Life After Addiction

Life After Addiction

Life After Addiction

  • Life After Addiction Season 2 Episode 1

Life After Addiction Season 2 Episode 1

Friday 11th January 2019

Join host Bruce Stanley as he interviews Dr. Monty Burks, the State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Faith Based Director, about the role of faith-based communities in battling addiction.
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The Role of Faith-Based Communities in Battling Addiction: Insights from Dr. Monty Burks

I've hit rock bottom, I have suffered, I've been homeless, I've been on my deathbed and my faith now has put me in a position where I get to help people, whether they believe what I believe or not.
In the first episode of Life After Addiction Season 2, host Bruce Stanley interviews Dr. Monty Burks, the State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Faith Based Director, about the role of faith-based communities in battling addiction. Dr. Burks shares his personal experience with addiction and how it led him to his current position. He emphasizes the importance of congregations in addiction recovery and the need for more congregations to get involved in recovery support. Dr.
Burks also discusses the impact of stigmatization on addiction and the importance of hope and freedom in recovery. The opioid epidemic and mental health issues are also addressed in this insightful conversation. Don't miss this informative and inspiring episode! Listen to it now on alcoholfree.com.