Unlock U with Dr. Shannan Crawford

Psychologist, Dr. Shannan Crawford, innovator of the Restoring-Self-Cohesion model, uses her experience and passion so you understand and resolve the unconscious dynamics that have been sabotaging your best efforts, so you can consistently enjoy being you, experience deeper connection in your relationships, and streamline your efforts toward reaching your goals and dreams.

Ep 158 Unlock U: Embracing Healthy Femininity in a Changing Culture with Dr. Faith Wokoma

Tue, 09 Jul 2024 17:22:48 -0500

Welcome to another heart-to-heart episode of "Unlock You" with Dr. Shannan Crawford. In this episode, I sit down with the wonderful Dr. Faith, a dear friend and a brilliant mind in ministry, psychology, and leadership. Together, we explore the evolving definitions of femininity and masculinity in our ever-changing culture.

Dr. Faith and I share a warm and sincere conversation about finding the perfect balance between power and grace. We delve into how women can lead with strength and confidence while embracing their natural elegance and compassion. Our discussion touches on the complexities of modern feminism, the shifting gender roles in society, and the importance of staying true to who we are at our core.

Through our chat, we hope to offer practical advice and heartfelt wisdom for all the amazing women out there who are navigating various roles in their personal and professional lives. Whether you're seeking to unlock your true potential or simply looking for some encouragement on your journey, this episode is for you.

Don't face your challenges alone. Find solace and support at CrawfordClinics.com.

Ep 157 Unlock U: Healing Leadership Wounds with Dr. April Minatrea

Mon, 01 Jul 2024 16:36:28 -0500

"Leadership is not just about leading others; it's about healing ourselves."

In Episode 157 of Unlock U, I speak with Dr. April Minatrea, a clinical psychologist and leadership injury expert, about the impact of leadership wounds and the journey to becoming healthy, impactful leaders. Dr. Minatrea shares her journey, beginning with her work with military veterans and their invisible injuries, such as moral injury. We discuss the importance of recognizing and healing from these wounds and practical steps for leaders to address these injuries in themselves and others. Achieve breakthroughs and real change with therapy and counseling sessions at CrawfordClinics.com.

Join us in this insightful episode as we uncover the keys to healing from leadership wounds and transforming into leaders who lead with empathy, strength, and resilience. Don't miss this powerful discussion on Unlock U, Episode 157: "Healing Leadership Wounds with Dr. April Minatrea."

Ep 156 Unlock U: Spiritual Discernment and Depression with Roland Worton Joy

Mon, 24 Jun 2024 16:30:17 -0500

"Not everything that you feel is you."

This profound insight from Roland Worton Joy sets the tone for an enlightening and deeply personal episode. Roland, a talented musician and spiritual seeker, opens up about his journey through major depression and how he found clarity through spiritual discernment.

Roland shares intimate stories from his childhood, describing what it was like to be spiritually sensitive and often confused by the emotions and energies he absorbed from others. He talks candidly about the struggle to differentiate his own feelings from external influences and how this impacted his mental health.

Tune in as we explore practical strategies for managing spiritual sensitivity and maintaining mental well-being. 

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Ep 155 Unlock U: Healing Chronic Pain Naturally with Dr. Christian Nelson

Mon, 17 Jun 2024 16:17:23 -0500

Chronic pain can be overwhelming, but you're not alone, and there are solutions. Dr. Christian Nelson, a brilliant chiropractor, shares his unique approach to healing by connecting the mind and body.

Join us in this for Episode 155 of Unlock U! In this episode, we are joined by Dr. Christian Nelson, a renowned chiropractor, as we delve into alternative approaches to managing chronic pain. Discover how understanding the intricate connections between your physiological and psychological wellness can unlock your body's healing potential. Dr. Nelson shares inspiring stories and practical advice on restoring balance and improving quality of life. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and hope for a pain-free future.

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Ep 154 Unlock U: Transforming Families with Wisdom and Connection - Featuring Randall and Lesli Bixby

Sun, 09 Jun 2024 18:23:11 -0500

Struggling to keep your family connected in today's fast-paced world? Finding it tough to uphold core values amidst the chaos? Join me on this transformative journey with Dr. Randall and Lesli Bixby of The Family Reformation Project. As we delve into their wisdom, we'll unlock ways to align family values with modern life. Dr. Randall and Lesli, not only certified coaches and authors but also global influencers, bring practical insights to complex family dynamics. Their podcast, "Transforming Families with Randall and Lesli," covers forgiveness, emotional intelligence, and nurturing healthy relationships, blending spirituality with everyday life. From Dallas to Surprise, Arizona, this episode is a beacon for anyone seeking family transformation and legacy building. Don't forget to like, subscribe, and share to spread the message of family restoration. Together, let's build stronger, resilient families reflecting our true values. Discover more about The Family Reformation Project at https://familyreformationproject.com. And if you're seeking personal growth, find happiness and peace through therapy at CrawfordClinics.com. #UnlockUPodcast #FamilyReformation #TransformingFamilies #PodcastEpisode #FamilyLegacy

Ep 153 Unlock U: Rediscovering Purpose and Empowerment with Barbie Armenta

Mon, 03 Jun 2024 17:06:52 -0500

In this episode of Unlock You with Dr. Shannon Crawford, join us as we delve into a profound discussion with guest Barbie Armenta, a coach and founder of the Brave Gathering. If you're feeling unfulfilled, frustrated, or overwhelmed, this episode is for you. Discover insights on coping with midlife transitions, reclaiming your voice, and finding new purpose. Barbie shares her journey of self-discovery and growth, offering encouragement to those navigating similar paths. Tune in for an inspiring conversation about embracing change and pursuing your dreams at any stage of life.

  Discover a supportive community and expert therapy and counseling services at CrawfordClinics.com.

Ep 152 Unlock U: Navigating Love and Business with Dr. Barbara and Pastor Tim

Mon, 27 May 2024 16:30:57 -0500

Welcome to Episode 152 of Unlock U! In this enlightening session, I'm joined by the insightful Dr. Barbara and the ever-inspiring Pastor Tim. Come as we explore the dynamics of love and business. Learn how to enhance your partnership both at home and in the workplace, and discover practical tips for navigating the complexities of a shared entrepreneurial journey.

Visit CrawfordClinics.com to discover how we can support your journey to a healthier, happier life. Let's unlock your full potential together!

Ep 151 Unlock U: Mastering Team Dynamics with Servant Leadership with Brian 'Mad Dog' Maddocks

Mon, 20 May 2024 16:37:53 -0500

Join us for Unlock U with Dr. Shannan Crawford as we welcome back Brian "Mad Dog" Maddocks, a decorated military leader, to discuss effective team leadership. Last time, we delved into self-responsibility and staying calm under pressure. Now, we broaden the scope to team dynamics, focusing on fostering a cohesive, empowered team through servant leadership.

Through compelling stories from his military career as a fighter pilot and instructor, Maddox illustrates how these principles can be applied in various settings—corporate environments, parenting, and community organizations. Learn how to build a sense of purpose, train and equip your team, and empower them to achieve their goals by watching this episode.

Missed the first episode? Be sure to tune in here: https://www.podbean.com/eas/pb-gvrmt-160f71a!

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Ep 150 Unlock U: Navigating Crisis with Brian 'Mad Dog' Maddocks

Mon, 13 May 2024 16:28:01 -0500

Welcome to the 150th episode of Unlock U podcast! In this conversation with "Mad Dog" Maddocks, a former Air Force pilot, we learn valuable lessons in crisis management. Maddox, with years of training and experience, shares how he navigated a life-threatening situation in his U2 spy plane over Afghanistan.

The key takeaway? In moments of crisis, our power lies in the space between stimulus and response. By staying calm, assessing the situation, and relying on our training, we can overcome even the most daunting challenges. Tune in now! 

Struggling with mental health? You're not alone. CrawfordClinics.com offers understanding and help.

Ep 149 Unlock U: Storytelling Magic: Nurturing Secure Worldviews with Dr. Bill Senyard Part 2

Tue, 07 May 2024 08:31:59 -0500

During adolescence, there's a parallel neural development reminiscent of infancy, particularly concerning attachment theories. Children seek answers to two fundamental questions: "Am I lovable?" and "Is there someone reliable who supports me?" These questions translate into a need for connection and validation.

Episode 149 of Unlock U is live! This is the second episode with the esteemed Dr. Bill Senyard. Dr. Senyard offers enlightening perspectives from his captivating Christian-based young adult fantasy trilogy, emphasizing the enduring theme of good prevailing over evil.

Ready to take the first step towards healing? Explore CrawfordClinics.com for therapy services tailored to your needs.

Ep 148 Unlock U: Storytelling Magic: Nurturing Secure Worldviews with Dr. Bill Senyard Part 1

Wed, 01 May 2024 16:59:44 -0500

🎙️ Exciting News Alert! The latest episode of 'Unlock U with Dr. Shannan Crawford' is finally here! Join us for a thought-provoking conversation with the esteemed Dr. Bill Senyard. Dive deep into the world of storytelling and its profound influence on shaping secure worldviews in children. Dr. Senyard enlightens us with insights from his captivating Christian-based young adult fantasy trilogy, emphasizing the timeless theme of good triumphing over evil. Discover the power of emotional regulation, resilience, and self-discovery through literature in this engaging dialogue. Don't miss out on this captivating episode! Tune in now! 🌟

Ep 147 Unlock U: Reflections on Healthy Masculinity Part 2

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 16:11:51 -0500

Episode 2 of Unlock U: Reflections on Healthy Masculinity is up! Come along with me, and Preston Woody as we keep exploring how to recognize and fight against the things that attack masculinity today. In this episode, we talk about how to be a strong man in a healthy way, and what you can do to become the best version of yourself. Learn how to beat feelings of helplessness and imposter syndrome, so you can live a meaningful and authentic life!


Don't forget to like and share to enjoy more enriching discussions on important topics. And remember, for all your therapy needs, Crawford Clinics is here for you — visit us at www.crawfordclinics.com.

Ep 146 Unlock U: Reflections on Healthy Masculinity Part 1

Mon, 15 Apr 2024 16:11:55 -0500

Unlock U new episode alert! Join me with executive coach Preston Woody as we navigate through the complexities of masculinity, gender norms, and societal expectations. Together, let's strive for a world where men are free to express themselves fully and contribute positively to the collective well-being of society.

Be sure to like and share for more enriching discussions on topics that matter. And remember, for all your therapy needs, Crawford Clinics is here for you -- visit us at www.crawfordclinics.com.  

Ep 145 Unlock U: Transforming Monster-in-Law Dynamics with Flor Elena

Sun, 07 Apr 2024 14:34:15 -0500

Have you ever dealt with a difficult parent-in-law? Do you find yourself dreading the encounters and thinking up excuses to avoid them especially during the holidays? If so, tune in to Episode 145 of Unlock U! You'll be interested in what Flor Elena, a media personality, has to say. Listen to our conversation where she shares practical tips to turn that monster-in-law relationship into one filled with love, rather than just being in-laws. Get ready for insights on improving those tough family situations.

Ep 144 Unlock U: Overcoming Overthinking with Rosalyn Bowie

Mon, 25 Mar 2024 15:30:52 -0500

Have you ever caught yourself overthinking? It's like a hamster wheel spinning relentlessly inside your head, unable to turn off, or catastrophizing every situation. You find yourself envisioning the worst-case scenario, imagining yourself homeless under a bridge, surrounded by filth and isolation, with no job and no one to talk to. If this sounds familiar, then this episode is for you. 

Episode 144 of Unlock U is here! Meet Rosalyn Bowie, one of Crawford Clinic's exceptional therapists, who specializes in restoring self-cohesion through cognitive behavioral therapy and other modalities. We're here to help you break free from the mental chatter and provide you with practical tools to regain control. Whether you're a perfectionist, prone to overthinking, battling anxiety, or stuck in chronic analysis paralysis, we've got your back.

Ep 143: Unlock U: Bed Rotting

Mon, 18 Mar 2024 10:16:56 -0500

Welcome aboard Episode 143 of Unlock U! In this episode, I'm unpacking the concept of "bed rotting," a trending topic on TikTok. I'm diving into what this trend means and contrasting it with genuine self-care from a psychologist's point of view. Join me as we explore the nuances of this phenomenon together.


#UnlockU #BedRotting #TikTokTrend #Psychology #SelfCare

Ep 142 Unlock U: Unpacking Trauma with Eric Danielson

Mon, 11 Mar 2024 14:33:15 -0500

Welcome to Episode 142 of Unlock U! In this insightful episode, we embark on an exploration of the topic of trauma with our special guest, Eric Danielson, a seasoned therapist at Crawford Clinics. Together, we dive deep into essential aspects of navigating trauma, from recognizing its presence to actively working through it. Tune in to Unlock U Episode 142 to embark on a journey of healing and growth.


#TraumaAwareness #HealingJourney #UnlockU #EricDanielson #CrawfordClinics

Ep 141 Unlock U: Powerhouse Life Podcast with Laura Cisco

Mon, 04 Mar 2024 11:14:18 -0600

Episode 141 of Unlock U has arrived! I had the privilege of joining Laura Cisco as a guest on the Powerhouse live podcast. Together, we delved into the profound concept of restoring self-cohesion, exploring the depths of inner alignment and self-discovery.


#RestoringSelfCohesion #UnlockU #PowerhousePodcast 🎧

Ep 140 Unlock U: From Heartbreak to Hope: The Journey of Barbie and Richard Armenta

Sun, 25 Feb 2024 10:53:17 -0600

Unlocked hearts, resilient spirits. Episode 140 is here! Join us on 'Unlock You' with Dr. Shannan Crawford as we dive into the transformative power of overcoming life's greatest trials. Barbie and Richard share their inspiring journey from heartbreak to hope, proving that every setback is a setup for a comeback. Tune in for a dose of encouragement and discover the beauty in your own story. 🌟 #UnlockYou #Transformation #Resilience #Inspiration