Conversations with Cumberland Heights

Dr. Nick Hayes of Cumberland Heights sits down with key figures in recovery to discuss life, sobriety, and much more!

Conversations with Cumberland Heights

Dr. Nick Hayes of Cumberland Heights sits down with key figures in recovery to discuss life, sobriety, and much more!

Listen to the audio on Apple Podcasts and Spotify, or watch the video recordings on YouTube.

8 Apr 2024

Re-Aligning Life through Onsite Workshops with Jim Geckler

Episode 18: In this episode, we're joined by Jim Geckler, Chief Operating Officer of Onsite Workshops. Jim shares insights into the unique programs offered by Onsite, including their milestones program for residential trauma recovery and their experiential workshops, which have been transforming lives for over 40 years. From their...

25 Mar 2024

A Humble Approach to Treating Addiction with Gary Fisher

Episode 17: On this episode, Dr. Nick Hayes sits down with Gary Fisher, a distinguished figure in the addiction treatment center industry, as they explore his humble approach and rich history within the field. Through insightful discussions, Gary shares stories from his introduction into the field, his own recovery,...

11 Mar 2024

Lessons in Recovery with the Cumberland Heights CEO

Episode 16: Dr. Nick Hayes sits down with Cumberland Heights CEO Jay Crosson. Jay began his career with Cumberland Heights in 1993 and accepted his role as Chief Executive Officer in 2015. Prior to becoming CEO, Jay was the Chief Financial Officer for the organization. In this episode, Nick...

26 Feb 2024

Wisdom from a Recovery Sage

Episode 15: Dr. Nick Hayes sits down with Cumberland Heights legend and recovery industry hero, Walt Quinn. Walt is a man of much history, sharing stories from his many years of influence in the field. You'll hear about his time working the Ice Capades to launching the first ever...

12 Feb 2024

Battling Addiction on the Road and Restoring the Family

Episode 14: Join Dr. Nick Hayes as he dives deep with musician, father, husband, and long-time Nashville resident Jamie Johnson. Jamie gives us an in-depth look into what it was like battling addiction while on the road with some of Nashville’s most influential musicians. He recalls the moment he...

23 Oct 2023

Committing To Recovery & Mental Health with Jason Wahler

Episode 13: Dr. Nick Hayes welcomes Nashville local and TV personality Jason Wahler to this week’s podcast. Best known for his appearances on MTV’s Laguna Beach and The Hills, Jason has a long, yet redemptive story of recovery. With the unique nature of publicly battling addiction in the spotlight, Jason’s...

25 Sep 2023

Ethics, Evolution, Power of Data in Addiction Treatment

Episode 11: Join Dr. Nick Hayes in a thought-provoking conversation with Nikki Soda, Membership Officer for the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP), on the latest episode of Cumberland Heights Podcast. Dive deep into the realms of behavioral health, conferences, ethics in addiction treatment, and the dynamic evolution of...

28 Aug 2023

How to Face Fears & Rise Above Adversity in Your Recovery with Patrick Custer

Episode 9: Dr. Nick Hayes of Cumberland Heights Podcast welcomes Patrick Custer, host of the @rootedrecoverystories podcast and Communications Liaison at @promisesbehavioralhealth. In this deeply personal episode, Patrick shares his remarkable journey—from podcasting and addiction recovery to facing his worst fear and embracing the precious moments of life. Explore the...

31 Jul 2023

Wisdom From 40 Years Of Recovery and Redemption: A Journey With Paul Citro

Episode 7: Join Dr. Nick Hayes on Cumberland Heights Podcast for a special episode as he welcomes Paul Citro, a living legend with over 40 years of dedication to Cumberland Heights. Paul shares captivating stories from his journey, reflecting on the transformative experiences that have shaped the renowned non-profit treatment...