Committing To Recovery & Mental Health with Jason Wahler

Episode 13:

Dr. Nick Hayes welcomes Nashville local and TV personality Jason Wahler to this week’s podcast. Best known for his appearances on MTV’s Laguna Beach and The Hills, Jason has a long, yet redemptive story of recovery. With the unique nature of publicly battling addiction in the spotlight, Jason’s road to recovery wasn’t easy. Listen in to learn more about Jason’s story of addiction, what it was like towing the line between self-esteem and ego, what the turning point was in his recovery, how he is actively advocating for those in the recovery community, and what Jason is up to now in his new home of Tennessee.


About Jason Wahler:

Jason Wahler is a popular TV personality, Host, Actor, Advocate, and Philanthropist who has appeared on hit TV shows like MTV’S Laguna Beach, The Hills, and Celebrity Rap Superstar and The Hills: New Beginnings. After years of publicly battling with addiction, he appeared on Dr. Drew’s Celebrity Rehab and began a new life in recovery. Jason has since dedicated his life to raising awareness on substance abuse, and mental health, with the hope of one day changing the public’s negative perception.He is a guest speaker, spokesperson, and recovery advocate, openly sharing his story to provide education, inspiration, and hope for those who are still struggling. He also serves on the boards of the Los Angeles Mission and Cure Addiction Now, and is currently the Director of development for Dr Amens, Change Your Brain Foundation and recovery advocate with “Alyst Health”. Jason continues to use his personal experience and his presence in the public eye to inspire people who struggle with substance abuse and mental health to get help. His involvement within the recovery community has changed his life and has allowed him to be a resource for thousands of individuals who need help but don’t know where to start.


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