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HealthConnections: Healthy Relationships

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Humans are social animals and human contact and connections are essential for good mental, emotional, and physical health. Dr. Carole Myers of the University of Tennessee College of Nursing speaks with Dr. Kristi Gordon, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Engagement for the University of Tennessee College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences; Director of the Gordon Couples Research Lab; Executive Director of Healthy Connections Knoxville; and a clinical psychologist in private practice.

Chrissy is WUOT's News Director and host of monthly public affairs talk show Dialogue. Her first job with the station was as weekend student announcer while earning her bachelor's in Anthropology from the University of Tennessee. She has been the station's local host for NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered news programs; occasionally fills in as host for WUOT's Morning and Afternoon Concerts; and has won multiple awards for her interviews, feature stories, and Dialogue.