The Brian Lehrer Show

Newsmakers meet New Yorkers as host Brian Lehrer and his guests take on the issues dominating conversation in New York and around the world. This daily program from WNYC Studios cuts through the usual talk radio punditry and brings a smart, humane approach to the day's events and what matters most in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios


Advice for Facing Cancer and Other Crises

Elizabeth Cohn Stuntz, psychotherapist on the faculty of the Westchester Center for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, cancer survivor, Zen practitioner and co-author (with Marsha Linehan) of Coping with Cancer: DBT Skills to Manage Your Emotions--and Balance Uncertainty with Hope (The Guilford Press, 2021), talks about the use of dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) as a way of facing the psychologically toll of a cancer diagnosis -- or other crisis.


 2021-03-03  18m