#26 – Stand-up Comedy, Addiction & Sobriety with Comedian Kurtis Matthews of The Addicts Comedy Tour. Kurtis is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, California and, with his partner in sobriety Mark Lundholm, AND A WHOPPING 50 YEARS OF COMBINED SOBRIETY, create the soulful and hilarious, stand-up comedy team called The Addicts, which through blending insight with outrageous storytelling AND the power of comedy, spread awareness about substance abuse. Kurtis has toured nationally and internationally since 1984, has starred in the BBC’s ‘Find Me The Funny’ and has appeared on A&E and VH1. Whether you are in recovery, know someone who is or just want to educate yourself further on the struggles of addiction, their show is a must see for all.
#24 – Addiction Coaching, Sobriety, and The Law of Attraction with Dr. Cali Estes. Cali is located in Miami, Florida and with over 21 years of experience and a masters level certification is a seasoned, highly sought after celebrity addictions counselor, life coach, recovery coach and wellness guru who blends talk therapy with forward and positive change to assist her clients in unlocking their true potential. As a result of her vast wisdom in the addictions and therapy fields, Cali has been featured in or on various media outlets such as NBC Universal News, MSN Money, CNBC, CBS, Fox News, Entrepreneur Magazine, Dr. Drew, Washington Post, Yoga Journal, Max Sports and Fitness, LA Times and much more. In addition to being a prominent addiction therapist and well-known recovery coach, Cali has presented at national conferences and is currently a national education provider offering accredited classes through her sister company, TheAddictionsAcademy.com.