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Ted Talks & Podcasts
How do we cultivate the courage, compassion, and connection that we need to embrace our imperfections and to recognize that we are enough?
We focus on keeping our bodies healthy, but what about our psychological and emotional well-being?
How does trauma and chronic stress affects our nervous system and how do these things impact our health and well-being. Much of the content is based on the groundbreaking work of Stephen Porges and his Polyvagal Theory.
In a culture where being social and outgoing is so prized, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. Susan Cain argues that introverts bring extraordinary talents to the world, & should be encouraged and celebrated.
What often blocks people from feeling capable in life is how they handle unpleasant feelings. These challenging emotions lie at the heart of confidence, emotional strength, and resilience.
Psychotherapist and advice columnist Lori Gottlieb shows how to break free from the stories you’ve been telling yourself by becoming your own editor and rewriting your narrative from a different point of view.
Dear Therapists – Dr. Lori Gottlieb + Dr. Guy Winch
“These offer you unforgettable stories of what it means to be human. Sit in on real sessions with real people as we guide our “fellow travelers” through the everyday and extraordinary challenges of life. We bring the therapy room into your earbuds as we invite you to be a fly-on-the-wall and listen to our intimate, raw, transformative sessions where we share insights and actionable advice, then check back to find out what happened after the session–and what we can all learn about ourselves through the lens of others.”
Where Should We Begin – Dr. Esther Perel
“Step into iconic couples therapist Esther Perel’s office and listen as real couples anonymously bare the raw, intimate, and profound details of their story. From infidelity, to sexlessness, to loss, it’s a space for people to be heard and understood. It’s also a place for us to listen and feel empowered in our own relationships. So.. where should we begin?”
How’s Work? – Dr. Esther Perel ” This podcast offers a new perspective to the invisible forces that shape workplace connections, conflict and dynamics through one-time therapy sessions with coworkers, cofounders and colleagues — touching every work environment from start-ups and family businesses to corporations and service industries.”
Back from the Abyss – Dr Craig Heacock
“How do we find a way out of the darkest depths of despair? Psychiatrist Dr. Craig Heacock hosts a deep dive into powerfully moving stories of hope and healing, recovery and redemption.”
Your Mental Breakdown – hosted by therapists Doug Friedman and Meredith Levy: “Your Mental Breakdown follows the sessions of one client at a time over the course of therapy. Our podcast is best listened to from the start to get a full understanding of our sessions.”
Other People’s Problems – Hillary McBride
“Real people. Real problems. Real talk. Normally, therapy sessions are totally confidential — but this podcast opens the doors. Hillary McBride and her clients want to help demystify mental health. No actors. No auditions. No artifice.”
Shrink Rap Radio – Dr. Dave Van Nuys
“Psychology Interviews: Exploring brain, body, mind, spirit, intuition, leadership, research, psychotherapy and more!”
Unlocking Us – Dr. Brene Brown
“Join researcher and #1 New York Times best-selling author Brené Brown as she unpacks and explores the ideas, stories, experiences, books, films, and music that reflect the universal experiences of being human, from the bravest moments to the most brokenhearted.”
This Jungian Life – Join three Jungian analysts as they discuss cultural currents, family dynamics, dreams, how we grow and more, and share what it’s like to see the world through the depth psychological lens provided by Carl Jung. They discuss a dream submitted by a listener at the end of each episode.
Mindful Communication Podcast – Jonathan Miller
“Jonathan Miller, Founder of Mindful Communication, interviews thinkers and influencers in an attempt to explore the human condition and how we relate to one another and ourselves.”