53 episodes

Beyond Recovery: Live Your Best Life. Without the Need for Alcohol.

Join #alcoholfree host, Matt Gardiner, who brings on weekly guests to talk about their “Hero’s Journeys” from the darkness of addiction into the light of Recovery.

Matt also interviews Healers, Coaches and Operators of Recovery Clinics & Sobriety Houses to help provide a broad spectrum of topics and resources.

What you can expect, as a listener:
✅ Shares of Stories & Connection with Like-Minded People.
✅ Ideas for routines & habits to keep you on the alcohol-free path.

“Beyond Recovery” means feeling into, and through, your past traumas and creating a life you don’t want to numb out or escape from...
"Beyond Recovery" means accepting your limitations and deciding, still, to live a life of abundance.

Living "Beyond Recovery" is To Rediscover Who You Truly Are.


"THE PEOPLE WHO LIVE THE MOST FULFILLING LIVES, ARE THE ONES WHO WERE EXPOSED TO THE IDEA OF THEIR OWN DEATH."


Find Matt 👀
https://linktr.ee/mattgardiner555



Matt battled alcoholism from his mid-teens, to deep into his adult life.
He has an #af date of April 8th, 2019.

Matt is the Head Coach at www.recoveryroadmap.me
and is a certified Sound Therapist and Breathwork Guide.


The mountain imagery represents:
- inner elevation
- permanence
- risk w reward
- constancy
- absolute consciousness
- eternity
- stillness
- firmness
- mystery & adventure

Beyond Recovery Matt Gardiner

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Beyond Recovery: Live Your Best Life. Without the Need for Alcohol.

Join #alcoholfree host, Matt Gardiner, who brings on weekly guests to talk about their “Hero’s Journeys” from the darkness of addiction into the light of Recovery.

Matt also interviews Healers, Coaches and Operators of Recovery Clinics & Sobriety Houses to help provide a broad spectrum of topics and resources.

What you can expect, as a listener:
✅ Shares of Stories & Connection with Like-Minded People.
✅ Ideas for routines & habits to keep you on the alcohol-free path.

“Beyond Recovery” means feeling into, and through, your past traumas and creating a life you don’t want to numb out or escape from...
"Beyond Recovery" means accepting your limitations and deciding, still, to live a life of abundance.

Living "Beyond Recovery" is To Rediscover Who You Truly Are.


"THE PEOPLE WHO LIVE THE MOST FULFILLING LIVES, ARE THE ONES WHO WERE EXPOSED TO THE IDEA OF THEIR OWN DEATH."


Find Matt 👀
https://linktr.ee/mattgardiner555



Matt battled alcoholism from his mid-teens, to deep into his adult life.
He has an #af date of April 8th, 2019.

Matt is the Head Coach at www.recoveryroadmap.me
and is a certified Sound Therapist and Breathwork Guide.


The mountain imagery represents:
- inner elevation
- permanence
- risk w reward
- constancy
- absolute consciousness
- eternity
- stillness
- firmness
- mystery & adventure

    'Question the Drink' || KARI SCHWEAR (CEO of GrayTonic.com)

    'Question the Drink' || KARI SCHWEAR (CEO of GrayTonic.com)

    Kari Schwear is a 7 x career path conqueror, turned professional Executive Coach, Speaker, and Corporate Trainer. Kari also co-authored the book, The Successful Mind, Tools for Living a Purposeful, Productive, and Happy Life.

    Her professional career spans from hospitality to banking, to business development, real estate, the medical field, and the luxury automotive brand, Porsche.

    Kari started GrayTonic and the Question the Drink movement in 2018 after her own experience led her to the service of others.
    She holds many certifications, including Motivational Interviewing, Life Coaching, and several trauma courses through the NICABM.
    She has resided in Richmond, VA, with her husband for over three decades.

    ✅ https://www.graytonic.com/
    ✅ https://www.linkedin.com/karischwear
    ✅ https://www.instagram.com/gray_tonic
    ✅ https://www.facebook.com/graytonic

    • 53 min
    'Sobering Up Podcast' || BRAYDON HILLIER

    'Sobering Up Podcast' || BRAYDON HILLIER

    Braydon just passed his first 100 days of sobriety! In around day 30 he decided to start a podcast: 'Sobering Up Podcast'.
    This show helps keep himself accountable, and also benefits those in early sobriety (and beyond).

    "I am a recovering alcoholic with a passion to spread positivity, and hope, and promote soberness.
    I am grateful to be happy, healthy, and sober."

    ✅ https://youtube.com/channel/UCmTsv3suCSSTDKlH3-LkYtA
    ✅ soberinguppodcast (IG)

    • 30 min
    'Braving the Journey' || ZACH MATHERS

    'Braving the Journey' || ZACH MATHERS

    Zach Mathers is a Life coach, addiction/recovery coach and the host of the podcast Braving the Journey. Zach helps people walk out of their addiction into their identity.
    Being a recovered alcoholic himself he loves being able to guide people from first-hand experience.
    Father to three children and an amazing wife, Zach and his family call Maui, Hawaii home.

    ✅ bravingthejourney.com
    ✅ Instagram: Bravingthejourney

    • 53 min
    'The Sober Nutritionist' || TERI PATTERSON

    'The Sober Nutritionist' || TERI PATTERSON

    Teri Patterson is a Functional Nutritionist and a This Naked Mind Senior Coach.
    Teri blends her knowledge of nutrition with her passion for living an alcohol-free life into a unique business as The Sober Nutritionist.
    Teri’s mission is to help her clients discover how drinking less can be the key to better health. Since becoming a sober/mindful drinking coach in 2019, Teri has helped thousands of people take a break from drinking and create true wellness.
    Teri also hosts a podcast, The Sober Edge to share inspiring stories of people on the other side of drinking.

    ✅ https://www.thesobernutritionist.com/discover-alcohol-free
    ✅ teri.thesobernutritionist on IG
    ✅ https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-sober-edge/id1591973413

    • 48 min
    'Red Deer Dream Centre' || Dr. VINCE ALIBERTI (Executive Director)

    'Red Deer Dream Centre' || Dr. VINCE ALIBERTI (Executive Director)

    On October 17th, 2022, the Red Deer Dream Centre will be opening to serve Central Alberta, helping those in recovery!

    The RDDC is a community-based, non-profit organization that helps people find purpose in living life in #recovery from addictions to drugs and alcohol.

    ***RDDC IS STILL IN NEED OF DONATIONS!
    As of now, RDDC still needs 200k in funding. (Contact info/website listed below)

    Dr. Vincenzo (Vince) Aliberti, Ph.D. is an Author, Business Strategist and Mental Health Advocate with over 20+ years of leadership, corporate strategy, organizational effectiveness, and business transformation experience across a variety of industries.

    He has written numerous books in the personal development genre including: Achieve Your Greatness, 4 Truths, Reflections: Living Lessons On Living One Day At A Time, A Hero’s Journey: Soulful Leadership, and Mental Health: A Toolkit For A Good Life.

    Always giving back to the community, he is currently the Executive Director of the Red Deer Dream Centre, an impact speaker with the United Way of Calgary, and a former Senator with the University of Calgary. Currently, as an international speaker, he is addressing unignorable issues including intergenerational trauma, addictions & recovery, and personal and professional mental health.

    He holds a Ph.D. in Economic Geography from Western University specializing in Mergers & Acquisitions and Foreign Direct Investment.

    ✅ www.rddc.ca
    ✅ www.facebook.com/rddreamcentre
    ✅ www.instagram.com/rd_dreamcentre/

    QUESTIONS? WANT TO DONATE?
    ✅Reach out to Vince at:
    vince.aliberti@rddc.ca

    • 48 min
    'Be the Music' || SKIP SAMS

    'Be the Music' || SKIP SAMS

    Skip Sams Bio & Mission Statement

    Skip Sams is an award-winning composer, performing artist, multimedia producer and sober coach. Skip has over 16 years of recovery from crystal meth, alcoholism, and bipolar disorder. In 2004, he was diagnosed with HIV. For over a decade, Skip has been defying these diagnoses and helping musicians and performing Artists who have lost their technical skills, disconnected from their inner music, and whose spark of creativity has gone dark. It is his mission to help 10,000 musicians share their light and hope of recovery through 10,000 recordings and 100,000 performances by 2030. Skip last smoked a joint on April 19th, 2006, making his sobriety date 4/20.
    http://www.mysuccess.coach

    Mission
    I help empower musicians and performing artists in recovery who struggle with being creative without the use of mind-altering substances by reclaiming and expanding their technical skills; restoring connection to a higher source of creativity and reigniting their spark to light up the whole world again.

    ✅ IG: SoberOnStage
    ✅ FB: skipsams
    ✅ www.mysuccess.coach
    ✅ www.skipsams.com

    • 1 hr 13 min

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Matt is an awesome human being and has so much to offer us with his life experiences and hard-earned wisdom. I’m so grateful for this podcast! :-)

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