DR. TONI GALARDI
MASTERING CHANGE…ITALIAN STYLE

Planet of Radical Changes Moves into the Money Sign for 7 Years

There is a need for financial reform along ethical lines that would produce in its turn an economic reform to benefit everyone. This would nevertheless require a courageous change of attitude on the part of political leaders. Pope Francis I say, always follow your passion, no matter what, because even if it’s not great financial success, it’ll lead you to the money that’ll make you the happiest.…READ MORE

What I Learned From Vittorio De Sica About Change

  Last night I went to this amazing theatre in San Francisco called The Castro where they were doing a retrospective on Vittorio De Sica’s greatest four films.  Twenty years ago, a friend who was an independent filmmaker told me that De Sica had made this amazing film that won the Oscar for best foreign film in 1972 called The Garden of the Finzi-Contini and that if I ever had the opportunity to see it on a big screen to make sure I caught it.…READ MORE

Leaning Back or In?

It seems these days that all the self help authors, new thought teachers, and TED talk speakers are using this term, “lean into it.” It’s replaced Nike’s “Just do it.” Don’t get me wrong, as a licensed psychotherapist for 30 years and executive coach for the past 10, I do advocate going toward your feelings as a means of moving forward.…READ MORE

Is Being a Good Samaritan An Evolutionary Mandate?

  In the course of 24 hours, one friend and one client shared with me stories of what happens when you reach out to a complete stranger in need, even when it means you’ll be late for your next appointment. The first story began a few weeks ago.…READ MORE

Autumn: Season of Change or Is It?

  When Barack Obama got elected as our president, everyone was expecting great change to come to America and I said then, it would depend on us as a mass consciousness, not one man or his administration or even a democratic congress.…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

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