After Life Behind Bars, Addict Finds Hope In An East Tennessee Kitchen
Three-Part Audio Series
The TruckBeat team took the truck out to Cornerstone of Recovery, an addiction-treatment center in East Tennessee, to learn about some of the different perspectives on recovery. How does addiction treatment work? Why is relapse often part of recovery?
Part One: If They Could Stop, They Would Stop
In part one, producer Matt Shafer Powell sits down with Dr. Kip Wenger, who talks about some of the medical challenges involved in treating addiction.
Part Two: Jason's Story
In part two, Jess tells us the story of Jason Goodman. After years of abusing cocaine and methamphetamine, Goodman says he's finally found a new life in recovery.
Part Three: Full Circle
In part three, we meet Bubba Grassick and Celeste Webb, and hear how recovery from addiction has changed their perspectives on themselves and others.