The Brighter Side of Recovery: October 3, 2015 – Rosemary O’Connor “A Sober Mom’s Guide to Recovery” & Sage Gallon “Painter, Photographer and Spoken Word Artist”
Welcome to the Brighter Side of Recovery sponsored by SOBA Recovery Center! Finally, a radio show that not only tackles the brighter side of addiction, recovery, and mental health, but a show with the answers for the family, friends, and those who love an addict. Kim Pagano is your host, and she is a radio host, motivational speaker, mother of four, and so much more… Sherry Gaba is a psychotherapist and the go-to expert for addiction and recovery, and Jennifer Chastain is a concerned mom looking for the answers to all of your questions.
Rosemary O’Connor brings her many years of experience working with women in recovery to addressing the key life issues mothers face at all stages of their recovery path in her book A Sober Mom’s Guide to Recovery. It provides advice with the inspiring stories of recovering moms, including the author’s, to offer guidance on over fifty vital topics, including stress, relapse, relationships, sex and intimacy, spirituality, shame, gratitude, dating, and, of course, parenting.
Sage Gallon is a painter, photographer and spoken word artist from New York, living and working in Los Angeles. Born in Long Island, Sage started drawing before he could write and acting before he could spell. His art emulates from his unique ability to see beauty in everything. Sagehas appeared on Huffington Post surrounding his Crack(s) series that is a heartbreaking honest depiction of one man’s addiction and his humanity.