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MissMaeg talks with Robert Imbeault this week, successful entrepreneur and author of best-selling memoir Before I Leave You, about his spiral into drug addiction, suicide plan, and eventual reprieve from his suffering through sobriety. Robert shares what is was like to recall a past memory of childhood sexual abuse and how he was able to repair his relationship with his girlfriend, now wife, through his recovery. For more information and to purchase a copy of Robert's book, visit https://www.robimbeault.com.
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