David Lewry

Voices In Recovery Podcast

David Lewry

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Jim's Story

Wednesday 1st January 2020

Listen to Jim's story of addiction and recovery on the Voices In Recovery Podcast. Join us for a journey of hope, healing, and transformation.
92 minutes

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Voices In Recovery Podcast
David Lewry
Personal Recovery Stories
Mental Health
Family and Children
Faith-Based Recovery
Mindful Drinking
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Jim's Story: A Journey Through Addiction and Recovery

Sobriety is the best thing I've ever done and it's the best thing that I continue to do.
Jim's Story is a powerful journey through addiction and recovery. As a child of divorce, Jim struggled with feelings of anxiety and stress. He turned to alcohol as a coping mechanism, believing it to be a rite of passage. His addiction spiraled out of control until a major car accident led him to seek help. Through spirituality and the support of others, Jim was able to rebuild his life and make amends with those he had hurt. His story is one of hope, healing, and transformation.
Jim's childhood experiences had a profound impact on his addiction. He felt different and outside of the norm, especially after his parents' divorce. As he got older, he turned to alcohol to cope with negative emotions. He even used his asthma as a way to gain attention. However, his addiction continued to escalate until he hit rock bottom after a car accident while under the influence. This was the wake-up call he needed to seek help and start his journey to recovery.
Jim's story is a testament to the power of spirituality in recovery. He struggled with traditional concepts of spirituality but eventually found his own path. Making amends with those he had hurt was a crucial step in his recovery, as was rebuilding his relationships with his loved ones. He also emphasizes the importance of support networks in the recovery process.
In conclusion, Jim's Story is an inspiring and transformative journey through addiction and recovery. It highlights the impact of childhood experiences on addiction, the power of spirituality, and the importance of support networks. It is a story of hope, healing, and transformation that anyone struggling with addiction can relate to. Listen to the full episode now here on alcoholfree.com and start your own journey to recovery.