Preferred Company 8-17-17: Todd Courtney
It’s Preferred Company with Marianne and Bob Levy. Today’s guest is Todd Courtney. Todd has been a business owner of 28 years. As a devoted study on behavioral science and though provoking philosophy, he authored “Thinking In One Direction” which targets teens and young adults. He co-authored “Max Rhymes” a board book series from kids up to age 7, with the purpose of bringing core values back into the mainstream. Hear about his inspirational nursery rhymes and why he created them, why he believes manners are important for children to learn and the changes facing young adults growing up in today’s society.
Preferred Company 8-15-17: Timothy Caso
Preferred Company is helping you to build your strength and muscle. Today, Timothy Caso is joining Marianne Levy and David Crossan to talk about weight training. Timothy has been an olympic weight lifter for many years. In fact even at the age of 58, he’s going strong. Hear what inspired him to write his book “Weight Training for Old Guys”, why he focuses on baby boomers, a good way for lifters to make sure they are performing the exercises properly and how important flexibility really is in the context of weight training. Plus, Timothy will tell you why spotting is critical and what clothing to wear when working out. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services wants to help keep your loved one living well at home. That’s why when he or she is having difficulty with daily living, Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services steps in to assist with caregivers, private duty nursing and home health aids. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing, home health care with feeling! Call 800 603 CARE (2273) or visit preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 8-10-17: Danne Reed
Welcome to another edition of Preferred Company with Marianne Levy and David Crossan. Their special guest is Danne Reed. Danne is the author of “Fashionably Late”: From a Middle Aged Zombie to The Life of Your Own Party. You’ll learn what does it mean to be a “zombie”, what are some of the things that we give up that lead to a condition of walking disenchanted, what does it mean to be fashionably late and how can her book help others who are content with their lives now or looking to completely change their lives Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services is deeply committed to helping clients and their families find the right level of care. For information provided by Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services, call 800 603 CARE (2273), visit online at preferredcares.com or check them out on facebook. They serve all of New Jersey and portions of Pennsylvania with quality in home health care. One call to Preferred and they can do it all! 800 603 CARE.
Preferred Company 8-8-17: Dr Rosalind Lewis Tompkins
Today, you’ll hear an inspirational story of a mother being on crack and making it out through the help of her beautiful daughter, then helping thousands of women and families through “Mothers In Crisis”. Today’s guest is Dr. Rosalind Lewis Tompkins. Find out why she believes marijuana is a gateway drug, why she is concerned that marijuana could be legalized and what’s so special about the month of April for her organization. Also, Dr. Tompkins would like to challenge listeners to change the world through hope by celebrating Hope Universe Day, which “Get/Give Hope Day” every Friday. Your hosts of Preferred Company are Marianne Levy and David Crossan, who is filling in for Joel Markel this week.
Preferred Company 8-3-17: Pascale Naessens
It’s Preferred Company with your radio hosts Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy. Today’s guest is Pascale Naessens. Pascale developed an eating disorder while being a model. She did a lot of research and spoke to scientists to come up with her unique approach. Pascale’s way of eating and preparing natural healthy food is truly a must for people of all ages. Her simple way of cooking and eating helps combat many of the illnesses that tend to plague Americans as they age. Learn more about her approach to healthy eating, what you can do if you don’t want to diet but want to lose weight and how to express creativity in the kitchen. Plus, she offers the golden rule for eating. What is it? You’ll hear about it on Preferred Company. For more fun and info, listen every weekday from 8 to 10 a.m. on Beach Radio 1160 and 1310.
Preferred Company 8-1-17: Jaya Jaya Myra
You’re listening to Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services along with Marianne Levy. Joining Joel and Marianne is Jaya Jaya Myra. Jaya Jaya has an amazing story. She overcame debilitating fibromyalgia and chronic pain and she believes you can too. The health system has never been more inundated with people suffering from illness and pain and at a loss on how to treat them effectively. Jaya Jaya will discuss the eastern vs western approach to well-being and why conventional treatments often fail, how knowing your elemental constitution can help you heal naturally and simple tips and techniques you can use to reclaim health. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services provides pediatric at home nursing as well as adult to elderly home health care. Let Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services take care of your loved one 24/7 or even if it’s for just a few hours per day/week. They’re fully licensed, bonded and insured. Call 800 603 CARE (2273) or visit preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 7-27-17: Andro Donovan
Thanks for listening to Preferred Company with Marianne Levy and David Crossan. They are joined by Andro Donovan, author of “Motivate Yourself”. Andro specializes in coaching high performing CEO’s and entrepreneur forums to become more effective leaders with a stronger sense of meaning and purpose in their lives. Motivation can be difficult. Find out how she helps leaders be better leaders, how she motivates people that are working for others, and why praise, appreciation and validation are an important part of this process. Want more Preferred Company? Listen every weekday from 8 to 10 a.m. on Beach Radio 1160 and 1310.
Preferred Company 7-25-17: Jason DeBord
You’re listening to Preferred Company with Marianne Levy and David Crossan. Today’s guest is Jason DeBord. He is the author of “The Dream Interpretation Dictionary: Symbols, Signs and Meanings”. Jason brings a deep and rich understanding to a variety of dream images, signs and symbols. Why do you keep meeting your old girlfriend in your dreams? What’s the meaning of that bear who haunts your dreams? He is known for his wise and witty commentary on dream elements from A to Z. If you or a loved one is in need of home health care services, call Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing at 800 603 CARE (2273) or online at preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 7-21-17: Restaurant Reviews
It’s restaurant reviews with Lori Draz on Preferred Company. Your host of Preferred Company is Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services. Today’s restaurant featured is Bahr’s Landing in Atlantic Highlands, celebrating 100 years. Bahr’s serves seafood and is famous for clam chowders, steamer clams, lobster rolls, award winning crab cakes, fresh lobster and king crab legs. Anyone that is a fan of ships, nautical items and a great view will love this place! Dock and dine, visit their tiki bar and remember next door is The Rusty Lobster. Check out Bahr’s Landing in Atlantic Highlands.
Preferred Company 7-20-17: Louise Nayer
Welcome to Preferred Company with your hosts Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy. Today’s guest is Louise Nayer, author of “Poised for Retirement: Moving from Anxiety to Zen”. It’s a story of one woman’s anxiety-ridden, yet life affirming journey as she makes the decision of whether or not to retire. It’s not your parents’ retirement guide, nor is it a financial planning guide. it’s a relatable story of an ordinary working individual reflecting on her life and career. The goal is to understand how to create a new and healthier life during this important transition. Did you know that every month more than a quarter million Americans turn 65? Retirement is a big decision and can influence your life in a major way. How well is your loved one living at home? Do they need assistance with daily activities? If so, then it’s time to call on Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services. Preferred offers compassionate and qualified care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They can meet your needs. For more information, call 800 603 CARE (2273), visit preferredcares.com or follow them on facebook and twitter at Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services.
Preferred Company 7-18-17: Dr. Yusim
Are you living the life you thought you always wanted but feel that something is still missing? Do you thnik you should be happier than you are, considering all you have? Have you achieved your professional or personal goals but still feel racked with insecurities, anxiety or depression? Joining Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Healh Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy is Dr. Yusim. Dr. Yusim has spent more than fifteen years studying and conducting research and came to a conclusion: dissatisification coincides with spiritual neglect. Research has shown that that spirituality is a powerful path to healing. With a program she has developed, Dr. Yusim can help you discover your life’s true purpose, eliminate self-defeating patterns and roadblocks keeping you from living your most authentic life, understand the scientific behind “answered prayers” and appreciate how consciousness shapes your reality and how to harness the understanding to live a life of abundance. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services is here for seniors, but also specializes in ventilator-dependent adults and pediatric patients. So when your loved one isn’t feeling the best, call Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services. Call 800 603 CARE (2273) or online at preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 7-13-17: Michelle Riklan
Preferred Company with Marianne Levy and David Crossan is on! Today’s guest is Michelle Riklan, a renowned speaker, trainer, facilitator and author. Michelle’s topics span the personal career-marketing spectrum from creative team building exercises to executive résumé writing and coaching. One of her greatest strengths is her ability to instantly establish rapport with individuals and groups. In addition to her vast expertise, Michelle delivers a unique, highly empathetic 360-degree perspective because she has experienced every facet of the employment process. It is easy to find a job. But, much more difficult to build a fulfilling career that you love.
Preferred Company 7-11-17: Jim Jacob
A recent study shows 37 percent of our New Jersey neighbors are working, but earning less than needed to cover basic costs of housing, utilities, healthcare, transportation, child care and food. Today, Marianne Levy and David Crossan speak to Jim Jacob. Jim is the president and CEO of New Jersey Shares. New Jersey Shares provides energy and utility bill assistance to low, moderate and fixed income households. In addition to their statewide energy assistance program, NJ Shares provides outreach and enrollment services for Verizon communications lifeline program and water bill payment assistance to Suezwater company and NJ American Water company. For more than 25 years, Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services has been providing compassionate and dependable medical/non-medical home health care services throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Through quality care, Preferred helps clients with the medical, physical and emotional strain that comes when home health care is needed the most. For more information, call Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services at 800 603 CARE or visit preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 7-7-17: Lou Mercatanti
Joel is on vacation. But, David Crossan is sitting in with Marianne Levy on Preferred Company. Joining them is Lou Mercatanti, owner of The Channel Marker Cafe in Lavallette. Find out what’s new with the Channel Marker Cafe for 2017 and the history of the restaurant, including the rebuilding process after Superstorm Sandy. Plus, a menu item you won’t find anywhere north of Key West. What is it? Find out in this interview. The Channel Marker Cafe, Route 35 South in Lavallette. They’re open for the Summer serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. There’s live entertainment on the weekends. It’s casual beach dining at the Jersey Shore!
Preferred Company 6-30-17: Monthly Mediumship Mornings with Lisa Najjar
It’s monthly mediumship mornings with Lisa Najjar on Preferred Company. Lisa is an international psychic/medium and author of “Dying to Tell You – Channeled Messages from the Famously Dead”. She is able to channel messages from the dead, connect with universal energy and gather information about decisions people are making, problems they are having or she can just simply offer personal advice. Find out what spiritual sign is often missed when connecting with a loved one. Lisa speaks to listener friends about who is on the other side that wants to come through and connect. Your hosts of Preferred Company are Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy.
Preferred Company 6-29-17: Dawn Crystal
Bob and Marianne Levy are back together on this Preferred Company. Joining them today is Dawn Crystal. Dawn is a recognized voice sound healer, a respective intuitive life coach and pain release expert. She is passionate about helping people clear emotional and physical blockages so they can manifest from their higher self, step into their full potential and lead their lives and business in a way that align effectively with their souls purpose. Find out at what point in Dawn’s life she was given this gift, how she helps her clients to get released from their pain, emotionally and physically and how she connects with people so far away being that she resides in Hawaii. If you would like more information about the services offered by Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services, give them a call at 800 603 CARE, visit online at preferredcares.com and follow them on social media at Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services. It’s the reliable care you can count on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!
Preferred Company 6-27-17: Rene Stone
You’re listening to Preferred Company with Marianne Levy and David Crossan. Today’s guest is Rene Stone. Rene is from Serenity Stables, which is a non-profit organization specializing in equine therapy for veterans. For a growing numbers of returning warriors, there are both invisible and invisible wounds suffered from the traumas of war. The therapy is collaborative, joining the efforts of licensed clinical counselors and horse professionals who work side by side with veterans and horses to address individual treatment goals. Find out how she began his mission bringing horses and veterans together, how the horses aid in healing the veterans and how people can donate or assist Serenity Stables. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services provides pediatric at home nursing to skilled care for seniors. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services can keep you or a loved one living well at home. Call to find out more information about Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services, 800 603 CARE (2273) or go online to preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 6-23-17: Lou Murcado
A special guest joins Joel and Marianne on this Friday edition of Preferred Company: he’s Lou Murcado. Lou is doing something that hasn’t been attempted before. His feat is completing 51 triathlons in 51 days and going into the Guinness Book of World Records. Joel and Marianne talk to Lou about his daily routine, his association with the Channel Marker Cafe in Lavallette and why he is doing this. Donations can be made as well to support Lou in this incredible journey. Find out more at tri4kids.org or tri4kids on go fund me.
Preferred Company 6-22-17: Akram Alashari
Trauma is one of the leading causes of death in patients over the age of 65. Due to decline in senses and functional ability, the elderly are particularly prone to falling and subsequent injuries. Also, they are at risk of motor vehicle accidents due to the fact that they may have poor vision, hearing and delayed responses to stimuli. The elderly population are commonly on blood thinners as well, which can lead to increased bleeding whether it be intracranial hemorrhage or bleeding due to pelvic fractures. How do we mitigate this problem amongst the elderly? Akram Alashari is here to discuss what we can do to help the caregiver give better care, whether or not it’s our responsiblity to help health care providers, how he is helping to others find a moment of peace when someone’s life is at stake and more. It’s all ahead on Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Company and Marianne Levy.
Preferred Company 6-20-17: Roger Seiler
You’re listening to Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services along with Marianne Levy. Today, Joel and Marianne are speaking with Roger Seiler. Roger is the author of “Master of Alaska”. In this gripping tale of historical fiction, a man faces a brutal landscape and forms alliances with the native tribes as he attempts to set up a fur trade and keep the British from usurping Russian territory. He ably mixes history with storytelling to provide an informative and exciting read. Find out where he got the name of the book and background on the state. Plus, you’ll hear the story of the Governor and his influence on Alaska and how television doesn’t really give justice to all the state’s natural breathtaking scenery. Is there someone you know in need of home health care? Make sure when selecting an agency that they are licensed, bonded and fully insured. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services only uses certified home health aides and licensed nurses to provide the finest home health care. From pediatric to adult care, Preferred can handle it! Call Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services at 800 603 CARE (2273) or go online to preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 6-15-17: Donald Allen Williams
Listen to Thursday edition of Preferred Company where you’ll be surprised to hear Donald Allen Williams story. At age 10, he was completely paralyzed. During the first 48 hours, all adults failed him thinking he was making up a story. He recovered in less than 6 months. What a once 10 year old quadriplegic, who can now cycle 1,000 miles a year and can overcome anything: worries, fears, relationship and physical challenges that effect people mentally and emotionally. Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy. Preferred Home Health Care provides around the clock live in home health care for children and adults. Preferred’s skilled nurses can do it all. They will ensure that each caregiver is properly screened before being placed with a client. Feel free to call their office at 800 603 CARE (2273) to discuss your family’s needs or visit preferredcares.com.
Preferred Company 6-13-17: Sherry Maysonave
40 Million Americans (18 or older) suffer anxiety disorders and those are just the cases reported by doctors. Anxiety has skyrocketed for millions more due to an unstable world and today’s divided political environment. Considering the rising opioid addiction rate and general abuse of prescription drugs, it’s time to consider “drug free” solutions for anxiety. Today’s guest Sherry Maysonave, who is a non verbal communication expert and award winning author, can provide 10 drug free ways to reduce anxiety. Sherry went from screaming in her sleep and biting her cheeks to being anxiety free. Find out some ways to reduce anxiety and it all starts with your attitude, a smile and your posture. Plus, Sherry will touch on mindfulness, which is becoming popular. Your hosts of Preferred Company are Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy.
Preferred Company 6-8-17: Joanna Boyd
Concussions in sports are serious, especially in our youth. Today, Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services, along with Marianne Levy speak to Joanna Boyd from the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey. The mission of the Brain Injury Alliance is decided to improving life after brain injury and offering the promise of a better tomorrow, all while educating on preventing brain injuries. Find out more on this episode of Preferred Company, like why concussions have been more prominent in the past few years, why it’s really a myth that laying down after a concussion is bad and what are first signs of a concussion. The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey will be holding an event on June 22 from 9 to 3:30 p.m. at the Middlesex Fire Academy in Sayreville. To register, please visit bianj.org/concussion-summit or call 732-745-0200.
Preferred Company 6-6-17: Rev. Johnny Hallman
It’s Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy. Today’s guest is Rev. Johnny Hallman. In 2005, God revealed to Johnny what his assignment would be in the next chapter of his life. He became a minister and he started his own ministry, The Gathering Family Worship Center. He was honored to be the senior pastor for seven years. Ministry is in his blood and he cannot imagine life without serving the Lord and doing his will. Find out what is prayer and how does he perform it, what made him come to the realization for writing a book on praying and the most amazing thing he’s witnessed as a reverend. Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services offers quality in home health care by licensed, practical nurses and home health aides. Preferred can handle it all from skilled pediatric care to assisting the elderly with daily activities. Call Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services at 800 603 CARE, visit preferredcares.com or follow them on facebook and twitter for the latest news.
Preferred Company 6-1-17: Victoria Schmidt
You’re listening to Preferred Company with Joel Markel, president and founder of Preferred Home Health Care and Nursing Services and Marianne Levy. Today, they speak to Victoria Schmidt. Victoria wrote a book called “95 Secrets”, playing off of her age. Many people joke about having “done it all” living into the 90s and while Victoria very well may have “done it all”, she simply continues just finding more things to do. She offers a perspective to others’ lives that she has gained from not just a long life, but through a long and richly lived life. She has valuable insight that can benefit anyone. She believes one should start by being positive. Find out Victoria’s secret to a long life: from eating foods you can still enjoy like chocolate to a healthy sleep schedule and developing the right way of thinking.