Going Viral Podcast

Understanding Meditation and Why it's Relevant in Today's World

January 22, 2021 Season 2 Episode 34
Going Viral Podcast
Understanding Meditation and Why it's Relevant in Today's World
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Going Viral Podcast
Understanding Meditation and Why it's Relevant in Today's World
Jan 22, 2021 Season 2 Episode 34

In this episode, Matthew has a discussion with Jason Kniola.  He is a licensed therapist that works with individuals suffering from substance use disorder.  He works at the Parkdale Center which is a treatment center that caters mainly to healthcare providers.  Jason integrates meditation in to his therapy and in to his own life.  Matthew and Jason discuss what meditation is and how it can be integrated in to one's life, why it is an important practice in today's stressful environment, and different resources one can seek to learn more and use to get started in the practice easily.

Some recommended resources:

Apps:
Insight Timer
Headspace
Calm
Aura
10% Happier

Jason's workplace:
parkdalecenter.com

Support for Frontline Workers:
Support the Front

The Switch Device from Komuso Design, a device that assists in breath work and meditation,  that is mentioned in the episode:
For anyone who is interested in checking it out, you can follow this link and receive 15% off your order:
komusodesign.com/matthew-zinder

Check back often for more episodes pertaining to health and wellness and issues concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please send your questions to [email protected]

Website:  goingviral.buzzsprout.com

Thanks for listening and please subscribe and share this episode.

Show Notes

In this episode, Matthew has a discussion with Jason Kniola.  He is a licensed therapist that works with individuals suffering from substance use disorder.  He works at the Parkdale Center which is a treatment center that caters mainly to healthcare providers.  Jason integrates meditation in to his therapy and in to his own life.  Matthew and Jason discuss what meditation is and how it can be integrated in to one's life, why it is an important practice in today's stressful environment, and different resources one can seek to learn more and use to get started in the practice easily.

Some recommended resources:

Apps:
Insight Timer
Headspace
Calm
Aura
10% Happier

Jason's workplace:
parkdalecenter.com

Support for Frontline Workers:
Support the Front

The Switch Device from Komuso Design, a device that assists in breath work and meditation,  that is mentioned in the episode:
For anyone who is interested in checking it out, you can follow this link and receive 15% off your order:
komusodesign.com/matthew-zinder

Check back often for more episodes pertaining to health and wellness and issues concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please send your questions to [email protected]

Website:  goingviral.buzzsprout.com

Thanks for listening and please subscribe and share this episode.