Be the One’s mission is to help people of all races, genders, and sexual orientations, show up, have real conversations, liberate themselves, and create the life they’ve wanted. Be the One inspires people to show up, express what matters most, and embody their truth with love, courage, and integrity. We will be having the conversations we really need to be having and we're not. But we are going to be doing it in a very provocative and entertaining way with a splash of glitter and unicorns. So you'll leave every episode with the ability to show up, take charge, live free and be the one.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Colin Bedell of Queer Cosmos
In this episode, Dr. Tony chats with Colin Bedell of Queer Cosmos. While the love affair between the two is quite evident, the conversation does shift to astrology and the spiritual community. Colin confronts the idea of "certainty ads validity which is then sold and peddled to the masses" because scarcity sells. Colin is not a believer of deficit based astrology and discusses other issues that really don't work for the spiritual community, including working on your shadow self.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Mattarot
In this episode, Dr. Tony is joined by yet another Canadian male, Matt from Mattarot. The conversation got real very quick. Since Matt is a creative therapist, he discusses the notion of how psychology and spirituality aren't that far removed from each other. Being in the spiritual/healing arts is definitely a calling and not something "don't erase your humanity with spirituality." And since Matt is a tantra healer, the conversation turned to using sex to manifest your goals.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Andrew Barker
In this FROM THE VAULT episode, check out this very thought provoking discussion on spirituality and sex with guest star, Andrew Barker. Most Judeo-Christian faiths will tell you sex is only meant for one purpose or teach their followers that sex outside of marriage is a bad thing, damning you to eternal hellfire. Dr. Tony and Andrew discuss how sex can be one of the most spiritual things you can do and how to use your spirituality to enhance your sex life.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Hex Activist
n this episode, Dr. Tony is joined by the indelible Hex Activist. The discussion on the state of current spirituality/personal development and self-help was quite eye opening. Putting the proper context on healing as it pertains to trauma and the shadow self. Hex also proposes that spirituality and politics are one in the same. Lastly, Hex stated, "I don't want to be your teacher. I want to be your guide to be your own teacher." Very powerful episode folks.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Keegan Lesic
Dr. Tony Ortega is joined by his Instagram friend, Keegan Lesic who hails from Canada. They discuss issues related to the interconnectedness of healing, trauma, minority voices and body positivity. A very different perspective on self-help/spirituality/personal development.
Be the One with Dr. Tony Ortega and Pia Colada
In this episode, Dr. Tony sits down with gal pal Pia Colado to discuss issues pertaining to current self-help and spirituality trends. A critical analysis of how things are currently being disseminated occurs and a real discussion on toxic positivity and law of attraction occurs. Pia emphasizes the need to know yourself to take responsibility for your life.
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Embrace your whole self!
What a refreshing perspective on navigating spirituality and LGBTQ+ issues! Thank you Dr. Ortega for leading these discussions and helping us better understand and embrace our whole selves.
Here. For. It.
I love Tony so much! I have the pleasure of knowing him personally and I’m so happy the podcast is here! If you are looking a spiritual good time, look no further! It’s right here!