Podcasts & Webinars
The above video was a talk I gave at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary Alcohol Liaison Unit. It was better live, talking to a live audience is always more engaging than sitting at home reading from a script after a long day at work!
This episode of AA Beyond Belief the Podcast features an interview with William Porter, author of Alcohol Explained. William lives in London, England with his wife and two young children. He is currently a lawyer and previously served with the 4th (Volunteer) Battalion of the Parachute Regiment. I found the book Alcohol Explained to be an interesting examination of alcohol addiction, and I believe the book would be helpful to anyone who may be coming to grips with a drinking problem or has a friend or loved one struggling with alcohol addiction.
William Porter, author of Alcohol Explained, dives deep into how alcohol works in the body. He answers why alcohol is both a depressant and a stimulant? Why does alcohol help you fall asleep but leave you awake at 3am? Why is it that alcohol can feel so good (euphoria) and then later feel so bad … Continue readingThis week’s webinar guest is William Porter, author of the book “Alcohol Explained” which has long been popular with Club Soda members. On the webinar William shares what he learned about alcohol and its effects when he gave up drinking, and also answers some Club Soda members’ questions.STOP PRESS – If you listened to last weeks episode with The Boy Who Drank Too Much at the weekend, apologies an error meant you didn’t get the full podcast! SO missed the interview with Mike Robinson from Jeffrey’s Tonics and Janey giving selfcare tips. Listen again!! This week – William Porter’s book Alcohol Explained has transformed many lives, ts a no nonsense logical look at what alcohol is and how it affects us., its delivered in a very realistic common sense way, William is a former Paratrooper, and family man, who despite being an author and speaker (he is speaking at our #selfcareforthesobercurious event in Lodnon – he still has a day job.