Take Charge of Your Life

Author Kristin Neff on Take Charge of Your Life

Sep 18, 2013

On this week’s program host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Kristin Neff, Associate Professor of Human Development at the University of Texas, and author of Self-Compassion. Her book helps us understand how to use self-compassion when we are feeling down so that it encourages us to get up and try again, in order to reach our full potential. (Original air date September 9, 2013.)

On this program host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Joyce Dougherty, Executive Director of The PROGRAM for Women and Families. The organization helps women offenders reunite with their children, and also provides service for at-risk youths and male offenders to re-enter the community in a setting that helps to provide and create positive change for all involved. (Original air date September 1, 2013.)

The Growing Place on Take Charge of Your Life

Aug 29, 2013

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Gini Affuso, a childbirth educator and birth doula with The Growing Place, the first wellness, birth and family service center in the Lehigh Valley, specializing in comprehensive non-medical support for women and families and located in Emmaus. Gini discusses her passion for supporting women as they journey through their pregnancy and birth experiences. (Original air date August 26, 2013.)

Reading to Succeed on Take Charge of Your Life

Aug 27, 2013

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Stephanie Miller-Berman, founder of Reading to Succeed, Inc.  The organization helps people understand that children and adults with learning disabilities and dyslexia have the capability to learn and succeed in all levels of education given the right instruction. (Original air date August 19, 2013.)

The IMPACT Project on Take Charge of Your Life

Aug 15, 2013

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Joseph Abraham and Linda Abraham, both from  The IMPACT Project, a private children and youth agency located in Emmaus. The agency helps adolescents in the juvenile justice system find pathways to a better life.

Comedians at Law on Take Charge of Your Life

Aug 15, 2013

On tonight’s show host Eleanor Bobrow talks Alex Barnett, a former attorney who left the law to pursue a career in comedy.  He has joined forces with five other attorneys who seem to have chosen the same path, and they have formed a group called Comedians at Law. (Original air date August 12, 2013.)

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Tony Sparber, owner and director of New Image Weight Loss Camp for Kids in the Poconos, which helps youngsters create the lives they want: physically, emotionally and mentally. (Original air date, July 15, 2013.)

Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Sensei John Mirrione, the founder and director of Harmony Power Foundation’s Stop Bullying Movement. Sensei John Mirrione is a master karate instructor. Tonight, he he gives us tools to encourage our children to stand up for themselves and to be self-confident in order to deal with hostile confrontation in their lives.  He also discusses the responsibility that we as empowering their behavior by setting a good example. (Original air date July 8, 2013.)

Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Laura Wayman, author of A Loving Approach to Dementia Care.  Her book helps people dealing with a loved one with dementia and memory loss and gives tips on transforming the caregiving process from a burden into a loving, fulfilling journey.

The Business of Baby on Take Charge of Your Life

Jun 25, 2013

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Dr. Jennifer Margulis, who offers interesting commentary and tips from her book, Business of Baby, and understanding that pregnancy and childbirth can be an exciting, yet sometimes vulnerable, time for parents and families.