48. David Bohl, an adoptee, published author and in union with birth family members

Once Upon A Time...In Adopteeland

Jan 25 2022 • 51 mins

David Bohl is a catalyst, immersionist, chronic malcontent, empath, conscientious persister, solitudinarian, itinerant introvert, and often complexly hypervigilant, David B. Bohl is also a relinquishee and adoptee, a http://beaconconfidential.com/ (professional independent addiction and recovery consultant), and a former consumer of substance use disorder and mental health services. He’s also the author of https://davidbbohl.com/parallel-universes-the-story-of-rebirth/ (Parallel Universes: The Story of Rebirth), a memoir that chronicles the intersection of adoption and addiction in his life.  David Bohl facilitates Adoptee Paths to Recovery hosted by the National Association of Adoptees and Parents (NAAP). David lives in southeastern Wisconsin and works around and outside of the U.S. He enjoys spending time with his wife of 37 years, and relentlessly pursues Blue Mind (that mildly meditative state characterized by calm, peace, unity, and a sense of general happiness and satisfaction with life in the moment) that comes from being in and around the water).   Music by Corey Quinn