Finding the best podcasts about relationships and dating can be hit or miss. Any successful channel will need an even mix of variety, relatability and entertainment. Whether you’re looking for comedy relief, education, or storytelling, your perfect (podcast) match is out there!

We love discovering fresh relationship channels so we’ve compiled a list of our top 5 favorites!

On Purpose – Jay Shetty

If you haven’t heard of Jay Shetty, then allow us to change your lives. Shetty’s ‘purpose is to make wisdom go viral in an accessible and practical way.’ This former monk is now an award-winning storyteller and a leading voice internationally. Jay has created a safe space for his listeners and guest speakers, allowing for thought-provoking and profound conversations with some of the most influential people in the world. It is a refreshing listen to be able to find common ground and inspiration from these world-renowned guests.

Savvy Psychologist – Dr. Monica Johnson

Are you looking for some light listening while still learning about psychological fundamentals? Dr. Monica Johnson, also known as the ‘Savvy Psychologist’ highlights evidence-based research topics in an entertaining and ‘judgement-free’ territory. As she calls them, her ‘quick and dirty tips’ have proven to stir conversation around mental health to better her listeners’ relationships.

Where Do We Begin? – Esther Perel

Esther Perel is an unparalleled psychotherapist who is an expert on all thing’s relationships and sexuality. Her celebrated Ted talks have garnered more than 20 million views and uproar around her New York Times bestseller The State of Affairs and Mating in Captivity. As a natural anecdotalist, Esther’s podcast, Where Do We Begin? is certainly a top-charter. During each episode, listeners are ‘flies on the wall’ within real life couples counseling sessions. This podcast will allow you to look inward on how to apply the knowledge from these sessions into your own relationships.

Dating Deeper – Ken Page

For Ken Page and his listeners, ‘finding love isn’t about gimmicks or games. It’s about something far more profound than we’ve ever been taught.’ Whether you’re single or in a relationship, his goal is to help individuals nurture their authentic selves to expand deeper relationship skills. One listener shared “I feel seen” after just one episode!

Love Life – Matthew Hussey

This one is perfect for our single ladies out there. Britain’s Matthew and Stephen Hussey are the brothers with the insight on how to ‘Get the Guy.’ Their weekly episodes provide real life examples and applicable flirting techniques during the modern dating age.
Bonus: Their cheeky accents sure make for an entertaining listen!

But wait, there’s more!

Our very own Rachel Maclynn has been a recent guest on the Irwin Mitchell Podcast. During his 46th episode, Rachel speaks about ‘Finding Love in Later Life’ and provides practical advice to consider when faced with the head vs. heart predicament. Perhaps you are seeking a new podcast to develop your dating tool kit.

These 6 podcasts are sure to inspire and guide you towards relationship empowerment. Maybe it’s the case that podcasts aren’t your thing, or you’ve exhausted the many episodes out there and need a different avenue. If this is the case, then a Dating Coach could be your next step in learning how to better navigate relationships.

Maclynn International is an elite, multi-award-winning international dating agency. We’re renowned for bringing together highly compatible singles, and our world-class matchmakers are relationship experts in their own right. If you’re unsure of whether you’re ready for a relationship, we can get to know you and help you articulate exactly what it is you’re looking for. Get in touch today, and together let’s work out what you want, who you need—and how to know whether you’re relationship-ready.