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About Darlene Corbett

Darlene Corbett is a Keynote speaker, author and success coach. With 30 plus years of experience in Behavioral Health, Darlene not only helps people "refurbish their home but has assisted them in rebuilding the foundation." Her passion has led her to write the book Stop Depriving the World of You. Visit her website at http://www.darlenecorbett.com/
Latest Posts | By Darlene Corbett
Are Gray Divorces Becoming Too Trendy?
1 day ago

Are Gray Divorces Becoming Too Trendy?

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There has been much research done on the baby boomer population over the last several years. We do not need to wonder why. Until the Millennials were born, our generation was the largest…
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Why There Is No Better Time Than Now to Be a Sexagenarian
4 months ago

Why There Is No Better Time Than Now to Be a Sexagenarian

Recently, there was an article in The Wall Street Journal discussing the latest methods to ward off stroke damage. The information reminded me that as we get older we are at greater risk for age-related disabilities. Read More

Looking for Collateral Beauty, a Beacon When Hardship Strikes
5 months ago

Looking for Collateral Beauty, a Beacon When Hardship Strikes

Over a year and a half ago, I completed my book, Stop Depriving the World of You. Within that book, I wrote about the importance of looking for collateral beauty. Little did I know it would strike a chord for so many people as it did for me. Read More

The Truth About Baby Boomers: You Can Be Who You Want to Be
7 months ago

The Truth About Baby Boomers: You Can Be Who You Want to Be

Several years ago, I wrote two articles about the options we now have in the later chapters of our life journey. They were submitted to an organization which focused on healthy aging. Subsequently, the articles were accepted and posted online. Read More

Looking Beyond the Physical: Do You Take the Delights of the Universe as Coincidences or Are You Simply Attuned to Them?
8 months ago

Looking Beyond the Physical: Do You Take the Delights of the Universe as Coincidences or Are You Simply Attuned to Them?

Almost two decades ago, I spoke with a medium. My father had taken a one-way flight to heaven about seven years earlier, and I was curious to see if, in fact, there truly could be a way to get information about him. Read More

4 Wonderful Ways to Conquer Loneliness When You’re Part of the 60-Plus Crowd
9 months ago

4 Wonderful Ways to Conquer Loneliness When You’re Part of the 60-Plus Crowd

The Internet is probably the greatest purveyor of communication since the printing press. Thanks to that brilliant invention, the world is now virtually connected with the click of a mouse. Read More

Embrace the Dance at Any Age: Contemplating the Wonders of All Forms of Dance
11 months ago

Embrace the Dance at Any Age: Contemplating the Wonders of All Forms of Dance

The great Bob Marley once said, “Forget your troubles and dance.” How simple yet so profound and true! When we immerse in music and dance, everything else seems to drift away and leave only the desire to sway to the rhythm. Read More

Suicide Is the End of a Story That Should Never End That Way
1 year ago

Suicide Is the End of a Story That Should Never End That Way

Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain? Until recently, their names symbolized fashion and food. That changed in early June when these two luminaries committed suicide. Read More

Do You Miss the Elegant and Personal Touch of Long Ago?
1 year ago

Do You Miss the Elegant and Personal Touch of Long Ago?

In the summer of 1981, I was living in Boston and participating in a summer placement during graduate school. One morning, I happened to turn on the television, and lo and behold: the wedding of Diana and Charles was happening at that moment! Read More

Looking for Connections and a Sense of Purpose After 60? Why Not Join Toastmasters or Rotary International Club?
1 year ago

Looking for Connections and a Sense of Purpose After 60? Why Not Join Toastmasters or Rotary International Club?

Recently, I thought about the many possibilities available all around the world where one can find meaning and connection while serving others. Many people believe their world narrows after a certain age which is true when you lose connection. Read More