Episode 57: Destructive Beginnings to Recovery and Strength with Rachel Vasquez

Episode 57 December 20, 2023 00:54:22
Episode 57: Destructive Beginnings to Recovery and Strength with Rachel Vasquez
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Episode 57: Destructive Beginnings to Recovery and Strength with Rachel Vasquez

Dec 20 2023 | 00:54:22

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Show Notes

Join Dr. Mei-Li Hennen in Episode 57 as she interviews Rachel Vasquez, a certified Substance Use Disorder Counselor working as a Clinical Manager at an outpatient facility with an awe-inspiring journey of resilience and personal transformation.

From a destructive path that began at the age of 12 to encounters with the criminal justice system by 22, Rachel's story takes a turn towards redemption when she decides to return to school at 37, ultimately graduating with a college degree. Having battled addiction for over two decades and now in recovery since 2014, Rachel shares her incredible journey and unwavering commitment to helping others overcome addiction, trauma, and grief.

In this episode, Rachel delves into her focus on potential, willingness, vulnerability, and surrender as crucial elements in her path to recovery and personal growth.

Tune in to explore Rachel's resilience and her passionate drive to make a positive impact, along with insightful thoughts on navigating the Holidays.

Don't miss this empowering episode that showcases the strength of the human spirit and the possibilities of a purposeful life.

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