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“A Shy Girl Addicted to Everything” ft. Jessica

“A Shy Girl Addicted to Everything” ft. Jessica

Jessica’s Journey of Redemption Despite Relapse and Rehab Setbacks on ‘Hell Has an Exit

In this episode of “Hell Has an Exit,” Teddy Tarantino welcomes Jessica as her special guest. Jessica is not just a listener but a dedicated fan who has been with the podcast since the beginning. 

Jessica’s backstory unravels, highlighting her early years as a shy, introverted child from a loving family. Her parents worked hard to provide for their four children, with Jessica being the oldest. Despite her parents’ best efforts, Jessica’s journey eventually led her down a path of substance abuse.

Starting with experimentation in college, Jessica’s addiction escalated as she became enthralled with the newfound confidence and freedom drugs offered. She recounts the party scene, including raves and late-night clubs fueled by ecstasy. Her addiction evolved to include a mix of substances, including opioids like OxyContin, marking a turning point in her life.

With honesty and vulnerability, Jessica shares how her addiction spiraled, leading to job losses, toxic relationships, and a chaotic existence. Eventually, her parents intervened, discovering her struggle with crack cocaine and urging her to seek treatment.

Reluctantly, Jessica entered treatment multiple times, each stint offering a glimmer of hope amidst the challenges of recovery. She reflects on her journey with moments of optimism, relapses, and the desire to regain her life.

Tune in to this episode of “Hell Has an Exit” to hear Jessica’s gripping story of addiction, recovery, and the enduring power of hope. Discover how she found strength in her darkest moments and the transformative impact of storytelling on her path to redemption.


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Hell Has an Exit Podcast is a display of resilience of the human spirit. Our host Teddy Tarantino was addicted at the age of 14. Lost and suicidal he found his own exit in hell by getting clean at 17 and involvement in a 12 step program. Since then Teddy has dedicated much of his life helping other addicts find the Exit. On this show Teddy interviews individuals who have fought similar battles- emotionally raw, vulnerable and uncut.