A Story of Hope: Overcoming Bipolar Disorder, Alcoholism and a Drug Addiction

If you are a parent who is hoping and praying for your young adult to come to a point of wellness in spite of a mental health issue and various addictions, then this podcast is for you!  And if you are someone who is struggling with a co-occuring diagnosis, this podcast is filled with hope just for you!  

Alycia’s story is quite compelling and definitely a story of hope! Suffering from bipolar disorder and an alcohol and drug addiction Alycia has come a long ways to today and living well in spite of the challenges.  Hear her story on the edition of Fresh Hope Today- empowering people to live well in spite of a mental health challenge from a Christian Mental Health perspective.

Alycia has lost over 100 pounds. And will be graduating from college in December 2014.  She plans getting her mater’s degree.

Pastor Brad Hoefs, host of Fresh Hope Today, is the founder of Fresh Hope Ministries, a network of Christian mental health support groups for those who have a diagnosis and their loved ones. In other words, Fresh Hope is a Christian mental health support group.

Brad was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1995. He is a weekly blogger for www.bphope.us (Bipolar Magazine). He is also a certified peer specialist and has been doing pastoral counseling since 1985.

Brad is also the author of Fresh Hope: Living Well in Spite of a Mental Health Diagnosis, which is a available on Amazon or at: www.FreshHopeBook.com

If you are interested in more information about Fresh Hope go to: www.FreshHope.us or email info@FreshHope.us or call 402.932.3089.

For a complete list of where Fresh Hope groups are presently meeting go to: www.FreshHope.us and click on “find a group“.

If you are interested in starting a Fresh Hope group within you faith-community setting contact Julie at: Julie@FreshHope.us

Fresh Hope Today is a production of Fresh Hope Ministries. Fresh Hope Ministries is a non-profit ministry.  The copyrights of this program belong to Fresh Hope Ministries and may not be duplicated with out written permission.

All of the podcasts of Fresh Hope Today as well as numerous other videos are all available on our YouTube channel: FreshHopeNetwork.

Fresh Hope Today is also available on iTunes and Stitcher Radio.

 

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