Comedian Troy Meeks on Creativity and the Recovery Process

Comedian, Troy Meeks, spent time on the comedy circuit in the ‘90s and 2000s and still performs today. He’s toured with big acts from Saturday Night Live, done stand-up comedy, and appeared on MTV and HBO. Meeks who is also an Alumni coordinator at Transformations Treatment Center, recently sat down for an interview to discuss how the creative process is much like the recovery process. Meeks opens up about his experiences in the entertainment industry, addiction, life stories, and how it all relates to the recovery process. What got you interested in comedy? I was fourteen and I saw Robin [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|

Music on the Brain and Addiction Recovery

How does music on the brain help those in addiction recovery? Think about it. What was the first sound you ever heard? It wasn’t your mom’s voice. It wasn’t your dad’s voice. Nor was it your own voice. While our conscious memories may be different, the first sound we ever hear is our mother’s heartbeat when we’re still in the womb. From there, the sounds we experience in and out of the womb as we grow into adulthood have a tremendous impact on our health. Whether we’re hearing pleasant sounds like a familiar voice or unpleasant sounds such as an [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|
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