MARR Addiction Treatment Centers

Stories of Recovery | Alcoholism, Addiction & 12 Step Spirituality

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  • Ep. 92: I Went Through Treatment 19 Times

Ep. 92: I Went Through Treatment 19 Times

Thursday 2nd May 2024

Follow Ethan M.'s journey through 19 treatments and discover the power of community support and perseverance in overcoming addiction.
44 minutes
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Stories of Recovery | Alcoholism, Addiction & 12 Step Spirituality
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Ethan's Odyssey: From Despair to Hope in Addiction Recovery

Episode Overview

  • Facing 19 failed treatment attempts, Ethan M. arrives at MARR Addiction Treatment Centers with skepticism and self-doubt.
  • Embracing vulnerability and community connection, Ethan discovers a new willingness to change and commit to recovery.
  • Through honesty and self-reflection, Ethan overcomes past patterns of relapse and finds the courage to stay sober for the first time.
  • Guided by mentors, family counseling, and support from peers, Ethan navigates his transformative journey towards sustained sobriety.
  • Sharing his story and sponsoring others, Ethan highlights the power of perseverance, community support, and embracing vulnerability in the recovery process.
Man, don't leave before the miracle happens. If I can stay sober today, then I've got a chance at tomorrow. I know that I know absolutely nothing, and I'm going to keep showing up.
Imagine going through treatment not once, not twice, but 19 times. That's Ethan M.'s story. He used to wear his numerous attempts at sobriety like a badge of honor. But when he found himself living in a Wal-Mart parking lot and sneaking into Motel 6 rooms, he hit rock bottom. A desperate phone call on Christmas changed everything, leading him to MARR Addiction Treatment Centers.
This episode takes you on Ethan's tumultuous journey, filled with relapses and failed attempts, until something finally clicked during his 19th treatment. With the support of a caring community and a newfound willingness to change, Ethan embraced vulnerability and honesty. Through deep self-reflection and guidance from mentors, he discovered the strength to stay sober for the first time in his life. This episode is a testament to the power of perseverance and the transformative impact of community support.
Whether you're struggling with addiction or supporting someone who is, Ethan's story offers hope and inspiration.