How the Hell Did I Get Here from There?!

Episode 9: Brian McCauley, Program Coordinator of FRAT (First Responder Addictions Treatment) at Livengrin

September 09, 2021 Dr. Yvonne Kaye / Bryan McCauley Season 1 Episode 9
How the Hell Did I Get Here from There?!
Episode 9: Brian McCauley, Program Coordinator of FRAT (First Responder Addictions Treatment) at Livengrin
Show Notes

This week's guest is Bryan McCauley, Program Coordinator for FRAT (First Responder Addictions Treatment) which is a program that sits within the general community at Livengrin, Philadelphia’s premier addiction recovery service since 1966.   FRAT is dedicated to helping former police, fire and  EMS workers as well as veterans, among others.   

The programs offered at Livengrin help people achieve lasting and meaningful recovery over substance abuse.  They offer a holistic and personalized approach in its treatment of alcohol and drug addiction. Since 1966, they have carefully and confidentially assisted countless individuals determined to overcome their drug dependencies. In doing so, they have also given them the hope and promise of a new tomorrow.

Bryan shares his own personal journey not only of how he became Program Coordinator of the FRAT program,  but how he benefited as a patient and what he learned from the process.  Through it all, he found his calling while helping those who have served so courageously to find hope.

To find out more about Livengrin and the FRAT program, https://livengrin.org
You can reach Bryan on his cell at 267.228.4466
At his office 215.638.5200 x 1145
Or via e-mail: [email protected]


Dr. Yvonne Kaye
A survivor of the Second World War, Dr. Yvonne Kaye uses her experiences in working with people in emotional pain, grief and loss, believing in the spiritual power of humor as a healing tool.

Dr. Kaye has been in the field of human service for many years, encountering extraordinary people whose courage has amazed her. Her passion is offering enrichment in life, mentally and emotionally, to those who have no concept of their own creativity.

This weekly podcast will include everything from laughter roaring to covering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).  Anything goes.

 Thank you to Colin Kaye for providing the musical soundtrack of our show!

To learn more about Dr. Kaye, visit https://www.yvonnekayewisdom.com

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