Illness

Bouncing Back from Illness

DaVita Garfield, a single mother, began experiencing exhaustion but figured that she was just tired from her demanding career and full personal life.…

Returning Guests

Bouncing Back: Reunion Special

Host Lisa Bien invites three former Temple students who had appeared on previous episodes of Bouncing Back to return to the set to describe how their stories have evolved after facing their struggles head on and reclaiming their lives.…

Homelessness

Homelessness

College students across the country are living in uncertainty due to housing and food insecurity.…

Anxiety and Depression

Anxiety & Depression

Anxiety and depression are the most common mental illnesses in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults.…

Expectations

Pax Tandon, an author, producer, wellness advocate and teacher, joins Lisa Bien on Bouncing Back to discuss the destructiveness of expectations in our lives and how we can employ mindfulness as a useful tool to reign them in.…

Personal Loss

Bouncing Back Gianna DeMedio

Lisa Bien talks to Gianna DeMedio about how she is coping with the death of her father through her website “So Sorry for Your Loss.”…

Empath

Lisa Bien learns about what it’s like being an ’empath’–a person with highly developed empathic abilities who is able to psychologically tune into the feelings felt by the people around them.…

Job Loss

Radio host Marilyn Russell

Host Lisa Bien discusses the path to rebuilding one’s confidence after losing a job.…

Trans Issues

Bouncing Back: Trans Rights

Host Lisa Bien talks to two trans guests who share their stories.…