Alumni Perspective: No Recovering Addict is an Island

Alumni Perspective: No Recovering Addict is an Island

by Tim (Sullivan) “And then my obsession to drink was lifted.” I’ve been in program for a couple of years now and have heard this said on a number of occasions by different people. I don’t question anyone who says it, but I do know that it hasn’t happened to me, at...

Video: How to ask for help, and why it’s awesome

In this episode we’re going to talk about something that’s hard for all of us to do: it can be so hard to ask for help. How do you do it, and why should you? We all need help — there’s no such thing as a self-made person; every single person that you...

Alumni Perspective: A Mugful of Humility

by Dale H. (Walker 1995) I knew I was in the right place when I heard another alcoholic share that he had both a superiority complex and an inferiority complex. That described how I’d felt all my life! Smarter than other people, but defective in some way. Always...

Video: Humility or Arrogance?

What does humility sound like? What does arrogance sound like? This short clip examines the difference. You can watch the full 48-minute video here. Renascent AlumniMembers of Renascent's alumni community carry the message by sharing their experiences and perspectives...