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Friendships Promote Emotional Well-Being During Anxious Times

The support between friends creates a sense of community and we need that more than ever right now.
The news and media all around us every day are now telling us we need to stay home, don’t go to public events, cancel travels plans – all with our safety in mind. Dealing with crisis can be stressful, exhausting, anxiety provoking and overwhelming. Let me share a few thoughts that might help reframe things regarding the corona virus and put it inside of a context that might make some sense and maybe take our anxiety levels down a little bit.

Deborah Olson Wins NonFiction Book Award

As an extension of the Nonfiction Authors Association, the NonFiction Book Awards are committed to honoring excellence in nonfiction books and welcome submissions by self-published and traditionally published authors alike.

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Celebrating Women in the Neighborhood

In honor of Women’s History Month, Nextdoor is celebrating women around the country who have played a critical role in building stronger communities. Although women are worthy of recognition all year round, March is a time to unite around women everywhere and recognize their unique contributions to American history and culture.

The following women went above and beyond to empower their neighbors and ensure everyone in their local community had a neighborhood to rely on.

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Thrive Article Featuring Deborah Olson- February 2020

Making new friendships as a baby boomer can be challenging – these tips and practical tools help overcome barriers to friendships and help you find new friends.

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24 Valuable Books For Women To Read – #16! on August 21, 2019

Here we have an extra long list of books that could be of big value for women especially. They’re perfect gifts for someone you know, or a great way to sit back, relax and relate, with a wide range of stories, with at least some that will catch your eye.

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READER REVIEWS, by Carol Hoyer - August 19, 2019

Having just moved to a new state and new neighborhood, I found Deborah A. Olson’s, “The Healing Power of Girlfriends: How to Create Your Best Life Through Female Connection,” to be just what I needed. After living in our old state for thirty-five years, I left some very close and cherished friends behind. While I have met some great ladies here, I quickly learned who can be trusted, non-judgmental and have the same interests I have.

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Article on featuring Deborah Olson - June 2019

The Most Invaluable Self-Help Books for Women Part 2

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Deborah Olson featured in Houston Chronicle - June 17, 2019

Houston author publishes book on friendships. By Rebecca Hazen, Staff writer

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Chicago Tribune Article featuring Deborah Olson - March 15, 2019

Visiting your parents but don’t want to stay with them? Here’s how to let them down easy.

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