Mental Illness Happy Hour

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episode 45: LGBTQ Battles & Milestones - Dr Perry Halkitis


The public health psychologist opens up about the mental, emotional and political battles both personal and cultural that the LGBTQ community has fought especially since the 1969 Stonewall riots. More About Our Guest Perry N Halkitis, Ph.D., M.S., MPH...


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episode 44: Wildfire Trauma & Loss - Nick H


Nick talks about being a social worker clinician working with victims of the wildfires as well as combat veterans. Topics covered: types of PTSD, vulnerability, how to reach out for help and hyper-masculinity.  Support Our Sponsors! This episode...


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episode 43: What A Body Remembers - Karen Stefano


Despite being attacked as a college student, the author of What A Body Remembers went on to become an attorney defending violent offenders. She talks about the various ways trauma ripples thru our later lives and finding her voice despite anxiety,...


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episode 42: Joshua Peck


  The actor (Josh and Drake) and podcaster (Curious) opens up about being the anxious "fat kid", never knowing his father, being raised by a single mom, getting sober and learning how to cope with uncomfortable feelings. Check out Josh's podcast,...


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Introducing: The Next Big Idea Podcast


Ideas are coming at you every day from all directions. How can you process it all? You can start with The Next Big Idea. Host Rufus Griscom and legendary thought leaders Malcolm Gladwell, Adam Grant, Dan Pink, and Susan Cain, will be your...


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episode 41: How To Disagree - Oren Jay Sofer


The communications trainer, meditation teacher and author talks about his history of stuffed anger and how he learned to use non-violent communication to better his life and relationships. They also discuss Somatic Experiencing for releasing trapped...


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 2019-10-11  1h38m
 
 

episode 40: Narcissists & Psychopaths - Dr Ramani Durvasula


The clinical psychologist and author shares her insights and the studies on narcissists (and recognizing one in your life) and psychopaths as well as contributing factors like childhood emotional neglect, social media and our culture at large. More...


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 2019-10-04  1h34m
 
 

episode 39: James Ransone


The actor @JamesRansone (IT: Chapter 2, The Wire, Generation Kill, Ken Park, Tangerine) opens up about his difficult upbringing, searching for a sense of self, and breaking the cycle of dysfunction as a sober dad. Follow James on Twitter @JamesRansone...


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 2019-09-27  1h13m
 
 

episode 38: Caitlin Doughty Returns - Death, Anxiety & Workaholism


The mortician and bestselling author reads from her new book and opens up about her fascination and fear of death, her battles with anxiety and workaholism and the sense of purpose she gets from her work.  Her new book (which she reads from) is...


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 2019-09-20  1h51m
 
 

episode 37: Jamie Tworkowski - To Write Love On Her Arms


Jamie aka @JamieTworkowski is the founder of "To Write Lover on her Arms," a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. Paul and Jamie discuss the power...


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 2019-09-13  1h16m