The Addictionary Podcast

It’s Get Fit and Free Your Mind: Beyond AA with Kayla Lyons!

April 8, 2019

It's Get Fit and Free Your Mind: Beyond AA with Kayla Lyons! Kayla joins the show to share her story of resiliency through childhood sexual abuse and addiction to benzos plus how she found solace in sobriety beyond the 12-step community. Listen now to find out how Kayla built a “life worth living” and her take on multiple pathways to recovery.

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