Josh Tilton

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Josh Tilton is a digital content producer at KSL NewsRadio. Contact him at jtilton@ksl.com.

How one man went from eleven years of sobriety to becoming addicted again

How one man's battle with depression and general anxiety laid the groundwork for a resurging alcohol addiction after experiencing eleven years of sobriety.
2 years ago

Utah actor and producer discusses addiction recovery

SALT LAKE CITY — Thirteen years have passed since Utah actor and producer Michael Birkeland hit his “rock bottom” and now he’s using his past to help others start their own road to recovery. He recently joined the Project Recovery podcast to tell his story of substance abuse and how he was able to curb […]
2 years ago

Utah Life Coach uses past addiction as motivation to help others

Overcoming addiction can still bring a lot of pain and anguish while on the road to recovery but one Life Coach in Utah is hoping to change that.
2 years ago

Ogden gym unveils unique recovery program for recovering addicts

Frank Jameson, a Life Coach for School of Addiction Recovery (SOAR), joined the Project Recovery podcast to explain the steps the non-profit organization is taking to change addiction recovery.
2 years ago

Utah non-profit changing the way we look at addiction recovery

One Utah non-profit organization is hoping to break the stigma of addiction and change the way we look at addiction recovery through unity.
2 years ago

Where to turn in a time of crisis for someone struggling with addiction

For those who are struggling with a substance abuse disorder, many current events can truly lead to a time of crisis with potentially deadly outcomes.
2 years ago

Utah motivational speaker trying to spread substance abuse awareness after addiction took everything

A Utah motivational speaker is trying to spread substance abuse awareness after losing everything and becoming homeless due to addiction.
2 years ago

How guided meditation can help ease anxiety during the pandemic

Frequently practicing guided meditation is proving to be a helpful resource in combating the insane levels of stress during the COVID-19 pandemic.
2 years ago

Utah mother tells her story of coping after losing a daughter to a fentanyl overdose

A mother should never have to grieve losing a daughter from a fentanyl overdose but that's exactly where Charla Bocchicchio found herself in 2016.
2 years ago

Utah woman fighting to innovate recovery after addiction

One Utah woman is working to change the way former addicts look at recovery after addiction to help fight off the possibility of relapse.
2 years ago

4 ways to promote better mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 rise past 4,300 in Utah, many are dealing with stressors that may affect your mental health.
2 years ago

Utah foundation spreading kindness after tragedy

One Utah foundation is turning tragedy into a community-building opportunity by spreading kindness and raising awareness surrounding suicide prevention.
2 years ago

‘Adventure therapy’ is a new form of therapy helping recovering addicts in Utah

A new program is innovating the way recovering addicts can stay sober with the use of 'adrenaline adventure therapy.'
3 years ago

Utah woman describes how years of abuse led to an alcohol addiction

Lorie Warburton can trace her years of alcohol abuse to the age of five-years-old — the same age when her father began to abuse her.
3 years ago

Utah man recounts how his wife’s alcohol addiction almost cost them everything

Alan Richards lost his job and his house in the same year but it couldn't compare to the pain of losing his wife to alcohol addiction because of it.
3 years ago

Utah mother describes overcoming alcohol, pill addiction

For many Utahns, getting married at 19-years-old is the next step in life but for Amy McAllister, it was the start of a cruel alcohol and pill addiction.
3 years ago

Five incredibly useful tips to help prevent opioid misuse

Opioid misuse has become very common over the past 15 years and has left the nation attempting to repair the damage done during the opioid epidemic.
3 years ago

Former addict overcomes decades of drug, alcohol abuse

Christian is a grandpa, a graduate of the University of Utah, and attends church every Sunday. He's also a former addict after suffering for decades.
3 years ago

‘I just wanted to be better’: Utah woman details experience with heroin addiction

Lauren Llewellyn's heroin addiction had become so bad that she almost lost everything. Now she's sober and doing everything she can to stay that way.
3 years ago

Utah doctor details his history with heroin and cocaine addiction

Dr. Robert Simpson is now known for his work in harm reduction surrounding addiction but only after overcoming his own heroin and cocaine addiction.
3 years ago

Project Recovery: Utah man moves forward after years of pornography addiction

A lack of communication coupled with a surging curiosity led Jason Mauchley to hold onto a dark secret — he was addicted to pornography.
3 years ago

From Adderall to “huffing” canned air; a Utah man’s journey with addiction

Adderall addiction, which is surprisingly common, comes in many forms. For Spencer Nicholas though, it came in the form of a path to normalcy.
3 years ago

Utah man survives drug use, self-inflicted gunshot wound

When Casey Tucker was a child, the concept of drug use was not uncommon but no one knew that it was overcome his every waking moment.
3 years ago

Guide for staying on the path to recovery during the holiday events

Casey Scott and Dr. Matt Woolley create a holiday survival guide for those who are on the path to recovery, as well as the family members involved.
3 years ago