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About James Egidio

James Egidio is an accomplished and experienced Recovery Life Coach for the past 10 years. James has operated and managed a medical practice for the past 21 years and has led patient’s through their recovery from opiate, alcohol and other illicit drug dependence, addiction and recovery since 2009. James studied biology and chemistry at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas and received his certification from the Institute of Life Coach Training (ILCT) as a Life Coach as well as dual certifications as a Progressive Recovery Coach and Faith Based (Christian) Genesis Recovery Counselor. James is an active member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and is an accomplished writer and publisher on topics related to addiction and recovery. James enjoys spending his free time with family and friend's as well as staying healthy with diet and exercise. James has a passion for working with clients who are struggling with their addiction and recovery since being clean and sober himself for the past 30 years and likes to see his clients move from Recovery to Discovery via online recovery coaching and counseling. He can be reached at www.RecoveryCoachingAlliance.org or via email or phone a James@RecoveryCoachingAlliance.org or 800-385-3299.

Social Distancing and Inpatient Rehab


Inpatient rehab is one of the most effective ways to stop an addiction. The problem during this time is that many people will avoid rehab because of the recommendation from the CDC to social distance. Since rehabs usually house many people who are treated for addiction in one location, many people assume they are not able to go to rehab and remain safe from COVID-19. While there have been protocols set in place at these rehab centers, there is an option when it comes to seeking support until the pandemic is over - online substance abuse counseling. With online substance abuse [...]

Social Distancing and Inpatient Rehab2020-04-11T12:46:38-07:00

COVID-19 and Drug Addiction


COVID-19 has taken over the world. It’s robbed freedom from people, made people sick, and even killed many people. Another consequence of the disease is hurting the recovery of people who suffer from drug addiction. These people struggle day in and day out with their addiction, and the support they receive in the community is what keeps them on the path of recovery. Since social distancing has been recommended and required, many people have been able to seek the support they have been, and that has led to an increase in relapses. A solution to this situation is seeking addiction help [...]

COVID-19 and Drug Addiction2020-04-11T12:39:38-07:00

How Social Distancing is Impacting Recovery Meetings


Social distancing has dramatically affected the care and support many people have been receiving from recovery meetings. With these meetings being across the United States, many people are feeling lost. Online counseling is an option because it gives people in recovery the chance to connect with specialists who understand what their feeling and give them the mental and emotional support they need. Online addiction counseling is only via video conferencing, which is why it’s become highly successful during COVID-19. Understanding the Effects of Social Distancing on Treatment The population of people who are seeking treatment for addictions of drugs and alcohol [...]

How Social Distancing is Impacting Recovery Meetings2020-04-11T12:31:47-07:00

The Impact of COVID-19 On Addiction and Recovery


The COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating for many people, and that includes people who are suffering from addiction and in recovery. These people are unable to continue the treatment that has helped them stay clean and sober. Fortunately, there are ways to help these people that do not overstep the guidelines set forth by the CDC - online substance abuse counseling. A recovery coach is available online to help people who are struggling during their recovery because of COVID-19. For more information on this option and why it’s so important during this time in our life, keep reading. COVID-19 and Addiction [...]

The Impact of COVID-19 On Addiction and Recovery2020-04-11T12:23:25-07:00

10 Things to Look for in a Good Recovery Coach


Addiction is an ongoing battle with no cure. However, with treatment, therapy, and a good support system, you can regain control of your life and find yourself on the path to recovery. One of these support systems can be found in a recovery coach. Recovery coaches are here to remove the barriers between you and recovery and provide the motivation and ongoing support needed to reach a place where you feel normalcy and comfort in your progress. Real Life Experience While there’s plenty to be gained from professional counseling and therapy over addiction, the most meaningful help you can get as [...]

10 Things to Look for in a Good Recovery Coach2020-03-24T11:52:34-07:00

10 Best Natural Supplements for Addiction and Recovery


If you or somebody you know is undergoing the path to addiction recovery, you understand how much support is needed for a successful experience. At Recovery Coaching Alliance, we specialize in online drug and alcohol counseling. Our professional recovery coaches are trained to provide the support needed to remain on the road to success.   One of the ways we help our clients meet their short-term goals and avoid triggers toward potential relapse are through information. Remaining informed about what’s helpful and hindering throughout recovery is crucial.    Here, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 top natural supplements many addicts [...]

10 Best Natural Supplements for Addiction and Recovery2020-04-20T18:26:58-07:00

10 Awesome Super Foods that Help with Addiction and Recovery


As you undergo the journey to recovery, you’ll find that the choices you make in your eating habits play a strong role in the way you feel about yourself day to day. The foods you put into your body can improve mood, change fat to muscle ratio, and provide you with extra energy. All these things are crucial to succeeding in your daily effort to remain clean.   At Recovery Coaching Alliance, we work closely with those in recovery from beginning to end, offering addiction help online. It’s important to us that you feel supported throughout each step of the recovery [...]

10 Awesome Super Foods that Help with Addiction and Recovery2020-03-23T12:18:29-07:00

What is The Difference Between Addiction and Dependence?


Online counseling is a tool you can use throughout your recovery journey to help you overcome addiction. At Recovery Coaching Alliance, our online substance abuse counseling provides several forms of support, one being information. We feel it’s important for you to understand your addiction in order to better defend yourself against future relapses. One of the common questions we hear from addicts and their families is, “what is the difference between addiction and dependence?” While the two sound similar, there are some very real differences. The Center on Addiction states, “There is a range in the severity of substance problems: from [...]

What is The Difference Between Addiction and Dependence?2020-03-23T11:51:14-07:00

What is Ibogaine Treatment for Opiate Addiction


Addiction recovery is a long winding road which requires a myriad of support from several people and institutions. While online counseling and the assistance of a professional recovery coach goes a long way, some people need physical help as well. Sometimes this comes in the form of medication. There’s a variety of medicines used to treat opiate addiction, but one which has received a lot of attention over the past decade is Ibogaine. At Recovery Coaching Alliance, we believe that being informed is the best form of defence against relapse. One of the ways we help our clients stay informed is [...]

What is Ibogaine Treatment for Opiate Addiction2020-03-22T12:17:52-07:00