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    Utah man recounts how his wife’s alcohol addiction almost cost them everything

    For Alan Richards, losing both his job and his house in the same year was incredibly difficult. But he says it couldn’t compare to the pain of almost losing his wife to alcohol addiction throughout it all. He recently joined the ‘Project Recovery’ podcast to tell the story of a disease that would plague his […]
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    Utah mother describes overcoming alcohol, pill addiction

    For many Utahns, the concept of getting married at 19 years old is the next step in life. But for Amy McAllister, director of nursing at Ardu Recovery Center in Provo, it was the start of a life-changing alcohol and pill addiction. She recently joined the ‘Project Recovery’ podcast to tell her story of overcoming […]
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    Five incredibly useful tips to help prevent opioid misuse

    Opioids, at their core, are meant to help relieve pain. With the help of a health care provider’s direction, they can be very effective and helpful at managing that pain. Unfortunately, opioid misuse has become very common over the past 15 years and has left the nation attempting to repair the damage done during the […]
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    Former addict overcomes decades of drug, alcohol abuse

    Christian Smith is a man of many faces. He’s a grandpa, a graduate of the University of Utah and an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. But he’ll admit: one of his worst faces is that of a former addict. Smith joined the ‘Project Recovery’ podcast to detail how decades […]
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    ‘I just wanted to be better’: Utah woman details experience with heroin addiction

    Lauren Llewellyn’s heroin addiction had become so bad she was on the verge of losing everything. She was without her son and feeling completely hopeless and empty. She knew she had to get high. Inside her parent’s home, who graciously took her in, she went into the bathroom downstairs to curb her fix. In her […]
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    Utah doctor details his history with heroin and cocaine addiction

    Dr. Robert Simpson is the medical director for Utah Addiction Medicine and is known for his work in harm reduction surrounding addiction — only after he beat his own heroin and cocaine addiction. Growing up with big ambitions “I began shooting heroin and cocaine at about 19-years-old … I went through college. I was addicted […]
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    Utah man moves forward after years of pornography addiction

    A lack of communication coupled with a surging curiosity had led Jason Mauchley to hold on to a dark secret — he was addicted to pornography. Mauchley was 26-years-old and on the verge of celebrating one of the greatest days of his life. He was about to marry the woman he had fallen in love […]
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    From Adderall to “huffing” canned air; a Utah man’s journey with addiction

    Adderall addiction comes in many forms. For Spencer Nicholas though, it came in the form of a path to normalcy. “I can remember the exact day that it actually started to take effect for me … I could actually sit down and I could listen to the teacher talk. My face would be in my […]
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    Utah man survives drug use, self-inflicted gunshot wound

    When Casey Tucker was a child, the concept of drug use was not uncommon. He grew up with a mother who allowed drugs in the household and the two of them had very little money. According to Casey, the two rarely got along, which led to violence in the household. His mother often beat him […]
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    Guide for staying on the path to recovery during the holiday events

    The holidays can be an incredibly merry time full of gifts, great food, and even better people. But it can also be a time of stress, anxiety, and depression, especially for those who are struggling with a substance abuse disorder. In order to better prepare everyone involved, Casey Scott and Dr. Matt Woolley of the […]

Television and radio personality Casey Scott has taken the first step – he’s confronting addiction. Now what? Join Casey on his journey to being a better person, one day at a time, on Project Recovery, new from KSL Podcasts.

With the expert help of licensed psychologist Dr. Matt Woolley, Casey’s struggle may remind you of your own. Whether you’re addicted to alcohol, drugs, social media, fast food, pornography- this podcast won’t make you stop.

That’s up to you. But if you want help, or you want to help someone you love, subscribe for free to Project Recovery wherever you get your podcasts.

Dr. Matt Woolley is a licensed clinical psychologist and assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah. He specializes in anxiety, personality, cognitive, and learning disorders. He works with individuals and families on these and other challenging issues every day.

Trained in meditation and mindfulness, Dr. Matt deploys both traditional techniques and modern mindfulness applications with professional athletes and business executives and individuals with addictions. He is a regular guest on TV, radio, and podcasts as well as a writer and public speaker. He and Casey have been friends for eight years.

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