Category Archives: Positive Psychology

#547 – Exploring Compassion Focused Therapy with Paul Gilbert PhD

Paul Gilbert, FBPsS, PhD, OBE is Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Derby and Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the Derbyshire Health Care Foundation Trust. He has researched evolutionary approaches to psychopathology for over 35 years with a special focus on shame and the treatment of shame based difficulties – for which compassion focused therapy […]

Video Preview of #547 Exploring Compassion Focused Therapy with Paul Gilbert PhD

I speak with with U.K. psychologist, Dr. Paul Gilbert about his pioneering work in the area of Compassion Focused Psychotherapy. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/547PaulGilbertCompassionClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#544 – Cultivating A Life Inspired by Possibilities with Mark Susnow

Mark Susnow, JD is a Life Coach, Thought Leader, Author and Inspirational Speaker, who inspires others to find more fulfillment and meaning in their life. A former successful trial attorney for many years, whose exciting career was covered by Rolling Stone Magazine, the NY Times, and other leading newspapers, he integrates what it takes to […]

Preview of #544 Cultivating A Life Inspired by Possibilities with Mark Susnow

I speak with Mark Susnow, JD, Life Coach, motivational speaker, and author of Dancing on the River: Navigating Life’s Changes and the recently released The Soul of Uncertainty. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/544MarkSusnowClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#529 – On The Divine Human with John C. Robinson PhD

John C. Robinson PhD is a clinical psychologist with a second doctorate in ministry, an ordained interfaith minister, the author of nine books on the interface of psychology and spirituality (along with numerous articles, book chapters and guest blogs), and last but not least, an aging Boomer with grown children and a gaggle of grandchildren. […]

#467 – How to Step Out of Your Story with Kim Schneiderman

Kim Schneiderman, LCSW, MSW, is the author of Step Out of Your Story. She counsels in private practice and teaches as a professor and guest lecturer at venues including New York University. She also writes a biweekly advice column for Metro Newspapers and blogs for Psychology Today. Visit her online at http://www.stepoutofyourstory.com. Podcast: Play in […]

#465 – Unbinding The Heart with Agapi Stassinopoulos

Agapi Stassinopoulos is a bestselling author and speaker who inspires audiences around the world. In her most recent book,Unbinding the Heart: A Dose of Greek Wisdom, Generosity, and Unconditional Love, she shares her life’s adventures and experiences, and the wisdom she has gained from them, as well as the values her extraordinary mother instilled in […]

#458 – A Psychologist Trains Coaching Specialists with Sharon Livingston PhD

Sharon Livingston,PhD: President and Co-Founder of the Academy. Dr. Sharon Livingston earned her Ph.D. (in humanistic psychology from Kennedy Western University) in the mid 90s based upon predictive research into facial picture sorting. She’s since become one of the world’s foremost specialists in consumer psychology, group techniques, and finding the “Emotionally Unique Selling Proposition” for […]

#456 – The Nature and Nurture of Passion with Gregg Levoy

Gregg Levoy is the author of Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion (Penguin), and the bestseller Callings: Finding and Following An Authentic Life (Random House)—-rated among the “Top 20 Career Publications” by the Workforce Information Group. He is also the former “behavioral specialist” at USA Today and a regular blogger for Psychology Today. […]

#447 – Finding Your Groove at Home and Work with Christine Carter PhD

A sociologist and happiness expert at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Home and Work (January 2015) and Raising Happiness (2011). After receiving her B.A. from Dartmouth College, where she was a Senior Fellow, Dr. Carter worked in marketing […]