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SGR Ep195 - Yoga in Recovery with Chelsea Rappel

SGR Ep195 - Yoga in Recovery with Chelsea Rappel

Chelsea Rappel is a Yoga instructor and person in long term recovery. She invited Seth and I out to Ume Yoga in Oakland California to talk recovery and then participate in one of her awesome 12 step recovery yoga meetings. We had a damn good time, created some great conversation, and also had some laughs. Listen in to find out how yoga can help keep you on the right path in life and recovery.

SGR Ep194 - 10 Things to do When You Feel Like Shit

SGR Ep194 - 10 Things to do When You Feel Like Shit

What do I do when I feel like shit? I have had a weird last few weeks and noticed myself drifting from my program and routine, and I could really feel it. I was feeling irritated, angry, and I think a case of the fuck its was really starting to spread like a disease throughout my small little human Shane Ramer brain. So what did I do?


SGR Ep193 - BART Junkies; San Francisco Bay Area’s Drug Epidemic

SGR Ep193 - BART Junkies; San Francisco Bay Area’s Drug Epidemic

When you come across many of the BART stations and corridors connecting the transit system, what you see may be a shock to you. You see homeless people lined up stretching the span of the corridors, many of which are active drug users actively using drugs in plain view, vomit, needles, feces, urine, and garbage that has been left behind.

SGR Ep173 - NAD: The Secret Addiction Recovery and Anti-Aging Therapy. What is it and Can it Help You?

SGR Ep173 - NAD: The Secret Addiction Recovery and Anti-Aging Therapy. What is it and Can it Help You?

Tom Ingoglia lost his best friend to drug addiction, lost half of his family in a head on car accident, and struggled with severe chronic pain which led to an opiate addiction. After countless different treatments that never seemed to work, Tom found NAD and it saved his life. 

 

SGR Ep171 - Drug Injection Sites Approved in San Francisco

SGR Ep171 - Drug Injection Sites Approved in San Francisco

The San Francisco Health Commission voted unanimously to support the opening of safe "Drug Injection Sites". According to the commission and the projects supporters, this will offer intravenous drug users a clean and safe place to inject drugs. What are your thoughts?

SGR Ep160 - Finding Your Passion with Dr. Nancy Irwin

SGR Ep160 - Finding Your Passion with Dr. Nancy Irwin

Dr. Nancy Irwin is an Addiction Therapist who specializes in hypnotherapy and other holistic approaches for treating addictive behavior. Dr, Irwin has been featured in a wide variety of media outlets including Fox and MSNBC.

SGR Ep146 - Get Clean or Die | Mike Gambo from Recovering Artists Worldwide and Hood Hippie Entertainment

SGR Ep146 - Get Clean or Die | Mike Gambo from Recovering Artists Worldwide and Hood Hippie Entertainment

After dropping out of high school to sell drugs, hip-hop artist Mike Gambo soon found himself struggling with his own addiction to opiates. After a 6 year battle in and out of detox and methadone clinics, Mike eventually found himself homeless and hopeless. It was there he decided he would need to get clean, or die.

SGR Ep145 - Let's Shoot the Sh%t & Have Some Fun with Church & Other Drugs

SGR Ep145 - Let's Shoot the Sh%t & Have Some Fun with Church & Other Drugs

I recently had an opportunity to chat with Jed and Jay from Church & Other Drugs. These 2 dudes are awesome and good examples that you can be real and honest about your recovery, but still have a good time doing it.  With all the heavy and serious content we sometimes put out, It was a great reminder for me to practice one of my favorite rules, Rule 62; Don't take yourself so damn serious! Check it out and check out Church and Other Drugs

SGR Ep143 - Reality TV, $500,000, Drugs & Prison | Adam Jasinski

SGR Ep143 -  Reality TV, $500,000, Drugs & Prison | Adam Jasinski

Adam Jasinski was the winner of the popular television series "Big Brother 9" where he earned the $500,000 prize. Adam later admitted to using portions of the money to buy large quantities of drugs to both use and distribute. He was charged in 2009 by the DEA for possessing 2,000 Oxycodone pills with intent to distribute.

SGR Ep97 - The Truth About Racism and Why It's Against Human Nature Not to Love W/ Tad Stringam

SGR Ep97 - The Truth About Racism and Why It's Against Human Nature Not to Love W/ Tad Stringam

How did a Mormon kid become a drug user, prison inmate, and white supremacist? Tad Stringam tells us how he survived in the corrections system for 12 years and how racial divides forced him to act against his true nature.

Tad's a free man today and has become a counselor and interventionist who believes troubled and addicted kids need compassion and unconditional love in order to recover.

Tad is brutally honest about what he had to do and why, and his passion for saving and inspiring others makes for one of the most compelling episodes in the history of SGR. Listen now!

SGR Ep88 - Sick Boys: How to Deal with Feeling Emotions in Sobriety

SGR Ep88 - Sick Boys: How to Deal with Feeling Emotions in Sobriety

How can people in recovery cope with tragedy and loss? What would you do in sobriety when faced with grief and uncertainty? Would you relapse? Shane Ramer and his best buddy, Seth Manter, discuss what it's like feeling emotions again and how they've dealt with tough times before and after recovery.