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Talking Brains podcast episodes about ADHD, Anxiety, Gaslighting, and other mental health, psychology and wellbeing topics. Join us for conversations with mental health clinicians, psychologist and other guests who work in the mental health field. Talking Brains is a podcast about therapy and what makes your brain happy. Hosted by best-selling author and therapist Stephanie Moulton Sarkis PhD.

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Episode 11: Malevolent “Monster” OCD with Seth J. Gillihan PhD

By |2019-02-20T12:38:54+00:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Mental Health, Psychology, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about malevolent obsessive-compulsive disorder with Seth J. Gillihan PhD. Malevolent or "monster" obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) includes obsessions about hurting other people. Licensed psychologist Seth J. Gillihan PhD gives us more info about malevolent OCD, including treatment. Dr. Gillihan is a clinical assistant professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. [...]

Talking Brains Episode 10: Racial Bias in Media & What You Can Do About It

By |2019-01-28T16:34:56+00:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: News, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about racial bias in media with Torraine Walker.This episode I'm joined by Torraine Walker to discuss racial bias in media - specifically the ways in which the media tends to portray white alleged offenders as "innocent" and people of color alleged offenders as "guilty". (Thank you Torraine for describing our discussion [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 9: Collaborative Law and Collaborative Divorce: Putting Your Kids First

By |2019-01-28T16:15:41+00:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: Children, Collaborative Divorce, Divorce, Marriage, Mediation, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about putting your kids first during divorce or separation with Adam Cordover JD.Learn how collaborative law, a non-adversarial way to settle issues, can help make life less stressful when you are going through a divorce or separation. Special guest is attorney and published author Adam Cordover JD at www.familydiplomacy.com and based [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 8: Herding Cats – The Psychology Behind Managing a Large Online Group

By |2019-01-23T15:39:06+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: Psychology, Social Media, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about Managing a Large Online Group with Aston Bright MBA. Meet Aston Bright MBA. Aston is the founder and administrator of the Facebook group Off the Grid: Political Talk, Current Events, Social Issues & True Crime. Learn how to become a "psychological ninja" in order to successfully manage a 3,000 [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 7: Mental Energy as Expenses & Income with Irene Kerzhnerman PhD

By |2019-01-23T15:31:28+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Health, Mental Health, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about Mental Energy as Expenses and Income with Irene Kerzhnerman PhD. Is your energy running low? Viewing your energy as a bank account can stop you from being "overdrawn". Irene Kerzhnerman PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist with offices in Boca Raton, Florida. With over 20 years experience, she has been [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 6: How Children Thrive with Mark Bertin MD

By |2018-11-26T17:04:33+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Children, Parenting, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast Ep 6: a conversation about parenting and how children thrive with Mark Bertin MD. Mark Bertin MD discusses child development and parenting - valuable information that can also be found in his newest book, "How Children Thrive: The Practical Science of Raising Independent, Resilient, and Happy Kids". Dr. Bertin can be found at [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 5: Anxiety, Burnout, Tribalism, & Taking Action with Anthony Quaglieri PhD

By |2018-11-29T12:31:48+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Anxiety, Politics, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about anxiety, burnout, tribalism, & taking action with Anthony Quaglieri PhD LMHC BCC. Are you feeling an increase in anxiety and burnout, especially in the last couple of years? I speak with Anthony Quaglieri PhD LMHC BCC about this rise in disillusionment, feeling unsafe, and triggering of past trauma. We talk [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 4: Memory, Trauma, & State-Dependent Learning with Rick Moskovitz MD

By |2018-10-11T11:12:22+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Gaslighting, Psychology, PTSD, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation with with Rick Moskovitz MD. How does trauma affect memory creation and retrieval? How does blackout drinking impact memory recall? Rick Moskovitz MD is a Harvard-educated psychiatrist and vintage being, who had the privilege for 37 years of sharing in his patients’ stories while leading his own imperfect life. He is [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 3: Are You in a Relationship with a Gaslighter

By |2018-10-03T18:21:44+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Gaslighting, Talking Brains|

Talking Brains Podcast: How do you know if you are in a relationship with a gaslighter? Gaslighting is a series of manipulative behaviors designed to make you question your reality. But what is gaslighting, and how do you know if you are in a relationship with a gaslighter? Stephanie Moulton Sarkis PhD, author of "Gaslighting: Recognize [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 2: Sex & ADHD with Ari Tuckman PsyD

By |2018-11-29T12:36:22+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: ADHD, Sex, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation with Ari Tuckman PsyD MBA. ADHD can really take a toll on your sex life and your relationship. We haven't had a lot of research on ADHD and sex - until now. Ari Tuckman PsyD MBA conducted a 3,000 person survey of people with ADHD and their non-ADHD partners about their [...]

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