Strategize for Success

We have all had times where our best plans get thrown off course. Things outside of our control – pandemics, inflation, layoffs, you name it – change our outlook from one moment to the next. It can be overwhelming and even disheartening when new hurdles make our dreams seem that much farther away. But when

Vagina is NOT a Dirty Word

 This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, we are celebrating the Vagina.. and it's NOT a dirty word! Host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay discuss Surviving long term relationships and intimacy with yourself with Karin Freeland. In her hilarious tell-all book, The Ins and Outs of My Vagina: A Penetrating Memoir, she recounts the

Why S.E.X. Dies Out

  This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay welcome Irene Fehr, MA, CPCC, Certified Sex & Intimacy Coach, helps couples make love and sex work in long-term relationships and bring sex and passion into sexless ones. Bringing Intimacy Back will discuss Why Sex Dies in a Long-term Relationship &

Kink It UP a Notch

This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, we discussed Kink and Intimacy, really healing our innerselves to enhance intimacy and embracing our feminine energy for the ultimate intimacy! Jacqueline Greely passionately talks about how important is to communicate with your partner about your wants and needs. This is always the place Where Intimacy is Real and

Self-Love for Singles

 This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, we discuss how to become your best self in this new journey of being single! Host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay discuss how to heal our most inner selves to find love. Guest Speaker Kelli Calabrese provides tools, hacks and encouragement to help people transform using a

Bringing Intimacy Back Podcast Becomes Non-Profit

Bringing Intimacy Back, a podcast that is dedicated to inspire, enlighten, and encourage intimate connections, is officially registered as a non-profit. Visit Bringing Intimacy Back for more information and watch previous shows or follow their social media (Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, & Twitter). Bringing Intimacy Back, a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit, has provided an engaging environment to

Bringing Your S.E.X.Y. Back!

This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay discuss women's health topics including low libido and hormonal imbalance with Dr. Renee Wellenstein, a a double board certified doctor who has been working with women for over 20 years. Bringing Intimacy Back, a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit, is dedicated to inspire, enlighten,

How to Handle Conflict with Jerry Fu

This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay discuss Conflict Resolution with special Guest Jerry Fu. Jerry is a conflict resolution coach who helps Asian-American leaders advance in their career and life journeys. This is always the place Where Intimacy is Real and you will laugh, learn and love alongside

Love Yourself Unapologetically with Cassie Christopher

This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay welcome host Cassie Christopher, a Registered Dietitian. We discuss body positivity and how self-love can heal emotional eating. This is always the place Where Intimacy is Real and you will laugh, learn and love alongside our hosts every Thursday at 3:30pm EST

A Lube to Love with Kaylyn Geddie

This week on Bringing Intimacy Back, host Dr. April and co-host Coach Kay welcome Kaylyn Geddie, founder & CEO of women’s wellness brand, Chiavaye (key-ah-vay). We discuss her line of personal moisturizers and her mission to make sexual health not x-rated, but actually about HEALTH! Former broadcast journalist Kaylyn Geddie is the founder & CEO

Getting Ready for Something Real with Roy Biancalana

 This week, Guest Roy Biancalana will discuss how to attract a healthy, sustainable relationship and the barriers or blockages that keep that from happening with hosts Dr. April Brown and Kanya Ford. Roy Biancalana is a certified relationship coach and a nationally recognized expert in the field of attraction and conscious relationships, and the

Improving Intimacy Daily with Dr. April Brown

Improve Intimacy Daily with A Quick Read Are you searching for ways to improve intimacy with your significant other? Are you currently feeling at a loss of where to start? Maybe your busy schedule doesn’t allow you to listen to a full-size book on intimacy and relationships, but a quick listen of actionable solutions

Distrust Is Destructive

Trust is paramount to security. Without trust, we are essentially unsafe in our own space. The combination of trust and security epitomizes the unwavering feeling that our partners have our backs. The definitive sense of knowing that our partner’s loyalty will fuel each of their decisions, without our second thought. When we feel this security

Friends…and their benefits!

Our closest friends are among life's greatest fortunes. It seems as though each decade brings along its certain bundle of friends, the ones most appropriate for that timeframe. Mutually venting about our ridiculous parents when we’re thirteen, sharing unwavering beliefs at a mere 23 like we have it all figured out, and if we’re lucky,

All About Communication Intimacy

It isn't so much that communication methods are inalienably terrible. The better ones resemble the better eating routine tips (eat less, move more) — talk deferentially, listen mindfully. However, they're pointless because individuals impart fundamentally by passionate states, not words. Mind imaging shows that we make decisions about the thing an individual is saying dependent

Importance Of Intimacy In Marriage.

Marriage can be an extremely fulfilling experience when two individuals are in total agreement. It can likewise be troublesome when you are having issues with your accomplice. You need to have the option to ensure that your marriage is sufficiently able to stand the trial of time. For your relationship to keep on thriving throughout

What is Self Intimacy?

Encountering an absence of connections in your relationship? Despite the fact that you may feel like it, you're certainly not the only one. In case you're one of the 54% of individuals who feel separated from others, an absence of self-intimacy might be a major contributor to the issue. In our general public, we will

How Intellectual Intimacy Improves Romantic Communication.

    How Intellectual Intimacy Improves Romantic Communication. Intellectual Intimacy is sharing whatever you are thinking and your abilities. Intellectual Intimacy can be your expectations, dreams, fears, and encounters. At the point when your accomplice shares who they are inside and interface mentally with you, they are confiding in you with their insider facts. They

How do you know when your relationship is ready to take to the next level?

    In case you're dating somebody that you truly associate with, it's simply characteristic to be watching out for the signs it's an ideal opportunity to take your relationship to the following level. Regardless of whether that implies getting restrictive, moving in together, or in any event, getting ready for marriage, it's equivalent amounts

Rekindling Intimacy After A Big Fight.

    It is challenging to take your relationship back to balance after a significant fight. Regardless of whether you and your partner have gone to an understanding, contending can truly discourage things. It may require some investment to reestablish intimacy and warmth. In case you're in a troubled, unfortunate relationship, that is a certain

Pieces of Advice That Seem To Offer Help To Save Your Marriage

      If your partner has gone from being your best ally to feeling like an amount to a stranger, you will contemplate if your marriage is on the outs. Be that as it may, getting a different might be a titanic decision, especially if there's a possibility you'll change what's been lost. We

How to Rekindle a Relationship

    How to Rekindle a Relationship... If this seems like your relationship, all expectation isn't lost. However long both of you are spurred and able to put forth an attempt, it's never past the point where it is possible to once again introduce that fervor, says Sommerfeldt. Be that as it may, it will

Building a Healthy Relationship.

All close connections go through high points and low points and they all take work, responsibility, and an eagerness to adjust and change with your accomplice. However, regardless of whether your relationship is simply beginning or you've been together for quite a long time, there are steps you can take to assemble a solid relationship.

Enrich Your Relationship!

A decent marriage flourishes with the open trade of feelings, wants, and convictions. Truth be told, correspondence is perhaps the main part of a wonderful marriage. Most relationships go through unpleasant occasions, which can change how life partners speak with one another. Numerous couples grow unfortunate propensities and make ruinous examples when things aren't working

Rekindling the Intimacy In Your Relationship

You love your partner. You can't envision existence without that person. In any case, after some time, you've likely seen a decrease in the energy – both enthusiastic and physical – that you delighted in toward the beginning of your relationship. Is there anything you can do to revive that underlying surge of fascination that

MAINTAINING A HEALTHY ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIP

headsupguys.org The support of a partner can provide a key boost to your overall health. A survey of over 125,000 adults found that married men are healthier than those who have never married or those whose relationships have ended. The study also found that men with long term partners live longer. Being in a close,

Christophe Zajac-Denek Big Things come in Small Packages!

We had the pleasure meeting of a great guy by the name of Christophe Zajac-Denek. Even though Christophe had dealt with many obstacles as a child, having to endure many major surgeries and living with Dwarfism, He has definitely accomplished many Big Things in his life.  Christophe attended college at Michigan State University. He started

Tom Antion: Long Distance Love and How to make it work

  Tom Antion discusses on the podcast about his 20 yr long distance relationship and how they make it work. Long distance relationships are not for everyone, and Tom expressed that on the podcast. He gives tips on ways to keep the intimacy hot virtually and ways to communicate trust in a long distance relationship.

YOU Were Designed for More with Sherri Belmar Theis

Sherri Belmar Theis discusses the mind, body and soul through soul connections that we all share in intimacy and in all forms of relationships. For 30 years, Sherri has mentored women world-wide in their Christian Faith. Sherri is the Creator of her Signature Course SHINE and the SHINE Membership.  She is also the host of the Soul

Communication During Coronavirus: Listening and Learning

  Communication affects how safe and secure we feel in our relationships as well as our level of intimacy. By: Terry Gaspard, LICSW In the Coronavirus era, many couples have been confronted by an all-new dichotomy. We are home more often and physically closer than ever before, but we’re simultaneously drawn inward and experiencing an

Dr. Sara Rosenquist: Infertility Destroyed My Intimacy with You

Dr. Sara Rosenquist is Board Certified Clinical Health Psychologist. She is the author of "After the Stork:  The Couple's Guide to Preventing and Overcoming Postpartum Depression", enjoys working with clients from her office in Cary, NC. On the show, Dr. Sara Rosenquist will touch on the topic of Infertility and Intimacy in relationships and breakdown

The Art of Sensual Communication

  By: Gary Gasbard Even before the pressures of the coronavirus put relationships to the test, many couples found achieving intimacy a continuous, evolving challenge. The barriers to true intimacy are everywhere: couples are pulled apart by the demands of work, answering the call of parenthood, and dealing with any number of personal, financial, and

How to Reconnect with Your Partner

  By: Heidi Byers Have you ever wondered why it seems easier to spend forever with someone at the beginning but after a few years forever seems like…well…forever? While we want to be an old happy couple in the future sometimes that can seem unrealistic or dang near impossible. We grow and change as individuals

7 ways strengthen your bond with your spouse

by OMARPREET KAUR Your relationship with your significant other is one such connection that goes a long way in shaping you as a person and your goals in life. In my everyday work with couples, I come across a multitude of problems that couples go through – ranging from trust and infidelity to financial problems

How to Use Love Languages in Your Relationship

  By: Heidi Byers The Golden Rule, “do unto others as you would have others do unto you” has a lot more to do with just treating others nicely or karma. Having this principle instilled in us from an early age, we develop an understanding of how we want to be loved. Dr. Gary Chapman,

Rev. CJ McGregor: Our spirituality during the COVID-19 pandemic

  On our latest episode of the show, we had special guest Rev. CJ McGregor. Rev CJ's passion for helping of all backgrounds and religious beliefs are truly inspiring. Rev. CJ describes his ministry as pastoral. He receives the greatest satisfaction from being in a relationship with congregants and offering care, support, and guidance.  Rev.

How Therapy Can Help Families Be Resilient During COVID-19

  BY KELLY FREEMAN All of us have struggled in our own way to deal with the effects of the coronavirus. You’ve most likely taken certain precautions over the past few months to ensure your family’s health and well-being. What Family Therapy Offers Family therapy provides a safe space for people to talk through any issues

Elizabeth Martin: Addiction and Intimacy: The “other” lover

On our most previous episode of the Bringing Intimacy Back show, we had special guest Elizabeth Martin. Elizabeth is a Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern and Addictions Counselor.  Ms. Elizabeth Martin is also the owner of Advanced Counseling of Fort Myers, LLC. Elizabeth has four years of experience working at an inpatient psychiatric hospital.

Love and Sex

Sexual connection is a vital aspect of most romantic relationships, but it’s not always as central as people may think. Partners have sex for self-interested reasons—it feels good and can boost self-esteem; and for relationship-focused reasons—it enhances closeness and pleases someone they love. Over the long term, most couples will face sexual challenges, as bodies

Dwight Bain: Complex Emotions during COVID-19

  On the latest Bringing Intimacy Back show, we had special guest Dwight Bain. Dwight has guided thousands of people through challenging times as an Author, Nationally Certified Counselor, Certified Leadership Coach, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and former Family Law Mediator in clinical practice since 1984. Dwight Bain is a trusted media source, having been

It’s OK Not to Feel Grateful Right Now

If you can't access gratitude right now, that's ok. Feel what you feel. There is a lot of pressure to feel grateful for health and well-being during this COVID-19 crisis. After all, so many others are in terrible pain. And while gratitude can increase a person’s level of satisfaction, help them see beyond the crisis,

Letitia Browne-James: Black Lives Matter and Mental Health

  On our recent show, we had special guest Letitia Browne-James. Dr. Letitia Browne-James is the Founder and Owner of Victorious Living Counseling & Consulting, LLC. She is a Board Certified Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor (FL), Qualified Clinical Supervisor (FL), and Florida Behavioral Health Case Manager Supervisor with over ten years of experience working

Seneca Williams: Reinventing and Discovering You New Career with Passion

On our Latest Bringing Intimacy Back show, we had guests, Seneca Williams, LMHC is an online therapist and international professional coach, with an online practice established in 2015. As a mental health advocate, she volunteers her time to various mental health causes. She also speaks and writes, to promote mental health wellness for professionals and entrepreneurs.

Peace and Meaning: Dr. David Hall

    On our Latest Bringing Intimacy Back show, we had guests, Dr. David Hall. Dr. David Hall is a Registered Mental Health counselor that provides services to individual, group, and couples therapy. Dr. Hall also integrates faith as an important component of care. One of Dr. Hall’s most important passion is Faith-based counseling or

Collective Grief During COVID-19: Dr.Kiley Hanish

    On our Latest Bringing Intimacy Back show, we had guests, Dr. Kiley Hanish. Kiley Krekorian Hanish, OTD, OTR/L is a bereaved mother, doctor of occupational therapy, and founder of Return to Zero: H.O.P.E. Kiley and her husband Sean are creators of the Emmy-nominated film Return to Zero, starring Minnie Driver and Paul Adelstein.

What Might Have Been: Grief and Gratitude in a Pandemic

    We are in a collective state of grief, which is expressed in many ways. Grief for our children and their development; grief for our family members and their health; and grief for our plans and our future selves. We grieve what might have been, which feels more like what “should have” been and

John Wieman-“The Miracle Man”

On our Lastest show, we had special guest John Weiman. John's love for helping people who are struggling in relationships and within themselves is such a beautiful gift that he has and is able to connect with others so naturally. John's zest for life, after overcoming so many health setbacks is truly inspiring, which is

We’re All in this Together!

  The World Health Organization has declared the  COVID-19 outbreak to be a pandemic, official recognition that the virus respects no borders and now affects masses of people in countries all over the world. And there is no denying the world is changing, in painful ways. We see it in financial markets,  where prices are

Vacation Counseling

Dr. April Brown created a unique way to reconnect relationships. Not just married couples, but family crisis, long term relationships, and same-sex relationships. At Vacation Counseling, you will experience an intimate, exclusive, and effective couple’s retreat – one couple at a time. Each couple will have an experienced team of therapists, with each therapist bringing

Experiential Intimacy

Among the types of intimacy, you might be wondering what is really experiential intimacy. As a couple, you do not have to necessarily spend time with each other only. However, you both must take out time for each other and share some valuable experiences. Experiential intimacy has more to do with sharing your day-to-day experiences

The Importance of Self-Intimacy

Self-Intimacy: Not as Simple as it Sounds Although establishing intimacy with another person can take significant courage, being open to self-intimacy can be a surprisingly challenging task. It seems that there are two extremes when it comes to self-examination, whether it’s literal mirror-gazing or inner reflecting. On one extreme are those of us who look

How to Leave the Past Behind and Be Present for Love

The past can have a major impact on your current dating life. From early childhood wounds to bad breakups with ex’s, the past can shape who you are and influence how you see yourself, others, and the world. Without evening realizing it, your past can affect the way you approach dating and view relationships. It

What is Sextech?

  The mainstream interest around sextech, I believe, is because when you put “tech” on the end of “sextech”, you suddenly have permission to talk about sex.  Of course, the future and technology,  is largely our desire (and simultaneous inability) to talk about sex that drives the whole conversation. So sextech has opened up fantastic

Pushing Through The Hard Times….

          Pushing Through The Hard Times.... Every married couple experiences their share of pain, disconnection, betrayal, and extraordinary stress. Some discover that if they will push through together and not make enemies of each other in the process, the beauty they experience on the other side far surpasses anything they could

Sexy Money with Mel O

Coming up on July 14 Guest Speaker Mel O will discuss bringing financial literacy to everyone! Sexy Money! Money, Sex, Etc.! This is always the place Where Intimacy is Real and you will laugh, learn and love alongside our hosts every Thursday at 3:30pm EST Live! “A boss screamin’ in my ear about who I’m supposed

What is Love with Juan Lee

Coming up June 9 Guest Speaker Juan Lee will be discussing What is Love. What is the true meaning of love? What does it mean to love? Is love real? Don't question love anymore, Bringing Intimacy Back will lay your questions to bed. This is always the place Where Intimacy is Real and you will

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