All Sober Grind Episodes!

Call Beginnings Treatment Centers For Addiction Help 24/7

71: How to Find the Best Treatment Center

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about how to find the best addiction treatment center. With so many treatment options out there, how do you know which treatment center is the best for your needs, and what questions should you ask before comitting? Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most...

Read More

Ep 22: Everything You Need to Know About Drug Detoxing

Today’s topic is all about drug detoxing! The ins the outs and everything you need to know about detoxing from drugs and/or alcohol! What is Drug Detox? Drug and alcohol abuse typically lead to addiction through a process known as chemical dependency, where the body develops a tolerance to the substance, forcing the substance user to...

Read More

Ep 18: The Lack of Resources for Addiction Recovery

This episode of Sober grind is all about The Lack of Resources for Addiction Recovery. Why is there a lack of resources for a nationwide epidemic? And what can we do about it?! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call...

Read More

Ep 57: Fentanyl Addiction – What You Should Know About it!

What is Fentanyl? Fentanyl is a synthetic Opioid that is similar to morphine but is 50 to 100 times more powerful. Fentanyl was first made by Paul Janssen in 1960 and approved for medical use in the United States in 1968. While commonly used as a prescribed pain killer for chronic pain issues, it has...

Read More

Ep 57: Fentanyl Addiction – What You Should Know About it!

Ep 54: How Enabling Hurts More Than Helps!

Helping Vs Enabling On this episode of Sober Grind, we discuss the fine line and differences of helping vs enabling. Whether you are a parent, friend, or even co worker, when addiction becomes an issue for someone you know, often times enabling does as well. When we see someone we know struggling, we want to...

Read More

72: Drug Overdoses: What To Do

Today we’re talking about drug overdoses and what steps you should take if you witness one. There’s a lot of misconceptions about overdoses and this episode is jam-packed with helpful information for you. Are you ready? Let’s talk about this! Call today to get help with addiction: (877)577-9382 Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast...

Read More

70: Can Spoiling Your Kids Lead to Addiction?

Today on Sober Grind we're talking about how to protect your sobriety, especially around the holidays. Let's talk about this!

Read More

69: How to Avoid Relapses From Holiday Stress

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about how to avoid relapses and why they happen from holiday stress. The holidays can be an incredibly stressful time. Expectations from family, work, and many other reasons lead many of us to self coping mechanisms. Let’s talk about this! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to...

Read More

68: A NEW Type of Addict: The Dark Truth of Patient Brokering

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about a new type of addict. Rehab hoppers and patient brokering is still happening in the United States and it’s really sad stuff. Today we get into it and what to do about it. Let’s talk about this! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the...

Read More

68: A NEW Type of Addict: The Dark Truth of Patient Brokering

Ep 67: Working in Recovery VS Your Own Recovery

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about if you work in recovery, keeping that separate from your own recovery. Understanding the difference and keeping these two separate will not only help you from burning out, but can also help prevent relapse. Let’s talk about this! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting...

Read More

Ep 66: Screen Addiction: Can it Lead To Other Addictions?

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about screen addiction. What is screen addiction? It’s when you become addicted to what is on the screen in front of you. Cell phones, gaming, and even pornography. But is screen addiction bad enough in and of itself, or can it actually lead to other addictions such as drugs...

Read More

Ep 66: Screen Addiction: Can it Lead To Other Addictions?

Ep 65: How to Take Addiction Recovery Seriously…Or Else!

Today on Sober Grind we’re talking about: Why some people don’t take recovery seriously. It causes people to relapse, and some times even worse. Why don’t people feel comfortable, and how do you begin to take recovery more seriously? Let’s talk about this! We welcome your thoughts and opinions! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery...

Read More

Ep 64: The Dangers of Vaping and Electronic Cigarettes

Today on Sober Grind We chat about the dangers of vaping and electronic cigarettes! It’s in the news and in your thoughts! So, let’s talk about this! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907...

Read More

Ep 63: Can Homelessness Actually Help Save An Addict’s Life?

Today on Sober Grind, we chat about interventions, enabling, and can homelessness actually help save an addicts life? Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us your topic ideas, questions, or if you’d...

Read More

Ep 63: Can Homelessness Actually Help Save An Addict’s Life?

Ep 62: Are You Offended by the Term, Substance Abuser?

Today we talk about common addiction terms, for instance, substance abuser. Does this term insult you? Or do you think it’s helpful?

Read More

Ep 61: Dating in the First Year of Sobriety: Good or Bad Idea?

Welcome back! Today we are discussing dating in sobriety. More importantly, dating within the first year of sobriety! This is talked about quite frequently, and there are a ton of varrying opinions!

Read More

Ep 60: Why Addicts Choose Drugs Over Love

Why Addicts Choose Drugs Over Love With the rising rates of drug addiction in our country, chances are you know someone or have a loved one who is struggling. According to the CDC, use of any illicit drugs has increased in every age bracket from 12 years old and up. But why do loved ones...

Read More

Ep 59: Emotional Sobriety – How Do I Get It?!

What is Emotional Sobriety? Emotional Sobriety is a term thrown around a lot in the recovery community. But what does that even mean, and do I need to have it? Emotional Sobriety is described as a state of mind that goes beyond just physical recovery, but mental and emotional recovery as well. Quitting drugs and...

Read More

Ep 58: How Cell Phones and Social Media Can Enable Drug Addiction

We chat about cell phones, social media, and how and why they can actually enable drug addiction! If you are a parent or loved one of an addict, this is an episode you do not want to miss!

Read More

Ep 58: How Cell Phones and Social Media Can Enable Drug Addiction

Ep 56: How social media can help in recovery…but be careful!

Today on the Sober Grind Pej and Austin delve into the realm of social media and how you can use as a tool to help you during your recovery.

Read More

Ep 56: How social media can help in recovery…but be careful!

Ep 55: What Different Drugs Are Like!

Today on Sober Grind Podcast, we discuss personal experiences with what different drugs effects are like.

Read More

Episode 53: Meth Addiction Stories

Meth Recovery Stories Recovery from Methamphetamine or Crystal Meth addiction is a feat that is worth celebrating. Meth is an incredibly dangerous drug and highly addictive. This episode of Sober Grind shares a wonderful Meth recovery story as well as what being addicted to meth is actually like. We hope this resource is helpful to...

Read More

Episode 53: Meth Addiction Stories

Episode 52: Don’t let your demons run you!

Today on Sober Grind, we chat about the demons that drug addiction bring out of us and how to not let these demons run you!

Read More

Episode 52: Don’t let your demons run you!

Episode 51: Alcoholism Vs Alcohol Abuse

Alcoholism vs Alcohol Abuse Alcoholism and alcohol abuse are commonly lumped into the same category, however it’s important to understand the differences. Truly understanding this will not only help you if you are struggling, but if you have a loved one who is struggling with alcohol you can better understand the situation.  Alcohol is the...

Read More

Episode 51: Alcoholism Vs Alcohol Abuse

Episode 50: Drug Addiction is Killing People!

Today on Sober Grind we chat about the sadness around drug addiction is killing people and how it is making people drop like flies!

Read More

Ep 49: Is Marijuana a Gateway Drug?

Today on Sober Grind we chat about Marijuana and more specifically, is Marijuana a gateway drug?

Read More

Ep 48: A drug is a drug is a drug is a drug

Today on Sober Grind we chat about the progression of drug use throughout the decades and how its changed.

Read More

Ep 47: How to Set New Years Resolutions and Actually Stick to Them

This episode is about how to set positive New Years resolutions, and actually stick to them! How to stay stopped in recovery!

Read More

Ep 47: How to Set New Years Resolutions and Actually Stick to Them

Ep 46: How to Stay Stopped in Recovery!

Today on Sober Grind we have a special guest. We chat about how to stay stopped in recovery!

Read More

Ep 45: Substance abuse in college and how it affects students

Substance Abuse in College Students in college are one of the largest groups of substance abusers In the United States. As many of us are introduced at a young age to drugs they seem more and more acceptable as a coping mechanism to stress and our surroundings. This article aims to help you better understand...

Read More

Ep 45: Substance abuse in college and how it affects students

Ep 44: How parents enable and the dangers of enabling your loved ones for addiction

Today on Sober Grind we talk about how parents enable and the dangers of enabling your loved ones for addiction.

Read More

Ep 44: How parents enable and the dangers of enabling your loved ones for addiction

Ep 43: Overcoming fears and getting uncomfortable

Today on Sober Grind we talk about overcoming fears and getting uncomfortable!

Read More

Ep 42: The Saddest Addiction Stories

Today we’re discussing the saddest addiction stories we’ve heard and seen. Would you like to share your story? Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us your topic ideas, questions, or if you’d...

Read More

Ep 41: This is what you lose from addiction

Today on Sober Grind, we chat about what you truly lose from drug addiction. This recovery podcast is for both families and those in active addiction. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907...

Read More

Ep 40: What nurtures peoples addictions?

Today on Sober Grind we chat about what what nurtures drug and alcohol addiction. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us your topic ideas, questions, or if you’d like to share...

Read More

Ep 39: Youth drug use – How different generations use drugs

Teen and youth drug use and experimentation is nothing new. It is however on the rise. According to the CDC, Alcohol, Marijuana, and Tobacco are the most abused drugs by teens currently. In high school, more and more teenagers are exposed to drugs and alcohol and it becomes tempting to try them.

Read More

Ep 39: Youth drug use – How different generations use drugs

Ep 38: Story of Recovery and Hope With Kale

Today on Sober Grind we have a very special guest! He shares his story of recovery from drug addiction to provide hope and inspiration! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us...

Read More

Ep 37: Examples of Integrity in Life and Recovery

Today’s Sober Grind episode is all about focusing on examples and building integrity in both life and in recovery! How are your moral principles? Do you think they need work? Our challenge to you to help you build integrity is to go out and do 5 helpful things for people today. Things that will make...

Read More

Ep 36: What Heroin Addiction is Like and How to Quit!

Heroin addiction and use has been a problem worldwide for many years. This article is about learning how to quit Heroin as well as understand why it is so addictive.

Read More

Ep 35: How do you know if you’re an alcoholic? And what to do about it!

Alcoholism isn’t talked about enough. Alcohol is regularly consumed by many, but how do you know if you’re an alcoholic? What are the warning signs that you should pay attention to? On this episode of Sober Grind, we explore what today’s alcoholic actually looks like and some warning signs of alcoholism! Sober Grind is an...

Read More

Ep 35: How do you know if you’re an alcoholic? And what to do about it!

Ep 34: Why is there a stigma attached to addiction?!

Today’s Sober Grind episode is about addressing the stigma attached to addiction and why some people look down on it and think that it can’t affect them. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907...

Read More

Ep 33: The biggest roadblocks that prevent people from asking for help

Today’s episode of Sober Grind is all about learning about and overcoming roadblocks that can prevent people from actually reaching out for help! Some of the topics included today will be: Why do families avoid seeking proper help for their loved ones? Why does the addict of alcoholic make it so difficult for themselves to...

Read More

Ep 33: The biggest roadblocks that prevent people from asking for help

Ep 32: Rock to Recovery with Wes Geer

Hi all we have an amazing live stream sober grind episode for you today, our guest is Wes Geer, former guitarist of Korn and co-founder of Hed PE. Today we will be talking about his Rock to Recovery program. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing...

Read More

Ep 31: The Opioid Epidemic – USA Vs. Europe

On this exciting episode of Sober Grind, we are joined by guest Julie-Ann Goode, LMFT! To discuss the Opioid Epidemic in the USA and Europe. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us...

Read More

Ep 30: What is Crisis Intervention With Scott H. Silverman

On this episode of Sober Grind we talk to Scott H. Silverman about what crisis coaching is and why it’s needed in the addiction recovery field! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email...

Read More

Ep 30: What is Crisis Intervention With Scott H. Silverman

Ep 29: How to overcome Adversity with Daniel Garza

This weeks episode is all about adversity and how to overcome it. Our guest Daniel G Garza has been an #HIV / #AIDS advocate since 2001, focusing on education. His participation in several committees, both in Texas and California have allowed him to gain experience in how culture, religion and demographics can impact the information,...

Read More

Ep 28: The Saddest Thing in Life is Wasted Talent

In this week’s episode, Pej and Austin talk with Rene about his recovery about how addiction hinders our talent from reaching our potential. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us your topic...

Read More

Ep 27: The Biggest Fear for Addicts and Alcoholics is…Asking for Help

Asking for help can be seen as the most difficult step in recovery because it’s the first thing we need to do. Whether we see there is an issue or not making that big decision to actually ask for help can be a scary thing to do! In this episode, we examine why that is...

Read More

Ep 27: The Biggest Fear for Addicts and Alcoholics is…Asking for Help

Ep 26: Fun Recovery Resources W/ Leonard Buschel

In today’s episode of Sober Grind, we talk with Leonard Lee Buschel about everything he’s doing in the recovery industry! From REEL Recovery Film Festival to experience strength and hope awards Leonard has been making a positive impact in the world! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics...

Read More

Ep 25: Addiction Does Not Discriminate

In this incredibly helpful episode, our hosts Pej and Austin discuss celebrity drug addiction and how addiction does not discriminate. With the recent unfortunate deaths of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade it is so important to discuss how addiction effects EVERYONE. Whether you are young, old, famous, wealthy, or anyone in between, addiction is an...

Read More

Ep 24: Warning Signs of Addiction

In this incredibly helpful episode, our hosts Pej and Austin discuss the warning signs of addiction! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907Email us your topic ideas, questions, or if you’d like to share...

Read More

Ep 23: The Joys of Sobriety

On this episode of Sober Grind we discuss the joys of sobriety! There are so many things in life to enjoy while sober! Join as we explore and inspire! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help...

Read More

Ep: 21 The Gift of Desperation

Today on Sober Grind, Pej and Austin discuss the gift of desperation and how it can help you seek recovery! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907Email us your topic ideas, questions, or if...

Read More

Ep 20: Addiction As A Family Disease

Is addiction a family disease? When does parenting become enabling? How can parents participate in recovery? If any of these questions are on your mind, you’re in the right place. On episode 20 of Sober Grind, Pej and Austin dive into these questions and more in hopes of bringing clarity and answers for families! Sober...

Read More

EP 19: The Opioid Epidemic

Today on the Sober Grind we discuss the Opioid epidemic! Join us as we jump into how it has become the most commonly used and abused drug in all of its forms, how people obtain it, get hooked, and why it’s so difficult to quit! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting...

Read More

Ep 17: Vicious Cycles, How Some People Stay In the Cycle of Addiction

Today on Sober Grind, we chat about the vicious cycle of addiction. Why are some people able to break out of the cycle while others can’t? Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907Email us...

Read More

Ep 17: Vicious Cycles, How Some People Stay In the Cycle of Addiction

Ep 16: Bad Friends and People Who Negatively Influence Us

This episode of Sober Grind is about how to handle bad friends and people who negatively influence us in life. Do you have a friend like this? Listen up! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery. Call today to get help...

Read More

Ep 15: Addiction and Alcoholism as a Family Disease

This episode of Sober grind is all about you and your family! We’re going to dive into the idea of alcoholism and addiction as a family disease. What is enabling and how to overcome it? The role of interventions, how families need to adapt and change, and much more! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery...

Read More

Ep 14: Addiction Relapse Prevention (Why is it so hard?!!)

In this episode of Sober Grind, we’ll be discussing: addiction relapse prevention and why the relapse rate for alcohol and drug use is so high! Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907 Email us...

Read More

Ep 13: The History of Drugs and Drug Use

In this episode of Sober Grind, we’ll be discussing the history of drugs and drug use throughout the United States. Why has drug use become so common? Sober Grind is an addiction recovery podcast dedicated to highlighting the most interesting topics and intriguing guests about all things recovery! Call today to get help with addiction: 800-387-6907...

Read More

Ep 12: What are support systems and identifying them!

In this episode of Sober Grind, we’ll be discussing: What is a support system and what do they provide? The importance of a support system How do you know if you’re a support system for someone, or if someone is using you as a support system? How can you support others? How do your peers...

Read More

Ep 11: The Journey of a Mother Who Lost Her Son to Addiction

In this special episode of Sober Grind, We talk with a mother who’s son lost the battle to addiction and how that impacted her life! Through the devastating loss of her son, it has fueled a mission within her to help others out who are going through similar experiences. Sober Grind is an addiction recovery...

Read More

Ep 11: The Journey of a Mother Who Lost Her Son to Addiction

Ep 10: How to resist triggers and form positive habits

Today we discuss, How to resist triggers and how to form positive habits in our lives! Thank you for listening to another episode of Sober Grind! If you learned something from this podcast or just simply had a good time, please consider subscribing and leaving us a review on Itunes or your favorite podcast platform!...

Read More

Ep 09: The Difference Between Your Own Recovery and Working in Recovery

Today we discuss, Working in the recovery industry while you yourself are in recovery. What overlaps? What is a NO-NO?! Listen to find out! Thank you for listening to another episode of Sober Grind! If you learned something from this podcast or just simply had a good time, please consider leaving us a review on...

Read More

Ep 09: The Difference Between Your Own Recovery and Working in Recovery

Ep 08: How to Get Back Into Recovery

Today we discuss, how to get BACK into recovery! Have you or someone you know gone through recovery and maybe have relapsed or found yourself slipping back into old habits? This is a must-listen then! Thank you for listening to another episode of Sober Grind! If you learned something from this podcast or just simply...

Read More