NXIVM may seem like an average self-help organization, but to those who've escaped the organization, it's a cult where members have been brainwashed to follow founder Keith Rainere and his teachings.In fact, as we previously reported, actress Catherine Oxenberg has spoken out against the group as they've allegedly brainwashed her daughter, India.*/ var check For Promos And Render = function(should Show Popover) ; /* render Promo Details This is a function for checking which promotions will be applied to a purchase and render those details in the popover.
What’s arguably most remarkable is the knowledge and compassion that Forrest brings to his profession; he’s not content to be a recovering alcoholic and addict who carries the message of recovery to others.
Rather, he’s a tireless explorer of how addiction is being treated by the medical community.
In the '80s Forrest led one of the smartest bands to emerge from the Los Angeles' music scene, Thelonious Monster.
As a lyricist he took on white flight, made us laugh with “Sammy Hagar Weekend”, and broke our hearts with his ability to be both smart and tender.
"Dude, I'm taking percocet because I just got in a serious accident, " Garrett Tags: bob forrest, celebrity rehab, celebrity rehab revisited, demons, leif garrett, marijuana, rachel uchitel co-creator and former addict, Bob Forrest, has opened up about his decision to bring the addiction recovery process to reality television, and now claims that if he could go back and do it again, he would never have agreed to do it!
He explains: Tags: bob forrest, celebrity rehab, creator, reality series, regret wrote about a secret sisterhood who've been accused of branding, starving, and beating members -- especially when they don't recruit "slaves" for their organization. Related: Charlie Sheen Accused Of Raping Corey Haim The group, which is referred to as DOS, is allegedly for the highest ranking females in the self-help group NXIVM.Young Bob was a smart kid with bad acne and some dark family secrets. He shot up for the first time with Los Angeles music legend Top Jimmy, and spent the next umpteen years in and out of rehab, knocking on death’s door and pissing off those closest to him seemingly every chance he got.As the arrests piled up and the cash ran out, Forrest hit the skids.To make matters worse, it's since been revealed that an "Emmy Award-winning actress" is a "key recruiter" for DOS.Alcoholics Anonymous literature describes the path its members should take in telling their stories both at meetings and to each other as “[disclosing] in a general way what we used to be like, what happened, and what we are like now.” In many ways that’s the path that Keirda Bahruth’s examination of rocker-turned-addictions counselor Bob Forrest takes.It appears that not only one, but TWO were conducted in order to put some of the pieces of this puzzle together.