Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff - Live The Big Stuff
Brain Power Series: The Aging Brain with Dr. Daniel Emina

Brain Power Series: The Aging Brain with Dr. Daniel Emina

October 17, 2019

Say “goodbye” to brain fog! 

Just like our bodies, we need to exercise and feed our brains properly in order to keep them working optimally and to prevent degeneration. 

While cognitive decline is one of the most feared consequences of getting older, there ARE lifestyle and nutrition choices we can make that will stave off the effects of aging - keeping our brains as young as possible, for as long as possible!

In this episode of the Brain Power Series, Dr. Daniel Emina, child/adolescent, and adult psychiatrist at the Amen Clinic tells us everything we need to know about the aging brain and shares his expert tips on keeping our brains working optimally - at any age. 

Learn more about Dr. Daniel Emina here https://www.amenclinics.com/staff/daniel-emina-m-d/

Learn more about the Amen Clinics here >> https://www.amenclinics.com 

Interested in having your brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic?  

 

Brain Power Series: ADD and The Child’s Brain with Dr. Daniel Emina

Brain Power Series: ADD and The Child’s Brain with Dr. Daniel Emina

October 10, 2019

Kids ALL have bright, beautiful brains! 

But for parents and grandparents of children with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), understanding exactly how they work - and how to best support their healthy development - can sometimes be challenging to understand. 

In the fourth part of the Brain Power series, Dr. Daniel Emina, child/adolescent, and adult psychiatrist at the Amen Clinic shares his powerful insights and experience working with kids with ADD/ADHD.

Listen in, and learn about the seven types of ADD/ADHD, how boys and girls tend to exhibit ADD/ADHD in different ways, and how to treat symptoms for well-adjusted behavior - so kids can develop and thrive as the happy, healthy adults they deserve to be. 

 

Learn more about Dr. Daniel Emina here https://www.amenclinics.com/staff/daniel-emina-m-d/

Learn more about the Amen Clinics here >> https://www.amenclinics.com 

Interested in having your brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic?   

Healing ADD by Dr. Daniel Amen

 

Brain Power Series: Nutrition for Your Brain with Zoe Davis

Brain Power Series: Nutrition for Your Brain with Zoe Davis

October 3, 2019

Kris sits down with Zoe Davis; integrative mental health coach and nutrition counselor at the Amen Clinic to learn about the best foods to eat (and supplements to take) for optimal brain health!

With her master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling and extensive post-graduate training in disordered eating behaviors, nutrition, and holistic obesity care, Zoe is a wealth of information on the connection between what we feed our bodies and the health of our brain, emotions, and overall well-being.

Listen in to this exciting third part of our Brain Power Series, and learn how to fuel your brain so you can feel your best!

Learn more about Zoe here >> https://www.amenclinics.com/staff/zoe-davis/ 
Learn more about Amen Clinics here >> 
https://www.amenclinics.com 

Interested in having your brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic?

Brain Power Series: Take a Look at Your Brain

Brain Power Series: Take a Look at Your Brain

September 26, 2019

Please don’t let my nose itch!”

In the second part of the NEW Brain Power Series, Kris recounts her experience of having her brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic. 

If you haven’t heard of the Amen Clinics, they take a critical evaluation of the psychological, biological, social, AND spiritual factors that contribute to your brain functioning. Their scientific approach is extremely thorough and customized to each patient.

Learn more about the Amen Clinic here https://www.amenclinics.com and listen in here (podcast link) to learn about Kris’s brain!

Interested in having your brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic? 

Brain Power Series: Introduction: The Brain Warrior’s Way

Brain Power Series: Introduction: The Brain Warrior’s Way

September 19, 2019

Welcome to our NEW Brain Power Series! In these episodes, Kris shares with you the newest, cutting-edge research on how we can achieve our optimal brain health.

After having her brain scan and evaluation done at the renowned brain health Amen Clinic, Kris felt compelled to share this valuable information with you - too often we take our brains for granted, and brain health matters. Change your brain, change your life!

So listen in here, and be sure to tune in to this series as she interviews some of the Amen Clinic’s top brain health specialists. 

Interested in having your brain scan and assessment at the Amen Clinic? 

Amen Clinics https://www.amenclinics.com 

Dr. Daniel Amen, The Brain Warrior’s Way

Give Your Brain a Vacation

Give Your Brain a Vacation

September 12, 2019

Did you know that on average we have around 70,000 thoughts a day, and over HALF of these are repetitive negative thoughts?  Isn’t that crazy?  

In order to interrupt the cycle of thoughts that ruminate with attention - which can keep us stuck - we need to find ways to quiet our minds and calm down, which gives us the ability to access our inner wisdom.

Listen in, and learn how to get your brain into a relaxed state - so you stop sweating the small stuff and can begin to live the big stuff! 

Please check out Instant Calm by Karen Salmansohn https://www.notsalmon.com/books/instant-calm/ 

Your Happiness Training

Your Happiness Training

September 5, 2019

Widely considered one of the world’s foremost experts on happiness and stress reduction (with more than 30 million copies of his books in print worldwide!) the late Dr. Richard Carlson was teaching people how to live happier, more fulfilled lives... long before “happiness” was even a buzzword in popular psychology!

Early in his career he taught this set of five principles on better living and called it  “Happiness Training.” These ideas have guided people all over the world through life’s challenges while restoring their joy of living along the way.

Listen in, and learn how you can access the wisdom of these timeless teachings through Kristine Carlson’s NEW Happiness Training Course, designed to address the demands of today’s busy, technology-driven lifestyles. 

Three Stories of Kismet

Three Stories of Kismet

August 29, 2019

Have you ever encountered something by chance - and felt that it was meant to be? 

We hear stories of people bumping into each other on a crowded sidewalk; only to fall in love… or receiving a phone call that changes their life forever. 

Derived from the Arabic word qisma (meaning “lot”), the word Kismet describes these magical moments that shape our lives. 

Listen in, and learn how to open yourself to the divine mysteries of life in this new podcast episode - and reclaim your faith that the next miracle is awaiting you. Kristine even shares a few of her own Kismet experience

Meeting New Friends at Any Age

Meeting New Friends at Any Age

August 22, 2019

Whether it’s due to a relocation to a new city, or a divorce, or even just the lifestyle change that comes with parenthood, a time may come in our adult lives that we have to make new friends!

Connecting with new people isn’t always easy as it seemed in elementary school - it requires us to drop our guard, open our hearts, and take initiative. Talk about vulnerability, right?

Kris shares some tried-and-true strategies for meeting new friends at any age.

How to Honor Your Life’s Purpose

How to Honor Your Life’s Purpose

August 15, 2019

When we feel stuck in our lives, it can be tough to know what our next step should be.

By learning to use what excites us as our guide, we tap into our innate gifts and talents. 

When we LOVE what we do, we feel energized and can be of service to others at our highest level!

Listen in to our new podcast episode here, and learn how to honor your life’s purpose.