Every person’s path to recovery is unique. At this faith based treatment center in San Juan Capistrano, California people are overcoming their addictions by being a part of a community. Continue reading Called From Darkness – Courage to Change
The people in Northern New Mexico are experiencing a steep increase in the number of fatal overdoses from heroin. Pedro Herrera, a community organizer, is working through rehabilitation centers and suffering families to raise the level of awareness and involvement to provide more addiction services and grief counseling to families. Continue reading Called From Darkness – Mexican Black Spider
Lou lost her teen son to drug addiction and now runs a center for addicted teens in New Mexico. Continue reading Called From Darkness – A mother’s loss ignites a passion for helping addicted teens.
Scott Strode is the CEO and founder of Phoenix MultiSport a non profit fitness club out to transform the loneliness of post acute withdrawal by introducing community and physical activity. Thousands of people attend this gym for free each year and reclaim their identity. Continue reading Called From Darkness – A gym owner’s mission to give those with addiction disorder the opportunity to thrive.
Richard Rohr is a Franciscan priest an author and founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation. We interviewed him for our new film “Called from Darkness.” In the interview he discusses love, forgiveness and opportunities for transformation brought about through the suffering that people go through in post acute withdrawal. Continue reading Called From Darkness – Love, Forgiveness and Opportunities for Transformation
A mother’s perspective on having her only daughter caught up in addiction and the spiritual strength it took for this family to ask for help. Continue reading Called From Darkness – A Mother’s Perspective
David Petersen, LCSW-LAC is a heroin intervention specialist who shared his story of spiritual liberation from heroin for our new film Called from Darkness. Continue reading Called From Darkness – An intervention specialist’s own story of triumph over heroin.
“Called from Darkness” is the title of the new documentary we have just begun. Our first filming day was at the North West Indian Treatment Center where Native American people are provided with in- patient services and culturally consistent opportunities for spiritual growth. Bringing people back into community is the antidote to despair and loneliness. Continue reading Called from Darkness