Q: What is the most rewarding part of being on staff at The Recovery Center Intensive Outpatient Program?
When we lose a patient to overdose or suicide.
Q: Do people really recover from drug and alcohol addiction?
Yes! Addiction and Alcoholism Treatment is hard work and requires a lot of willingness and surrender, but you can be set free of addiction. (John 8:36)
Q: Do you have any pets?
Two cats (Bob & Jack) and a Boxer (Lucy). We wanted to get some goats, but my wife and I seem to disagree on their ultimate purpose (My Wife = pets and maybe milk; Me = Dinner).
Q: What are the most common barriers to recovery you see people face in early on in their treatment?
Letting go of your old lifestyle and relationships, spiritual barriers, cravings, withdrawal (Heroin and Prescription Drugs), emotional pain, depression, and anxiety.
Q: What is your favorite restaurant?
Rocky & Carlo’s in Chalmette
Q: What lead you to work in the addiction recovery field?