alcoholism and addiction

TSGp Ep85 - Powerful Secrets to Cut Back or Cut Off Drinking W/ Jack Canfield

Best known for co-authoring the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, Jack Canfield has written numerous books, including The Success Principals, The Power of Focus, and the 30 Day Sobriety Solution. Jacks books have sold over 500,000,000 copies!  That’s a shitload of books!  Jack is a...

TSGP Ep79 - What Can I Do About My Anger?

TSGP Ep79 - What Can I Do About My Anger?

Anger is a feeling. We all have experienced the feeling of anger in our lives. But how do we deal with it? Anger can sometimes make us do irrational things, or make us say things we later regret. In this episode, we discuss...

TSGP Ep78 - The Real Houswives of Alcoholics | The Jess, Mel & Seth Manter

TSGP Ep78 - The Real Houswives of Alcoholics | The Jess, Mel & Seth Manter

The Wives of Alcoholics speak out. The Jess & Mel join Shane & Seth for a comical look into the madness that was alcoholism and the clarity that is sobriety. Some topics include; How do I process the voices in my head? Should I do service work? How much mayonnaise is too much? The 7 day sex challenge. The escape from a bad situation plan, boners and floppy socks, & Who am I?

TSGP Ep75 - 5 Tips To An Anxiety Free 2016 | Andrew Pearce

TSGP Ep75 - 5 Tips To An Anxiety Free 2016 | Andrew Pearce

Andrew Pearce is a Transformational Mentor from Melbourne Australia. Andrew guides people in overcoming their frustrations and anxieties through the combination of improved mindsets and spiritual principles and philosophies. Andrew works with people to...

TSGP Ep73 - Sober Panel Meeting 2 | Relapse & Service Work

TSGP Ep73 - Sober Panel Meeting 2 | Relapse & Service Work

In this Sober Panel Meeting, Omar, Paul, & Shane discuss relapse and service work. The guys also answer a couple of questions from listeners recorded messages, and Paul explains why he CANCELED his gym membership. 

TSGP Ep71 - What's Your Word For 2016?

TSGP Ep71 - What's Your Word For 2016?

In the last episode of 2015, we discuss why picking a word for 2016 can be an important tool to use in recovery. We also give thanks to our friends and listeners of the show, and fellow podcast's and sponsors. Shane admits he has secretly been eating cherry pies and hiding the evidence. 

TSGP Ep70 - Spoken Word | Saved

TSGP Ep70 - Spoken Word | Saved

My name is Shane. I am an addict. I am also a writer, a poet, a musician, an artist…whatever you want to call it. I was blessed with the gift to create. I have written, performed, and recorded many songs while under the influence of alcohol and drugs. In fact, I released a full length album on iTunes in 2011 called “Chemical Diet”. I used to think I could not write or perform unless I was intoxicated on some form of substance. When I went to rehab...

TSGP Ep69 - The Jess | Saved From My Depression

TSGP Ep69 - The Jess | Saved From My Depression

This was yet another personal episode, but not so much for me as for my brave and courageous wife. After another recent bout with depression, The Jess talks about her battle between good and evil thoughts, lack of motivation, hopelessness, and...

TSGP Ep68 - Jesus Is My Homeboy

TSGP Ep68 - Jesus Is My Homeboy

This episode was one of the most difficult for me to do. I fought it.  My spiritual battle and resistance to completely surrender to my higher power has been weighing heavy on me for some time. That Sober Guy Podcast is based on recovery, and it always will be. However in order to stay true to myself, my audience, and my recovery, I feel like I must acknowledge my Higher Power Jesus Christ, and...

TSGP Ep65 - Nez Hosseini | Super Veteran, Super Human, Super-Hero

TSGP Ep65 - Nez Hosseini | Super Veteran, Super Human, Super-Hero

Afghanistan war veteran and former US Army Paratrooper Nez Hosseini joins the show to talk about his time spent in the US Army and how it changed his life. After a long battle with PTSD, addiction, and dealing with the suicide of...

TSGP Ep60 - Seth Manter | 5 Years Sober

TSGP Ep60 - Seth Manter | 5 Years Sober

Good friend of the show Seth Manter joins again to discuss his 5th year of being clean and sober, how to deal with friends and places in your first 30 days of sobriety, how to wear board shorts to a business meeting, and why wiping your ass too many times is a big mistake. The guys also go over day 8 of the "14 Days To Building Self Esteem".

TSGP Ep58 - Omar Pinto | The SHAIR Podcast

TSGP Ep58 - Omar Pinto | The SHAIR Podcast

Creator and host of the SHAIR Podcast Omar Pinto connects with TSGP all the way from Costa Rica to share some of his journey through the battles of addiction. "O" as he is better referred to has been clean and sober for just over 12 years. At the peak of his addiction, O lost his business, his wife, and his health. He was exhibiting severe signs of paranoia and schizophrenia. It wasn’t until...

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TSGP Ep57 - A Tribute To Nick Traina | Stoney Moak

TSGP Ep57 - A Tribute To Nick Traina | Stoney Moak

Nick Traina, son of famed author Danielle Steel was the lead singer for the well known punk/ska band Link -80 in the 90's. Nick was charismatic, funny, intelligent, and also a manic depressant and addict. At the young age of 19, Nick died of...