Season 4 ∨
#108: How Do I Distinguish Healthy Behavior VS Unhealthy Behavior With My Partner In Recovery?
Crystal's Question: "My partner and I are 6-ish months into treatment for porn addiction and betrayal trauma. I know very little about his triggers and preferences with his porn addiction. I haven't asked and he...View Episode
#106: I Am Frequently Exposed To My Partner’s Affair Partner How Do I Handle The Triggers?
Caller Susan: "I had never heard of Betrayal Trauma before listening to your podcasts. Four months ago I discovered my partner was in an emotional affair with a single female lady from our dance class group. Even...View Episode
#105: How Do I Balance Showing Empathy And Humility While Maintaining Masculinity?
The 2 Brothers dive into the dialectic of masculinity and where many people get hung up. We would love to have you as a guest on the podcast. Go to realtalkrecovery.com to submit your question and schedule your call!...View Episode
#104: How Can I Be More Empathetic To My Wife?
Byran's Question: "After listening to the "How do I break my walls down and trust him again" episode I would like to ask a question... In mine and my wife's situation I am the one who broke trust with her, obviously,...View Episode
#103: How Long Should I Wait For My Partner's Recovery?
Caller Question: "My question is about intimacy avoidance. My husband and I have been separated for 16 months now and 12 months of that has been in separate countries with the inability to see each other due to Covid....View Episode
#102: How Do You Move Forward If Your Partner Doesn't Acknowledge The Depths Of Your Pain?
Caller Question: "How do you move forward in your relationship when the SA tries to compare their addiction to your mental health struggles and make you equal perpetrators? I am so done and fed up with this...View Episode
#101: I'm Worried That My Husband's Femininity Is Attractive To Other Women
Caller Question: "I just listened to your latest episode, and I was left with a question. My husband had a pretty in-depth emotional affair. To the point that he and this woman had fantasized about leaving their...View Episode
REAL TALK RECOVERY #100: My Husband Is Acting Out With Other Men. How Do I Get Past That?
Caller Question: "My husband has acted out with men in the past, does that mean he is Gay? How can I move past the “ick” feeling that comes with that knowledge if I decide to stay in the relationship?" We would love...View Episode
REAL TALK RECOVERY #99: My Partner Has Lusted After My Friends. How Do I Manage Those Relationships Now?
Caller Question: "My husband disclosed three months ago that he is a sex addict. Specifically pornography and masturbation. We are in the thick of the work, and I acknowledge it’s early still. Here’s where I’m...View Episode
REAL TALK RECOVERY #98: My Partner's Words Don't Meet Up With His Actions. What Do I Do?
Caller Question: "Hi. I am struggling with this concept. If my husband really wanted to change and stop looking at porn/ talking to women, wouldn't he? I see him working with his counselor and 12 step but the...View Episode
REAL TALK RECOVERY #97: Is Fear Holding Me Back From Doing The Thing That I Know Is Right?
Caller Question: "I am in the process of filing for divorce. I feel it was the right decision, however now that I have been out of the situation that caused a nervous system overload, and as the hurt caused is...View Episode
Real Talk Recovery Ep 13: Healing after divorce from the tools of betrayal trauma with Ashlynn Mitchell
Brannon and Ashlynn are back again. This time talking about how healing from betrayal prepared Ashlynn to navigate divorce. After producing 200 episodes together. The Hosts of the Betrayed, The Addicted, and the...View Episode