Jesse Harless is a leader in the trauma-informed healing, addiction recovery, and mental health space. His passion is to help ambitious heart-centered leaders and purpose-driven organizations clear obstacles out of their path and live in alignment with their highest potential.
Jesse is the author of two best-selling books, holds a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling, is a certified intuitive coach, detoxification specialist, and a HeartMath® certified trainer.
00:03:20 Welcome, Jesse!
00:06:45 Battling Addiction
00:09:41 Dealing with Our Traumas
00:15:47 Opening Dialogues with Our Loved Ones
00:19:18 How We Talk About Drugs & Alcohol
00:27:15 Coping with Trauma & Prioritizing Mental Health
00:33:32 Having Nuanced Conversations
00:41:54 Jesse’s Experience with Court-Ordered Alcoholics Anonymous
00:48:00 Where Alcohol Abuse Starts
00:53:46 Jesse’s Book, “If Not You, Then Who?”
00:58:07 Resources Jesse is Looking For
00:59:33 Jesse’s Life-Changing Book
01:00:30 Jesse’s Call to Action
01:01:15 Connected with Jesse
01:01:49 Thank You, Jesse!
Jesse’s Life-Changing Book
“Inner Bonding” by Dr. Margaret Paul
Kofi Annan Foundation
The War on Drugs Oregon’s Pioneering Drug Decriminalization Experiment Is Now Facing The Hard Test | NPR
Want to Win the War on Drugs? Portugal Might Have the Answer | TIME
National Recovery Month
‘We’re human, too’: Simone Biles highlights importance of mental health in Olympics withdrawal | NBC News
12 Step Program
Episode #90: Krisstina Wise on The Mosaic Life Podcast
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