Bethany's Story (Australia)

Bethany's Story (Australia)

My name is Bethany and for most of my life I’ve struggled to fit in. At age 6, doctors told me I had ADHD and at age 15 I was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder. For years I had been dealing with drug use, depression, an eating disorder, self-harm, sexual abuse and suicidal behaviours. I had been hospitalised more times than I can remember

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Kerrie's Story (USA)

Kerrie's Story (USA)

I learned to mask all of my emotions but on the inside I was broken. I went away to college desperate to get away from the image of the perfect child. The choices I began to make started me down a very painful path.  I avoided my feelings by partying, binge drinking and smoking marijuana.  I soon found myself kicked out of college, and with an abusive man

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Amber's Story (USA)

Amber's Story (USA)

I have always been very boy-crazy, but at age 14, I was raped not once, but twice. Perhaps that offset the panic attacks I began having.. I have always had a very low self-esteem. Couple that with 10+ years of anxiety and panic "disorder", and it is no surprise that I took a liking to drugs. In 2006, I started using cocaine heavily. After only a few months, I found myself using my anxiety medication to give me the courage to try out as a dancer

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Rochelle's Story (USA)

Rochelle's Story (USA)

Rochelle began smoking marijuana at 10 years old, by high school she was drinking, partying and using Ecstasy and Crystal Meth.  Her life plummeted into chaos.  In her darkest time she reached out to Teen Challenge Arizona, Home of Hope, Women and Children's centre with her small child and began a new journey.  Listen to her story and believe there is hope from addiction and Teen Challenge is a special place to help people transform into all the are meant to be.

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Ashley's Story (USA)

Ashley's Story (USA)

Meet Ashley.  Her spiral into addiction began at 15 after using Crystal Meth, this progressed to  more including Marijuana, Cocaine, Acid, Heroine and Prescription Medication into a very dark place for Ashley.  Hear her story of finding hope and love in Teen Challenge Oklahoma after having tried 7 non-faith based rehab centres.

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Kelly's Story (USA)

Kelly's Story (USA)

Kelly shares her story of recovery, from her early childhood abuse to becoming an addict. Her addiction led her into crystal meth or Ice and sent her in a downward spiral. Finally she received a break when she was due for sentencing and the hearing date was postponed. The new judge decided to try something different and remanded Kelly to Teen Challenge. The rest, as they say, is history!

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Jody's Story (Australia)

Jody's Story (Australia)

Before i went to Teen Challenge in 2007 i was a lost and broken woman who had spent more than 15 years addicted to Amphetamines and other Drugs. Injecting drugs on a daily basis for many years left me physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually damaged. Commiting crime to support my habit, neglecting my role as a Mother to my Son & Daughter as i fell deeper and deeper into the Dark World of Drug Addiction

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Darcy's story (Australia)

Darcy's story (Australia)

I was 17 years old. After three years of living under the influence of drugs my life was a total mess.Prior to my arrival at Teen Challenge WA's, Grace academy I had spent many months living on the streets of Tasmania’s towns and city's. That meant sleeping wherever I could find shelter, whether that be youth hostels, under bridges or inside abandoned buildings.

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