Knockin' Doorz Down

Knockin' Doorz Down

Knockin' Doorz Down is about those who have turned their greatest adversities into their greatest advantages. Features celebrities and people from all walks of life who have experienced challenging times in their lives and how they were able to break through and live a purposeful life inspiring others to be their best selves. If you or someone you know is struggling with addiction, mental health, or other areas of trauma, you're not alone. Hear how those that have been there, broken through, and started Knockin’ Doorz Down. Hosted by Jason LaChance with a background of family addiction, alcoholism, family trauma, divorce, financial struggles, and depression. Cohost Mikey Nawrocki struggled with substance abuse issues, along with anxiety, depression, and financial struggles. If you're looking for weekly inspiration, and motivation to push through those challenging times, subscribe now. New episodes Thursday's, Knockin’ Doorz Down.... Show More

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July 1, 2020 39 min

Luke Wollet, from NFL prospect and college football, stand out. Hear how an injury on the field led him down the path of addiction. Also Luke reveals that he had a gambling addiction at the age of 14. He shares his darkest time and how he came through them and is living a purposeful life, helping others achieve sobriety while working closely with Banyan Treatment Centers. 

For Carlos Vieira's autobiography https://www.kddmediaco...

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Carlos Vieira and his wife Aysia, join the Knockin’ Doorz Down podcast, to discuss "Racing and the Birth of 51FIFTY" a chapter from his autobiography. Hear how trying something Carlos always wanted to do, with set backs, wrecked race cars and more. To finishing his first race and eventually winning! The love and support of his wife and close friend in the process and how racing lead to living a purposeful life in creating t...

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After paroling prison on December 13, 2008, Tony Hoffman started living out his dream, with his addiction behind him. Tony is a Former BMX Elite Pro and placed 2nd at the 2016 World Championships in Medellin Colombia in the Masters Pro class. Tony coached Women’s Elite Pro, Brooke Crain, to a 4th place finish at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil. His story is full of redemption as he has seen some of the highest highs, and the l...

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On this week’s episode of Knockin’ Doorz Down podcast, meet Childhood addiction, Marine Corp Vet to Family man and thriving fabricator Chris Opinski

Also, hosts Jason and Mikey discuss H.A.L.T- Hunger, Anger, Lonely and Tired, and how it can help you seek and maintain sobriety. For more information https://www.simplerecovery.com/organization-skills-you-need-for-sobriety-and-life/

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On this week’s episode of Knockin’ Doorz Down podcast, meet David Siegal, a former US Marine who shares his experience of not only losing fellow soldiers but two of his own children while on duty. Learn how he found the strength to succeed as a family man, Powerlifter, and became the owner of Mammoth Power Company all while struggling with the adverse effects of PTSD. 

https://mammothpowercompany.com/

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Scott Stapp, former lead singer of Creed! Learn how he dealt with his mental health and addiction issues while balancing fame and the celebrity lifestyle and his personal mission to help others overcome adversity through his music! We discuss his new album "The Space Between The Shadows" and how sobriety played a major role in the lyrical message. For all things Scott Stapp https://www.scottstapp.com/  https://www.facebook....
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Frank has thought about killing himself more times than he can count. Depression and suicide run in the family. He’s turned a lifelong battle with depression into a powerful message to spread amongst a variety of audiences. His mission as a Suicide Prevention and Public Speaker and Trainer is to share his insights on mental and emotional health with anyone that needs to hear it.Frank was featured on a TED Talk, “A Matter of Life or...
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Elizabeth Sherman- from depression and an unhealthy body weight to inspiring woman to think of themselves and health and wellness differently forever. Hear how her mothers passing from cancer, lead her on a journey to overcome depression and an unhealthy lifestyle to becoming a guide to help others, lose weight, look great and feel healthy forever! 

https://elizabethsherman.com/

Also Jason and Mikey discuss forms of entertainment loo...

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We wrapped up the #KDDChallenge , How did the staff do with the changes and challenges we took on.  Who succeed, who failed and what did we all learn about ourselves in the process?

This May, Knockin' Doorz Down will join the Carlos Vieira Foundation in raising awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues. 

Go to the Knockin' Doorz Down instagram now for details on how you can will a $100 51FIFTY LTM appa...

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Jason Patton of the Fire Dept Chronicles, A fun look at FD and EMS life, having some laughs and relieving some stress of on the job traumas. As well as his love for coffee and how he helped start the Fire Dept Coffee company.

https://www.facebook.com/firedepartmentchronicles/

https://www.firedeptcoffee.com/

This May, Knockin' Doorz Down will join the Carlos Vieira Foundation in raising awareness of those living with mental or beha...

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In Honor of National Nurses Week, Norma Hernandez, Los Angeles based ER nurse joins Jason and Mikey for a bonus episode of Knockin' Doorz Down. We discuss her challenges in navigating through Covid-19 and how she is maintaining her mental and emotional health. This May, Knockin' Doorz Down will join the Carlos Vieira Foundation in helping raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues.

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Brandon Novak, former professional skateboarder, Star of MTV's Viva La Bam and Jackass as well as Author of "Dream seller" his autobiography. Despite his crazy antics to stardom,he fell victim to addiction, from being on life support for seven days, to his family taking out life insurance policies on him. Hear how he turned his life around by finally becoming sober and being an advocate for those who also want to overco...

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Dominique "Dom" Brightmon, DTM is an award-winning speaker and certified member of the John Maxwell Team. He is the author of "Going North!: Tips & Techniques to Advance Yourself" & the follow-up bestseller, "Stay the Course: The Elite Performer's 7 Secret Keys to Sustainable Success". Dom host's the Going North podcast, a top rated self-help podcast that interviews authors from all over the ...

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Ryan Cook, from success to Opioid addiction, and how fishing helped not only save his life but how it has allowed him to give back and become a mentor to youth.  Ryan discusses with Jason and Mikey how his addiction took off quickly and how he was able to turn his life around and start Knockin' Doorz Down!

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Jason and Mikey give an update on their progress in taking part in the #KDDCHALLENGE and how you can take part in the challenge, just search Knockin" Doorz Down on Facebook and Instagram. 

Carlos Vieira author of Knockin' Doorz Down ( available now at https://www.kddmediacompany.com/) , entrepreneur (creator of the 51FIFTY lifestyle brand https://51fiftyltm.com/ ), and philanthropist (founder of the https://www.kddmediacompa...

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Week 1 of the #KDDChallenge is in the books. What personal improvements have we made during Shelter in Place? How has the staff reacted to the challenge?
There is still time for you to Join the KDD Challenge.
Its 30 days.
What can you do in 30 days to be the better version of you!                                                                                                                                        Tell us what you will...

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Michael David Cameron is a Canadian author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and advocate against Gender Based Violence. Cameron is known for his compelling speaking engagements, seminars, and various writing projects. Hear how Mike suffered many adversities and kept Knockin' Doorz Down!

Mike is also the founder and managing partner of Axiom Mortgage, One of Canada’s largest independent brokerage firms. He is an active philanthropis...

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Listen as the KDD team throws down the gauntlet, challenging ourselves, one another and you.
Join the KDD Challenge.
Its 30 days.
What can you do in 30 days to be the better version of you!                                                                                                                                        Tell us what you will give up for 30 days or start doing for the next 30 days!                                   ...

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Ryan West is a brain tumor survivor who suffers from the disease acromegaly which is a form of gigantism. As a result of those unique experiences, Ryan created the podcast Revealing Healing Motivational Health Stories to help others tell their health adversity story. Adversity forces you to unlock your superhuman powers and Ryan wants to expose those for others who are in need of motivation and inspiration. Ryan is a Fitness App Cr...
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Welcome to the 'Open Door' the Knockin' Doorz Down bonus show in which the staff talks about world happenings as well as matters going on with ourselves to give perspective and support. During the Coronavirus outbreak we offer humor and what we're being faced with as individuals. Carlos Vieira talks about managing and supporting the staff of the largest Organic Sweet Potato producing company in the US.  Jason LaChan...

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