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Episode 38: Re-Connecting and Finding Each Other Again

Episode 38: Re-Connecting and Finding Each Other Again

Episode 28: Ira Israel joins me for a third interview about the impact of being disconnected as a culture. We dive deep into how connection to self and others is vital to emotional, spiritual and mental health.

Episode 36: U-Nify LA: Creating Connection

Episode 36: U-Nify LA: Creating Connection

Episode 36: Sandra the owner of Meridian Counseling and the host of The Guiding Compass shares some of her insights and thoughts about connection, mental health and her new start-up U-Nify!

Episode 34: Stop The Stigma On Medications

Episode 34: Stop The Stigma On Medications

Episode 34: James Morgan who is a psychiatric NP, joins me for a discussion about the stigma related to medications, risk and benefits and dives into the impact on medication on overall quality of life and mental health.

Episode 28: What Is Happening To Our Relationships?

Episode 28: What Is Happening To Our Relationships?

Episode 28: Ira Israel comes back onto the show to share his opinion on relationships and how our cultural dynamics have shifted how we show up in our relationships. Ira offers a unique clinical, spiritual and philosophical perspective on this topic. 

Episode 22: The Power Of Yoga For Trauma

Episode 22: The Power Of Yoga For Trauma

Episode 22: Deborah Vinall, LMFT discusses her experience using the practice in her therapeutic work with client's and shares her own journey of becoming a yogi, clinician and coming up with the idea to combine her two passions. 

Episode 21: How Mentorship Can Transform Your Life

Episode 21: How Mentorship Can Transform Your Life

Episode 21: Dr. TK shares how mentorship helped her create the life and career of her dreams and also gives practical advice for how to find a mentor, what to look for and ways to best utilize mentorship to move to the next level in your life. 


Episode 18: The Healing Power Of Breath Work

Episode 18: The Healing Power Of Breath Work

Episode 18: Nathaniel Hodder-Shipp discusses how trauma is stored in the body and how he uses breathing techniques to help client's access, process and move through the trauma stored in their body and transform their lives.

Episode 15: Healthy Love LA

Episode 15: Healthy Love LA

Episode 15:  Barry Davis, LMFT and Shana Diskant to discuss their group therapy approach to helping people develop healthy relationships and how they use a combination of mindfulness and CBT to teach new client's new ways of communicating, connecting and caring for their relationships. 

Episode 13: The Path To Authenticity

Episode 13: The Path To Authenticity

Episode 13: Ira Israel the author of "How To Survive Your Childhood Now That You Are An Adult"  joins me to discuss the path to healing and learning to live an authentic, fulfilling and connected life. Ira's philosophy looks at how our cultural and social expectations prevent us from being able to tap into our truest selves