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396: Her Doctor Failed Her – Privacy for Youth in Psychiatry, Suicidality Assessment, and Advocating for Your Past Self

Hello, friends!   In today’s episode, we tackle a profound listener question that may resonate with many of you. A listener who survived a suicide attempt at 13 is considering reaching out to the pediatric psychiatrist who assessed them…

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395: Overcoming Agoraphobia, Common Exposure Mistakes, Amygdala Reactivity, and More

Hello, friends!   In today’s episode, we tackle a profound listener question that may resonate with many of you.   A listener struggling with agoraphobia seeks guidance on overcoming their anxiety and finding motivation to pursue…

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Episode 394: Finding Focus with ADHD & The Surprising Upside of Missing Medication

Hello, friends!   In today’s episode, we tackle two thought-provoking listener questions that may resonate with many of you:   Cymbalta Conundrum: A listener shares their experience with Cymbalta, a medication prescribed for panic…

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Episode 393: When to Say I Love You & Numbness in Face After TBI

Hello friends! In today’s episode, we explore the deep and complex emotions involved in expressing love within romantic relationships and the challenging path to recovery following a severe traumatic brain injury. We kick off with a question about…

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Episode 392: Helping a Friend with OCD & Being Controlling After Moving In

Hello friends! In today’s thoughtful episode, we tackle two profound listener questions that may resonate with many of you: Contemplating Harm OCD and Supporting a Friend: A listener shares their concerns about how to best support a friend…

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Episode 391: Panic Disorder & Caregiving for a TBI

Hello friends! In today’s episode, we tackle two interesting questions that delve into the heart of mental and emotional challenges many of us face. First, we explore the complex world of panic disorder through the eyes of a 24-year-old graduate…

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Episode 390: Gender Identity in Therapy & Standing Up to Mom

Hello friends! In today’s episode, we tackle two profound listener questions that may resonate with many of you: Dealing with Hurtful Family Comments: A listener is troubled by their mother’s deeply hurtful comment, suggesting they have been a…

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Episode 389: Am I Bugging My Therapist? & Abusive Ex Using Kids Against Me!

Hello, friends! In today’s episode of the podcast, we dive deep into two incredibly relatable listener questions that touch on emotional and psychological challenges many of us might face. Our first discussion revolves around the complex emotions of…

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Episode 388: Building Emotional Intelligence & Partner is Afraid of Pictures

Hello friends! In today’s episode, we dive into two listener queries that shine a light on the complexities of emotional experiences and relationships. First, we explore the journey of someone grappling with childhood emotional neglect, unpacking…

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Episode 387: Should I Still Talk to My Ex?

Hello friends! In this episode, we delve into a deeply personal and complex question that touches on the lasting impact of past relationships, the nuances of friendship, and the boundaries within a current, happy marriage. A listener shares their…

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