiction treatment referral and information, 24/7.
  3. For a list of specific and comprehensive worldwide mental health and addiction resources, visit http://www.cocoonais.com/mental-health-hotlines-worldwide/

#86 Swimming with Your Demons, the ICU, Compassion, and Unresolved Grief with Lauren Woods!

January 14, 2019

#86 Swimming with Your Demons, the ICU, Compassion, and Unresolved Grief with Lauren Woods, plus Maegan & Bobby have a laugh about nose hairs and peaches and discuss newly unemployed cannabis sniffing dogs, Kevin Spacey, and more! Our guest Lauren Woods shares her experience as a young child of an alcoholic mother, how her mother’s destructive drinking pattern started to play out in her own life, and what kinds of self-help she has explored, including heart-centering meditation.

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