Eddie Payne is a dedicated 12-step group facilitator at the Massachusetts Center for Addiction. With a personal journey through addiction and recovery, Eddie brings a wealth of experience and empathy to his role. His deep understanding of the challenges faced by those struggling with addiction is rooted in his own experiences, making him a compassionate and relatable guide for many on their path to recovery.
Eddie's approach to facilitating 12-step groups is characterized by his belief in the transformative power of shared experiences and the strength of community support. He is known for his ability to create a safe and supportive environment where individuals feel heard and understood. Eddie's commitment to helping others is not just a professional pursuit but a reflection of his dedication to giving back to the community that supported him during his own journey of healing and growth.
Blog Posts By The Author
Dec 4, 2023
by Eddie Payne
Finding Connection and Hope During the Holidays in Recovery
Holidays can be rough, especially when you’re in recovery. My Christmases weren’t always great. Sometimes, we hardly had any food…
Nov 14, 2023
by Eddie Payne
The Truth Based on One’s Experience with Powerlessness
Understanding the depths of powerlessness can be likened to comprehending the state of incomprehensible demoralization. This is especially true for…
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