Season 4 ∨
#169: Is There Life After Divorce? ( + A Big Announcement )
*ANNOUNCEMENT* This is the last time we'll be posting the Real Talk Recovery episodes to the BAE podcast feed. If you'd like to listen to more of the Real Talk Recovery podcast and hear the full episodes, you can...View Episode
#166: Am I A Bad Person Or Is It Just My Addiction
Caller Andrew's Question: "My behavior regarding my addiction was so different than the rest of my life. How do I tell what was addiction/avoidance attachment and what was really me and is in my...View Episode
#164: What Do I Do If My Partner Refuses To Own Their Own Stuff
The 2 brothers talk about the power of self-reflection and what to do when your partner is not accountable to themself. Brannon Patrick, "The Expert", is co-founder of Therapy Utah (therapyutah.org). You can follow...View Episode
#162: I Hold Prominent Positions At Church And At Work, I Have A Pornograpy Problem, And The Shame Is Eating Me Alive
The 2 brothers discuss the shame cycle that can come from having a problem with pornography, especially for those who have an expectation of being perfect. Brannon Patrick, "The Expert", is co-founder of Therapy...View Episode
#160 How Can Sex Addiction And Recovery Create An Unhealthy Power Dynamic In Our Relationship?
The 2 brothers talk about how sex addiction and recovery can affect the power dynamic in a relationship. Brannon Patrick, "The Expert", is co-founder of Therapy Utah (therapyutah.org). You can follow Brannon on...View Episode
#158 To Share Or Not To Share? That Is The Question!
Caller Sam's question: I have been in recovery for the past 3.5 years. I am 41 with a wife and 5 kids. I was in a very dark place before finding recovery. One of the things that helped pull me from that dark place...View Episode
#156: What Is Covert Incest And How Has It Affected My Addiction?
Caller Claire's Question: "I am 8 months into recovery and doing really well. Can you discuss the difference between PTSD, anxiety and shame and how they manifest in the body? I am still not fully processing these...View Episode
#154: I Feel Like My Recovery Is Improving But My Relationship Is Struggling. What Now?
Caller Ben's Question: "How do I hold space for my betrayed partner when they continue to respond with anger and distancing?" Tyler Patrick, "The Wandering Therapist", is co-founder of Love Strong (lovestrong.com), a...View Episode
#152: What Valuable Lesson Did Garth Brooks Teach Brannon About Life?
Brannon shares some stories and background about how Garth Brooks has impacted his life in a positive way. This one might seem squirrely but has some really good principles about living life fully. Tyler Patrick, "The...View Episode
#150: How Do I Break The Chain And Not Raise Addicts Myself?
Caller Jesslyn's Question: "How do I stay healthy and make good boundaries, as well as stop unhealthy mentality and cycles during family, get togethers with people who confuse rigidity for righteousness and not get...View Episode
#148: Are There Certain Ideologies In Addiction Treatment That Are Barriers To Recovery?
Caller Adam's Question: "Hey! I'm a recovering SLA and by day I'm a physiotherapist. I was really intrigued when listening to an episode and B got really worked up when he talked about his first mentor in couples...View Episode
#146: How Do I Live Day To Day But Still Visualize Change For The Future?
Brannon and Tyler discuss the dialectic of Being vs Becoming and how to find the proper balance between the 2. Tyler Patrick, "The Wandering Therapist", is co-founder of Love Strong (lovestrong.com), a...View Episode