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Hooked: The Unexpected Addicts

Two women of substance, Melissa Rice and Jade Wye, debunk the stereotype of addicts and guide you through the highs and lows of addiction and recovery.

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  • 07.10.2020
    47 MB
    49:17
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    Celebrating Visible Recovery

    In the final episode, Melissa and Jade speak to two people who celebrate visible recovery and are committed to making a difference.

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  • 30.09.2020
    43 MB
    44:58
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    Codependency

    Melissa and Jade look at codependency and how to treat it if it becomes problematic.

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  • 23.09.2020
    48 MB
    50:34
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    Sex and porn addiction

    Melissa and Jade explore sex and porn addiction. They talk to two recovering sex and porn addicts about misconceptions, their lived experiences and how to manage it.

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  • 09.09.2020
    53 MB
    55:16
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    Routes To Recovery

    TV personality and entrepreneur Spencer Matthews talks about the way he got sober as Melissa and Jade explore different ways people achieve recovery.

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  • 08.09.2020
    41 MB
    43:29
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    Gaming

    Melissa and Jade speak to Cam Adair about his gaming addiction and why he founded a support community for video game addiction.

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  • 08.09.2020
    40 MB
    41:48
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    Cultural Barriers

    Melissa and Jade hear about cultural barriers faced in addiction and recovery.Mindset coach Africa Brooke shares her story of getting help in recovery as a woman of colour.Plus, Ricky Bhandal discusses the barriers he's seen as a substance misuse consultant with over 15 years experience.

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  • 08.09.2020
    52 MB
    54:43
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    Mental health

    Melissa & Jade talk about managing mental health & addiction. Actor & comedian Joe Tracini describes how being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder affects his life.If you need support with mental health, help and support is available: https://bbc.in/2FBttik

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  • 08.09.2020
    48 MB
    50:15
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    Social Media

    Melissa and Jade talk about social media usage and how it can become problematic. They speak to Danny Bowman who at one point was taking 200 selfies a day for his social channels.

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  • 08.09.2020
    40 MB
    41:59
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    Relapse

    Melissa and Jade talk about relapse and speak to Holly Sexton, a recovery worker who works with clients to help them understand their addiction and triggers, whilst supporting those who've relapsed.

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  • 08.09.2020
    42 MB
    44:12
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    Lockdown

    Melissa and Jade talk about recovery in lockdown, plus Alcohol Change UK join the pod to discuss how lockdown's affected drinking habits and how to spot potential problems.

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  • 08.09.2020
    42 MB
    44:10
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    Your Stories

    Melissa and Jade hear some of your stories and speak to listeners Chris and Grace about their recovery.

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  • 08.09.2020
    40 MB
    42:23
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    Children of Addicts

    Melissa and Jade speak to Josh Connolly about being a child of an addict and the affect it had on him growing up and his own problem drinking.

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  • 08.09.2020
    37 MB
    39:23
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    Employment

    Melissa and Jade speak to Jason Baker who started a company to help addicts get back into work.

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  • 08.09.2020
    28 MB
    30:02
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    Drugs in prisons

    Melissa and Jade speak to Viv, a former prisoner who talks about drug use in prisons and how to get help and treatment.

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  • 08.09.2020
    28 MB
    29:21
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    Chemsex

    Melissa and Jade learn about chemsex from a former addict and find out what help is available.

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  • 08.09.2020
    35 MB
    37:05
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    Prescription drugs

    Melissa and Jade speak to Nicki who was addicted to prescription drugs for 20 years. She tells them how there's been an increase in awareness around the addiction.

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  • 08.09.2020
    36 MB
    38:18
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    Sober Christmas

    Melissa and Jade talk about what Christmas used to be like for them in active addiction and now how they manage to enjoy it in recovery.

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  • 08.09.2020
    34 MB
    35:26
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    Sober dating

    Melissa and Jade talk about what it's like to start dating after you get clean and sober, and they get the male perspective from journalist Alex Cooper.

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  • 08.09.2020
    51 MB
    53:21
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    Friends and Family

    Melissa speaks to her sister Rebecca and Jade talks to her friend Kathy about how their addictions affected the people close to them. The girls also speak to the step mum of Amy Winehouse, Jane, about the foundation set up in Amy’s memory.

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  • 08.09.2020
    41 MB
    43:42
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    What do you do for fun?

    DJ Fat Tony talks to Melissa and Jade about the misconceptions about recovering addicts and the things people say to them.

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  • 08.09.2020
    35 MB
    36:32
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    Food addiction

    Jade and Melissa speak to a psychotherapist who specialises in addiction and Bibi, who's suffered with food addiction since she was a child.

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  • 08.09.2020
    37 MB
    39:06
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    Rehab

    Melissa and Jade talk about their time in rehab and what to do if you need to access help with an addiction.

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  • 08.09.2020
    45 MB
    47:36
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    Gambling

    Former England and Arsenal captain Tony Adams talks about his alcoholism and setting up the charity Sporting Chance. Singer Amy Wadge describes how music helps her recovery.

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  • 08.09.2020
    44 MB
    46:46
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    Why don’t you just stop?

    Melissa and Jade talk about the secrecy of addiction with Mandy Ogunmokun - the founder of the Treasures Foundation who helps hundreds of vulnerable women.

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  • 08.09.2020
    38 MB
    39:36
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    Addiction: a disease or is it self-inflicted?

    Former Blue Peter presenter Richard Bacon joins Melissa and Jade to talk about his own history with drugs and alcohol as they ask whether addiction is a disease or self-inflicted.

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  • 08.09.2020
    48 MB
    50:40
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    The Rock Bottom

    Melissa and Jade talk about hitting their rock bottom and how it was the start of their recovery from alcohol and drug addiction.

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  • 08.09.2020
    3 MB
    03:14
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    Hooked: the preview

    Drink, drugs, addiction - it can happen to anyone. Melissa and Jade share their stories of incredible highs, to the rock bottom lows and will be joined by guests along the way.

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