Dr. Gluck sits down in the studio with Carlin Flora, psychology journalist and author of "Friendfluence: The Surprising Ways Friends Make Us Who We Are." Carlin talks about her research into one of the most unrecognized group of people in our lives: friends. How do friends affect the way we eat? Our intelligence? Where does friendship and gender come into play? Do "friends with benefits" work? Dr. Gluck and Carlin dive into all these and more, only on GluckRadio. www.carlinflora.com
You can hardly go through one news cycle without reading about the devastating toll bullying takes on people today, especially children and teens. Dr. Gluck and Becky delve into this issue and search for answers. Why do we bully? How can kids be so cruel? What are the types of bullying out there? But the most important question Dr. Gluck answers is, 'What can be done about this?' This episode is an essential listen not just for parents, but for everyone. www.gluckradio.com
Weight-loss coach and psychologist Dr. Ramani Durvasula talks to Dr. Gluck about her groundbreaking book "You Are WHY You Eat." Unlike other weight-loss gurus, Dr. Ramani has been overweight herself, and shed those pounds with her realistic mindset and all-encompassing life changes. 85 pounds later, she put her discoveries in her book. Dr. Ramani helps us face the larger issues beyond dieting that will help us reach our body goals. www.doctor-ramani.com
Do other couples fight as much yours? How much sex are you having compared to everyone else? Find out the answers to these questions and more when Dr. Gluck talks with Chrisanna Northrup, author of 'The Normal Bar.' Chrisanna conducted the largest survey ever done on relationships, and her findings will shock you. From sex to fighting, from money to soul-mates, it's all in 'The Normal Bar.' Pick up your copy at www.thenormalbar.com
Meet Ken Stern, Former CEO of National Public Radio and author of "With Charity For All". Listen as Ken draws back the curtain from America's biggest charities and how they are failing to do something worthwhile with your donations. Learn how important it is to do your research before opening your wallet and make sure to pick up a copy of Ken's book on Amazon.com.
You might have heard the term, you might not have. Neuroplasticity is the change in both the brain's shape and functioning due to experiences or focused thinking. The brain is not like a finished machine, as we once thought, but like a piece of clay that changes throughout our whole lives. Dr. Gluck has been harnessing neuroplasticity in hypnosis to affect positive changes in his patients, and today he talks with his former-student, therapist and hypnotist Joshua Friedman, about this incredible science. To make an appointment with Joshua, call 212-842-2496.
This week, Dr. Gluck takes a break from interviewing and becomes the guest once again! Listen as he and his trusty side kick Becky deconstruct some of the most common lies we tell ourselves and why they're detrimental to everything from our productivity to our relationships! Like us at www.facebook.com/gluckradio and follow us @GluckRadio on Twitter!
Dr. Gluck hops on the phone with ex-NYPD officer Paul Bacon. After witnessing firsthand the horrific events of 9/11, he was motivated to serve in any way possible. The only problem is a liberal pacifist doesn't necessarily fit into the NYPD. During a tenure that only lasted 3 years, he hit some hilarious bumps in the road, including getting locked in his own police car. Join Paul and Dr. Gluck as they talk about not only his experiences, but some controversies like Stop & Frisk and quotas as told from the inside. www.paulbacon.com
If anyone has truly grabbed life by the balls, it is Roxana Shirazi. Born in Iran, she lived a beautiful childhood there until the war with Iraq forced her to flee to England. There, she discovered her love for Axl Rose, Rock and Roll, and Sex. She brought some of rock's greatest legends to her bed but rest assured she is more than just a pretty face. With a brilliant mind and an underlying sense of innocent curiosity, Roxana will make you think twice about labeling someone for embracing their sexuality. To learn more, visit RoxanaShirazi.com or buy her book "The Last Living Slut".
From ropes to bars, David Lawrence has let nothing hold him back in life. From tycoon CEO to pro boxer, from rapper to prisoner it seems there is nothing this man hasn't done at the age of 66 years young. He's a teacher and a poet, a trainer and an author, and devilishly funny to boot. Whether he's rolling up in a Rolls Royce limo or taking the 6 train, he's found joy and adventure in all his endeavors. To learn more, find him at awesomelawrence.com or pick up his memoir "King of White Collar Boxing".
In 1984, Sheila Wysocki was just a regular college student until one unexpected evening, her best friend was violently murdered. The case was never solved... until over twenty years later when Sheila received her Private Investigators license and got her best friend the justice she deserved. Founder of Without Warning: Fight Back, Sheila dedicated herself to raising awareness and teaching self defense. To learn more, please visit their website www.withoutwarning.org or check out their Twitter (@WithoutWarningFB) and Facebook
If you think etiquette is just some antiquated practice of aristocrats, think again. In a fast-paced and global world, it's the small things that make a big difference. Subtle social behavior could make the difference in getting a job or landing that second date. Dr. Gluck talks to etiquette expert Lyudmila Bloch about dining tips, netiquette (online and phone etiquette), workplace etiquette, etiquette between lovers, and more. www.etiquetteoutreach.com
Dr. Gluck talks with comedienne and actress Victoria Jackson about her unusual life as both a celebrity in show business and an impassioned conservative. Aside from doing an impression of Dr. Gluck, she talks about the twists and turns of her fascinating career. How did a promising gymnast and devout Christian become a memorable cast member on Saturday Night Live? And then how did that same person wind up at Tea Party rallies, making headlines for her statements? It's all in her tell-all book "Is My Bow Too Big?" in stores and on Amazon now. www.victoriajackson.com
In the first official debate ever on GluckRadio, Dr. Gluck welcomes two defenders of the 99% and two defenders of the 1% as the two teams argue over wealth redistribution, tax policy, and social and economic justice. Join Occupiers Pete Dutro and Justin Wedes (Episode 12) as they face off against Mark Derian (The Brazen Heads podcast) and Jake (Episode 26) in this heated debate. They have the facts, they have the passion, and even Dr. Gluck himself has some things to say.
From humanity's inception, it's been one of the most fundamental questions: is there a God? Dr. Gluck asks this very question to renowned atheist, Dan Barker of the Freedom From Religion Foundation. Dan is a former Christian pastor who "came out" as a non-believer, and never looked back. Is there a God? What's more, can you still be good without a God? www.ffrf.org