Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org en From NJ to China: Educator Stephen Lawrence http://wdiy.org/post/nj-china-educator-stephen-lawrence <p></p><p></p><p>Take Charge of Your Life host Eleanor Bobrow explores the difficulty in finding a stable career in education. Her guest is Stephen Lawrence who, at 30 years-old, recently began teaching abroad at an international school in Macau, China after spending 5 years in New Jersey school districts.</p><p>(Original air-date 7/21/2014)</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:40:37 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 44347 at http://wdiy.org From NJ to China: Educator Stephen Lawrence Lin Erickson and David Smith from the Da Vinci Science Center on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/lin-erickson-and-david-smith-da-vinci-science-center-take-charge-your-life <p></p><p>Eleanor Bobrow speaks with two guests from the Da Vinci Science Center, Lin Erickson (Executive Director/CEO) and David Smith (Senior Director of Science &amp; Strategic Initiatives), about how to inspire children in the Allentown school district to not only graduate but find careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.</p><p>(Original air-date 7/14/2014)</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:40:03 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 43747 at http://wdiy.org Lin Erickson and David Smith from the Da Vinci Science Center on Take Charge of Your Life Dr. Susan Silberstein on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/dr-susan-silberstein-take-charge-your-life <p>Eleanor Bobrow speaks with Dr. Susan Silberstein, PhD, the founder and President of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0019jMlBS_PKQ-FC0zWXi7O_-kVcrDPkgZQjzyMYmZrzNHRahjthwRhLYONJ32xvHMYpwIl6lDkS-02APxIn4dJHl19Arnl4uzQvzUSbWOwmQqLlL__CrRbfeDnrmR4Z0J2DyICZP85CfZHpSMVHdCmTcnTg1aPT7t3ihXPqiTrT4g=&amp;c=fWG9yN-T3yZwqtXL-tsBmg9XENqhEAQW1blVaaTTEzw-YuA2tcB2tA==&amp;ch=pApGtkZcdfsCax9Zgy24smnVhety4GxRPdpaVWsUEDD_-h2vt20MUg==" shape="rect" target="_blank">BeatCancer.org</a>. They discuss how to cope with and beat cancer through diet, life-style, and other immune-boosting approaches.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:23:01 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 43310 at http://wdiy.org Dr. Susan Silberstein on Take Charge of Your Life Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/dr-lewis-mehl-madrona-take-charge-your-life <p>Eleanor Bobrow discusses the power of the stories we tell ourselves. Her guest is<span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</span> Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona, MD, PhD, author of <em>Healing the Mind Through the Power of Story</em> which discusses narrative psychology: that we can change whatever is negative by telling ourselves a positive story.</p><p>(Original air-date 6/23/2014)</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 05:01:16 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 42556 at http://wdiy.org Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona on Take Charge of Your Life Parenting Educator Marcie Lightwood on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/parenting-educator-marcie-lightwood-take-charge-your-life <p>Eleanor Bobrow discusses preparing your child for an unpredictable world. Her guest is Marcie Lightwood, a parenting educator and seasoned group facilitator. Marcie is the Schools Program Coordinator for the Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding, a social worker for the Trinity Episcopal Church Soup Kitchen, and<span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;"> provides parenting education for a number of human service organizations</span><span style="font-family: Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">.</span></p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:43:57 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 42121 at http://wdiy.org Parenting Educator Marcie Lightwood on Take Charge of Your Life Tyler Rogers from Safe Harbor Easton on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/tyler-rogers-safe-harbor-easton-take-charge-your-life <p></p><p>Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes guest Tyler Rogers, Executive Director of Safe Harbor in Easton. They will discuss where a person can turn when they suddenly find themselves jobless, homeless, or both.</p><p>(Original air-date 6/9/2014)</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:39:12 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41707 at http://wdiy.org Tyler Rogers from Safe Harbor Easton on Take Charge of Your Life Lehigh Valley SCORE Chairman Carlton Raines on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/lehigh-valley-score-chairman-carlton-raines-take-charge-your-life <p>Host Eleanor Bobrow discusses getting your business idea off the ground with Carlton Raines, Chairman of Lehigh Valley Chapter 74 of SCORE, an organization dedicated to growing successful small businesses across America, one business at a time. (Original air-date 6-2-2014)</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:33:44 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41310 at http://wdiy.org Lehigh Valley SCORE Chairman Carlton Raines on Take Charge of Your Life Brigid Marlin on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/brigid-marlin-take-charge-your-life <p>Marriage and Family Therapist Eleanor Bobrow talks with artist Brigid Marlin about her son Danny, who struggled with the symptoms of Asperger’s Syndrome long before that term was coined. Marlin's latest book <em>A Meaning for Danny: My Son with Asperger’s Syndrome </em>details her fight to find hope and stability in dealing with her son’s challenges. (Original air-date 5/19/2014)</p> Tue, 20 May 2014 17:43:51 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 40454 at http://wdiy.org Brigid Marlin on Take Charge of Your Life Jennifer Grube on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/jennifer-grube-take-charge-your-life <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Marriage and Family Therapist Eleanor Bobrow explores the topic of protecting ourselves and our children from abuse. Her guest is Jennifer Grube, author of <i>Whispers of Inspiration</i>, a book of easily-remembered sayings to help build a shield of protection, self-understanding, and inspiration from trauma that may have affected us in our lives. (Original air-date 5/5/2014)</span></p> Tue, 06 May 2014 17:56:17 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 39615 at http://wdiy.org Jennifer Grube on Take Charge of Your Life Linda Spangle on Take Charge of Your Life http://wdiy.org/post/linda-spangle-take-charge-your-life <p>Host Eleanor Bobrow talks about getting into physical shape for the summer. Her guest, author Linda Spangle, is a registered nurse and Weight Loss Management Coach.&nbsp; Spangle's latest book, <em>Friends with the Scale--How to Turn Your Scale into a Powerful Weight-Loss Tool</em> proposes a change in our relationship with the Almighty scale. Instead of fearing or dreading stepping on the scale, Spangle wants everyone to utilize it as a positive health and weight-loss tool. (Original air-date: 4/28/2014)</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:12:21 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 39231 at http://wdiy.org Linda Spangle on Take Charge of Your Life