March is Women's Month. We speak with two women who work to empower others - through the Mercy Learning Center in Bridgeport and My Sister's Place in Hartford. Amazing stories of support, empowerment, and triumph - that continues to pay it forward to empower families and communities.
The Life Talk Show sheds some light into addiction, prevention and effective treatments. Our guests are Dr. Marina Picciotto, Dr. Carlton Erickson and Marie (a parent with a child in rehab for heroin addiction)
Dr. Carlton Erickson is the author of “The Science of Addiction: from Neurobiology to Treatment”, and Co-author: “Drugs, The Brain, and Behavior”
Dr. Marina Picciotto is the Charles B.G. Murphy Professor of
Psyychiatry and professor of Neurobiology and Pharmacology at Yale University.
Randye, Nicky and Diana's special guest is one of America’s music legends – Peter Yarrow of the beloved trio- Peter, Paul & Mary. We talk
with Peter how the power of music can bring about both healing and social change.
Randye, Nicky and Diana welcome guest Gail Blanke, author of “Throw out Fifty things- Clear the Clutter, Find Your Life." Gail is also a life coach and creator of Lifedesigns.com, where she teaches you to thrive on change. Clear old the old items and ideas that no longer work for you - and get inspired!
Start the conversation in your family about YOUR Last Will and Testament.
And, families - keep an eye out for those who will ingratiate themselves to the elderly and exploit their kindness by embezzling from estates. We talk with our guests on the importance of taking care of these matters early on, before death,and the consequences if we don’t. Our guests: Pamela S.K. Glasner, producer of acclaimed documentary "Last Will and Embezzlement", and Connecticut Probate Judge Daniel J. Caruso.
We all face challenges in life, and obstacles on the road to success. If "what doesn't kill us makes us stronger," how can we help ourselves to bounce back from setbacks and use new strengths to move forward?
Dr. Susan O’ Malley was a college drop out at age 18, worked as a secretary for ten years before transforming herself into a physician at 39,enterprenuer at 50, a public speaker and soon to be author at 61!
She says, "if I can become a doctor, you can do anything!" Join us as well all share our secrets for resilience and courage.