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Inspiring Success on the Road to Recovery

Publishers Corner

In recovery for more than 25 years, I hope to make a difference in people’s lives and inspire them in their recovery.



What's new in this issue?

Forgiveness, Health and Wholeness

“All of us need the experience of forgiving and being forgiven because we live our lives imperfectly.”

Hot Topics

Welcoming Melissa Thornburg

SpringBoard Recovery recently announced Melissa Thornburg has joined their team to head up outreach and marketing efforts as they continue to expand our programs.

Melissa brings a wealth ...Read More

Financial Recovery Tips

By Renee Sieradski, EA

As I sit in the Phoenix airport, I see several people fighting to be first in line to get the best airline seat.

I overhear business men talking about what they do for work. As one businessman brags about his successful business, the man he just met asks him more questions, and then talks about his own business accomplishments.

Why do we want to be first in line and at the top of our game? Is it inborn in us to be the best? Or is it our negative self-esteem overcompensating by focusing our efforts on outward image?

I challenge all of you beautiful readers to be okay with where you are at today. This can be hard when everyone ...Read More

Critical Components of an Effective Addiction Recovery Aftercare Program

This question is top of mind for many addicts coming out of treatment for substance abuse. After spending one to three months in an environment of structured care and support, their release from rehab can be terrifying.

The prospect of re-entering society, facing addiction triggers and tackling the stressors of daily life without clinical support — and without alcohol or the other substances they previously relied on to help them cope — can be daunting.

Addiction specialists and counselors at The Right Step, an alcohol and rehab center just outside Austin, Texas, emphasize the importance of creating a customized aftercare plan ...Read More


Breathing Under Water 
by Richard Rohr

Reviewed by Kyle Rhodes

He who learns must suffer.And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget,Falls drop by drop upon the heart,And in our own despair, against our own will,Comes wisdom to us, by the awful grace of God.

— An Unexpected Postscript, Breathing Under Water, page 128

In Breathing Under Water, author Richard Rohr suggests that the teachings of Jesus and Bill W. are from a “common inspiration from the Holy Spirit and from the same collective unconscious.” Rohr presents evidence that the ...Read More

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Sonora Alliance Video: Debbie Moak and Seth Leibsohn discuss the adverse effects of legalizing Marijuana for recreational use in Arizona. Both Debbie and Seth appeared on Newsmaker Sunday with John Hook.


Guest/Monthly Columnists

Dr. Dina Evan

Dr. Dina Evan

Dr. Evan is a life/soul coach working with individuals, couples and corporations.

Alan Cohen
Alan Cohen

Alan Cohen is the author of many inspirational books.


Cary Bayer
Cary Bayer

LIFE 101