PAULA SHAW, CADC, DCEP is a Grief and Addictions Therapist. She is also a Best Selling Author, Keynote Speaker and Transition Radio Talk Show Host on AM1170 The Answer.

For more than 20 years, Paula has used her proprietary Conscious Healing And Repatterning Therapy (CHART) to guide people who are navigating the stress of Change and Challenge. She uses mind/body tools and techniques to help people ease and eliminate stress, depression, anxiety, weight gain, relationship distress, career challenges, a lack of energy and self-destructive, addictive behavior.

Her experience as a Grief Recovery Specialist and as the Director of Outreach for the Grief Recovery Institute in Beverly Hills, taught her that underneath all illness and dysfunctional behavior, is unreconciled emotional distress and loss. These issues must be healed if health and change is to be lasting and productive. She is a big believer that, your issues show up in your tissues… so let’s deal with them!

She has degrees in Education and Communications from Long Beach State University, as well as graduate counseling credentials in Grief and Addictive Disorders, from Loyola Marymount University. She is one of the founding members of the Association of Comprehensive Energy Psychology and currently serves on its board of directors.

She lives in Southern California where her two grown children, Erin and Casey also reside. She is passionate about healthy living, exercise, the ocean, and good wine.

Paula is the author of Chakras, the Magnificent Seven (2002), as well as Grief…When Will This Pain Ever End? Finding Your Way out of the Depths of Despair after Profound Loss, (2015.)

Modern technology has enabled her to consult with clients all over the world helping them move smoothly and productively through life transitions. She can be reached at