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Decluttering Organizing Podcast

Ep. 43: Alejandra Costello — How to Improve Your Life by Organizing Your Home

My guest this week is Alejandra Costello, a professional organizer with over one million YouTube subscribers. Alejandra shared key principles for decluttering your home and getting organized. We also explore…

Mindfulness Podcast Relationships

Ep. 42: Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath — How to Grow in Your Loving Relationships

My guest this week is psychologist Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath. We talked about the big ideas from her recent book, Love Between Equals: Relationship as a Spiritual Path. Polly presents an…

Meaning Podcast Success

Ep. 41: Skip Prichard — How to Avoid the Biggest Obstacles to Happiness and Success

What is the surest path to success and contentment in life, and what are the mistakes to avoid along the way? My guest this week is Skip Prichard, who has…

Death Grief Podcast Spirituality

Ep. 40: Dr. Sharon Prentice — Finding New Life through a Shared Death Experience

You’re probably familiar with “near death experiences,” in which people seem to visit the afterlife and then return to life. My guest this week is Dr. Sharon Prentice, who describes…

Parenting Podcast

Ep. 39: Dr. Ross Greene — A Better Way to Help Kids Solve Problems

My guest this week is psychologist and author Dr. Ross Greene. Ross encourages parents to let go of unhelpful efforts to help kids who aren’t meeting our expectations, such as…

OCD Treatment Podcast

Ep. 38: Jon Hershfield — How to Find Relief from Unwanted Violent Thoughts in Harm OCD

My guest this week is therapist and OCD specialist Jon Hershfield. Jon is doing an incredible amount of work to improve the lives of those who struggle with obsessive-compulsive disorder…

Communication Mindfulness Podcast Relationships

Ep. 37: Oren Jay Sofer — How to Improve Your Relationships with Better Communication

Do you ever feel like you and someone else—a romantic partner, family member, friend, co-worker, or someone else—just aren’t hearing each other? Our relationships will never be better than the…

Medicine Podcast

Ep. 36: Charlie Gillihan — How to Survive the Challenges of Medical Training

My guest this week is Charlie Gillihan, my youngest brother. At the time of this recording, Charlie was a few weeks away from graduating from medical school. I was interested…

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Podcast Poetry

Ep. 35: Prof. Mary Jo Salter — The Powerful Effects of Poetry on the Human Spirit

My guest this week is highly acclaimed poet Mary Jo Salter, whom Dan Chiasson described as “one of America’s most accomplished formalists” in the New York Review of Books. I first…

Meditation Mindfulness Podcast Relationships

Ep. 34: Jonni Pollard — How to Experience Life as a Sacred Expression of Love

My guest this week focuses on the big questions of our existence: Who are we? Why are we here? And how can we experience fulfillment? Jonni Pollard describes his inspiring…