Your Road to Personal Addiction Recovery

Ep. 18 The challenging job

"Tune in for a candid discussion on parenting styles with Dr. Nelson and his producer Ed Vanderlee. They give practical examples of knowing your child and which type of parenting is best to address the challenges that arise in adolescence. Sometimes you may need to be strict and direct, other times, you need to set boundaries while allowing the child to make their own decisions and be responsible for the consequences." Resources that Dr. Nelson has found particularly helpful in the challenging job of raising "conscious" children in a relatively "unconscious" world. "The Prophet," by Kahlil Gibran. A amazing book of poetry with insights to parenting, love, teaching, etc. "How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk" by Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish, Improve your communication style with children of all ages for more effective parenting and better relationships. "The Five Love Languages of Children," by Gary Chapman and Ross Campbell. You obviously love your child, but do you communicate your love in their "love language?" Knowing your child's love language and how to express love so they perceive it can transform your relationships. "One Minute Father/Mother," by Spencer Johnson. A short book with valuable insights on how to improve your effectiveness as a parent with less stress on you and them. 'The Four Agreements," by Don Miguel Ruiz. Simple knowledge from Toltec tradition that is easy to understand, yet difficult to live by in challenging situations. "The 4 Seasons of Recovery," by Mike Speakman. Mike was on the first podcast. This book helps a parent understand the challenges and the time frame for successful recovery. Brain Health Assessment. By Daniel Amen, MD. Online quiz to help assess you and your child's brain health and brain type. After assessment, the program provides helpful tips for diet, exercise, natural supplements specific for the individual "Brain Types."

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Ep. 27 Geffen Liberman


Ep. 26 FAQS re: Naltrexone pellet treatment for alcohol addiction recovery


Ep. 25 FAQs re: Naltrexone pellet treatment for prescription pain drugs and heroin addiction recovery


Ep. 24 Harm reduction for people with heroin and opiate addiction


Ep. 23 Jacobs Ladder


Ep. 22 How to recover from Affluenza


Ep. 21 Acupuncture for addiction with George Graf


Ep. 20 Journey of a mother and counselor dealing with daughter's addiction


Ep. 19 Wisdom and healing from the islands


Ep. 18 The challenging job


Ep. 17 A mother's Love can heal


Ep. 16 Valuable insights from Garrett


Ep. 15 Another Successful Recovery


Ep. 14 Changing the conversation about addiction


Ep. 13 90% success in addiction recovery- This is the REAL DEAL


Ep. 12 Jacob's Hope AZ - Much needed care facility for drug exposed infants


Ep. 11 Recovery is Possible, Here's Living Proof


Ep. 10 Blue Print for 100% Success


Ep. 9 A successful addiction recovery - Light at the end of the tunnel


Ep. 8 The Ripple Effect - Invisible Impact of Suicide


Ep. 7 Cycling, Commitment, and Change - A father's addiction recovery story


Ep. 6 A Sister's Love can heal


Ep. 5 40 years of experience and wisdom with Jeff Gazley


Ep. 4 Dr. Nelson discusses Heroin addiction with his guest Lauren


Ep. 3 Earth To Moon with guest Jack B Moon


Ep. 2 How to Break the Circle of Addiction to Opiates


Ep. 1 Dr Nelson's Goal- 50% Reduction in Heroin and Opiate Deaths in 5 Years