Being Well with Dr. Rick Hanson
On Being Well, bestselling authors Dr. Rick Hanson and Forrest Hanson explore how we can grow the key inner strengths we need for lasting well-being in this ever-changing world. Airing weekly since 2018, Being Well has built a devoted audience of listeners, and consistently ranks among the top mental health podcasts in the world. Dr. Hanson is a psychologist with 35+ years of clinical experience, Senior Fellow of UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center, and the author of Buddha’s Brain and Hardwiring Happiness among other books. Every week Rick and Forrest discuss key take-aways from the psychological sciences that help listeners understand and overcome common challenges like anxiety, depression, and traumatic experiences. They're regularly joined by guests that include some of the most well-known names in the self-help and psychology spaces, including: • Dr. Angela Duckworth • Charles Duhigg • Dr. Daniel Goleman • Gabrielle Bernstein • Dr. Bruce Perry • Tara Brach Being Well has been downloaded over 1.5 million times since the start of 2021, and advertises each episode to our mailing list of 200K+. In addition to a personal endorsement from Forrest, sponsors receive a direct link to their offering in the blog post created for every episode. Rick has been building his personal following for decades, and the shows listeners are highly loyal to the brand. Previous sponsors that have run successful campaigns through Being Well are BetterHelp, HelloFresh, Calm, Skillshare, and Audible, alongside other major advertisers. The podcast’s audience is a bit older, more educated, and significantly more affluent than average for the segment. Similar podcasts include The Peter Attia Drive, Bulletproof Radio, and Ten Percent Happier.