Drive On Podcast

Health & Wellness Podcasts

We are committed to helping veterans learn about and deal with the mental and emotional struggles they face both during their deployment and after they come home. We cover topics such as mental health, PTSD, relationships, leadership skills, and we interview other veterans about their experiences and how they’ve dealt with them. Our goal is to give hope and strength to veterans and their loved ones who might be struggling with their own situation, whatever that may be.

Location:

United States

Description:

We are committed to helping veterans learn about and deal with the mental and emotional struggles they face both during their deployment and after they come home. We cover topics such as mental health, PTSD, relationships, leadership skills, and we interview other veterans about their experiences and how they’ve dealt with them. Our goal is to give hope and strength to veterans and their loved ones who might be struggling with their own situation, whatever that may be.

Language:

English


Episodes

Choosing to Live Life After a Near-Death Experience

2/9/2023
Air Force veteran Nicole Kerr joins us to discuss the aftermath of a near-death experience and how it gave her a new outlook on life.

Duration:00:48:18

Change Your Mindset Change Your Life

2/7/2023
Nina Szewczak shares her story of resilience and how she overcame personal setbacks. She shares her tips on how to live a more positive life.

Duration:00:47:50

Tinnitus Relief with Melody Clouds

2/2/2023
In this powerful episode, we speak with Wayne Altman, an Army veteran who founded Melody Clouds to help people suffering from tinnitus and other conditions.

Duration:00:37:39

Project Refit

1/31/2023
Dan Lombard is an Army vet and co-founder of Project Refit, which is working to change the negative connotation around mental health support.

Duration:00:41:02

Trauma Informed Care

1/26/2023
Elizabeth Power founded The Trauma-Informed Academy, which provides practical tips and resources to help those who have experienced trauma.

Duration:00:38:29

Continuing to Serve After Medical Retirement

1/24/2023
Alex Gonzales is an Army veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and suffered a traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. Despite his struggles, he continues to serve his fellow veterans and use his experiences to help others.

Duration:00:39:00

How Mighty Oaks Helps Save Veterans

1/19/2023
Brandon Bettis discusses how Mighty Oaks changed his life by overcoming suicidal thoughts, and how others can benefit from their services.

Duration:00:43:32

Gold Star Brother Remembering the Fallen

1/17/2023
Gold Star Brother, Thad Forester, discusses the loss of his brother, Mark, and how his family is continuing his legacy.

Duration:00:49:39

How to Support an Addict In Your Life

1/12/2023
Michaela Canterbury discusses her experiences as her sister battled addiction. She shares how to help loved ones overcome their addiction.

Duration:00:46:49

How to De-Stress Your Life

1/10/2023
Natalie Spellman is a USMC veteran who dealt with a lot of stress during and after her time in Iraq. She shares strategies for other veterans to conquer their stress.

Duration:00:42:11

Warrior Surf Foundation

1/5/2023
Stephanie Dasher is a Navy veteran and the Executive Director of the Warrior Surf Foundation, which helps veterans heal through surf therapy.

Duration:00:39:25

How to Recover From TBIs

1/3/2023
Brandy Lang is a 5x concussion survivor and Air Force veteran whose focus is now on helping other veterans recover from TBIs.

Duration:00:42:31

How Many Mondays Do You Have Left to Live?

12/29/2022
Jodi Wellman shows how she helps others put a sense of urgency in others to live life with the knowledge that we only get so many Mondays.

Duration:00:43:10

Veterans Beer Club

12/27/2022
Phil Kendro is a Marine veteran who co-founded the Veterans Beer Club, which serves as a place for veterans to network in a fun way.

Duration:00:37:46

Optimizing Your Health

12/22/2022
Emily Gold Mears discusses how we can help improve our overall health and become an advocate for our healthcare.

Duration:00:33:36

How to Be a Mentor After Military Service

12/20/2022
Christine Van Horn has written two books for older children to teach them character and discusses how military veterans make great mentors.

Duration:00:36:14

Helping Build Resilience in Military Kids

12/15/2022
Renaye Thornborrow discusses how to help build confidence and self-esteem in young children living in military families.

Duration:00:32:39

Shields & Stripes

12/13/2022
Steven Nisbet is an Air Force veteran and the President of Shields & Stripes, a non-profit, which takes a holistic mind/body approach to helping veterans and first responders heal.

Duration:00:45:28

How to Get Along With Anyone

12/8/2022
Dr. Vicki Matthews helps people better understand themselves and the people in their lives to nurture better relationships.

Duration:00:37:37

Combat to College

12/6/2022
John Davis is the author of the book Combat to College, and he has helped other veterans transition from their military career to college.

Duration:00:39:46