Design Your Alter Ego to Help Step Into Your Future Self!
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce, Todd Herman
8h ago
High Conflict Divorce is hard and in the beginning you may struggle with self doubt and uncertainty.  I found this mind hack a while ago and was fascinated by the concept.  So here goes.  Activating your alter ego engages a mind hack that can support you in creating the change you desire. The Alter Ego Effect, written by Todd Herman teaches you how to adopt a different mindset and get motivated by cooperating with an alter ego of your own. By implementing this mind-hack, you can awaken your hidden talents or certain skills that you are afraid to show and quiet down fears and oth ..read more
Visit website
JBD Team Talks: I'm Losing My Mind! Honoring the mental and emotional toll of divorce
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Journey Beyond Divorce, Karen McMahon
3d ago
If you feel like you are losing your mind as you enter divorce, I want you to know that it's totally normal.  Today I share what happens when you begin the journey through divorce and how your mental and emotional overload show up in your life.  I discuss the changes you begin to see in yourself and why things like brain fog, ADD tendencies, short triggers, and memory problems arise in the short term.   Tune in as I share what you can do to support yourself and what you are ill advised to do.  Seeing the value and benefit in all things divorce is hard and yet when you are l ..read more
Visit website
Behind Closed Doors: The Hidden Struggles of Abused Husbands
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce
1w ago
Welcome to today’s special episode, where we shine a light on a topic that often remains in the shadows. While we’ve dedicated much of our discussion to the challenges and triumphs of women navigating the turbulent waters of high-conflict, abusive relationships, today, we pivot to honor a group whose struggles are equally profound, yet less often heard. This episode is dedicated to the men—the unspoken victims of domestic abuse. Abuse knows no gender, and the pain it inflicts bears no prejudice. Men, too, find themselves caught in the grip of emotional, verbal, and physical abuse within their ..read more
Visit website
JBD Team Talks: How to Tell The Kids in High Conflict Divorce
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce
2w ago
Telling the children about your impending divorce is always a fragile, emotional conversation. The general rule is both parents tell the children together, refer to the decision as mutual and assure them that they are loved and their lives with continue with limited change. However, when facing a high conflict divorce, such advice may be unwise and even dangerous. If you are expecting your high conflict ex to blame you, create undo chaos and emotional overwhelm and catastrophize your choice, telling the children together may not be in their (or your) best interest. Listen as Karen walks you th ..read more
Visit website
Valentine's Day: A Toast to You, The Star of Your Own Love Story!
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Journey Beyond Divorce
2w ago
Ah, Valentine's Day! That time of year when love is in the air, and heart-shaped chocolates seem to pop up everywhere. For some, it's a day of romance and roses. For others, it's more like a scene from a tragicomedy – minus the comedy. But fear not!  If Valentine’s Day feels like just another blip on the calendar, that's great.  Carry on!! However, if you find yourself feeling a bit blue as heart-shaped balloons float by, here’s an invitation to consider…why not turn the day into a celebration of the most enduring love of all – the love for yourself?  After all, you are the one ..read more
Visit website
Voices of Celebration: I Found My Truth and Authenticity Through My Divorce
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce
3w ago
Ann Margaret shares her struggles around faith and family when deciding whether or not to seek a divorce from her spouse of 19 years. As a devout Catholic, she needed to be 'right with God' and sought to understand if and how her desire to leave her marriage was aligned with her deep faith. She goes on to share her concerns for the impact the divorce would have on her children, the challenges of living under the same roof during Covid and keeping the 'secret' of the impending divorce from her kids until the school year ended. Finally, Ann Margaret had a huge fear of being alone and shares the ..read more
Visit website
JBD Team Talks: Tips for Choosing a Divorce Attorney and/or a Mediator
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce, Rachel Goldman
3w ago
Stepping into the legal divorce process can be scary and overwhelming. Not knowing what to expect, how the process works, and what the options are can be daunting. Choosing the right divorce attorney and/or mediator is one of the most important first decisions you will need to make. It could mean the difference between a long, drawn-out, expensive, acrimonious divorce or an amicable, less expensive, shorter process. But where do I start? What should I look for? What should I ask? What should I consider? How will I know who the best fit is?  Listen and you will learn useful tips for interv ..read more
Visit website
Special Guest: Discernment Counseling - An Alternative Approach to Deciding to Mend or End your Marriage with Brian Burns
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Big Pond Podcasts
1M ago
Deciding whether to mend or end your marriage is a tender and complex decision.  Today we speak with Brian Burns about Discernment Counseling and how it is a safe and gentle process that brings immense value to the couple during this difficult time. Brian walks us through how Discernment Counseling works, the reason it is a short term process, under 2 months and how it differs in many ways from Marriage Counseling.  The goal of this approach is very simply clarity and confidence for each member of the couple.  He explains how there is often a ‘lean in’ spouse and a ‘lean out’ sp ..read more
Visit website
Special Guest: Divorce, Faith, and Three Little Hearts - One Man's Journey Through Divorce, Dating and Single Parenting with Chris Espinoza
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce, Chris Espinoza
1M ago
Join me as I speak to a christian man about his journey through a high conflict marriage where he owns his part in the dissolution and shares the challenges of parallel parenting post divorce. Chris Espinoza of Men's Divorce Recovery speaks deeply about his recovery and healing journey and the vital role his faith played in keeping him tracking true to his desires to be the best dad and the best ex husband. Chris recently began dating, met the love of his live and is engaged and about to merge his three kids with her two kids and all that comes with that. This is a story of resilience, deep fa ..read more
Visit website
Special Guest: Breaking the Barriers of Parental Alienation - Strategies for Recognizing Signs and Restoring Connections with Charlie McCready
Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast
by Karen McMahon, Journey Beyond Divorce, Charlie McCready
1M ago
Parental alienation is a deeply complex and emotionally charged issue, where one parent, influences the child to reject or fear the other parent. This process distresses the alienated parent, who experiences profound loss and heartache. It also inflicts psychological harm on the child. The child, caught in the crossfire of adult conflicts, might develop issues with trust, guilt, and self-esteem, often carrying these emotional scars into adulthood. The alienated parent grapples with feelings of helplessness, grief, and frustration, sometimes leading to severe emotional and mental health challen ..read more
Visit website

Follow Journey Beyond Divorce Podcast on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR