The Connected & Engaged Blog

Insights on the effects of an over-connected society and how to disconnect from your device so you can connect with yourself, your family and your career.

Disconnect with Preconceived Ideas of Others

By drlori11 / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

There is no horror like looking up the escalator and seeing your 81 year old mother tumble backwards to your…

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Connect With Your Kids

By drlori11 / August 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

So here is the thing, it is back to school time for kids all over the world. We send them…

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Disconnect with Uncertainty Intolerance

By drlori11 / July 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Our millennials are our future and we want to give them every chance to succeed and live anxiety-free. We want…

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Disconnect With Millennial Anxiety

By drlori11 / July 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

According to research more 20 somethings are struggling with anxiety than ever before, and more than any generation before. It…

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Disconnect With Insurance

By drlori11 / July 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Have you ever noticed how insurance plays on our fears? I open my computer and it tells me, if I…

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Boundaries are Everything

By drlori11 / July 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Vanessa came to my office totally exhausted. It seemed as if everything was falling apart in her life. Her mother…

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Connect with Confidence

By drlori11 / June 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

Coco Chanel said beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. I believe this. We all spend so much…

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Disconnect from Machines

By drlori11 / June 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

With just a few simple lifestyle changes I can add time to my life. For example, I can take the…

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Disconnect from Impulsivity

By drlori11 / June 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Let’s face it we are an impulsive society. We want it and we want it now, and we teach our…

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Connect with a Mentor

By drlori11 / June 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

For many of us, we have dreams and we have plans and we just need a little encouragement to reach…

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Featured Post

Not All News Is Good

By drlori11 | January 6, 2019

The answer is yes. Unequivocally Yes with a capital Y. The question is , does the constant barrage of bad news we are exposed to in local, national and international media affect us negatively? There are some things we can never…