Video by Swifty Scooters via YouTube Source
For episode #22 Jason chats with outdoor instructor Andrew Isherwood about his earlier career in the miliary, the tough transition back to civilian life and how seeking a occupation in the outdoors has offered the ultimate coping mechanism.
Andrew’s own website – https://valleydeepmountainhigh.com
Skip ahead to a point in the conversation below:
00:00 – Intro
05:01 – Andrew talks about how he ended up enlisting in the army and his experiences in combat
15:06 – Upon leaving the army, Andrew seeks a career in the outdoors
24:33 – Working with another army veteran forces Andrew to open and deal with his own mental health struggles
29:56 – Andrew joins search and rescue and talks about what that entails
34:29 – Jason asks Andrew about why he gravitates towards helping people across his professions.