Talking Brains

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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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Talking Brains Episode 17: How CBT Can Help You Deal With Difficult People

By |2019-06-18T11:05:00-04:00June 18th, 2019|Categories: ADHD, Anxiety, Depression/Anxiety, Psychology, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation with Dr. Seth Gillihan about how cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) can help you deal with difficult people. Research in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) has found it to be an effective treatment for anxiety, depression, and ADHD. CBT can also help you cope with life stressors, including dealing with difficult people. [...]

Talking Brains Episode 16: Episode 16 Financial/Economic Abuse: How to Break Free

By |2019-06-17T18:11:15-04:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: Gaslighting, Psychology, Talking Brains|Tags: , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about how to break free from financial and economic abuse.Financial/economic abuse is present in 99% of domestic violence cases. It's a way that abusers/gaslighters/narcissists gain power and control in a relationship. Find out how to identify financial/economic abuse, and learn what you can do to protect yourself and your children. Resources: [...]

Talking Brains Episode 15: What to Do When Your Boss is a Gaslighter

By |2019-06-03T16:40:39-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Gaslighting, Narcissism, Psychology, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: What should you do when your boss is a narcissist or sociopath? How should you cope when your boss continually harasses you and sabotages your work? Learn the answers to these questions, and discover how to protect yourself. Stephanie Sarkis PhD is the host of Talking Brains and the author of Gaslighting: How [...]

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Talking Brains Podcast Episode 14- When is a Relationship Bad Enough?: Leaving the Gaslighter

By |2019-06-03T16:26:15-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Dating, Gaslighting, Psychology Today, Relationships, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about when a relationship is "bad enough" to leave and leaving the gaslighter I've had several people contact me and ask me, "What if my partner meets only a few characteristics of a gaslighter? Should I leave?" In this podcast, I detail 11 warning signs of a gaslighter, plus information to [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 13: Gaslighters & Gift-Giving

By |2019-06-03T16:29:10-04:00June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Gaslighting, Holidays, Narcissism, Psychology, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about gift-giving and gaslighters. Gaslighters are terrible at giving gifts....and they can be equally as terrible at receiving them. What do you say when you get stung by the gaslighter over a gift? Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is the host of Talking Brains and the author of Gaslighting: How to Recognize Manipulative [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 12: Collaborative Divorce Helps Families Heal with Jeremy Gaies PsyD

By |2019-03-01T17:49:39-04:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Psychology, Social Media, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about how collaborative divorce helps families heal with Jeremy Gaies PsyD. Collaborative divorce helps families heal when parents' relationships change. Jeremy Gaies PsyD is a licensed psychologist and certified family mediator who specializes in helping divorcing families pursue peaceful solutions. Dr. Gaies is the author of “A Clear and Easy Guide [...]

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

By |2019-02-20T12:38:54-04:00February 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. [...]

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

By |2019-01-28T16:34:56-04:00January 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 |2019-01-28T16:15:41-04:00January 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 |2019-01-23T15:39:06-04:00January 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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