Divorce and break-ups have the power to challenge our foundations and can cause major stress and the feeling of loneliness and loss. That transitional time is instrumental to incorporate positive coping skills, stress reduction, and ways to treat yourself well in order to heal get back on your feet.
So how can we nourish ourselves after a break-up or divorce? And how can you come out the other side stronger and more resilient than before?
On today's show, we are de-stressing and de-compressing from the anxiety of it all and offering you a safe, informative and fun look into self-care and life after a break up. Lucia and her crew will share their own experiences with break-ups and loss, and welcome guest Dr. Anna Kress, clinical psychologist, to the show to help us navigate it all.
So close the door on your day and bring some light, care and love into your night on the latest episode of Lucia at Night!
On today’s show, Pete Perrotta, Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LADC joins Lucia at Night to talk about ways to approach this Holiday season in a more connected and loving way, and the meaning of family. Also joining in studio are friends Sarah and Krista where we talk nicknames, favorite holiday music and movies, cookies, and so much more!
So watch and listen to today’s show and de-stress from your day, and form stronger relationships with the people, places and things that you love; all in an informative, fun and intimate conversation. A treat and retreat for your day, Lucia at Night is going to help close the door on your day and light up your night.
Welcome to Lucia at Night!
Lucia at Night is finally here and we could not be more excited.
A treat and retreat for your day, Lucia at Night is a monthly addition to our show WellSeekers with Lucia to help focus on relationships with the people, places and things that you love in an informative and, fun and intimate environment. Helping you de-stress from your day and connect to what you love - We are going to help close the door on your day and light up your night.
Men, adolescents, athletes and so many other populations are never considered to struggle with eating related issues, but the facts are - THEY DO! So what does it look like when different populations have eating related issues and how can we help?
On today's show Lucia and guest Michelle Felton, LMHC, CEDS joins us to talk about athletes and other populations who may be struggling, how we can help and the hope that exists.
If you or anyone you know struggles with body image, eating related issues, or an eating disorder we encourage you to listen and to share today's show.
Eating related issues are a part of almost everyone's lives in some way.
According to statistics, at least 30 million people of all ages and of all genders suffer from a clinical eating disorder, with estimates much higher for those that go unreported. Even more shocking is the every 62 minutes, at least one person passes away as a direct result of an eating disorder & that eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of ANY mental illness.
On today's show, Kelly McAdams, MSW, LICSW and New England Regional Outreach Manager at Monte Nido & Affiliates, joins us to talk about how we can talk to a loved one who we may think has some sort of eating related issues.
One of the biggest things that can aid in someones struggling with an eating related issues, is prevention, so what can we say if we think someone around us is struggling? No matter how far down the line they are in their struggle, Kelly will help give us some resources to talk to our loved ones as well as ways to take care of ourselves along the way.
Don't miss this critical episode below and for more on treatment resources make sure to check out Monte Nido & Affiliates HERE.
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Rise & Comeback to a Relationship w/Your Body & Food That You Love: One Woman's Journey of Hope You DO NOT Want to Miss!
Have you ever struggled with an eating related issues? If you have you're not alone.
Eating related issues can range from issues with body image, self confidence, obsession over caloric intake to a clinical diagnosis of anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating. Wherever you are with food and your body, today's show is a MUST listen if you have ever struggled with body image or food related issues.
Join Lucia and former professional dancer, turned professional makeup artist, Campbell Ritchie as she shares her experience of finding her own story of well with food and how she had to rise and come back from an eating related issue that nearly took her life.
If you or anybody you know struggles with food, body image, or self confidence - this show is a must watch.
An astonishing 60-90% of all doctors are stress related. (Source) With stress on all of our minds, coming up with ways to re-write our own scripts and break up with stress, (or at least reduce it,) is essential for our happiness and wellbeing.
You Should Know the top 3 things to say to yourself every day that can help combat stress and bring you closer to finding the happiness and wellness you seek.
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Yep, we have all been there. Crashing in the car as we sit it traffic, or at our desks as we deal with the work/life struggle. Well, if you are tired at work or at home and need a pick me up and don't want to reach for caffeine or candy - You Should Know, the 5 second energy boost that can change your mood RIGHT NOW!
Try this mental pick me up that is proven to boost your mood in just seconds & find out why BELOW!
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Work is stressful. Regardless of what you do, 1 in 8 people report being stressed while at their job. So what can you do to THRIVE in mind and body and enjoy your day at the office? On today's show, we have the Founder of Mind5 Training, Roelien Luijt, to help all of us thrive under work pressure and live our best life in the new year!
Join Lucia as she dives into simple and real life solutions on living your work life well and shares her own personal struggles as well as well as Roelien's story of her journey to a healthy mind, body and spirit in life and work!
Also, stayed tuned for a BIG announcement this week on Mind5 & WellSeekers coming together to help you grow in happiness and health in 2019!
Find out more about Mind5 Training HERE!
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On today's show we have WellSeekers special guest Mary Joyner! Mary is an accomplished musician, businesswoman and daughter of the fastest woman in our nation's history, Flo Jo. She will share with us one of the main things that helps guide wellness in her life and helps get her through tough and challenging times. Mary will also share more on her music and the wellness focused company she is starting in honor of her mom.
Join as we talk about Mary's journey to a well life and how some of the techniques that helped her, can help you too.
For the podcast make sure to listen HERE!