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!


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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3 weeks Across the Country with a tub of Porcelain Dolls

This is my personal journey on a 3 week trip across the country to deliver my sister's belongings to her new life in San Diego. Lots of family, friends, mishaps and reflections were had.

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My New York Story

My personal story of leaving my home in San Diego to witness my mother dying and inherit my disabled sister. This is a very personal story of my journey home, which will never be the same.

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Interview with horror movie director Mark Newton

Interview with horror movie director and special effects expert Mark Newton about his current film, Attack of the Southern Fried Zombies. Dr. Colleen Mullen talks with Mark about his dreams of becoming a film maker, the best effects of the movie, how to...

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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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