pandemic

30: A Tale of Two Teachers: Back to School 2021

Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify Back to school is always a mixed bag of excitement, nerves, fears and change. Things are a somewhat better – we have vaccines and boosters too – but the tension and confusion, on top of a year and a half of living in a pandemic, has…

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29: Power Shift: Employees in Control

Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify With the promise of higher vaccination rates, the U.S. economy continues to reopen.  But as unemployment numbers drop, companies are having a hard time figuring out exactly how to get employees back to the office.  Doing it safely because we are still in a pandemic is…

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28: The Therapist is in: John Tsilimparis, MFT

Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify We continue the discussion on how we adjust and readjust as we emerge from our homes and re-enter society. LA-based Psychotherapist, John Tsilimparis, MFT, joins the conversation to help us navigate the post-pandemic path to a new reality with less restrictions, masks, and mandates in a…

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27: Do we hug? Masks down, awkward up

  Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify In this podcast, we’re diving into how many of us are moving forward in the wake of COVID-19 and redefining the new normal. Do we hug again? How about just an elbow bump? We explore what our worlds are looking like now that we’re emerging…

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26: Is The Juice Worth The Squeeze?

  Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify In a follow up to our last episode, we continue the discussion on the effects the pandemic has had on personal and professional relationships from a millennial mindset as special guest, Ashley Hall, joins the conversation. Are the societal changes we are seeing permanent or…

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25: Dating, Mating and Hibernating in Captivity

  Subscribe: iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify Living through a pandemic has changed how we date, and even who we date. The very way we are relating to each other as humans has shifted and changed. A year, and more, of isolation forced us all to slow down, giving us time to…

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24: Grow Towards The Light

One thing that life continues to teach us is the contrast that is inherent in it. Good and bad. Dark and light. You cannot truly appreciate one without knowing the other. We made it through 2020 of what felt like a year of never-ending darkness, but just like plants, we grow towards the light. The…

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23: What We Learned in 2020

2020 has been one for the history books. Literally. No one would have imagined when we rang in the New Year on January 1 that we would be in for such a wild ride. As we reflect on all that has happened this year, we immediately think about all the things that we didn’t get…

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22: Grateful Not Grinchy this Holiday Season

“What are you doing for the holidays?” makes some people feel like downright Grinchy while others are giddy with joy, and that is in a normal year. The holiday season this year will be very different for all, and painfully tough for many. Unimaginable losses, fear, uncertainty, and loneliness are creating levels of anxiety and…

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21: Reimagining Holiday Happiness

With the holidays quickly approaching, we thought that now is the perfect time to start to envision what the holidays can and will be, when so many of the traditions and gatherings that we are used may not be available to us this year. We have a unique opportunity to work from a clean slate…

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