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  • 01:00

    Liberation from Stress

    in Motivation

    Counselor Mandy (Eppley) Bird speaks with author and coach Chris Saade about the importance of liberating ourselves from stress. This is critical because of the proven medical research that stress is linked to many illnesses and diseases. Mandy and Chris cover three aspects of stress: Stress of Dissemination, Profound Stress, and Failure Stress. They offer practical tools for liberating ourselves from each of these types of stress. Stress of Dissemination is when we are doing too much – trying to meet everyone’s needs. Instead, we must focus on the essential needs that must to be met. Profound Stress is when we are involved in work, projects, organizations, etc. that are opposite to our authentic nature. When we are not in harmony with ourselves, the cost is very high. When we are aligned with our heart and our authenticity we have the best chance for good health. Failure Stress is when we are not accepting our humanity and are fighting against the authenticity of life itself. Creativity happens through waves of failures and successes. Thus, we must have both of these. Failures are guiding stars to our successes. The good news is that when we liberate ourselves from stress we can experience much more joy and pleasure!


    Chris Saâde is the co-director of The Olive Branch Center with his wife, Jessie Thompson, where he teaches courses on engaged spirituality. He has lead more than 200 psychological and spiritual retreats, and continues to serve as a personal Coach for individuals and couples. Chris worked as a licensed psychotherapist for 11 years in private practice specializing in depression and life transitions before migrating into the world of coaching, writing and teaching. He has written 2 books, 2nd Wave Spirituality: Passion for Peace, Passion for Justice and Prayers for Peace and Justice and 2 recordings with Andrew Harvey. www.theolivebranch.net

  • 00:12

    Stress Management for Teenage Girls

    in Education

    Being a teenager today means having to handle more stress and pressure than most previous generations.  In a recent study, over 60% of teenage girls complained of feeling severely stressed.  Without the proper resources and emotional tools, young women can find themselves struggling in their daily lives.  By helping them identify the causes of their stress and learn effective ways to manage it, teens can significantly reduce the toll it takes on their emotional and physical health.


    Professional counselor Karen Rigatti discusses some frequently asked questions:


    What are the most common sources of stress for today's teen girls?


    What are some of the signs of being too stressed?


    What can parents do to help their teen if she is overly stressed?


    How can teens learn to manage and decrease their stress?


     

  • 01:00

    Caregiver Stress Reduction Tips & Tools

    in Military

    As a caregiver, you may be so focused on your loved one that you don't realize that your own health and well-being are suffering. Watch for these signs of caregiver stress:



    Feeling overwhelmed or constantly worried
    Feeling tired most of the time
    Sleeping too much or too little
    Gaining or losing a lot of weight
    Becoming easily irritated or angry
    Losing interest in activities you used to enjoy
    Feeling sad
    Having frequent headaches, bodily pain or other physical problems
    Abusing alcohol or drugs, including prescription medications


    Too much stress, especially over a long time, can harm your health. As a caregiver, you're more likely to experience symptoms of depression or anxiety. In addition, you may not get enough sleep or physical activity, or eat a balanced diet — which increases your risk of medical problems, such as heart disease and diabetes. On this episode of Hope For The Warriors Talk Radio we will share stress-reduction tips and strategies.


    SPECIAL GUESTS: Military Veteran Caregivers, Colleen Saffron and Glenda Leary will talk about their experiences of being on the verge of caregiver burnout and how they were able to successfully combat caregiver burnout. Heather Moates will also guest appear on our show and share how she's found stress reduction, individuality and HOPE through creating beautiful wreaths and starting her own business. 


     

  • 01:02

    Minimize Stress with Key Time Management and Communication Focus!

    in Self Help

    Key complaints from fans, followers and listeners of Shedding the Bitch Radio: there is not enough time in the day, not enough of me to go around, I can't get folks (co-workers, managers, children, friends) to understand what I am needing, ..... and more.


    Last month we talked Stress, Worry and how to Set Goals for more productivity and sanity in your life. Today's show will focus on how to manage your time and yourself effectively, so those you love (this Febuary love month), and those you work and engage with, support your desire for peace, calm and achievement in your life.


    CALL 1-818-572-2910 with your questions, stories and challenges and let Bernadette help you to create a RICH life, relationships and more.

  • 00:30

    How does my "Higher Self" Reduce Stress? Stress Buster Secret # 57

    in Health

    Stephanie Stanfield, Ph.D., stress expert and energy therapy practitioner, shares her vast experience and research of health, healing and stress management into an entertaining and educational format. 


    Our guest today is Donna Lee Humble, certified lifestyle & wellness coach. She specializes in bioenergetic testing and is the Creator of the "Higher Self Care Series".  Donna Lee helps holistic minded individuals achieve better health and more peace.


    Donna Lee and I explore:



    How is bioenergetic testing different from general cleanses and fasting?
    How did the Higher Self Care Series come about?
    How can it help with stress and achieving more peace?
    What stress management tip can you provide our listeners that they can do right away?
    How does it get any better than this?


    Donna Lee has a free 3 minute video on this listeners can access at their convenience - you tube/donnaleehumble https://youtu.be/Y65vBiWz6Mo


    Her website is www.biosynergybetterhealth.com.


    Are you curious as to what you can do to feel more energized, be more efficient, feel happier, and have the changes you choose in your life? Spend some time with Dr. Steph and enjoy the journey to a healthier and more purposeful life!

  • 00:29

    How do I Raise my Vibration? Stress Buster Secret #59

    in Health

    Stephanie Stanfield, Ph.D., stress expert and energy therapy practitioner, shares her vast experience and research of health, healing and stress management into an entertaining and educational format.


    How Can I Easily Change my Negative and Stressful Thoughts?


    Discover 5 of the major issues that are important so you begin thinking thoughts that benefit you:



    What does raising my vibration mean?
    How can I quickly recognize habituated thoughts?
    Have I decided that it is hard to change so I avoid doing anything?
    Can one new thought really make a difference?
    Do my thoughts help me grow (expand) or contract?
    How does it get any better than this?


    Are you curious as to what you can do to feel more energized, be more efficient, feel happier, and have the changes you choose in your life? Spend some time with Dr. Steph and enjoy the journey to a healthier and more purposeful life!

  • 00:14

    Converting post-traumatic stress to post-traumatic growth with your warrior soul

    in Lifestyle

    Those who have managed to heal and liberate themselves from their trauma with great resiliency have something in common - they all have converted post-traumatic stress into post-traumatic growth. It’s now a vital part of trauma-informed therapy and healing - this idea that one’s trauma can actually be a source of strength and resiliency, rather than just pain and suffering.


    It also happens to be something that humanity has practiced for as long as it has existed.


    It’s a life practice that is not very easy to digest at first in a society where we expect life to be pristine and perfect. But once acknowledged, it can provide measures of strength and resiliency that you never thought you had and (this is the hard part) might never have found had you not faced the trauma you faced. When you face the fiery gates of hell that your trauma has led you to, no doubt you burn with pain and suffering, but in that raging heat, the inner steel in you cures and toughens. It becomes far stronger than it ever would have been had you not gone through that experience.


    In today's episode we explore the healing process of post-traumatic growth using our warrior souls.


    We're back with yet another day in the life of the happiest guy...my name is Sri. I'm a healer, wannabe writer, failed activist turned stand up comedian, and aspiring mama elephant. And I can't stop talking...

  • 00:31

    Empowering Mindset Series - Manage Stress, Restore Balance

    in Motivation

    Jessica Leichtweisz and Dr. Aikyna Finch will be joined on the Empowering Mindset Series by Kara Melendy, Registered Professional Counsellor, as she discusses, "Manage Stress, Restore Balance." We have all heard of the importance of life balance but we don't always know how to put it into action. Kara is going to discuss the different stress management techniques as well as ways to create balance in your life.  Call in at (949) 203-4763 or chat in at 8pm EST/ 7pm CST on 1/19 and join the conversation. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/changingmindsonline/2016/01/20/empowering-mindset-series--manage-stress-restore-balance

  • 00:38

    James Porter: Cutting Edge Strategies for Managing Daily Stress

    in Motivation

    Our Host: Svetlana Kim, Speaker, Author, Hypnotherapist, and Consultant. www.svetlanakim.com and e-mail Svetlana@svetlanakim.com. 


    Our Guest: 


    Jim Porter is President of StressStop.com, a company that specializes in creating online and offline stress management training resources for thousands of hospitals, corporations and hundreds of military bases and government agencies across the US and Canada. He is the author of dozens of books, workbooks, CDs and videos on managing stress including “The Stress Profiler” and “Stop Stress This Minute” which together have sold over 300,000 copies. Mr. Porter also lectures on stress management in major corporations and for agovernment agencies including: Blue Cross and Blue Shield, GlaxoSmithKline, Time Inc, The FBI, The CIA, and the US Army and he was a keynote speaker at last year’s WELCOA SUMMIT on Managing Stress which featured his Six Step Stress Prevention Model. He also has appeared on The CBS Morning News, and his work has been reported on by Good Morning America, Ladies Home Journal, The Associated Press, and The NY Daily News and he has a monthly column on Stress in the Huffington Post. 


    Snoopy listens to STRESSSTOP.COM CD: A DAY AWAY FROM STRESS:  part of a health promotion program for Met Life.


    www.stressstop.com (800) 367-1604

  • 00:40

    Essential Oils for Well-Being: Manage Stress, Improve Mood, Sleep and Energy!

    in Self Help

    Come and learn how quality essential oils improved my mood, stress, and energy levels.  


    Natural supplements can be a crucial part of achieving true well-being.  I believe in being a concious consumer and making choices for well-being based on quality information.


    Join me today as I talk about how quality essential oils have helped my stress levels, improved my energy levels, and improved my mood.   Knowledge is power!


    Free essential oils for qualified individuals!  Listen to the end to find out details!


    http://www.mydoterra.com/inspiredliving/#/


    http://portlandwellnesscoach.com/oils


    The host, Edie Summers, is an author, executive, and wellness advocate! I am passionate about holistic living!


    I am a wellness professional with over 20 years experience. I am pursuing my Ph.D. in Health Psychology and certification in Clinical Nutrition and Functional Medicine.


    Check out my book due out in early 2016 on mindfulness and conscious consumerism!  The Memory of Health


     

  • 00:30

    Opening and Coherence Within Your Heart. Stress Buster Secret #58

    in Health

    Stephanie Stanfield, Ph.D., stress expert and energy therapy practitioner, shares her vast experience and research of health, healing and stress management into an entertaining and educational format. 


    Why is it important to open and come into coherence with your heart?


    Discover 5 of the major reasons it is important to begin opening your heart:



    Electrical and magnetic fields respond to your heart. What are you generating?
    Why is it so scary to open up to my heart?
    What is the importance of awareness and my energy fields?
    Can one person really make a difference?
    When I create the feelings, are they really creating the patterns in our heart and thus the quantum soup?
    How does it get any better than this?


    Are you curious as to what you can do to feel more energized, be more efficient, feel happier, and have the changes you choose in your life? Spend some time with Dr. Steph and enjoy the journey to a healthier and more purposeful life!