Change is possible. There is hope. You just need a roadmap toward that change. On today’s episode, Duane speaks with Lee LaMee, a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner who has a lot of wisdom and experience in the field of change.
Lee talks about his book, The Theory & Practice of Well-Being: Your Comprehensive & Actionable Guide to the Good Life, which he has put together in a digestible, down-to-earth, pragmatic way so people can take action. He also shares his personal experience, having worked on both sides of this field – the medical side and the mental health side – and how that all came together to create a guide to help people live their best life.
With a background in various settings including oncology, psychiatry, Veterans Affairs, and medical-surgical nursing, Lee studied in Amsterdam before continuing his studies in the United Kingdom. He has worked as a registered nurse and is also a U.S. Air Force veteran. Lee is very passionate about human behavior and helping others improve their mental well-being.
In this episode, you will hear:
- The correlation between illnesses and the mind-body connection
- Two reasons people change
- The 5A’s: the foundational concepts to forward your own sense of well being
- The antidote to chronic guilt and shame
- The role of spirituality and the invisible line in life
- The triad of passivity, rigidity, and chaos
Subscribe and Review
Have you subscribed to our podcast? We’d love for you to subscribe if you haven’t yet.
We’d love it even more if you could drop a review or 5-star rating over on Apple Podcasts. Simply select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review” then a quick line with your favorite part of the episode. It only takes a second and it helps spread the word about the podcast.
The Theory & Practice of Well-Being: Your Comprehensive & Actionable Guide to the Good Life
If you like this podcast and are thinking of creating your own, consider talking to my producer, Emerald City Productions. They helped me grow and produce the podcast you are listening to right now. Find out more at https://emeraldcitypro.com Let them know we sent you.
You can support the Addicted Mind Podcast by purchasing through our affiliate links.
Above are affiliate links, this means that if you purchase something, The Addicted Mind Podcast will earn a commission. This commission does not cost you anything. This commission helps offset the cost of running The Addicted Mind Podcast and enables me to continue to create meaningful and helpful content. Thank you for your continued support.