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Bob Zima
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Attended Loyola University Chicago
Lives in Chicago, Illinois
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Not Wanting to Hit Reset is my latest blog post.

We are well into the process of visiting potential colleges for my daughter. As a junior/senior in high school, I didn’t visit many possible high educational sites. I was expecting to continue my Catholic seminary training and preparation for the…
We are well into the process of visiting potential colleges for my daughter. As a junior/senior in high school, I didn't visit many possible high educational sites. I was expecting to continue my C...
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"Reel" Life Horrors is the latest Espresso blog post. Check it out.

The power of that drive-in theater that sits about your neck is unspeakable. It has a library of thousands of horror stories and they play one right after another. Creature-feature after creature-feature after creature-feature. IT doesn’t have to be that…
The power of that drive-in theater that sits about your neck is unspeakable. It has a library of thousands of horror stories and they play one right after another. Creature-feature after creature-f...
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W made “stay the course” more famous than it was prior to operation Iraqi Freedom and in some ways more broadly interpreted as either incredibly ultrasonic or stupid and egotistical. Recently my wife told me that I need to stay the course. I received…
W made "stay the course" more famous than it was prior to operation Iraqi Freedom and in some ways more broadly interpreted as either incredibly ultrasonic or stupid and egotistical. Recently my wi...
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Ending Mental Health Stigma is the latest post on the Behavioral Health Espresso blog.

Want to end stigma with mental illness or health? Of course you do. Publicly at least. Privately we are all different people with more definite views points. At the end of the day, most of us accept those who take responsibility for their lives and the…
Want to end stigma with mental illness or health? Of course you do. Publicly at least. Privately we are all different people with more definite views points. At the end of the day, most of us accep...
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Why Drinking & Drugging Work is my latest Behavioral Health Espresso Blog post.

Since I am addict and drunk, I am former NOTHING as I am just one drink or drug away for returning to “that life”, and a counselor people ask me all of the time, “Bob, why are addictions so powerful?” Simple answer: THEY WORK. And work well for that…
Since I am addict and drunk, I am former NOTHING as I am just one drink or drug away for returning to "that life", and a counselor people ask me all of the time, "Bob, why are addictions so powerfu...
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God Got His Kid Back is the latest Old Guy in a Hawaiian Shirt blog post.

Today is Good Friday. The roving day of the year that Christians recognize the crucifixion of Jesus. As a child, I never understood why it was called GOOD Friday since a man was murdered and that is what we all relive. Kind of morbid if you ask me. Either…
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At Least Try is a new Old Guy in a Hawaiian Shirt Blog post.

If there is ANYTHING that boils my ass more…it is people who don’t try. How about a little effort? Man up or shut up. I will not hang with the whiner who won’t even try something then bitches and moans about how bad the situation is ALL DAY LONG. I will…
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There are times when I am responsible for something that I have not fully committed to because I was NOT the one driving the commitment. Does that make any sense? Case in point…my wife and I bought a house several years ago. Seems simple enough. although…
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One of the most important and quite possibly THE most significant teachable moment in my life is the recognition that not every flippin event in life is a teachable moment. As a councelor and a father and podcast and author one of the most common I’ll…
One of the most important and quite possibly THE most significant teachable moment in my life is the recognition that not every flippin event in life is a teachable moment. As a councelor and a fat...
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Check out the latest Old Guy in a Hawaiian Shirt Blog post.

As always, we had a family pool for the NCAA March Madness Tourney. And as always, my children submitted and entry. At the end of all of the hoopla, upsets and smoke, my daughter, who barely watches basketball had Wisconsin an Duke in the finals. She…
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The Saw Enterprise is the Latest post on the Drive-In of Broken Dreams.

Yep Saw. Grossed out or not, think it is sick and twisted or not, the Saw series or enterprise is loaded with psychological themes and moments that make any brain and mind enthusiast as well as social experimenter think, say and shout, “W T F?” The Saw…
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Anger and addiction are the sounds that hurt and fear make as they exit our soul.
Anger and addiction are the sounds that hurt and fear make as they exit our soul.
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Education
  • Loyola University Chicago
    Mass Media, 1983 - 1987
  • Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
    Counseling, 2003 - 2006
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Podcaster, Author, Satirist, Speaker
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Podcaster, Author, Video Producer, Speaker, Presenter, Counselor, Teacher
Employment
  • Broadcast Media World
    Writer, Producer, Director, 1990 - present
    Write, direct and produce a variety of broadcast media, corporate communications and marketing/advertising campaigns.
  • Counseling World
    Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, 2006 - present
    Individual, Group and crisis counselor. Speaker. Workshop facilitator
  • In-Flight Entertainment, Inc.
    Lampoonist, Podcast Host, Author and Producer, 2014 - present
    Writer and Speaker
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Chicago, Illinois
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Roma, Italia - Mountain Home, Texas - Peoria, Illinois - Seattle, Washington
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