Ask the LifeQuake Doctor – July Issue

As I was preparing for this month’s column and my third anniversary with Vision Magazine, my thoughts were strongly immersed in the tragedy of the Gulf oil spill, and my prayers focused on the technology for the clean up supported by our government.…READ MORE

Ask the LifeQuake Doctor May issue

Dr. Toni Galardi – The LifeQuake Doctor As we go to press, the world is going through massive changes: earthquakes, tsunamis, and now volcanoes. Scientists have observed that every time man has made an evolutionary leap, it has been informed by climate change.…READ MORE

Ask the LifeQuake™ Doctor Dr. Toni Galardi Dear Dr. Toni: The holidays are coming and I am alone again. It isn’t enough to go and volunteer at a homeless shelter. My body is aching to be touched and massage is not enough.…READ MORE

Ask the LifeQuake Doctor – October issue from Vision Magazine

Ask the LifeQuake Doctor October Column Dear LifeQuake Doctor: I am an addict but there is no anonymous program for me. I’m not addicted to the typical things like drugs, alcohol, or food. My addiction however, is far more crippling. Mine is affecting every area of my life: my career, my health, and my family.…READ MORE

Ask the LifeQuake Doctor Advice Column

  LifeQuake™ Ask the LifeQuake™ Doctor Dr. Toni Galardi Dear Dr. Toni: I am an entrepreneur who was doing quite well in my business until last year. I know I need to give up the freedom I’ve had in my career and get a job, but every time I think of letting go of my business, I get a panic attack.…READ MORE

Ask the LifeQuake Doctor June Column

  “Ask The LifeQuake Doctor” – Vision Magazine June 2009 issue Dear Dr. Toni: I have an upper management job in a great company and am experiencing “survivor guilt”. So many of my friends have been laid off from their jobs.…READ MORE

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Factually, spring is here. Traditionally, it represents the season of change. Unfortunately, this year our country appears to be in frozen emotional paralysis—people aren’t spending money, changing careers, or leaving dead relationships. This month’s column is dedicated to moving out of a winter mentality and the stasis it imposes.…READ MORE

Obama and FDR

Connections have been made between the challenges facing this administration and that of Roosevelt’s because many think another Depression is imminent and that the stimulus package is another New Deal of sorts. The state of our economic affairs is quite different than in the 1930’s, mostly because we are now a global economy.…READ MORE

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A LifeQuakian Take on “True Love” on Valentine’s Day   Dear Dr. Toni: Well, I survived the Christmas holidays as the only person at my family’s gathering who is single. If I can get through Valentine’s Day without the impulse to slit my wrists (that was a joke, I’m not suicidal), I can accept the fact that I am considered a second-class citizen as a single woman over forty.…READ MORE