Montare Media presents this week’s episode of the Discover U Podcast: Conscious Recovery- a Roadmap Back to Your Essential Self.
JD Kalmenson, CEO of Montare Behavioral Health, a growing mental and behavioral health company in Southern California, interviews addiction treatment specialist TJ Woodward.
TJ Woodward is an author, speaker, teacher, minister, and creator of The Conscious Recovery Method, a groundbreaking, effective approach to viewing and treating addiction focusing on the underlying root causes and false beliefs that drive destructive patterns, while providing clear steps to lasting healing. The method consists of both residential and outpatient interactive groups and individual spiritual counseling sessions. TJ is the founding minister of Agape Bay Area in Oakland, CA and is the author of two books: Conscious Being: Awakening to Your True Nature and Conscious Recovery: A Fresh Perspective on Addiction.In 2018, he was given the honor of being selected as a thought-leader on wholehearted.org along with Brene Brown and Dr. Gabor Mate.
Host Kalmenson is the CEO/Founder of Renewal Health Group, a family of addiction treatment centers, and Montare Behavioral Health, a luxury brand of mental health treatment facilities in Southern California. Kalmenson is a Yale Chabad Scholar, a skilled facilitator, teacher, counselor, and speaker, who has provided chaplain services to prisons, local groups and remote villages throughout the world. His diverse experience as a rabbi, chaplain, and CEO has inspired his passion and deep understanding of the necessity of effective mental health treatment and long-term sobriety.