Cheyenne Jackson's journey began as a closeted musical-loving kid in a tiny town in Idaho. He has gone on to star in 7 broadway shows and a mirriade of film and TV projects. He's currently co-starring as Mayim's love interest in their new Fox show Call Me Kat. In this episode, Cheyenne opens up and shares touching stories on how sobriety helped him define his path as he navigated depression, anxiety, and addiction.
Different people recovering from substance abuse have different relationships between their identity styles. This study used participants using the 12-step recovery model and compared pretreatment addiction, length of abstinence, quality of recovery, and recovery progress. At the end of the study, people with certain personality types had shown less recover progress. This suggests that there is an important relationship between identity styles and the process of recovery from substance abuse.