Live On Purpose Radio is all about saving and enriching our seven key relationships through proven principles of positive psychology. Five of those key relationships will fit on one hand – on the other hand…

Dr. Paul Jenkins has done both. Here are six reasons he believes Positive Psychology wins: Circumstances really are neutral. Trauma is universal – so it can’t be a special case. Our brain is always evaluating….

For this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul interviews Arlene J. Sherman, who has over two decades of experience as a hypnotherapist and recovery coach. The principles that allow people to regain their…

Joining Dr. Paul on Live on Purpose Radio is Shelly Coray, author of “Master Your Mindset: 9 Keys to Gain Control Over the Mess In Your Head” and the founder of The Winner’s Edge, a mental strength training program for youth. Shelly is here to bring us hope and a solution to creating a new reality.

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In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio Dr. Paul is joined by guest Kimberly Giles. Kim is much sought after executive and life coach. In today’s episode Dr. Paul and Kim discuss a very important concept, one of the key principles to understand to fight depression-that your worth is fixed and infinite. Life is not so much a test as it is a classroom, where your value is unchangeable and your difficulties, failures, and shortcomings are for the purpose of helping you learn, that you may love deeper. Learn more about what Kim is doing and receive FREE content at her website



This week we bring a special episode to Live On Purpose Radio, courtesy of Dr. Paul was recently a guest on their show with host Susan Reagan to share about his experience with Spasmodic Dysphonia. In the episode Dr. Paul recounts his story of how he applied the principles of Pathological Positivity to overcome what can be a very crippling, chronic voice disorder. Whether it be a voice disorder, or any other type of hurdle, the principles highlighted in this episode will help empower those who apply them to pick up the unique package they’ve been dealt in life and proactively head towards a brighter and more prosperous life. Get access to the original show link here, and visit and to find more information about our host and their mission.

In this episode of Live on Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dr. Bruce Jackson. Join in on the conversation as Dr. Paul and Dr. Jackson discuss the key to finding and reaching your purpose. Gain a better understanding of how you can identify and conquer that ‘one thing’ that holds you back from reaching your purpose. Learn more about Dr. Bruce Jackson and connect with him on his website at Check out Dr. Jackson’s book for more tools like these here.

We’re having an early kick-off to the season of thanksgiving here at Live On Purpose Radio with a reprise from our archives. Bringing back a previous episode from 2008 with famous speaker and motivator Jon Gordon as guest. Have a purposefully positive Thanksgiving season this year as Jon and Dr. Paul help you to master one aspect of gratitude-not complaining.

In today’s episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul visits with positivity author Jon Gordon.  This is Jon’s second appearance on Live On Purpose Radio, the first being an interview in 2008 about his book The No Complaining Rule.  Today they discuss another of Jon’s books, The Positive Dog, and give some practical tips for how to be more positive.  Start today by taking the Positive Pledge.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul visits with Karen Eddington, author of the newly released book, Understanding Self Worth. In her energetic way, Karen describes the important difference between self worth and self esteem. Having studied the topic for over a decade, Karen has several helpful tips for feeling better about ourselves as we acknowledge our self worth without getting hung up on self esteem.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul is joined by Dr. EJ Raven.  Dr. Raven is a chiropractic physician who understands well the connection between positivity and physical health.  Learn more about Dr. Raven and his practice at

Dr. Paul and Doug Nielsen talk about proven strategies for gaining control.  Doug’s book, Take Life By the Helm! explains how to live a courageous, adventurous and deliberate life.

In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing Matt Townsend and Dr. Paul talk about staying positive in a world of negativity.  You can tune in to to hear The Matt Townsend Show live Monday-Friday at 5:00PM (EST) on SiriusXM 143- BYU Radio or stream it live on BYU Radio’s website.

In this episode of Live On Purpose Radio, Dr. Paul welcomes a colleague and friend, Dr. Dean Barley to the show. Dr. Barley shares some of the research and current thinking about a newer focus in the field of psychology – the positive psychology of happiness and prosperity. Several books are cited, which are listed in the carousel below.