Take Charge of Your Life

Mondays, 6:30-7:00pm

Eleanor Bobrow speaks with two guests from the Da Vinci Science Center, Lin Erickson (Executive Director/CEO) and David Smith (Senior Director of Science & 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.

(Original air-date 7/14/2014)

Dr. Susan Silberstein on Take Charge of Your Life

Jul 11, 2014

Eleanor Bobrow speaks with Dr. Susan Silberstein, PhD, the founder and President of BeatCancer.org. They discuss how to cope with and beat cancer through diet, life-style, and other immune-boosting approaches.

Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona on Take Charge of Your Life

Jun 25, 2014

Eleanor Bobrow discusses the power of the stories we tell ourselves. Her guest is  Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona, MD, PhD, author of Healing the Mind Through the Power of Story which discusses narrative psychology: that we can change whatever is negative by telling ourselves a positive story.

(Original air-date 6/23/2014)

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 provides parenting education for a number of human service organizations.


(Original air-date 6/16/2014)

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.

(Original air-date 6/9/2014)

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)

Brigid Marlin on Take Charge of Your Life

May 20, 2014

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 A Meaning for Danny: My Son with Asperger’s Syndrome details her fight to find hope and stability in dealing with her son’s challenges. (Original air-date 5/19/2014)

Jennifer Grube on Take Charge of Your Life

May 6, 2014

Marriage and Family Therapist Eleanor Bobrow explores the topic of protecting ourselves and our children from abuse. Her guest is Jennifer Grube, author of Whispers of Inspiration, 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)

Linda Spangle on Take Charge of Your Life

Apr 29, 2014

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.  Spangle's latest book, Friends with the Scale--How to Turn Your Scale into a Powerful Weight-Loss Tool 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)

Senior LIFE Lehigh Valley on Take Charge of Your Life

Apr 17, 2014

Host Eleanor Bobrow speaks with Executive Director of Senior LIFE Lehigh Valley Bill Coble about the resources and support available to those who wish to maintain their independence as they grow older.  Senior LIFE Lehigh Valley is an organization that allows seniors to continue living at home by coordinating healthcare and supportive services in Lehigh and Northampton counties. (Original air-date April 14, 2014).