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Men's Monday

  • Aired on Monday, May 21, 2018 Listen Now
    Columbia University professor Jeremy Dauber traces the origins of Jewish comedy and its development from biblical times to the age of Twitter.

    Persecution, cultural assimilation, religious revival, diaspora, Zionism―all of these, and more, were grist for the Jewish comic mill. Dauber takes listeners on a tour of the funny side of some very serious business
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  • Aired on Monday, May 14, 2018 Listen Now
    On a beautiful spring morning in 1989, neurosurgeon and spine expert Volker Sonntag was just finishing rounds at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. At that same moment sixteen miles away, a hard-charging boy named TJ veered his bike into the path of a speeding pickup truck. The impact all but killed the boy, leaving him with a shattered leg, severe internal injuries, a massive blood clot near the brain stem, and--but for the fragile spinal cord--a complete separation of the skull from the spine." What happened next?
  • Aired on Monday, May 07, 2018 Listen Now
    He spent is young life living a simple existence. Home, school, home again.  And then there was war.  After years of untreated psychological pain and substancce abuse - today, he is happier than he ever thought he could be - as a survivor of wars away from home and upon returning home.

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Transitions Tuesday

  • Aired on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Listen Now
    Caring for an elderly family member can be overwhelming. 

    Ann Kaiser Stearns explores the practical and personal challenges of both caregiving and successful aging.

    Stearns couples findings from the latest research with powerful insights and problem-solving tips to help caregivers achieve the best life possible for those they care for―and for themselves as they age.
  • Aired on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Listen Now
    Learn how to improve your wellness and happiness.  Atherton Drenth explores ways to cut energy cords with negative influences around you, make your living spaces more peaceful, and fill your life with abundance. By changing your inner dialogue and the harmful beliefs that may have been ingrained in childhood, you can live the truth of who you really are. 
  • Aired on Tuesday, May 08, 2018 Listen Now
    ...list-writing has been a routine feature of human experience. Shopping lists. To-do lists. Guest lists. Bucket lists. Lists are everywhere you look. But what if our lists did more than just remind us to buy milk and take out the trash?" What if we transitioned our lists to help us discover who we truly are and even point us to our deepest joys, hopes, and desires? 

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Women's Wednesday

  • Aired on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Listen Now
    Dr. Janice Ellis recounts the journey of an African-American woman from rural, segregated Mississippi through academia, corporate America, and politics. It is the story of how she triumphed even when, more often than not, the ugly realities of racism and sexism tried to deter her
  • Aired on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Listen Now
    The Bombshell Business Woman at her best stands proud in who she is and what she offers, abandoning the whirlwind of uncertainty. A Bombshell commands attention for her business and attracts the right customers who fall in love with her brand experience. Her business allows her to live life on her terms so she can enjoy her family, friends, and her abundant life
  • Aired on Wednesday, May 02, 2018 Listen Now
    Bukola Oriola discusses her memoir as she documents the struggles and triumphs as a survivor of labor trafficking and domestic violence in the United States. Bukola's goal is to inspire hope in other survivors so that they can turn their lives around positively, regardless of what difficulty they might have passed through. ... As someone who has dedicated her life to empowering other survivors, she has decided to contribute the proceeds from the book sales to survivors’ education or their businesses, starting with 100 survivors in the United States, Nigeria, and Kenya. She believes that survivors want to be independent and contribute to their communities, and she wants to help survivors achieve this dream. 

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Thoughtful Thursday

  • Aired on Thursday, May 24, 2018 Listen Now
    Winners are not born. They learned how. You can learn how, too.

    Winners don't have more stamina. They just have better ideas. They don't have higher IQs. They just have a great strategy.

    People think that winning is meant to be hard. And, if they can't hack it, then they believe the good life is not meant for them.

    Rabbi Baars explains that the reality is quite the opposite. 
  • Aired on Thursday, May 17, 2018 Listen Now
    Children's Hospital, Orange County, California

    Concussions are often in the news - and the news is never good.  On the one side of this issue are parents who want impact sports eliminated from schools entirely.  On the other side of the discussion are those who say as long as the child is properly protected -  all is well.  Besides, sports are a fun and potentially lucrative part of life!  Dr. Jonathan Romain talks about the emotional reactions to a concussion - and offers more to think about when it comes to the concussion discussion.
  • Aired on Thursday, May 10, 2018 Listen Now
    Despite the significant improvements in cancer treatment - it remains a scary concept for many.  Dr. Mucci discusses the emotional aspects of cancer when a child receives the diagnosis.

     

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Friday: On The Psychological Side

  • Aired on Friday, May 25, 2018 Listen Now
    We are all aware of the impact of sunlight on a plant's growth and development. But few of us realize that a plant actually "sees" where light is emanating from and positions itself to be in optimal alignment with it. This phenomenon, however, is not just occurring in the plant kingdom - humans are also fundamentally directed by light. Dr. Liberman integrates scientific research, clinical practice, and direct experience to demonstrate how the luminous intelligence we call light effortlessly guides us toward health, contentment, and a life filled with purpose.​
  • Aired on Friday, May 18, 2018 Listen Now
    MyNDTALK -  Childhood Cancer -  Dr. Grace Mucci 

    Dr. Grace Mucci discusses the psychological impact of childhood cancer on children and those who love them...
  • Aired on Friday, May 11, 2018 Listen Now
    Falling in love with a married person can be one of life’s most painful experiences.  How did you get yourself into this situation? Do you stay or go? How do you manage the difficult emotions that come with this relationship? Answers to this and more with the wisdom of Dr. Paul DePompo.

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Specials

  • Aired on Friday, September 16, 2016 Listen Now
    MyNDTALK - The Donald and Hillary -A Rebroadcast by Request - Dr. Justin A Frank

    Psychoanalyst - Author of Bush on the Couch and Obama on the Couch - takes on 'The Donald' and Hillary from a psychological perspective

    How did we get where we are in this current campaign cycle? The arguments, the fights, the threats, the promises - The name calling,
    mud-slinging - as we try to vote for a new President of the United States - how/why do we find ourselves more marginally united then we
    have been in years? Or are we?
  • Aired on Saturday, March 14, 2015 Listen Now
  • Aired on Saturday, February 21, 2015 Listen Now
    Robbin Shipp, Esq; , Co-Author of Justice While Black joins Dr. Brewer for a live conversation!  How should families think about protecting their children?  Particularly their young Black boys?  At what age should parents begin to educate their children about the realities of being Black in America?  For the answers to these questions and more – be sure to join Dr. Brewer on MyNDTALK @ 89.3 FM/WPFWFM.org – 3-4 PM ET 

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