My story started with me making a choice, I was sitting at home one night while wearing my CPAP mask, and I thought to myself if I can’t pass the DOT physical I would have to quit my job as a truck driver
April 21st began like any other day until I collapsed and fell
over on the floor in more pain than I had ever felt.
Between sickness & the hospital stay, I lost almost 20 lbs,
not to mention all my muscle tone & flexibility.
Broken bones and scar tissue don't just go away.
That way my frame of mind.
I was on a complete downward spiral and coming down fast.
...For several years I rode around completely lost
I Couldn't Let My Depression Impact My Family any Longer.
I was the unhappiest I have ever been in my entire life! A few months later my little boy placed his hand on my arm and looked into my eyes and said, "Smile Mommy".
I needed a workout that could adapt to my injuries.
Prior to DDP Yoga, I had done mainly heavy weight training over the years, and had suffered numerous injuries to my shoulders, knee and lower back because of the heavy toll weight training takes on the body. I decided I needed to find a better way...
I've suffered from schizophrenia since I was 19
but also suffered from addictions to drugs and alcohol all the time.