Jonathan Robinson – International Best-Selling Author and Psychotherapist
Jonathan Robinson was born into a wealthy family but grew up miserable. He learned from an early age that money wasn’t a solution for more love and inner peace and, after being suicical as a teenager, decided to search the world to expand his love and increase his inner peace.
His journey led him to conversations with the Dalai Lama, Mother Teresa, and Deepak Chopra among many others.
As an international best-selling author and regular on the Oprah Winfrey show as well as being seen in places like USA Today, ABC, CNN, and Newsweek Jonathan has been seen and read by 250 million people around the world.
“It’s little things like appreciation and “Thank You” that are the difference between a relationship filled with love and one filled with conflict” – Jonathan Robinson
In this interview you’ll learn things like:
- How to get out of the blame game and communicate more effectively with more empathy.
- The magical mantra Jonathan traveled eighteen thousand miles for (That you’ll get from the comfort of where it is you’re listening to this podcast).
- How to increase the amount of love and peace in your life.
- And much much more.
So if you’ve ever wish you could have a “communication miracle” with your spouse, significant other, co-workers, or boss then this is the interview for you.
Without any further ado, here is my conversation with Jonathan Robinson.
0:00:26.6 – Could you tell me the story of the first or an early communication miracle that you observed in a couple?
01:39 – What are parts of the methodology that lead to a communication miracle in 10 to 15 minutes?
04:50 – Tell me about the 10-second method.
07:49 – Can you speak to me about gratitude in relationships?
08:45 – Visiting an Indian guru to get the magical mantra that helps people feel gratitude.
15:24 – Could you tell about how you came to coin that phrase (“Charming the Heart”)?
16:47 – How did it make you feel when you found that out?
17:55 – Learning what love means to one another and then expressing it.
18:55 – Why do you think people don’t ask these questions in relationships?
19:28 – What’s something that you see couples wasting a lot of time on, that doesn’t give them much in the way of results?
21:33 – How do people go about cultivating an awareness that they are blaming their partner?
24:11 – Communication styles that stand out.
26:24 – Why have you pursued and dedicated your life to helping people get these deeper connections?
28:48 – Increasing the amount of love in one’s life.
29:58 – Which psychology/spiritual leader in the world were you most excited to interview?
32:04 – What do you do in your life to create more love and more peace on a daily basis?
35:05 – Cultivating feelings of peace and love in one’s life.
43:01 – People’s attention spans going down over time.
47:12 – What’s a project that you’re working on that’s near and dear to your heart?
48:18 – Have you ever strongly believed something in your life only to reverse course later on, and if so, what led to that change?
50:04 – If you could share one truth with the world, what would it be?
51:19 – If the old you could see the new you today, what do you think he would say?