Divorcing Well

Podcast

Divorcing Well  is a podcast focused on sharing legal and other helpful information for those who are going through separation and divorce.

The podcast provides helpful information and support for those who are going through divorce. It includes interviews with experts in law, finance, mediation, real estate, parenting and other areas. It also includes guests who have been through a divorce who wish to share their story to help others.

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PREVIOUS Podcasts

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode I interview mindset coach, Jennie Capati, about the important topic of rebuilding confidence after divorce.


Most people take a hit to their self confidence after their marriage ends and find it challenging to feel confident and empowered in their new life as a single.


Jennie discusses tips for rebuilding confidence along with the importance of self love and self care in the divorce recovery journey.  


Jennie also gives advice on how to find your post divorce identity and feel beautiful and sexy again. 


You can find Jennie here:

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jcempoweredcoach/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHe_WbxS-1_tW2efM7ScGwQ  

May 27, 2020  |  38:19

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode, I interview certified life coach, Anita Volikis, who specializes in separation and divorce recovery.  


Prior to becoming a coach, Anita practiced family law for over 20 years .  


We discuss the role of a divorce coach, how it differs from a lawyer or therapist and why clients can benefit from the use of a coach. 

May 13, 2020  |  37:40

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode, I interview Certified Divorce Coach, Heather Tannenbaum, about healing after divorce.  We discuss the healing process, how long it takes, tips for getting through it and how to come out the other side and thrive.  


Heather discusses tools for healing, how she helps clients get through the process, how to parent when you are suffering yourself, and she provides inspiration for listeners that it is possible to reinvent your self after divorce and step into your full potential.


Heather Tannenbaum is the author of RECONSTRUCTING HAPPY; How to Use Your Divorce As An Opportunity To Create A Better You. Heather’s blogs and articles about co-parenting and not only surviving, but thriving after divorce have been featured in several paper and online magazine publications including Huffington Post. She has also generated content for several divorce and co-parenting websites.


Heather is a CDC Certified Divorce Coach® and runs her own practise where she helps her clients navigate through their divorce by helping them to make sound decisions for their future

May 6, 2020  |  42:10

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode, I interview Bruce Van Stone, a Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC) with a Masters of Education in Psychological Counselling.  


We discuss tips and advice for managing the stress of being in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic while going through a divorce.  Bruce provides some great strategies for keeping yourself from getting overwhelmed and being well positioned to make important decisions in your divorce without letting your stress level interfere with your judgment.


You can find Bruce:


Bruce Van Stone MEd CCC

Integrated Services Delivery-Counsellor

Fredericton Southside Cluster

262-6723

April 29, 2020  |  48:13

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode I interview life coach, Jennifer Butler, about the importance of reconnecting with yourself after divorce.  So many people, especially women, lose their identity in their marriages and when divorce happens they have no idea who they are outside of being a wife or mother.  


Jennifer discusses strategies and tips that people can use to reconnect with who they really are so that they can move forward and lead a happy, empowered life post divorce.


Jennifer can be found co-hosting “Deep Chats 

Podcast”<https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/deep-chats-podcast/id1493690055> and her writing can be found on JennJoyCoaching<https://jennjoycoaching.com/>, Worthy<https://www.worthy.com/>, ESME<https://esme.com/>, LiveThroughTheHeart<https://www.livethroughtheheart.com/>, Divorced Girl Smiling<https://www.divorcedgirlsmiling.com/> and Instagram<https://www.instagram.com/jennjoycoaching>.


If you are ready to transform the patterns and begin living your own best life, email Jennifer at jenn@jennjoycoaching.com>, to set up your free 30-minute session. Download your FREE Roadmap to Love E-Journal<https://www.jennjoycoaching.com/schedule>!!

April 22, 2020  |  38:32

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode I interview psychologist, Dr. Renee Mudrey about how parents can help children cope with divorce.  We discuss the dos and don’ts of coparenting through divorce, the harmful effects of parental alienation, how to talk to your child about divorce and how divorce impacts different age groups.


If you are going through divorce and have children, this episode will provide you with important information on helping your children through this challenging time.

April 20, 2020  |  42:41

By Leanne Townsend

In this episode I interview top performing real estate agent, Samantha Graff Benmor of the Graff Girls and we discuss real estate and divorce.


 Most couples who divorce end up having to sell their most valuable asset, the matrimonial home.  Samantha discusses how to keep emotion our of decision making, how to find the right real estate agent, tips for high conflict couples to work together to sell their home and much more. 


You can connect with Samantha:

Instagram: @sammygsgifts and @the_graff_girls
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/samantha.graff.39 and  https://www.facebook.com/thegrafffgirls/
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/samanthagraff/

April 15, 2020  |  34:20

By Leanne Townsend

In today’s episode of Divorcing Well, I am joined by dating strategist and relationship expert, Nisrien Pichler, to discuss the topic of dating after divorce.  


We discuss when to date, the challenges of dating after the end of a marriage, whether to introduce your children to someone you are dating, and much more.


 Dating is hard enough these days, but Nisrien provides some excellent advice to help the newly separated and divorced navigate their way back into the dating world.

April 13, 2020  |  38:30

By Leanne Townsend

Divorce is an extremely stressful time in someone’s life, and can definitely result in major burnout.  


In today’s episode of Divorcing Well, I interviewed burnout expert and thought leader, Michael Levitt, the founder and CEO of Breakfast Leadership Inc.  Michael and I discuss the symptoms of burnout, the importance of being mindful of its signs and how you can best protect yourself against it when you are going through the challenges of divorce.  Michael provides some fantastic insight on the difference between burnout and depression, and he shares his own story of how burnout brought him to his knees.


Michael Levitt is the CEO and founder of Breakfast Leadership, Inc (BreakfastLeadership.com), who works with leaders to reduce stress and prevent burnout, so that they can focus on what REALLY matters Most. Michael is the host of the Breakfast Leadership Podcast, ranked in the top 200 Business and Marketing Podcasts on iTunes, and author of 369 Days: How To Survive A Year of Worst-Case Scenarios.


 Michael is also recognized as a top 20 Global Thought Leader on Culture, by Thinkers360, and is the co-founder of Pre-Emptive Strike Consulting (PreEmptiveStrikeConsulting.com), and co-author of Pre-Emptive Strike Leadership, which debuted # 1 in Canada on Amazon.ca under Financial Risk Management category.


Michael also has spent over 3 decades serving Fortune 500 companies, small business organizations and leading large medical organizations. Michael's career has spanned from public accounting, IT management, to leading multiple healthcare organizations. Michael has worked with multiple Government agencies, and is certified in Lean Healthcare, and Advanced Health Care System Planning.


Social media links:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bfastleadership/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/bfastleadership

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bfastleadership/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bfastleadership/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS08gscC9Ciz4-7nFY9zj5g

April 8, 2020  |  42:09

By Leanne Townsend

In today’s episode of Divorcing Well, I interview Jason Eric Ross, a Licensed Psychotherapist (NY/FL/GA) and co-author of the parenting book entitled “You Can Say NO and Your Child Will Still Love You”.


We discuss the most important divorce topic which is parenting through divorce and how to make the divorce process easier for your children.


Jason addresses how to tell children of various ages that Mom and Dad are separating, how to deal with a spouse who badmouths you to your children, managing parental alienation, co-parenting with an abuser and much more.


This episode provides a wealth of information to guide parents on helping their children cope with divorce.

April 1, 2020  |  44:33

By Leanne Townsend

Separation is challenging but when it involves separating from a narcissist the challenges are much greater.


Join me and my guest, Julie McLachlan, as we discuss tips for leaving a narcissist and maintaining your mental and emotional health. Julie is a survivor of a relationship with a narcissist and shares her personal journey about the challenges of leaving, the healing she has done, and how those of you who feel trapped in the same situation can get out of it with grace and empowerment.

You can find Julie here:
Lifestyle Blog & Boutique
IG: @julesandherlifestyle
www.juleslifestyle.com

Gift Baskets
IG @julesbaskets – gift baskets
www.julesbaskets.com

Rise with grace
@risewithgrace – abuse awareness account

March 30, 2020  |  38:23

By Leanne Townsend

Covid-19 is having a significant effect on our daily lives and how family law is being practiced right now.  In the debut episode of Divorcing Well, I chat with fellow family law lawyer, Chantalle Sawision, about the effects of Covid-19 on family law clients.  


We discuss the court closures, how custody and access orders are being affected, the financial implications, and much more.  We even point out the silver lining of Covid-19 for the way that family law is practiced.  


If you are separated or divorced, and have questions about the effects of recent events on your family law matter, you won’t want to miss this episode. 

March 24, 2020  |  41:02

By Leanne Townsend

Divorce sucks, but it doesn’t have to be all bad. I am Leanne Townsend, a family law lawyer, and I want to help you divorce well.

Divorcing Well aims to help provide listeners with the tools and knowledge they need to support themselves legally, financially, mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually.

I want listeners to tune into Divorcing Well because they are looking for the knowledge and inspiration to get them through the rough days, and on the positive days, they will gain the tools that they need to heal and move through the various stages of grief that divorce can bring.

February 6, 2020  |  2:19

"Leanne has both the professional qualifications and real life experience to help women who are transitioning through the challenges of separation and divorce."

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