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Finding Motivation & Inspiration – New Facebook Group Launched


The transition from surviving to thriving requires community. If you are in recovery from addiction or simply stuck in a state of mediocrity, I invite you to join me in the new Facebook Group launched yesterday called “The Inspiration Community“. … Continue reading

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“From Under the Rock” by Forest Benedict, M.A., SATP-C, LifeSTAR of the Central Valley


“Taking some of these measures was like killing off part of me, they were so much against my natural inclinations.” (Sexaholics Anonymous, 2001, p. 167) The true story of Aron Ralston’s near-death experience in a canyoneering accident was vividly portrayed … Continue reading

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LifeSTAR of the Central Valley Recovery Testimony – Part 2


Finding my motivation My motivation came through my oldest daughter. As our first child, she was always very special to me. The year I started my journey to real recovery was the year she was to be baptized. More than … Continue reading

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What’s your reason for changing your life?


Family? Partner? Children? Yourself? A better future?

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