Pathways Radio by Paul O'Brien
Summary: Pathways provides 1/2 hour audio interviews of select leaders in transformation and self-discovery by Paul O'Brien -- charismatic radio host, spiritual teacher, author of the book Divination, and founder of Tarot.com.
[embed]https://youtu.be/Ye7kJEjxMHU[/embed] Dr. Russell Kennedy is the author of the new book, Anxiety Rx: A New Prescription for Anxiety Relief From the Doctor Who Created It. Dr. Kennedy specializes in the art and neuroscience of helping people recover from anxiety disorders. He has degrees and advanced training in medicine, neuroscience and developmental psychology, but his expertise is not all straight science. He is also a certified yoga and meditation teacher and was a professional stand-up comedian for over a decade.
[embed]https://youtu.be/UvBQCbnDW-s[/embed] Rachel Harris, PhD is the author of the new book, Swimming in the Sacred: Wisdom from the Psychedelic Underground. She was a psychologist in private practice for thirty-five years, working with people interested in psychospiritual development. During a decade working in research, Rachel received a National Institutes of Health New Investigator’s Award and published more than forty scientific studies in peer-reviewed journals. She has also consulted to Fortune 500 companies. She has previously authored another book on entheogenic experiences, called Listening to Ayahuasca.
[embed]https://youtu.be/LVV_JzHzS9M[/embed] Eli Coberly is the author of the new book, War in the Hearts of Men. Eli’s writing has taken him worldwide to explore a few of the bigger questions of our human existence, and his prophetic worldview combines military service, counterculture, and the anthropology and archeology of the world’s religious symbols. He has studied the migration of the indigenous and ingested their medicine, absorbed their art, and embodied their cosmovision.
https://youtu.be/Azn3U_7rc1E Dr. Chris Johnstone is an author, coach and trainer for resilience and well-being known internationally for his work on the psychology of cultivating positive impact in the world. His book Active Hope, co-authored with Joanna Macy, has been translated into 18 languages, and his online courses for resilience and active hope reach people from more than sixty countries.
https://youtu.be/9iBPT80Xtfw Andrew Harvey is the author of many books, including Radical Regeneration: Sacred Activism and the Renewal of the World, which he co-wrote with Dr. Carolyn Baker. Andrew is an internationally renowned religious scholar, writer, spiritual teacher, and the author of 42 books. The founder and director of the Institute for Sacred Activism, he lives in Chicago, Illinois.
https://youtu.be/bJmUuJA112I Anuradha Dayal-Gulati is a the author of Heal Your Ancestral Roots: Release the Family Patterns that Hold you Back. She is certified energy practitioner specializing in ancestral and emotional healing. Anu came to the US to earn her Ph.D. in economics and stayed.After fifteen years in finance and academia, she left to help people create the life they want. Her training in ancestral healing work helps people release the past and reclaim their power. She discusses the importance of honoring your ancestors and provides exercises and tools to help you recognize and release negative family patterns and heal ancestral trauma.
https://youtu.be/ATXJnbhqJy4 Brad Warner is the author of the new book, The Other Side of Nothing: The Zen Ethics of Time, Space, and Being. Brad is the author of numerous other titles including Letters to a Dead Friend about Zen, Don’t Be a Jerk, and Hardcore Zen. A Soto Zen teacher, he is also a punk bassist, filmmaker, and popular blogger who leads workshops and retreats around the world. In addition to his books, his writing appears in Lion’s Roar, Tricycle, Buddhadharma, and Alternative Press. He also hosts The Hardcore Zen Podcast and talks about Zen almost every day on his YouTube channel .  http://www.youtube.com/hardcorezen
https://youtu.be/P0oWJmhD3UM Ren Hurst is the author of the book, The Wisdom of Wildness: Healing the Trauma of Domestication. Ren is an author, mentor, tracker, and guide who helps people address the trauma of domestication, including their own. After 20 years of being a professional horsewoman, Ren has produced an approach called “Sanctuary13” to help people restore connection to their most authentic, wild human-animal nature. Ren lives in the Pacific Northwest.
https://youtu.be/CSIaYRfjbIU Arthur B Dielhenn is the author of the new book, Get Out Of Your Head, It's A Mess In There! - 101 Simple Aphorisms for Thinking and Living After graduating with distinction from The University of Wisconsin with a degree in Communications, Art Dielhenn headed West to pursue his TV career settling in Hollywood, where he directed over 300 prime time episodes and 15 pilots including: Punky Brewster, Head of the Class, Silver Spoons, Webster, and Sister/Sister. His experience navigating the entertainment industry and two years of study at The Coaches Training Institute prepared Dielhenn to transition to his next career as a Certified Career Coach establishing Los Angeles Coaching in 2000.
Thomas Hatsis is an author and public speaker in psychedelic history and culture with four books to his credit and three more on the way. He has appeared on the GaiamTV shows "Beyond Belief with George Noory," "Psychedelica," and "Open Minds with Regina Meredith" and in the cannabis documentary Kaneh Movie. He has articles published inPsyPress UK and the Journal of Psychedelic Studies. Along with Eden Woodruff, he co-directs Psanctum, a non-profit education and harm reduction organization in Portland, OR, which curates the Psanctum Psychedelic Library, organizes the Gaian Mind Psychedelic Conference, and hosts the weekly Psanctum Open Mic. In 2023, Psanctum expanded its efforts to include a thrift store that will use proceeds to help defray the costs of psychedelic-assisted therapy in Portland.
[embed]https://youtu.be/HXUEkgM7UGQ[/embed] Dr. Richard Louis Miller is the author of the new book, Psychedelic Wisdom. Richard has been a clinical psychologist for more than 60 years. He is host of the Internet Broadcast Mind Body Health & Politics; The founder of the internationally acclaimed Cokenders Alcohol and Drug Program as well as the creator of the Health Sanctuary at Wilbur Hot Springs, California. He has been a faculty member at the University of Michigan and Stanford University, an advisor on the President’s Commission on Mental Health and the author of Psychedelic Medicine, Psychedelic Wisdom, and the forthcoming books, Psychedelic Psychotherapy and Sex Unveiled. He lives in Fort Bragg and at the Health Sanctuary at Wilbur Hot Springs, both in northern California.
https://youtu.be/1qCEOiHTmdw Stephen Gray is the editor of the new book, How Psychedelics Can Help Save the World: Visionary and Indigenous Voices Speak Out. Stephen is a teacher and writer on spiritual subjects and sacramental medicines. He has worked extensively with Tibetan Buddhism, the Native American Church, and with entheogenic medicines. He is also a conference and workshop organizer, leader, and speaker. Stephen is one of the organizers of a favorite conference of mine, the annual Spirit Plant Medicine Conference in Vancouver BC.
[embed]https://youtu.be/YKQA9WU_Df0[/embed] John Gray is the best-selling author of one of the most well-known relationship books of all time: Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. USA Today listed it in the top ten most influential books of the last quarter century. His latest book is entitled Beyond Mars and Venus. John has been speaking, teaching, and coaching all over the world for 40 years. His many books, blogs, and free online workshops provide practical insights to improve relationships in all stages of life and love. An advocate of health and optimal brain function, he also provides natural solutions for overcoming depression, anxiety and stress to support increased energy, libido, hormonal balance and better sleep.
https://youtu.be/P9Dham_1tr4 Steven Washington is the author of the new book, Recovering You: Soul Care and Mindful Movement for Overcoming Addiction. As a former professional dancer who performed on Broadway in Disney’s The Lion King, Steven’s love of movement inspired him to become the highly acclaimed Qigong and Pilates teacher that he is today. Steven lives a joyful life of recovery and is passionate about helping others as they navigate towards health and happiness.
https://youtu.be/Ng0UUB7tECM Alex Terranova is the author of the book, Fictional Authenticity: Release Your Past, Start Living Your Real Life. Alex is a Personal and Professional Performance Coach who hosts The DreamMason Podcast, and co-hosts The Coaching Show Podcast. According to his website, he supports people becoming strong and successful high achievers to unmask convention, embrace the rebel within them, and more deeply explore the complex and agitated edges of our existence to create more clarity, freedom, and success.