Tara Conner – R2RR Ep 31

Recovery Advocate, Public Speaker and TV Personality Tara Conner joins host Wes Geer in this weeks Rock to Recovery Radio Podcast. As a survivor of sexual abuse, she experienced suicidal ideation from the young age of 7.  She struggled with mental health issues and with a history of alcoholism in her family she had her first experience of alcohol as a teenage cheerleader. By the end of that year she had progressed to snorting pills.  In 2006 she was crowned Miss USA. Later that year, she entered a treatment center to complete a 30 day alcohol and drug addiction program. She has since celebrated 11 years of sobriety and advocates for the awareness and education of addiction as a family disease.