In this episode, Shane's plan is to help you think more about these questions and how they might apply to something in your own life. Shane then shares a quick story and explains how it relates to these questions, as well as what you can do to start finding some answers.
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.
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?
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.
Hanna Marks grew up around the rooms of 12 step programs, and drank for the first time at age 11. This lead her on a path of alcoholism and addiction until the age of 17 where she decided to get help. Today, she is 24 and has been sober since 2011. Hanna helps young people in recovery with her company Wherehab, an active community and rehab review site. She is also launching a sober network app called Sober Young Network (SYN) soon.