Are you feeling or sensing loneliness with the people in your life? Kellee Marlow interviews Julianne Holt-Lunstad, a leading expert and researcher on loneliness. This interview focuses on the current epidemic of loneliness and its effects at both the individual and societal level. We will also discuss how each of us can be part of the solution. 

Kellee Marlow explores the rising epidemic of loneliness in the younger generations with Tim Bono, lecturer and researcher in psychological & brain sciences. In addition, this discussion delves into you can do about it.

Show Notes

Julianne Holt-Lunstad, a professor of psychology, specializing in connections between social relationships, stress, and health at Brigham Young University. She has worked with government organizations to address this issue. Her research has been highlighted in the BBC 100 Breakthrough Health Discoveries in 2015, New York Times, The Washington Post, Time Magazine, The Today Show, and other major media outlets.

Tim Bono is a  is the author of Happiness 101: Simple Secrets to Smart Living & Well Being. He is a lecturer of psychological & brain sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. His research and ideas have been featured in a number of national media outlets including NBC News, CNN, Fast Company,and the Associated Press.

What is Spark?

Spark, hosted by Kellee Marlow, on KXSF.FM in San Francisco, focuses on curated conversations with change-leaders and influencers- to inform minds, inspire ideas and ignite innovation. Basically, conversations that enable us to transcend beyond what we believe we are capable of.