The 12-Step Buddhist. Recovery, wellness, spirituality. How to deepen spirituality in recovery, prevent relapse, apply Buddhism to recovery and the principles of recovery to Buddhism. For anyone who knows an addict.
Jan. 17, 2016
Darren Littlejohn discusses the Law of Attraction and it's application in Buddhism in the context of recovery from addictions.
Dec. 31, 2015
The last year was really challenging. How I got through it sober and made it to 18!years. You can take my FREE email course, Get Abundant Energy in 10-Days. Sign up tag the12stepbuddhist.com
Jan. 4, 2015
Discussion of the major problems in long term sobriety and what to do to avoid dying.
Jan. 17, 2014
A meditation on Non-duality. Follow-up to episode 22 which was more of an analysis and diatribe on the fallacies perpetuated by Western non-dualists. This episode is more on getting in the non-dual state and methods to support that.
Jan. 7, 2014
The words are easy. To practice non-duality is something quite beyond words. Check it out.
Nov. 25, 2013
The First Noble Truth (Life is suffering) and The Two Truths (Relative and absolute). How can we really practice this within our own life circumstances without bypassing how it really is?
Nov. 22, 2013
Dr. Jamie Marich discusses recovery and trauma and other key concepts in the new recovery movement.
Oct. 11, 2013
Answering email from readers and listeners on the path. Can I be Buddhist and still be true to the 12-Step program?
Photo credit: Scott Diamon, Tenerife Island, Spain
Sept. 30, 2013
Documentary called The Anonymous People brings up issues of anonymity as a spiritual principle. Discussion of a proposed "New Recovery" Movement.
Aug. 29, 2013
Spiritual Bypassing defined and discussed in and out of the context of recovery. From the book, Spiritual Bypassing by Robert Augustus Masters Ph.d.
Aug. 25, 2013
New definitions of addiction, discussion of trauma and its role in addiction, The Funnel and places to connect online. The book I read from at the beginning is
The Science of Addiction: From Neurobiology to Treatment
Aug. 19, 2013
The 12-Step Buddhist podcast resumes with a discussion of The Power of Vow, shadow work and esoterics.
July 1, 2010
Larry Christensen, Ph.D. on Zen, psychotherapy and recovery. Larry spoke at the 12-Step Buddhist Group in Portland, OR on June 28th, 2010
Thanks to Clay Giberson for the podcast music.
April 19, 2010
Darren Littlejohn interviews author and yoga teacher Darren Main of San Francisco. Topics include how to use yoga as part of recovery, ethical considerations, the "guru complex" and integration.
Thanks to Clay Giberson for the 12-Step Buddhist podcast theme.
April 14, 2010
Host Darren Littlejohn speaks with author Kevin Griffin about his new book, a Burning Desire.
Jan. 27, 2010
Interview with Don Goewey, author of Mystic Cool. We discuss neuroplasticity, mirror neurons and some methods for bringing our brains out of stress/fear mode into rebuilding healthy modes.
Oct. 16, 2009
Episode 010 - the 12-Step Buddhist Podcast: Protection Boundary Meditation, Creating the Fellowship You CraveWebsite: http://the12stepbuddhist.com
Format: 128kbps MP3
Thanks to jazz pianist Clay Giberson for the show introMeditation from The Dark Red Amulet, 2009 Snow Lion, Khenchen Palden Sherab Rinpoche, Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal RinpocheUpcoming retreat at Breitenbush Hot Springs Jan. 8-10th, 2010Webcasts Beginning 10-21-09 4pm PST and by appointment