S2 Ep10: Just the Right Summer Distraction

S2 Ep10: Just the Right Summer Distraction

This week we’re sharing a few good distractions with listeners via our sister podcast, Just the Right Book with Roxanne Coady, and a recent talk the host and bookseller gave where she shared her best picks for summer. If you’re looking for a good book to take on vacation or just want an escape from the every day, Roxanne has a ton of recommendations!

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S2 Ep9: Do You Think About Your Happiness?

S2 Ep9: Do You Think About Your Happiness?

Happiness is big business in the United States, but ironically we’re less happy than ever. According to the United Nations’ 2017 World Happiness Report the U.S. doesn’t even make the top 10 list! In this episode we take a look at the happiness industry in the United States, and hear from the man who is running the longest study on happiness ever recorded to find out what secrets they’ve uncovered about living a long and happy life.

Bob Waldinger’s TED Talk: What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness

Ruth Whippman’s Book: America the Anxious: How Our Pursuit of Happiness Is Creating a Nation of Nervous Wrecks
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S2 Mini 8: Traffic Jams Make Ned See Red

S2 Mini 8: Traffic Jams Make Ned See Red

There’s nothing like a good traffic jam to make you lose your cool. In this mini Dr. Hallowell shares the story of a recent frustrating commute he made to our studios in Hamden, Connecticut. He reminds himself (and listeners) about some of the ways he can combat a stressful situation in the future.

We’d love to hear from you! If you have a question or comment please email it to [email protected].
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S2 Ep8: Jessica McCabe Tells Us How To ADHD

S2 Ep8: Jessica McCabe Tells Us How To ADHD

Jessica McCabe knows what it’s like to struggle with ADHD. Diagnosed as a teen, she now helps others understand their ADHD brains through her wildly popular YouTube channel, How to ADHD. Jessica spoke with Ned about the unique struggles millennials with ADHD face in our crazy-busy 24/7 world.

And don’t forget to catch Dr. Hallowell’s conversation with Jessica on her YouTube channel starting this Thursday: How to ADHD

To learn more about Dr. Hallowell: http://www.drhallowell.com/

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Meet Them Again: The Women Behind the Guys We F****d Podcast

Meet Them Again: The Women Behind the Guys We F****d Podcast

Corinne Fisher & Krystyna Hutchinson are on a mission to spread the word that women should be able to have sex with whoever they want and not be ashamed or called names. The comedians joined Dr. Hallowell in the studio for a frank and entertaining discussion about sex, relationships and their groundbreaking podcast, Guys We F****d: The Anti-Slut Shaming Podcast.

Warning: This episode includes graphic language/material.

Corinne & Krystyna’s website: http://www.sorryaboutlastnightcomedy.com/

This episode was originally released in September 2016. New episodes return next week!

 
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Throwback Thursday: The Benefits of Forgiveness

Throwback Thursday: The Benefits of Forgiveness

For many of us, when we get hurt our natural inclination is to seek revenge. But that’s not good for our health! In this mini episode, Ned stresses the importance of letting go of anger and resentment. It’s not easy, but the benefits are definitely worth it!

Ned’s book, Dare to Forgive: https://www.amazon.com/Dare-Forgive-Power-Letting-Moving/dp/0757302939

This episode was originally released in June 2016. New episodes return on July 11th!
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Revisiting The Effect of Technology on Our Kids

Revisiting The Effect of Technology on Our Kids

Ned hears from the pros, kids, parents and a special guest as he explores screen-time, online dangers, setting limits, and the latest apps parents should be concerned about.  He also talks to a security expert and former FBI agent posing undercover online as a 13-year-old girl about these Internet risks.

Ned also talks with Dr. Susan Linn, co-founder of the campaign for a commercial-free childhood about the effects of media on youth and setting limits.

Send us your thoughts and questions to [email protected] and you might be included in a future episode!

Links from this episode:

www.consumingkids.com

www.momsclub.org

www.kiddle.co

www.internetsafetyconcepts.com/parents

Parent-Child internet safety contracts: http://www.distractionpodcast.com/contracts/

This episode was originally released in April 2016. 

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Throwback Thursday: 5 Pillars of Brain Health

Throwback Thursday: 5 Pillars of Brain Health

Age doesn’t really matter! World-renowned leader in brain health, Dr. Paul Nussbaum shares his prescription for longevity and quality of life with Dr. Hallowell. Surprisingly, it has nothing to do with how old you are!

Dr. Nussbaum’s book: What is the Purpose of My Brain?https://www.tatepublishing.com/bookstore/book.php?w=978-1-68319-704-1

This episode was originally released in September 2016.

 
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Take Another Listen: Part 2 – Tackling ADHD Questions Head-On

Take Another Listen: Part 2 – Tackling ADHD Questions Head-On

Dr. Hallowell and his longtime co-author, Dr. John Ratey, pick-up where they left off in Part 1 by answering more listener questions. Anxiety, slow processing speeds, helping someone you love with ADHD and other issues are all covered in this show.

Join the conversation and be a part of the show! We’re looking for callers and questions for an upcoming episode featuring Dr. Hallowell and his wife, Sue! They’ve raised three kids with ADHD, have been married for a very long time, and Sue is a social worker so they can talk about a variety of subjects! Email your question and contact info to [email protected].

Check out Dr. Hallowell’s and Dr. Ratey’s bestselling book, Driven to Distraction: http://www.distractionpodcast.com/about/

For another great source of information on ADHD, please visit ADDitude magazine at www.additudemag.com.

Listen to Tackling ADHD Questions Head-On Part 1.

This episode was originally released in July 2016.
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