Jacki Hillios discusses her research and how meeting Scott a recovering addict to drugs and alcohol changed her life. Together they created Phoenix Multi-sport for people suffering from addiction. Individuals can participate in programs that encourage them to live active lifestyles. A high percentage of participants have been successful in conquering their addiction.

Why are some able to transcend their addiction while others are not? What do people really need to escape the shame of their addiction and achieve sustained recovery? Jacki’s talk focuses on answering these questions.