Shame & Secrets Online Course Video Guide

July 19th, 2017 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Shame & Secrets Online Course Video Guide Learn how to liberate yourself from shame & secrets. I’m excited to bring you this online 6-week course. This course is all about the transformational power of truth. This page is meant to serve as a quick video reference of all the videos in the course. I will add videos as we go along each week. These course videos require passwords. Those who are part of the online course will receive the passwords each week. To learn more about the shame & shame […]

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SHAME-LESS – Find Your Freedom – 6 Week Online Course

June 15th, 2015 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

STARTS November 2nd, 2016 | COST $69 | REGISTER HERE for SHAME-less What is hidden in your life that is keeping your from living a full life? For most people, there is shame and self-judgment lurking in the subconscious corners of our minds. Join Kirsty & life experts and a psychotherapist plus have access to a private online community as we embark on a 6 week journey to find your freedom from your secrets, shame, and stigma.  REGISTER HERE Do you live with shame or guilt, hiding who you are and […]

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The Healing Power of Journaling

June 15th, 2015 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

The healing power of journaling is profound & has so many different benefits. One of the powerful healing powers of journaling is self trust. Journaling is the initial stepping stone to trusting ourselves which is absolutely necessary in sharing anything. I’ve designed a 6-week online course on releasing shame and secrets where journalling is a huge part of the healing process. Journaling is also a very positive tool for affirmations and reflection. Going back to read about the milestones we’ve hit is a great way to stay present to the journey […]

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Meet Dr. Sean – “McSteamy” and Dr. Oz in 1

December 16th, 2014 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Meet Dr. Sean Richardson, McSteamy and Dr. Oz in 1 awesome guy! He’s so wise and handsome and talented and handsome… and married. He stopped in to share some knowledge on questions I often get from viewers on topics that many deal with on a daily basis. Enjoy! Dr. Sean on KirstyTV Make positive changes in your life and bust through 5 common roadblocks. When it comes to change, we’re not always sure what’s getting in our way. From some brilliant psychological research, we’ve found that there are some predictable […]

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Make Positive Changes in Your Life: 5 Roadblocks Hacked

December 9th, 2014 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Make positive changes in your life and bust through 5 common roadblocks. When it comes to change, we’re not always sure what’s getting in our way. From some brilliant psychological research, we’ve found that there are some predictable road blocks—almost like a stage model—that stop us if we are trying to change something in our lives.  There are 5 key road blocks and 5 key strategies that you can use to get the change that you want.   5 Key Road Blocks:   1. You’re not even thinking about change. […]

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Depression: Are you sad or depressed?

December 9th, 2014 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Depression is complex. Are you sad or are you depressed? Dr. Sean explains the early symptoms of depression and how to cope with depression.   I have what I call a compassionate rant about depression. I work with people who are dealing with depression and I see how difficult it is in their lives. I’m up to here with how people talk about depression; we treat people as a label rather than a human beings and we have to change that. When depression starts, it starts as a series of […]

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Suicide and First Steps in Dealing With Suicidal Thoughts

December 9th, 2014 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Suicide and the first steps in dealing with suicidal thoughts with our newest expert, Dr. Sean Richardson. Dr. Sean coaches, trains and develops programs based on knowledge of human performance and the psychology of excellence. You might one of those people at home right now, in a dark place. You may have gone to a very dark place and thought about taking your own life. If I were sitting with you right now there are a couple things I would want to say to you. The first one is, I really […]

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Living With Grief – Tips From an Expert

January 29th, 2014 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity | Comments Off

Grief is for sure…. we will not escape it.  So, best we surrender to the journey and five years on from my husband dying this is how it feels for me and maybe for you too? For me in my grief the best way I can describe it is we are all in the ocean of grief, all of us that have lost somebody, and when we first get thrown in, we may enter at different places, different kinds of conditions depending on the circumstances surrounding our loss, perhaps the […]

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How to Be and Stay Happy – Tips from a Happiness Expert

September 17th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Uncategorized | Comments Off

How to stay happy is our topic today as we discuss the science of happiness with K Expert, Lisa Cypers Kamen. She is an international Happiness Expert, a Positive Psychology Coach, Speaker and Author. Lisa is the leader of a group called, Harvesting Happiness which helps people cultivate happiness and sustainable well-being in their lives. An extension of that wonderful group is Harvesting Happiness for Heroes which is a non-profit that does programming for veterans who are transitioning back home from service. The funny thing about happiness is that it […]

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Tips on How to Improve Self Esteem

August 27th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

What is self esteem and how can we improve our self confidence? Kristina Johnson has been running self esteem workshops for 11 years for people dealing with issues from domestic violence to obesity.  What is self esteem? Self esteem is how you view yourself.   How does one recognize if they have low self esteem? Kristina explains that it can be discovered when a person examines their internal dialogue. In other words, ask yourself what you are saying to yourself. That can be hard to pin point if you don’t have […]

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How To Build Self Esteem With Self Love – Kouch Time

August 22nd, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Building self esteem starts with self love. Confidence and loving yourself suffers when you are picked on, called names and bullied… it’s not always the words that hurt the most, but the energy behind them. Adolescence seems to be the time that we are bullied or cut down the most and the time when what others think is most important to us. Being able to look at yourself and love yourself is so important. Some people struggle with low self esteem and we as a community, family, friends, can help […]

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How To Thrive As An Adult After Childhood Trauma

July 31st, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

As adult thrivers of early childhood traumas, we want to look to see how are we doing in our lives now. K Expert, Lisa Cypers Kamen is an international happiness Expert, a Positive Psychology Coach, Speaker and Author. We are talking about what happens when you go through some kind of trauma, particularly in your formative years that changes your life. Trauma that changes how we see the world are life interrupting occurrences that change the the way we see the world as children. The security and safety that we’ve […]

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How To Forgive Someone Who’s Hurt Us – Kouch Time On Kirsty TV

July 25th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

How do I forgive someone who has hurt me so much? We all have asked ourselves that and want to know how we can move through those hard times and life altering events? Kirsty and friends discuss how to forgive when it’s hard. Sometimes intervention and counseling is essential, because there a need to form a new sense of security. Forgiveness is also key. Lisa tells us, “The forgiveness first has to be against the person that perpetrated these awful acts. It’s hard understand the concept that once we release […]

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Get Closure While You Still Can and Let Go When It’s Time – K Expert (Video)

June 25th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Getting closure and letting go at the end of life makes for a peaceful and beautiful transition. Learn how to make it a beautiful goodbye on this episode of Kirsty TV. My guest Therese Gibson is such an expert in her field as a Family Nurse Practitioner in Palliative Care, that I’ve invited her to chat with me a little more. So much of it becomes about ourselves, our grief, even after someone has passed. Therese says, “Grieving is a natural process.” When family first starts to grieve, it always […]

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How To Celebrate The Lives of Our Loved Ones in a Beautiful Way (Video)

June 20th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

To celebrate the lives of our loved ones in a beautiful way, is a healthy an peaceful way to let go. Kirsty and friends discuss how to say goodbye to our loved ones in a way that honors them and helps us let go. Join us on the Kouch for a chat! Life and death–who has had an experience with it? I haven’t yet, but my Grandfather is at that age where we are starting to look at nursing and care. My friends have had experiences with a loved one’s […]

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5 Stages To Get Back To Your Happy Place – K Expert (Video)

June 11th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Dealing with change happens in 5 steps. Know them and get happy again without getting stuck in one of the 5 steps. K Expert, Kristina Johnson is an Occupational Therapist and Rehabilitation Specialist (they call it “The Job of Living”). She sits down to talk with Kirsty TV about how to deal with life’s uncomfortable and significant changes. So, what are the stages that people go through when they go through something traumatic or significant changes in their life? The five stages of significant life changes: DenialAngerBargainingDepressionAcceptance How do you […]

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How To Deal With Problems: Are You A Survivor or a Thriver?

June 6th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

How to deal with problems and life’s challenges can be easier than you think! Kirsty and friends sit down to discuss the difference between the survivor and the thriver on Kouch Time.  “It’s how we relate to the issue that is really the issue.” @KirstyTV #KouchTime “It’s our decision, not our condition.” @KirstyTV #KouchTime Most people stay in the “why me”. The difference on how people respond to life’s challenges is the difference between the survivor and the thriver. A support system is very valuable and necessary. Coping strategies also […]

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Our Deepest Fear – Interview With Marianne Williamson (Video)

May 28th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Our deepest fear is a poem I have read and re read many times over. It was an honor to meet and interview Marianne Williamson on Kirsty TV.  Marianne Williamson is a Spiritual Activist, Author and Lecturer. In this interview with Kirsty TV, we talk about her book, A Return To Love, the “cliff notes” of the book, A Course in Miracles. Marianne Williamson talks to us about her greatest success and answers the age-old question, “What is success?” “To feel that maybe somebody had a better time with something […]

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Overcoming Fears! Interview With Rhonda Britten, Repeat Oprah Guest & Founder Of The Fearless Living Institute

May 10th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

“There is nothing wrong with you, it’s just fear.” I’m chatting with Rhonda Britten, repeat Oprah guest, four-time bestselling Author, Founder of the Fearless Living Institute and Emmy Award-winner from her life-changing work on Starting Over. Whether that’s a fear of rejection or loss; fear of failure or success; fear of abandonment or pain, Rhonda has created a method for anyone anywhere to master the invisible, insidious fear we all have of ‘not being good enough.’ What she teaches is what she’s lived. Learn more about fearless living on her […]

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Custody Battle, What It Takes To Fight For Someone You Love

May 8th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Custody Battles & Fighting for your rights. What does it take and what would you fight for? In this episode of Kouch Time, I talk with my friends about the sacrifices we might have to make to fight for what we believe in or people we love.  When I watch a great movie like Conviction (a true story) starring Hilary Swank, where ‘A working mother puts herself through law school in an effort to represent her brother, who has been wrongfully convicted of murder and has exhausted his chances to […]

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How To Build Self Esteem – Terry Hawkins On Self Awareness (Video)

May 3rd, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Building self esteem is critical for anyone. Fellow Aussie Speaker, Author and Educator, Terry Hawkins shares some valuable wisdoms about self esteem and self awareness. She explains that self esteem is circumstantial, so it can go up and down. That if we become self aware, we can work out if it’s either outside of ourselves or inside of ourselves. Watch the short video to get the full meaning and share with your friends if a light bulb went off in your head, as it did for me. I was so glad […]

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Self Love & 5 Tips For Fostering It

May 2nd, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

The Value of Self-Love Self Love is something that needs nurturing. Sometimes it’s easy to get caught up in everyday life – working, maintaining relationships, cooking, cleaning, looking after the children – that we tend to forget about our own needs. We spend so much time listening to the incessant chatter in our heads that we don’t take the time to listen to what is in our hearts. How we feel on the inside radiates from the centre of our being, spreading light and love to our outer world. When […]

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Oversexualization – Are Our Young Girls Too Sexy?

May 1st, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Girls and women are constantly fed the message that taking it off and flaunting your body is what it means to be beautiful. Movies, video games, magazines, and now social media… During our Kouch Time Discussion, I learned that kids are having contests via social media as to who can post the sexiest pictures. That took me by surprise.  What will be next? Where does this problem of oversexualization stem from? And how can we send them out into the world with higher standards?  I think what could make a huge dent […]

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Negative Thoughts & How To Change Your Thinking – Dr. Caroline Leaf On Positive Thinking (Video)

April 26th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Negative thoughts can have a huge impact on our health and well being but until Dr. Caroline Leaf explained it to me, I had no idea that negative thoughts are the cause of most current physical illnesses today.  Crazy.  She said, “75% to 98% of current physical illnesses today (cancer, depression, etc) are coming from our [negative] thought.”  Is that scary or empowering to you?  Leave your comments below.  I’m curious to hear how you feel about it. For me, it’s a little of both, but I find it a […]

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Feeling Your Feelings & Remembering You Are Not Your Feelings

April 25th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Feeling your feelings. When was the last time you did that ? Who teaches us how?  The lovely Lorna Patten, founder of Open Up Communication shares with us a beautiful article on why we are not our emotions. I had never heard a message quite like Lorna’s. Her writing style is poetic and her tenderness will permeate your heart. My favorite teaching is to ‘let emotion move through you.’ Ninety seconds is all it has to take! Enjoy and leave your comments below.  You Are Not Your Feelings by Lorna Patten No […]

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Everyone Numbs. What’s Your Vice?

April 24th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Many of us do this without even being aware that we do. Reflect on your thoughts. When you’re stressed, angry or tense, do you find yourself wishing for a cigarette, a cup of coffee, a drink, a pill or a chocolate bar? Do you find yourself rationalizing your use of any addictive substances? Could you be using alcohol, cigarettes, food, sex, alcohol or drugs to cut yourself off from your feelings? We all do this! Sometimes we avoid our pain and anxieties for so long that our numbing can get […]

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Small Business Tips – JT Foxx – 3 Things To Build A Successful Business (Video)

April 20th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Building a successful small business is not easy but JT Foxx is a Serial Entrepreneur, Top Wealth Coach and Radio Personality. He hangs around with some of the biggest entrepreneurs on the planet like Donald Trump and Stedman Graham. He was very succinct in how one can build entrepreneurial success. Here are some of my favorite tweetable moments: It’s not about success it’s about significance. #KirstyTV You can only help other people if you help yourself first. #KirstyTV People need to learn how to market & brand, get a coach and surround […]

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Les Brown – 3 Steps For A Better Life (Video)

April 19th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

I first met Les Brown at a real estate conference in Australia over ten years ago.  He inspired and motivated me then and he’s still got it! Les is a top Motivational Speaker, Speech Coach and Best-Selling Author, loving father and grandfather, whose passion is empowering youth and helping them have a larger vision for their lives. Here we caught up and discussed three things we can do to transform our lives. He had some great tips and wonderful wisdom.  Here are some of my favorite tweetable moments from our […]

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How To Stay Motivated & Focused When Working From Home

April 18th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Staying motivated when home alone is not always easy. This throwback photo is the real deal! I literally started building my dream from my kitchen. And look how happy I am in this photo! I think working there gave me extra motivation to work hard to get out of there. I can attest to so many of the things that my brilliant friend, Rachael Bermingham has to share with us today. Aside from being an 8-time bestselling author and speaker, she is well known for building businesses from scratch into phenomenal success […]

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The Price Of Success – Discussion On What It Takes & Can Cost Us

April 17th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

My friends and I were chatting about the risks involved when we go after our dreams.  There are almost always sacrifices… time, energy, money and sometimes we miss out on being with the people we love.   Personally, I took a huge risk leaving my career when I was at the top of my game to go into the unknown and spend years rebuilding. There were many sacrifices I had to make. So, what is that magical thing that pushes us over the tipping point and drives us to go for it?  […]

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Marcia Cross From Desperate Housewives On Her Personal Experience With Grief

April 5th, 2013 | Added to: Celebrities, K Experts | Comments Off

“Take small actions to stay involved in life.” It was a pleasure to spend some time talking with Actress, Marcia Cross, as we discussed the coping with tragedy.  Marcia is more beautiful in person than on screen and she is just as beautiful inside as out. She has lived through more tragedy than most and came through it a stronger person with so much wisdom to share. Her vulnerability here is so beautiful.  I’m so grateful to her for sharing her wisdom, especially since it came from experience and the toughest time in […]

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You Are In A Position To Claim Back Your Self Esteem

April 4th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

I’m excited to share with you this beautiful article by Kathryn Orford who has over the past 30 years, empowered thousands of people to believe in their innate ability to realize their goals. After I read her article, I found this photo of me as a little girl and I’m practicing positive self talk. Enjoy and leave your comments! Self Esteem and Confidence If we were to fill a huge auditorium with 1000 women and asked them to close their eyes and put up there hand if there was something about […]

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Are Bigger Breasts Worth The Risks? Kouch Time Discussion

April 3rd, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Breast augmentation is the #1 cosmetic surgery in the U.S.  Women and TEENAGERS aren’t happy with themselves as they are.  Is it the pressure of the media to live up to some ideal for perfection? Is it for ourselves or our partners? Why are so many Western women willing to undergo the knife when our sisters in Africa are not following this trend… Obviously there are some situations where women are rebuilding after mastectomies but they are not the majority having this unnecessary and risky surgery. What’s going on?  I […]

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Dr. Ken Druck On Self Compassion During Loss

March 29th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

“If we can be patient, understanding and encouraging with ourselves, we will rise up out of the ashes.” I’m so glad I was able to catch up with Dr. Ken Druck and soak in some wisdoms about loss and the importance of self compassion and self care. Ken Druck’s life changed dramatically in 1996 after the tragic death of his oldest daughter, Jenna. Since then, he has become a lifeline for thousands of families who have suffered a loss. He is one of the nation’s pioneers in personal transformation including healing […]

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Send Past Hurts Back To The Past

March 28th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

I am thrilled to share with you the wisdoms of Noelene Dawes who specializes in relieving stress and releasing leadership capability. She just nails it on the head here; how can you take away the life lessons you learn here on Kirsty TV and apply them to your life? How can we soak in the wisdoms and reap their blessings in our lives? Every guest on Kirsty TV has this in common; emotional resilience.   Emotional Resilience When the mind is so weary it winds its way to shut down, the […]

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Tragedy, When Your World Is Shattered

March 27th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

Has someone supported you through a tragedy? Moving forward after trauma and tragic circumstances can be one of the most challenging times we can go through as a human being. I truly believe it is possible to move forward and heal. Healing takes time, self compassion, reflection, some core skills and coping strategies. Many of the people I have spoken with are strong advocates of counseling & support groups.  This week my guest was Petra Hensley who suffered unimaginable cruelty at 16 years old when she was kidnapped while waiting at a […]

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Video – KExpert, Marcia Cross On How To Find Balance

March 22nd, 2013 | Added to: Celebrities, K Experts | Comments Off

Talking with Marcia Cross is always a joy. Just look at how present she was when we spoke. If you don’t know Marcia Cross, she is a fantastic actress (Desperate Housewives and Melrose Place are some TV shows she’s most known for) and a mother. She’s also a great person to glean some advice about balancing our lives and she’s a big proponent of it.  Chances are, you lead a very busy life too. How do you manage to balance your life and what do you do when you feel […]

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Are you a human doing or a human being?

March 21st, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

We are excited to share with you some inspiring insights from our Kontributer, Tasha Broomhall who is the Director and lead trainer for Blooming Minds. Tasha has a background in psychology, disability, employment, psycho-social rehabilitation and aged care services. Tasha wrote something in this article that woke me up, ‘…we get disconnected and distant from what’s important to us. When this happens we can get into a bit of a funk. Its not that we are clinically depressed or anxious, it’s just that life has become a series of chores, chasing goals, chasing our […]

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What To Do When You Are Feeling Blue Or Broken

March 20th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

We’ve all felt depressed at some point in our lives. For most of us it happens on occasion and now more than ever, it happens to more people for longer durations. The important thing to remember is that it can pass. There are things we can do to help the process like seeking help, eating right and exercising.    Join us on the Kouch today as my friends and I chat about the different types of depression, how we can help others and heal ourselves. Leave your comments below, I’d love […]

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Video – Stedman Graham, K Expert On How To Move Forward & Succeed + Bonus Video

March 15th, 2013 | Added to: Celebrities, K Experts | Comments Off

It was an honor to spend some time talking with Stedman Graham author, educator and entrepreneur (though many know him as Oprah’s boyfriend). Life was not always easy for Stedman. He grew up in a challenging environment with low self esteem and a lack of confidence. Here we caught up and discussed moving forward in life, even when we may have not had the best of opportunities. He had some great tips and wonderful wisdom to share with us. Here are some of my favorite tweetable moments from our interview. […]

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Forgiving, Healing, & Releasing The Past – Kontributer, Rev Michael Beckwith

March 14th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

  We are honored to have Rev Michael Beckwith, Founder of Agape International Spiritual Center and author of Life Visioning, write an article for us as our first Kontributer. He does a lot of great work helping people to change their lives for the better. This is an article for anyone wanting to move forward. My favorite quote from his article is, ‘ By taking self-responsibility you create the space in your heart to begin forgiving yourself and others, and healing and releasing the past.’ Prisoner Rehab According to a 2011 study by […]

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Life After Prison

March 13th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

My friends and I chat about the challenges of integrating into society after being ostracized or ignored. We discuss how to overcome that challenge by “choosing again”.  Join the convo, by posting your comments below.  How important is it to have support, education and mentors? Where does that spark to change come from, to finally break old patterns? Watch my moving interview with ex-inmate and author, DJ Verrett. DJ spent 16.5 years in federal prison for drug related charges, being constantly transferred to 13 different prisons throughout the United States. […]

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Stedman Graham On Dating Oprah Winfrey

March 13th, 2013 | Added to: Celebrities, K Experts | Comments Off

It was thrilling to talk with Stedman Graham, author, educator and entrepreneur (though many know him as Oprah’s boyfriend)! I couldn’t resist; I had to ask him to give men around the world advice on how to date a strong and powerful woman.  His reply was pretty much PERFECT!  Haha, Oprah knows how to pick ‘em. I bet he’s one of her ‘favorite things’… if only she could hand Stedman’s out at her show… Get to know Stedman on Facebook at facebook.com/stedmangraham. Stay tuned to www.KirstyTV.com for more episodes of our interviews. We […]

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Video – Sam Cawthorn On Anything Is Possible!

March 9th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

When do we stop listening to people and “experts” who tell us that we can’t do something? My friend and motivational speaker, Sam Cawthorn has a bionic arm. At age 26, he was in a terrible car accident that took his right arm. After a coma and five months of rehabilitation, he was told he would never walk again, but today he does. Sam shares with us how he decided to stop listening to doctors who told him that he couldn’t walk again and wouldn’t play the guitar again. He […]

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Video – Tracy Broughton Talks About The Power Of Faith

March 4th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Tracy Broughton, former Ms. Amercia, mother, entrepreneur, speaker and advocate for people with disabilities has moved mountains with her faith. Her positive nature and strength comes from faith she found within, which is a wisdom she generously instills in her children and shares with anyone she can. Watch the video to get a better idea of what and who this beauty is because I don’t know that I cannot do her enough justice with my words. Here’s a quick list of some of the events that happened in her life: […]

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Video – Sam Cawthorn Talks About How To Heal Through Relationships

March 1st, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

My friend, the WONDERFUL Sam Cawthorn popped in for a chat and like a smart girl would, I recorded it because he has so many inspirational stories and wisdoms to share. This was one of my first interviews (yay)!   Sam has a bionic arm. At age 26, he was in a terrible car accident that took his right arm. After a coma and five months of rehabilitation, he was told he would never walk again, but today he does. I asked him what brought him through that difficult time […]

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Relationships Are Important For Those Rainy Days

March 1st, 2013 | Added to: K Experts | Comments Off

Sam Cawthorn is a great friend of mine and popped in for a chat. He is a inspirational speaker and author, so I seized the moment and taped part of our conversation. This was actually one of my first  interviews! I just knew that Sam would have some fantastic wisdom to share with us. If the picture grabbed your attention, it might be because Sam has a bionic arm. At age 26, Sam was in a terrible car accident that took his right arm. After a coma and five months […]

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Video Sneak Peak – Discussion On Fighting For Your Rights

February 27th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

My friends and I were chatting about what it must take to fight for your rights or the ones of someone you love.  In your opinion, what does it take? Have you ever been in a position where you had to go to battle? I’m lucky enough to meet and interview people who do face movie-like battles for their rights. People like Stacey Doss who fought a 4-year, 1 million dollar custody battle to keep her adopted daughter (watch her video).   Or Petra Sojka who fought to save her life after […]

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At What Cost Would You Fight For Someone You Love?

February 27th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

When I watch a great movie like Conviction (a true story) starring Hilary Swank, where  ‘A working mother puts herself through law school in an effort to represent her brother, who has been wrongfully convicted of murder and has exhausted his chances to appeal his conviction through public defenders,’ I wonder if I would go that far to fight for my rights or the rights of someone I love. Ideally yes, yes I would! But I’ve never been put in that situation.  Do you ever wonder the same thing or […]

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Children Are Human Too: Children’s Rights

February 26th, 2013 | Added to: K Experts, Kommunity, Kouch Time | Comments Off

‘Under the law, children have long been regarded as the PROPERTY of their parents. State statutes and case law nationwide protect the constitutional rights of parents, often disregarding the rights of children. What is now common knowledge among professionals and the general public with respect to the importance of loving, appropriate child rearing, is generally not reflected in the law.‘ – Parenthood in America Stacey’s story was another interview that taught me so much about our world. I had no idea how many children are not being protected and that the […]

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