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Sicker Than Most
80 minutes | Jul 9, 2021
S.2Ep.13 Marissa talks getting high in SF, homelessness and how admitting powerlessness saved her life
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Marissa talks about her early years of drug addiction and how her addiction progressed. She opens up about her struggles early on with substances and how things only got worse in her life. She shares how it wasn't until a complete transformation of her idea of recovery, only then was she able to maintain sobriety.
72 minutes | Jun 4, 2021
S.2Ep.12 Devon W talks advocating for recovery, his experience with treatment and growing in sobriety
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Devon W from the board of CCAPP talks about all of his work that he does around advocating for addicts and alcoholics in the legislation and in treatment. He talks about his own recovery and his journey through recovery and his career in the treatment industry. He talks about how he works the 12 steps and how he was able to use more resources to enhance his recovery and grow his life.
86 minutes | May 7, 2021
S.2Ep.11 Flint talks about the depths of his pill addiction and Effective Treatment for Addiction
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Flindt talks about how bad his pharmaceutical addiction got and how he was able to get sober and finally overcome it. Our guest opens up about what life was like before getting sober and how much he has accomplished in his life as a result of getting sober and helping others get sober. He talks about how important treatment is for overcoming addiction and what effective addiction treatment looks like for someone who is trying to get sober. We go into what the opiate epidemic looks like today and how it is affecting the community and SO MUCH MORE on todays episode!
85 minutes | Apr 23, 2021
S.2Ep.10 Erik H talks drinking piss into perspective
In today's episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Erik H talks about his change in personality when he first started drinking and using. He opens out about his early years of using and all the trouble it landed him in. He shares about his road to recovery and how after multiple failed attempts to get sober he final sticks the landing. His first drink in sobriety was none other than his very own urine and how his life has only gotten better from there. He walks us through his experiences with dealing with death and loss in sobriety and how he is able to deal with it today. He explains how important perspective is in sobriety AND SO MUCH MORE on this weeks episode of SICKER THAN MOST!
56 minutes | Apr 10, 2021
S.2Ep.9 WE BACK!!!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST we come back from a 2 month long hiatus. We bring back a previous guest from season 1, Gavin, to discuss current topics such as staying sober through the pandemic along with discussing his progress in recovery and how so much has changed in the recovery community.
53 minutes | Jan 1, 2021
S.2Ep.8 Jeff talks robbing a pharmacy with a fire extinguisher and going to prison at the age of 19!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Jeff talks about his early days of using and how quickly his addiction took off and how fast he ended up getting in to rehab when he was 18 years old. He shares about his experience of going to college and how quickly his life spiraled out of control. He shares about his legendary story of attempting to rob a pharmacy with a fire extinguisher and how shorty after catching another case which led him to 13 months in prison. He talks about all the things he had to do in order to stay sober and maintain his sobriety.
64 minutes | Dec 18, 2020
S.2Ep.7 Tyler T talks about being in the Coast Guard to hitting rock bottom and his journey through sobriety
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Tyler T talks about how drinking and drugs landed him in some trouble and how he soon ended up in the Coast Guard. He talks about what life looked like after leaving the armed forces and how he hit rock bottom. He shares his experience of being in a 16 month long inpatient rehab where he found God and how, sobriety through God has forever changed his life in a positive light.
63 minutes | Nov 28, 2020
S.2Ep.6 Tami talks about her journey through her sons addiction/recovery and her view on addiction and treatment
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Tami talks about her experience with her son who was a heroin addict and how she struggled to get him help throughout the years and talks about the lengths she went through to get him help. She opens up about her views on addiction treatment and how other countries have made chances and helped a lot of suffering addicts recover. She talks about how through helping her son she found a passion for helping other addicts and is currently working at a treatment facility.
59 minutes | Oct 30, 2020
S.2Ep.5 Connor talks relapse, finally surrendering, meeting his dad for the first time in sobriety!
In today's episode of SICKER THAN MOST, our guest Conner talks about what his life was like growing up in Los Altos, CA with his adopted parents. He opens up about early character defects and how they manifested in his early drinking and using. He talks about his progression from weed and liquor to Cocaine and what led him to his downfall with heroin. He talks about moving coast to coast in order to get sober and how, by finally surrendering, he was able to maintain his sobriety. He talked about how after being sober for a couple years he was able to connect with his biological father and how God works in his life today.
91 minutes | Oct 24, 2020
S.2Ep.4 Dom talks about how to achieve a solid foundation in recovery! & Getting sober at 19yrs old
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Dom talks about what life was like growing up in a family were drinking is normalized and recovery/alcoholism is not talked about. He opens up about how at such an early age his drinking was rationalized by the people in his life. He shares about how after getting into college it wasn't very long before his drinking caught up with him and landed him in a state of incomprehensible demoralization at the age of 19 years old. He talk about all the things it took for him to build a solid foundation in recovery and how others can do the same to achieve long term sobriety.
72 minutes | Aug 14, 2020
S.2Ep.3 Peter talks... selling his moms dog, stealing TV's and getting sober in a 16month Inpatient Program
In today's episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Peter talks about how his addiction started from being the life of the party in his small home town to eventually ending up strung out on the streets TAKING ON THE WORLD ONE SACK AT A TIME!!! He opens up about his journey with finding god through his struggles and how he finally got his AH-HA moment in the depths of his addiction. He's got story's about his days of simple shop lifting to stealing TV's from Walmart and inevitably selling his moms dog on craigslist for dope money. And he gets real with his finally time in treatment and how he turned his life around!
68 minutes | Jul 3, 2020
S.2Ep.2 Ariana Talks about recovery, healing trauma, and traveling the world sober!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Ariana talks about how she was able to get sober at a young age. She shares her story with trauma and how she was able to heal from it and better herself through it. She talks about her many worldly travels from backpacking in Spain to teaching in France to learning yoga in Bali. She is a true testament to the fact that once you get sober you can accomplish anything you set your mind to!!!
63 minutes | Jun 26, 2020
S.2Ep.1 David starts season 2 off strong with his story of overcoming addiction at such a young age!!!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest David starts off season 2 with many great stories of how bad someones addiction can get wile living that college life. He speaks about depression and how that goes hand in hand with addiction, along with how he inevitably hit rock bottom and how through the help of an intervention he was able to break free of the insanity of addiction and life his best life!
104 minutes | May 29, 2020
#30 SEASON FINALE!!!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST we brought on a friend from earlier on in the season to help rap this incredible season up. We talk about what some obstacles were for us during the quarantine and how life as been since last episode we go off on many different tangents but the bottom line is we want to thank you all from the bottom of our hearts for an amazing first season! many more to come!
55 minutes | Apr 10, 2020
#29 Tony R talks about his spiritual journey throughout his life and how spiritually works for him today!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Tony R talks about his struggles with drugs and alcohol and how even at an early age he tried to use spiritually to help him stay sober. He opens up about how his understanding and spiritual growth has changed throughout his life and how he uses his spiritual life to keep him sober today!
69 minutes | Mar 27, 2020
#28 Thomas talks, character defects, the MEANING of relapse and true freedom through a higher power!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST, our friend Thomas talks about how at an early age his signs of alcoholism presented its self. He talks about how his disease progressed to a rock bottom which got him got sober back in 95'. He gets open and honest with us about how he relapsed after having 13 years sober and the depths in which it took him. He talks about how he current has 11 years sober and how he maintains his sobriety on a day to day basis.
128 minutes | Mar 20, 2020
#27 Ernesto Talks being shot at by family, Getting Addicted to Drugs and finding Salvation Through JESUS CHRIST
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our guest Ernesto talks about growing up with families that were at war, Talks about getting raided by the police and going to prison. He shares about how he got sober and got his daughter back, He explains how he got addicted to drugs after he was sober for quite some time and how it took a miracle of God to get sober again. AMEN!
54 minutes | Mar 13, 2020
#26 Megan talks about what addiction looks like from the perspective of a family member of the addict
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our friend Megan talks about what she went through with parents who struggled with addiction and alcoholism and how it affected her. She explains her view on the disease of addiction and how it looks from the eyes of a family member of an addict.
90 minutes | Mar 6, 2020
#25 Tyler talks being homeless, getting himself arrested to get clean!
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our friend Tyler talks about how he went from good kid/soccer player to being homeless. He shares with us all his crazy stories in the streets and in and out of jail and treatment center. He explains what his final straw was before he finally got clean and what lengths he had to go to get help. He even went as far as breaking police department windows.
47 minutes | Feb 21, 2020
#24 Cherine talks getting sober young working threw trauma and being free from the past
In todays episode of SICKER THAN MOST our friend Cherine talks about getting sober at a young age and her journey threw early sobriety and learning how to live herself she talks about trauma she went threw in life and how she had to work threw it to become the person she is today.
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