Rachel Van Dyken, New York Times bestselling romance author, and former counselor, considers herself a romance novelist over a “relationship expert”, but I beg to differ. Her experience as a counselor, and how she continually writes about all the different scenarios in relationships (she writes about romance 10 hours a day!) makes her probably one of the most influential people in my own marriage right now. [Read more…]
Certified Health Coach, blogger, and fellow podcaster Liz Brazier joins me for a laid back episode of The Overwhelmed Brain. I’ve always wanted to dive into the topic of difficult people. And after reading about Liz’s challenges in her own life, I had to have her on. I just love Liz’s perspective on difficult people (Hint: She is much better at dealing with them than I am!). [Read more…]
Dr. McCoy, psychotherapist and author, returns to the show (previous appearance here) for a special interview about law enforcement officer suicide. This is not your typical water cooler topic, and certainly different than the personal growth show you may be used to hearing at The Overwhelmed Brain. [Read more…]
Jordan Harbinger from The Art of Charm stops by to talk about non-verbal communication. What is it? How can it help us communicate with others, especially those we are interested in getting to know better?
Jordan helps us understand why men can appear creepy, and sometimes even repulsive to women. The Art of Charm helps men gain their confidence and learn how to approach women without succumbing to the many fears (or worse, desperation) that can demotivate so many men. This particular episode is full of fantastic information about the non-verbal signals we all give off in social situations and more. It’s definitely one you don’t want to miss, whether you’re a man or a woman! [Read more…]
Of course, sometimes you just want to get away from people you can’t stand to be around this time of year. Holiday blues can strike anyone around the holidays. But, the Holiday Blues Special is relevant any time of year. [Read more…]