November 2015

Psychology Today: The Curious Grit of Loni Love

Screen Shot 2015-11-17 at 11.49.30 AMThank you to Psychology Today for this wonderful profile. Check out the excerpt below, to read the full article including my interview, head to Psychology Today:

Not only does she co-host the television talk show “The Real” and co-host the radio show “Café Mocha with M.C. Lyte, but she will also host the Ellen DeGeneres-produced TV show “Heads Up” She has been a stand-up comedian for years and has appeared in several movies…including the upcoming Garry Marshall-produced Mother’s Day, and has a new documentary Being Loni Love on Centric TV.

But perhaps even more impressive is how Love has thoughtfully and systematically approached her life and career. By keeping an open mind, seeking out new opportunities and working hard towards her goals, Love has been able to overcome a range of obstacles such as poverty, racism, sexism, and weight discrimination to achieve success. And her inspirational story delivers a clear message:  With enough curiosity and grit, one can overcome barriers and reach new heights.
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