Love & Life with Dr. Karin

By Dr. Karin Anderson Abrell

Take charge of your thoughts, take charge of your life! On Love & Life, Dr. Karin explores research-based methods for happy, hopeful, positive living! She delves into all the good stuff—how to have true intimacy in romantic relationships, more meaningful friendships, healthier family connections, and more fulfilling careers. Each episode leaves listeners with a Love & Life Hack—a quick fix to improve your emotional wellness TODAY! Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/love-and-life-media/support

  1. 1.
    What Men (and Women!) Want in a Partner—Science Tells All! Ep. 150
    21:20
  2. 2.
    Are Your Beliefs Blocking Your Path to Love? With Melanie Hersch Ep. 149
    54:15
  3. 3.
    Sexless in the City with Kat Harris Ep. 148
    1:02:52
  4. 4.
    Empowered Dating Mindset: The Instagram Reels! Ep. 147
    14:19
  5. 5.
    On a Mission to Reunite Orphans with Their Parents: The Haiti Mama Story with Tausha Pearson Ep. 146
    56:55
  6. 6.
    Quit Worrying About Being Alone Forever—ch. 11 of Single is the New Black Ep. 145
    31:03
  7. 7.
    Why Are SO Many Men SO Passive in Relationships? with Elliott Anderson, M.A. Ep. 144
    56:55
  8. 8.
    Can Anything Good Come From a Bad Breakup? with Lisa Cleary Ep. 143
    53:12
  1. 9.
    What if the “Sparks” are Due to a Trauma Bond or Anxious Attachment Style? Ep. 142
    28:44
  2. 10.
    Think Like a Girl! Harness the Power of Your Female Brain with Dr. Tracy Alloway Ep. 141
    57:38
  3. 11.
    How to NOT Get Love Bombed: Slow Your Roll! Ep. 140
    34:04
  4. 12.
    How to Have a GREAT Relationship: Dan and I Tell All! Ep. 139
    28:19
  5. 13.
    Let’s Talk Therapy! with Eli Weinstein, LCSW Ep. 138
    39:19
  6. 14.
    Thriving After Trauma! with Shari Botwin, LCSW Ep. 137
    1:03:17
  7. 15.
    How to Choose Well When Picking a Partner! Anita Stoudmire, MA, LPC Ep. 136
    55:38
  8. 16.
    Why Core Values are the Secret to a Happy Relationship! Ep. 135
    39:45
  9. 17.
    How Can I Ever Learn to Trust Again? And More of Your Questions! Ep. 134
    23:16
  10. 18.
    Everything You Need to Know About Egg Freezing with Britt McHenry Ep. 133
    51:28
  11. 19.
    Childless Not By Choice Ep. 132
    57:53
  12. 20.
    When You’re a Strong Independent Woman, but You Still Want a Man! Ep. 131
    1:01:52
  13. 21.
    Bad Childhood, Great Life! with Brunnie Getchell, LMHC Ep. 130
    46:32
  14. 22.
    3 Biggest Lies Single Women Hear! with Laura Behnke Ep. 129
    43:09
  15. 23.
    How to Live Life on YOUR Terms with Laura Behnke Ep. 128
    46:08
  16. 24.
    Is Your Mother Wound Impacting Your Relationships? with Psychotherapist Elliott Anderson Ep. 127
    44:05
  17. 25.
    Is Fear Sabotaging Your Love Life? Ep. 126
    25:54
  18. 26.
    Is Your Father Wound Impacting Your Relationships? with Psychotherapist Elliott Anderson Ep. 125
    43:29
  19. 27.
    High Status Dating Q&A with Dr. Duana Welch Ep. 124
    21:38
  20. 28.
    Healing from Breakup or Divorce with Dr. Duana Welch Ep. 123
    51:34
  21. 29.
    When We “Medicalize” Our Emotions: Beyond the DSM with Dr. Steven C. Hayes Ep. 122
    1:03:52
  22. 30.
    The Science of Hope: Why it Matters in Love & Life! Ep. 121
    33:03
  23. 31.
    S5 Bonus: I’m Always Attracted to Bad Boys. Help! Ep. 120
    10:46
  24. 32.
    S5 Bonus: How Do I Get His Attention? Ep. 119
    9:25
  25. 33.
    S5 Bonus: Is He Manipulating Me? Ep. 118
    6:13
  26. 34.
    S5 Bonus: When Should I Meet His Kids? Ep. 117
    7:22
  27. 35.
    S5 Bonus: How Can I Be Supportive When My Friends Complain Nonstop About Their Bad Relationships? Ep. 116
    11:03
  28. 36.
    S5 Bonus: I’ll Be Wearing a Dress Every Time I Leave the House in December. Here’s Why. Ep. 115
    35:15
  29. 37.
    S5 Bonus: Finding Gratitude to Find Joy (Even While Living with Chronic Illness) Ep. 114
    38:55
  30. 38.
    Turn Toward Anxiety to Heal! with Psychotherapist Linda Ruvalcaba Ep. 113
    59:08
  31. 39.
    Rewire Your Brain to Heal from Trauma! with Neuropsychologist Dr. Rhonda Freeman Ep. 112
    55:32
  32. 40.
    Boundaries with Dr. Jaime Zuckerman Ep. 111
    56:02
  33. 41.
    Listeners’ Choice: Your Questions About Dating, Relating, and Ruminating! Ep. 110
    48:03
  34. 42.
    When Close is Too Close: Enmeshment and Differentiation with Mary Beth Somich, LPC Ep. 109
    54:42
  35. 43.
    Take Charge of Your Negative Thoughts, Part II: Techniques from REBT Ep. 108
    31:48
  36. 44.
    S5 Bonus: Top 5 Things Single Women Hate to Hear Ep. 107
    1:06:10
  37. 45.
    I Stopped Seeing Singlehood as Something "I Needed to Fix" with Shani Silver Ep. 106
    1:03:12
  38. 46.
    Grieving the Life You Thought You’d Have: The Radical Stepmoms Ep. 105
    54:18
  39. 47.
    Top 5 Traits to Look for in a Partner! Ep. 104
    43:08
  40. 48.
    Can I Find Love Over 40? Love & Life Q&A! Ep. 103
    27:08
  41. 49.
    Attachment Styles and Dating with Dr. Duana Welch Ep. 102
    49:06
  42. 50.
    What Story Are You Telling Yourself? Writing Therapy with Stacy Brookman Ep. 101
    45:41

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