Weekdays, 3:00pm to 6:00pm
The Dr. Joy Browne Show is America’s leading radio psychologist. Dr. Joy's show consists of listener phone calls, where Dr. Joy helps you navigate your personal problems — everything from kids to sex to family relations to workplace issues – you name it! Despite the occasional embarrassing question, Joy never fails — no topic is too racy for her!
Dr. Joy Browne
Dr. Joy Browne is a nationally acclaimed, syndicated radio host and licensed clinical psychologist. Her radio program, the longest running of its kind in syndication, airs on stations across the country. Her show offers millions of devoted listeners advice on issues ranging from relationships and marriage, finance, work and career.
Dr. Joy has won numerous awards for her work including the American Psychological Associations President's Award, the Talkers Magazine award for Best Female Talk Show Host, #10 on the list of the 25 Greatest Radio Talk Show Hosts of All Time, and has been named one of the 100 Most Influential Talk Show Hosts.
Additionally, Dr. Joy has been a guest on numerous popular television shows such as Lou Dobbs Tonight, The Early Show, Oprah Winfrey and Larry King Live. She has had two of her own television shows which include one on CBS called Dr. Joy Browne and another on Discovery Health which was a simulcast of her radio show. Dr Joy has three TV pilots in the works.
Dr. Joy has authored numerous self-help and inspirational books including: Dating for Dummies, The Nine Fantasies That Will Ruin Your Life, Dating Disasters, Getting Unstuckand It's A Jungle Out There, Jane. In addition to her professional pursuits, Dr. Joy is an active volunteer. She was on the board of directors of the Herbert G. Birch Summer Project, helping to run a camp for children and families living with HIV and AIDS, and also worked extensively with the Salvation Army to provide counseling after the World Trade Center disaster.
Dr. Joy is President of her own foundation: Dr. Joy to the World, which focuses on getting underprivileged children high school diplomas and jobs and also includes helping her listeners complete their education. Before finding her way to the airwaves, Dr. Joy was a teacher, private practice therapist, and social service director for the Boston Redevelopment Authority, in addition to her work on the Space Program and her time as an archeologist. She holds an M.A. and a Ph.D. from Northeastern University as well as a B.A. from Rice University, and also did postdoctoral work at Tufts Medical School.
Joy is the mother of one daughter, and keeps herself inspired by dancing, doing yoga, and hot air ballooning.