Petra Kolber 2019-10-21T10:33:20+00:00

Episode 6

Cleaning Up Our Inner Toxicity with Petra Kolber

Living It podcast Rod Stryker

Petra Kolber is an author, speaker, podcast host, and a wellness leader who is known throughout the industry as a crusader for change and a beacon of authentic happiness. Her first book, The Perfection Detox: Tame Your Inner Critic, Live Bravely and Unlash Your Joy, a practical program that helps replace destructive perfectionistic mindsets with concrete strategies.

As a two-time cancer survivor, Petra is passionate about waking people up to the precious gift of time. Her mission is to inspire people to move more and fear less, so that they can stretch their dreams, strengthen their courage muscle and build an inspired life, full of joy and gratitude. In her spare time Petra DJ’s, is a budding cook, an avid traveler and podcast maven who feels deeply blessed on the mornings she can wake up early enough to watch the sunrise.

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  • When a perfectionist mindset is helpful and when it’s problematic
  • What is a perfection detox
  • The difference between reflection and rumination
  • Common limiting beliefs
  • How to clean up our thoughts and inner toxicity



Shambhala Publications is the proud publisher of Living the Sutras: A Guide to Yoga Wisdom beyond the Mat by Kelly DiNardo and Amy Pearce-Hayden and Yoga for Healthy Aging: A Guide to Lifelong Well-Being by Baxter Bell and Nina Zolotow.

Everyone would like to age with as much strength and grace as possible, and now numerous studies confirm what many yoga practitioners have known for a long time: yoga practice has a remarkable impact on physical and mental health—and spiritual well-being—as you grow older. Yoga for Healthy Aging is the definitive resource on how to use yoga to foster your physical, mental, and emotional health for a lifetime.

Baxter Bell, MD, and Nina Zolotow, respected yoga teachers and authors of the popular Yoga for Healthy Aging blog, explain how yoga can address concerns related to strength, flexibility, balance, agility, cardiovascular health, brain health, and stress management, among other issues. They offer a safe, real-world yoga program to suit your particular needs, which includes poses, breathing practices, meditation, and yoga philosophy.

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