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Treating the Alcoholic with Compassion

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After writing my passion paper that was worth 40% of my final grade, and sharing it as an invitation for people who qualify as Al-Anon members to view the disease of alcoholism with compassion, I discovered the tension that some people might have to this concept of openly loving someone who is slowly destroying themselves (and hurting others while they do it). Sadly, this...

Intergenerational Trauma and Alcohol Dependency

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This was my passion paper that was 40% of my final grade in a course I just finished as part of a crisis intervention and trauma support certificate. I wrote it with the intention of sharing it publicly, which helped me meet the minimum 1500 word prerequisite, seeing a “purpose” to it. My goal is to invite people who qualify as Al-Anon members to view this disease and their loved ones...

Carly Blackwell

About Me

I began my wellness journey 15 years ago when I took my first kundalini yoga class. I went on to attain my level 1 teaching certificate, and after that I began a deep search within the Christian mysteries to go further into spiritual healing.

Around this same time I began to get help for a drug and alcohol dependency that I had developed since I was in high school. This catapulted my spirituality and wellness into new heights, where I met so many amazing people who contributed to the wholehearted individual that I am today.

Blackwell Health is the demonstration of the hard work I have put into my own wellness over the years. Whether I have the privilege to coach you, or to simply provide a resource through this platform for your own health and wellness, I hope to remind you that while we might not feel that we have full control in our lives, we can always take steps toward our wellbeing.