PITTSBURGH RADIO HOST NAN COHEN KICKS OFF SHOW ON NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA"Nan Cohen Total Talk" begins on Sat., Dec. 1 on 1020 AM and online
(April 23, 2011—Pittsburgh, PA) Pittsburgh radio host Nan Cohen brings her practical and reality-based listening and interviewing style to “Pittsburgh Works,” a program that showcases local companies and people that help shape our area when her segment Nan Cohen Total Talk begins airing monthly for the first time on News Radio 1020 KDKA and KDKA.com on Sat., Dec. 1 from 9 to 10 am, with Janet Bouma, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) and managing member for J. Bouma & Associates, LLC. The show will air on the first Saturday of each month and streams live on the world’s first commercial radio station.
“Nan Cohen Total Talk” will showcase the best resources for navigating “real life” in the region. Nan’s past experts on the air have included financial advisers, family court judges, pet experts, home improvement services, and much more. Cohen has tackled real life topics—including divorce—for more than a decade on her shows “Dealing with Divorce” and other themed programs.
“I am thrilled to bring Nan Cohen Total Talk to ‘Pittsburgh Works’ on the granddaddy of radio airwaves,” says Nan. “I look forward to welcoming guests who will provide expertise and advice to listeners who need the best resources for the best solutions in their lives.”
As Nan has carved out a niche as a divorce reality expert and coach, she has a specialty in assisting clients with the divorce process. Her 2012 book DEALING WITH DIVORCE: REALITY REVEALED—like her long-running radio show of the same name—is a practical tool for exploring the emotions, process, and family concerns around separation and divorce. The book is on sale via her www.divorcerealityexpert.com and locally at Awesome Books (downtown and Garfield), Penquin Bookshop in Sewickley, and The Pitt Book Center and on line at Amazon.com.
Nan recognizes that the realities of relationship break-ups are magnified around the holidays as families gather, traditions are shared, and children take center stage. Separation and divorce are never easy, but Nan believes self-awareness and maintaining realistic expectations support getting through the anticipated holiday season.
Nan Cohen will be a featured guest on KDKA-TV’s “Pittsburgh Today Live” on Friday, Dec. 14, 9-10 am, discussing how to navigate the holidays when dealing with divorce or separation from a relationship.
“Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas present special challenges,” says Cohen, a divorce consultant and coach a divorce consultant and coach focusing on personal and wellness concerns around separation and divorce. “Emotions bubble up and the typical tasks of travel plans, decorating, observing traditions, and even shopping can become overwhelming.”
“Don’t complicate things by focusing on your circumstances,” observes Cohen, noting how easily emotions take hold and may be passed on to children. “Focus on the joys of the season, your kids and their happiness.”
About Nan Cohen
Nan Cohen is recognized as the go-to expert on the realities of separation and divorce, based on her own experience and long-running radio show “Dealing with Divorce”. After her marriage took a surprising turn, the young mother of a toddler girl confronted with all of the emotions and logistics of divorce, Nan learned the realities of divorce by experiencing it—a long and bitter divorce, joint custody, social stigma, and emotional turmoil. She was empowered by discovering a niche in which she could help others work through a transition from divorce to a new beginning. While she does not promote divorce, Nan does promote understanding its complexities, including custody, alimony, child support, financial settlements, parenting skills, and even dating, sex, and remarriage.
A quick-witted, practical and no-nonsense resource, Nan hosts DEALING WITH DIVORCE on Pittsburgh’s KQV 1410 AM and www.kqv.com. Here, her valued legal, family and wellness experts join her to discuss divorce and all its related issues. She been a contributor on KDKA-TV on “Pittsburgh Today Live” (on which she is scheduled to appear on Fri., April 27) and is a frequent guest expert in programs and media stories about divorce. Now, Nan’s first daughter is in college, she is mother of a daughter with her second husband, and her family supports her working with those experiencing divorce. Nan brings her reality-based perspective to individuals through consulting with divorce team professionals, one-on-one coaching, and audiences of her shows, seminars, and tools, including Dealing with Divorce: Reality Revealed, A Divorce Guide and Journal, all reachable via http://www.divorcerealityexpert.com
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