Relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant says something as simple as visualizing an orange can help you realize a vision for your life. Try this exercise at home and find out how you can become pregnant with possibility.
On the November 24 episode of 'Iyanla: Fix My Life,' relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant heads to Minneapolis, Minnesota, to help a struggling husband and wife. When Iyanla finally sits down with them, the husband tells Iyanla that he feels she is mocking him for TV ratings -- and challenges her to turn the cameras off. Tune in to the season finale of 'Iyanla: Fix My Life' Saturday, Nov. 24 at 10 ET on OWN.
Do you have the courage to go after your most impossible dream? Oprah says if the road to what you want isn't difficult, then you aren't dreaming big enough. On 'Oprah's Lifeclass,' she shared what six of the biggest dreamers in the world -- Paula Deen, Jennifer Hudson, Ted Turner, Joel Osteen, Iyanla Vanzant and Laird Hamilton -- taught her about living without limits.
Relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant says fatherless daughters can't fix what they can't face, which is why they need to tell themselves the absolute truth to mend the pain of the past. Find out why Iyanla says acknowledgement is the first step to healing.
Even though growing up without a father may be painful, relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant says that daddyless daughters have the power to heal -- they just need to know where to start. In an episode of 'Oprah's Lifeclass,' with an audience made up of daddyless daughters, Iyanla shares ways the women can begin the healing process.
R&B recording artist and reality star Syleena Johnson has asked Iyanla Vanzant to help her make peace with her mother, Brenda. Growing up, Syleena says, Brenda cursed at her and her sisters, and often called them names. Syleena says that pattern has continued into her adulthood. Watch as Iyanla helps an emotional Syleena realize why this behavior affects her so much.
At age 11, Chamique Holdclaw received a court order to live with her grandmother because her mother, Bonita, struggled with alcohol addiction. Bonita tells Iyanla that, in retrospect, she would have rather had Chamique and her brother go to foster care than live with her mother because she felt her mother 'took over' her children. As Chamique listens on, Bonita opens up to Iyanla about the troubled relationship she had with her mother. Learn why Iyanla says Bonita and Chamique are victims of a c
Expert Iyanla Vanzant says a father acts as a role model for his son. For a daughter, she says, a father teaches a girl how to be with herself as a woman and how to have nonsexual relationships with men. Watch as Iyanla explains the importance of a father in a girl's life and the three ways women become daddyless daughters.
R&B recording artist and reality star Syleena Johnson has invited her mother, Brenda Thompson, to live with her after Brenda began struggling with alcohol again. However, since Brenda moved in, Syleena says, she has cussed her daughter out on a daily basis, even in front of Syleena's sons. After working with Iyanla Vanzant, Syleena is finally ready to talk to her mother face-to-face about their issues. Watch what happens when Syleena opens up, and find out the one thing she wants to hear from Br
According to Iyanla Vanzant, 'relationships are the playing field of life.' She says NFL player Terrell Owens is currently 'a man down on every single field of his life,' financially, emotionally and spiritually. To help him rebuild, Iyanla meets him first thing in the morning on his own turf at his high school football field in Alexander City, Alabama. To show him the responsibility he needs to take, Iyanla throws flags on the field representing the various penalties he is currently facing. Wat
Cheryl, a 42-year-old woman who describes herself as 'terminally single,' has a laundry list of deal breakers and her own binder full of men -- 126 dating profiles of men who couldn't keep her interest after the first date. Watch as relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant sets Cheryl up on more (unsuccessful) dates before confronting what's really holding her back: a fear of intimacy. Cheryl takes a step in the right direction when she admits that she might be wrong about what makes the perfect guy.
In the 1990s, Maia Campbell was a star on the rise, co-starring on the hit sitcom 'In the House.' Then everything fell apart after she stopped treatment for her bipolar disorder, turned to drugs and was arrested multiple times. In this clip, relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant urges Maia to take responsibility for her past. Watch the full episode of 'Iyanla: Fix My Life' on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 10 p.m. ET on OWN.
Are you the 'strong' one in your life? Do you put others before yourself? Relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant says it's not necessarily a good thing to put yourself last. In this clip from an episode of 'Oprah's Lifeclass,' Iyanla says it's not selfish to put yourself first -- it's self-full.'You are the representation of God in your life,' Iyanla says. 'And you put you last and put other people ahead of you. Which means you're putting other things and other people ahead of God in your life.'
It's the topic Iyanla Vanzant says she's most wanted to tackle on 'Oprah's Lifeclass.' According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 24 million children are living in homes without their biological fathers. Now, with the help of Roland Warren from the National Fatherhood Initiative, Oprah and Iyanla are starting a national conversation. Watch to find out the role a father should play in his son's life, and hear why Roland says fatherless sons are left with a 'hole in their soul the size of thei