Twenty million American adults and children struggle with substance abuse. Chris Grosso has struggled with addiction for years, bringing a spiritual approach to his efforts. He strives to aid others, and he can be an inspiration to anyone struggling with addiction or a source of wisdom and compassion for anyone who wants to understand those strugglers. Yet, as he explains here in painful detail, he suffered a scary relapse since he last appeared on Inspirations. He talks about the challenges all addicts face, and the strategies that can help support recovery.
Chris Grosso is a public speaker, writer, recovering addict, spiritual director, and author of Indie Spiritualist: A No Bullshit Exploration of Spirituality and Everything Mind: What I've Learned About Hard Knocks, Spiritual Awakening and the Mind-Blowing Truth of it All. He writes for ORIGIN Magazine, Huffington Post, and Mantra Yoga + Health Magazine, and has spoken and performed at Wanderlust Festival, Yoga Journal Conference, Sedona World Wisdom Days, Kripalu, and more.