Hosted by Laura Cathcart Robbins, a writer and a recovery thriver and survivor, Laura found herself in an all too familiar position. In September 2018, she was the only black woman in the room at Brave Magic, a famed writer’s retreat. After it was over, she wrote about her “only one” experience in The Huffington Post and comments started flooding into her DM. These comments were from people from all races, ethnicities, creeds, and nationalities who had felt “othered”. Laura beautifully inter ...
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Rabbi and marriage counselor Tod Jacobs and Positive Psychologist and marriage counselor Peter Lyn join Chelsea 9 minutes in to talk about their important new book, Not A Partnership: Why We Keep Getting Marriage Wrong & How We Can Get It RightPulling from data as well as their teachings at The David Robinson Institution, founded by both men in Jerusalem, Tod and Peter are invested in helping the man of today prepare for marriage by focusing both on developing a mature and idealistic vision of marriage as the primary vehicle to create wholeness, meaning, purpose and happiness in their lives, and on working to perfect the character issues that lie at the core of a successful spouse—giving, empathy, focus, staying power and a strong desire to help build the other.__To connect with Tod & Peter, visit their:Website: https://www.notapartnership.comPurchase Not A Partnership: Why We Keep Getting Marriage Wrong & How We Can Get It Right: https://www.amazon.com/Not-Partnership-Tod-Jacobs-MA/dp/0578448645/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=not+a+partnership&qid=1554931282&s=gateway&sr=8-1__Work with Chelsea: www.breakupward.com/shopChelsea’s website: www.breakupward.comSign up for Chelsea’s newsletter: bit.ly/tyhbletterInstagram: www.instagram.com/thankyouheartbreakConnect and send in your questions and/or letters viawww.instagram.com/thankyouheartbreakOr by email: Chelsea@breakupward.com