Breaking the Cycle of Co-dependency with Victoria Albina | Dr. Lo Show

I absolutely loved getting to nerd out with Victoria Albina today! We chat about the physical effects of living in a state of chronic fight-or-flight, codependency, and so much more. Victoria is a family nurse practitioner passionate about helping women realize that they are their own best healer. 

She walks us through an incredibly beautiful guided meditation for making space for feeling and processing our emotions. Victoria shares with so much insight here that can really help you start shifting your mindset and honoring your mind and body. 

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We Discuss:

  • What codependent behaviors may look like
  • How Victoria started working deeper with patients on mindset and self worth 
  • The effects of living in a constant fight-or-flight state 
  • Tips from Victoria for shifting your mindset and stepping into self healing 
  • Repairing our relationship with emotions 
  • Victoria’s guided meditation 
  • The concept of equal air time 
  • Tapping into your inner child
  • Co-regulating your energy when you are in a stressful environment
  • Empathetic listening v.s. Dismissive listening
  • Implementing healthy boundaries 
  • And so much more! 

Links Mentioned:

Victoria’s podcast: Feminist Wellness Podcast

Victoria’s program: The Feminist Wellness Guide to Overcoming Codependency

Victoria on IG: @victoriaablinawellness

About the Guest:

Victoria Albina is a Certified Life Coach and Certified Breathwork Meditation Facilitator with a passion for helping women realize that they are their own best healers.

She is a UCSF-trained Family Nurse Practitioner, has a Masters degree in Public Health from Boston University School of Public Health and a BA in Latin American Studies from Oberlin College. Victoria has been working in health & wellness for over 20 years and lives in New York City.

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