Coaching Through Chaos Podcast

Conversations with experts to help you Conquer the Chaos in your life! You’ll hear inspiring and motivating stories about relationships, stress management, conflict resolution, healthy living, addictions and recovery, health and fitness, family dynamics, money management, and incredible stories of overcoming hardships.
The show is hosted by Dr. Colleen Mullen, PsyD., LMFT – a therapist and expert in navigating life’s chaos!


The Crisis Manual with Dr Reef Karim

Whether in a Pandemic or the aftermath of a personal crisis like losing a job or a relationship breakup, a crisis can often bring an opportunity for change. Dr. Reef Karim, mental health physician and personal development expert shares with us his Crisis...

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A Practical Guide to Mental Health During the Coronavirus Pandemic

When the Coronavirus Pandemic hit the US, it caused a collective trauma. Dr. Colleen has a conversation with Dr Reef Karim about how trauma affects the brain and body, how to manage emotions and stay mentally fit under the stress of it, and how...

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The Fear Problem with Dr Patrick Lockwood

We dive deep into the subject of fear, particularly how our culture, coupled with technology, perpetuates fear at a level that is getting out of control. Dr Colleen's guest is Dr Patrick Lockwood, the author of The Fear Problem: How Technology and Culture...

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Jodie Royak an artist, inventor, entrepreneur

Jodie Royak of Royak Studio and Blink Hangers is not just an artist, but also a craftsman and inventor. Listen in as he tells of his story of idea to creation and his advice for sticking with your passion.

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The Black Belt Husband with Quentin Hafner

Quentin Hafner is a relationship therapist. His book, The Black Belt Husband, was inspired by his work with couples and his practice of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - although written for men, us ladies can stand to learn a thing or two about the male...

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The Suzy Chronicles

We go very personal and chronicle my first year of living with my sister Suzy who has special needs. We cover advocacy, the medical system, creating a new life and how we manage the loss and grief of losing the mother she lived...

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Your Host

Dr. Colleen Mullen, Psy.D, LMFT is a therapist, podcaster, author, radio & tv expert, as well as a popular guest blogger.  She is known for her unique application of chaos theory to systemic psychology. Dr. Colleen is the founder of the Coaching Through Chaos private practice and podcast in San Diego, as well as the co-host of the Shrink2Shrink podcast. Her work and writing has been featured on over 150 websites and shows including Fortune, PsychCentral, Martha Stewart Weddings, NBC, Glamour, The New York Post, The Washington Post and many more.  You can find her at as well as on social media as

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