Hi! I'm Dr. Chris Maria
I'm a recovery coach, and I help people achieve and maintain their recovery from a mental illness.
I was diagnosed with a mental illness 15 years ago, and for years, I struggled to maintain my recovery. I would do well for a while but then I'd be in a mental health crisis. Over time, however, thanks to individual and group therapy, outpatient and even inpatient behavioral health hospital programs, I learned how to maintain my recovery. Now, it's my mission to help others achieve and maintain their recovery too. I do this through my recovery coaching service, Pills and Skills Recovery. So if you are ready to begin your journey of recovery or need help maintaining your recovery, I can coach you on your next best steps.
Are you ready to work with me as your recovery coach, so I can help you? Click below to schedule a free 45-minute consultation.
Chris Maria, Ph.D.
Why Work Me?
Tools and Skills
In addition to coaching, I inform listeners about recovery on my weekly radio talk show that airs on WHRT (HIS Radio Talk) 91.9 and 89.7, a contemporary Christian radio station in Greenville, SC. My show airs
Friday at 11:30 AM and 11:30 PM
Saturday at 12 Noon
Sunday at 12 AM.
As Christians, many of us will not go see a therapist or psychiatrist so my motto is "bringing recovery to you." I do this by bringing you research-based information on a variety of recovery topics such as healing from trauma, healing mother wounds, domestic violence, setting healthy boundaries and more.
If you missed the show, click below to listen to and subscribe to my podcast.
I sat in my chair staring feelings of sheer exhaustion mentally, emotionally, physically. Suffering from the blows of life challenges that I was facing. I felt hopeless. My confidence was shattered, and my future looked bleak. I desperately needed a voice of wisdom and guidance. God divinely put in my path one day a particular broadcast Pills and Skills Recovery hosted by Dr. Chris Maria. I felt immediately the reassurance in her spirit and voice as a woman who could relate to individuals who had been wounded by life. I set up a 45 min consultation. It has been one of the best decisions I ever made. The coaching sessions that we have had, I see myself as a more self -confident person. As well, I feel more emotionally stable with the new life skills I'm learning and that we discuss and practice. I'm totally on the road of recovery, with a new beginning. A life that is now thriving with a new outlook on a brighter future.
I offer one-on-one coaching. In our sessions, I show you how to replace unhealthy behaviors with new ways of being. I help you change your thought patterns, improve your self-esteem, learn to put yourself first, and more. All of which help you achieve and maintain your recovery.
If you are ready to begin your journey of recovery or need help maintaining your recovery, I can coach you on your next best steps. Click below to schedule a free 45-minute consultation to see if we're a good fit to work together.