Category Archives: Neuroscience

#534 – Your Mind Is Bigger Than Your Brain with Daniel J. Siegel MD

Daniel J. Siegel MD is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and the founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center at UCLA. He is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute which focuses on how the development of mindsight in individuals, families and communities can be enhanced by […]

Video Preview of #534 with Dan Siegel MD On His Book, Mind

I speak with return guest, Dr. Dan Siegel about his new 2016 book, Mind: A Journey to The Heart of Being Human. He was previously my guest back in 2011 speaking about his book, Mindsight. For more information about Daniel J. Siegel MD, please see our show notes at www.shrinkrapradio.com http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/534DanSiegelMindClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window […]

#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. […]

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

#530 – The Impact of CyberTrauma on Children with Catherine Knibbs

Catherine Knibbs is a Child/Adult Trauma Therapist and Author. (BSc, MBACP (Accred) UKCP Adult Psychotherapeutic Counselling) She is the leading researcher on Cybertrauma in the UK, specialising in online abuse in all forms and provides consultancy, education and training on this topic. She is a consultant for an AI online safety robot called Oyoty, writes […]

#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

#520 – Life Reimagined at Midlife with Barbara Bradley Hagerty

Transcript Barbara Bradley Hagerty is the New York Times bestselling author of Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife (Riverhead Books, 2016) and Fingerprints of God: The Search for the Science of Spirituality (Riverhead, 2009). Her six-part series on how to thrive at midlife aired on NPR in March 2016. Barb worked for […]

Preview of #520 with Barbara Bradley Hagerty on Mid-Life Reimagined

Today my guest is longtime National Public Radio journalist, Barbara Bradley Hagerty. Among her many accomplishments, she is the author of several books including, the 2016 book, Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife, which will be the focus of our discussion today. For more information about Barbara Bradley Hagerty please see our […]

#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 […]