Recovered Podcast

This is like your Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting in your pocket. This is the podcast where we see life through a 12 step lens. This is a show about people who have found a solution to their addiction problem. Be part of the show and call us at 734-288-7510 and leave a comment or ask a question.

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Recovered 376 – Anonymity

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Mark, Joe, and Russ discuss Anonymity.  What anonymity meant to them when they were new and what it means to their program now.  They discussed what it means on a personal level as well as a group level, along with press, radio, TV, and now the digital age.  They also…

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Recovered 375 – Creating a Recovery Environment

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On today’s episode, Mark, Joe, and Russ discus a Recovery Environment. What things attract us to certain meetings? Russ shares that being greeted at a new meeting when he enters a new meeting creates a welcoming environment which makes him feels comfortable.  Joe shares that as a new guy two…

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Recovered 374 – Isolation

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The Recovery Topic tonight is Isolation.  Mark, Joe, and Spencer discuss Isolation before and after coming into the fellowship.  Joe shared that before the program, he could isolate even when in a crowd because he was disconnected with his piers.  Spencer, who is a member of Al-anon, shared that because of shame he isolated…

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Recovered 373 – Andrew S.

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My sponsor, Russ, and a friend of Andrew, Joe, take the time to discuss memories, triumphs, and struggles we experienced with Andrew.  Russ met Andrew in 2003 when he was 16 and Joe spent alot of time 6 years later when Joe was new. Chess, service work and humor are the…

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Recovered 372 – In Memory of Andrew Mark S.

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Andrew S. June 9, 1986 – July 2, 2012 On July 2,2012, my first born son, Andrew S., died suddenly.  He was only 26 years old.  Andrew took me to my first AA meeting and taught me so many things.

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Recovered 370 – The Future of the Podcast

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Tonight’s Recovery Topic is the Future of the Podcast Mark is solo tonight and he discusses his plans for the future of the show.  Mark talk’s about improving the equipment in the studio and the software.  He also discusses his desire to start an interview segment during the show.  Whether using Skype or his iPhone, Mark…

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Recovered 369 – Meeting Etiquette

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Tonight’s Recovery Topic is Meeting Etiquette. This episode, Mark, Aaron, and Spencer discuss some of the behaviors they have seen at meetings which make sense and some behaviors which they would rather not see anymore.  They discuss: Texting Cross Talk Shares that have nothing to do with recovery Anonymity Kids…

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