The Healing Journey with Chris Grosso – Episode 11: Jack Canfield

Episode Outline

In this episode of The Healing Journey web series, Jack Canfield and I discuss Jack’s relationship to addiction although he’s never struggled with substance abuse himself; a story about a Golden Buddha and how it relates to those setting out on a path of sobriety; the two most common questions that come up in regards to the 30-Day Sobriety Solution; an interesting experiment conducted by NASA that demonstrates why it takes 25-30 days to successfully reprogram the brain; an equation he uses in his book which states that E + R = O, or, Event + Response = Outcome; why people drink, noting that alcohol (or any other substance) is merely the symptom, whereas the real problem lies elsewhere; an interesting statistic regarding the percentage of information we retain after 2 weeks time and how it depends on the various ways in which we take it in; how to get from where you are to where you want to be, or knowing where you are today vs. where you want to be in the future and more.


You probably know Jack Canfield as the co-creator and co-author of the New York Times #1 best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul book series which currently has 225 titles in the series and more than 500 million copies in print in 47 languages.

He is also the founder and President of the Canfield Training Institute, which trains entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, managers and sales professionals in how to accelerate the achievement of their personal, professional and financial goals.