Your Next Big Thing
Do you ever feel stuck? Like you’re running in place in your job, your relationships, or how you relate to the world? Then welcome to Your Next Big Thing.
About Ben Michaelis, PhD
Ben Michaelis, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, author, and keynote speaker who often talks about topics related to creativity, mental health, and personal purpose.
On the Today Show
Psychologist Ben Michaelis shares tips with Hoda and Jenna Bush Hager on how the habits of highly persuasive people can help you achieve what you want in many aspects of your life.
I’m not an extremist. I’m not someone that takes information and runs with it. Nor am I a “health nut.” I eat popcorn at the movies, steal my kids’ Snickers out of their Halloween stash (parent tax), and I know my way around a Bear Claw. This weekend, while visiting a major U.S. theme park, […]Read more
This Valentine’s Day whether you are in a happy, loving, committed relationship or you are one of the many people who will be celebrating “Singles Awareness Day(link is external),” one of the things that you may bethankful for is a brief reprieve fromdomestic violence. Although there is anecdotal evidence that Valentine’s Day is connected to a […]Read more
“Running is a mental sport, more than anything else. You’re only as good as your training, and your training is only as good as your thinking.” – Lauren Oliver When I first started running, I didn’t think about why I ran. I needed to lose some weight, and I was too cheap to join a […]Read more
Substances such as cocaine or alcohol are so pernicious in the way they colonize the mind that to do battle with them takes a particular brand of courage. As difficult as the road to recovery can be, I have found that many times the struggle that occurs inside the body and mind during recovery can be […]Read more