Category Archives: Mind/Body

Tai Chi, Qiqong, prana, energy psychology, Reichian, bioenergetics, bodywork, Feldenkrais, etc.

#532 – Keeping Love Alive Amidst Alzheimers with Edward Shaw MD

Edward G. Shaw, MD, MA, is dually trained as a physician (MD, Rush Medical College, 1983, Internship/Residency, Mayo Clinic, 1987) and a mental health counselor (MA, Wake Forest University, 2010). He was the primary care partner for his wife, Rebecca, who was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease in 2007 and died after a nine-year battle. […]

#533 – A Psychoanalytic Take On CyberTherapy with Gillian Isaacs Russell PhD

Gillian Isaacs Russell, Ph.D. is a UK-trained psychoanalyst and psychotherapist. Her book, Screen Relations: The Limits of Computer-Mediated Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, was published by Karnac Books in 2015. Lecturer, author, consultant and researcher, Dr. Russell speaks and teaches internationally on technology and its impact on intimate human relationships, particularly psychotherapeutic treatment. She is a member […]

Preview of #533 – A Psychoanalyst’s Take On CyberTherapy with Gillian Isaacs Russell PhD

On today’s show, I’ll be speaking with UK-trained psychoanalyst and psychotherapist, Dr. Gillian Isascs Russell about her book Screen Relations: The Limits of Computer-Mediated Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.For more information about Dr. Dr. Gillian Isaacs Russell, please see our show notes at www.shrinkrapradio.com http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/533GillianRussellClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#527 – Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation with Alexandra Katehakis

Transcript Alexandra Katehakis, MFT is Founder and Clinical Director of the Center for Healthy Sex in Los Angeles, Senior Fellow at The Meadows, faculty for the International Institute of Trauma and Addiction Professionals, and the 2012 Carnes Award recipient. She is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist/Supervisor and an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist/Supervisor specializing in the […]

Video Preview of #527 – Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation with Alexandra Katehakis

Today my guest is marriage and family therapist, Alexandra Katehakis, Founder and Clinical Director of the Los Angeles based Center for Healthy Sex and we’ll be discussing her work and 2016 book Sex Addiction As Affect Dysregulation: A Neurobiologically Informed Holistic Treatment. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/527KatehakisSAclip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#526 – On The Path of The Hero’s Journey with Michael Mervosh M.Ed.

Michael Mervosh M.Ed. is a licensed clinical psychologist in Pittsburgh, PA. He has been devoted to his full-time private practice, providing intensive individual and group psychotherapy for 25 years. He synthesizes his training background in Gestalt, Object Relations and Jungian orientations with extensive body-centered and mindfulness approaches. His founding and lifelong work is with the […]

Video Preview of #526 – On The Path of The Hero’s Journey with Michael Mervosh

Today my guest is clinical psychologist, Dr. Michael Mervosh, who is the executive director of the Hero’s Journey Foundation and co-leader of the PsychoEnergetic Training retreats and we’ll be discussing his pioneering work. The video for the full interview can be found at www.youtube.com/shrinkrapradio. The audio version will appear here on October 6, 2016. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/526MervoshHeroClip.mp4Podcast: […]

#518 – Understanding Addiction As A Developmental Disorder with Maia Szalavitz

Transcript According to Wikipedia, Maia Szalavitz is an American reporter and author who has focused on science, public policy and addiction treatment. Raised in upstate New York, Szalavitz graduated from Monroe-Woodbury High School in 1983 and attended Columbia University. She graduated cum laude from Brooklyn College. Maia Szalavitz is known as the author of Help […]

Video Preview of #518 on Addiction with Maia Szalavitz

My guest is Maia Slalavitz, journalist, former addict and author of the 2016 book Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction in which she interweaves the story of her own past addiction to hard drugs with current science. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/518MaiaSzalavitz.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#513 – Exploring Neuro-Philosophy with Georg Northoff MD PhD

Transcript Dr. Georg Northoff is a philosopher, neuroscientist and psychiatrist, holding degrees in all three disciplines. Being originally from Germany, he is now working in Ottawa/Canada where he researches the relationship between the brain and mind in its various facets focusing on the neural and biochemical mechanisms related to higher-order mental functions like consciousness and […]