Politics and the Post Truth Era (Psych Central Podcast)

Let’s talk politics. lies and fake news. Why are they so rampant today? In today’s show, Gabe speaks with author and communications expert Tim Ward who explains why the truth matters so much, especially regarding our elected officials. Tim defines our cognitive biases, like the “halo” and “anchoring” effects, that can cause [...]

By |2020-09-22T11:52:59-04:00September 24th, 2020|Podcast, The Psych Central Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Politics and the Post Truth Era (Psych Central Podcast)

Do You Have Imposter Syndrome? (Not Crazy Podcast)

Do you have a constant feeling of self doubt or fraudulence despite evidence to the contrary? You may have a very common condition: Imposter syndrome. In today’s Not Crazy podcast, we discuss what this syndrome is and why so many people feel like they are swindling others with their personal success. What [...]

By |2020-09-20T17:13:08-04:00September 22nd, 2020|Not Crazy, Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do You Have Imposter Syndrome? (Not Crazy Podcast)

Dealing with COVID Anxiety (Psych Central Podcast)

Now that we’re in the middle of a pandemic, more people than ever are experiencing anxiety, especially those who struggled with mental health issues before COVID-19. And to make things even worse, many of our coping mechanisms, like going to the gym or hanging out with friends, have been taken away.  In [...]

By |2020-09-15T17:33:03-04:00September 17th, 2020|Podcast, The Psych Central Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dealing with COVID Anxiety (Psych Central Podcast)

Medical Procedures and Anxiety Disorders (Not Crazy Podcast)

Does the thought of surgery throw you into a panic attack? Let’s discuss how to mentally prepare yourself for invasive medical procedures, especially if you already struggle with anxiety on a daily basis. Today’s show was recorded a day after our host Gabe’s surgery, so the anxiety and experience was still fresh [...]

By |2020-09-15T06:54:18-04:00September 15th, 2020|Not Crazy, Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Medical Procedures and Anxiety Disorders (Not Crazy Podcast)

Involuntary Spokesperson for Mental Illness (Not Crazy Podcast)

Are you the only person in your social group with a certain mental disorder? In today’s podcast, Gabe and Lisa discuss how it feels to be the only person representing your illness — essentially becoming an involuntary “spokesperson” — and the pressures that come with it. Click on the player below to [...]

By |2020-09-06T17:49:26-04:00September 8th, 2020|Mental Illness, Not Crazy, Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Involuntary Spokesperson for Mental Illness (Not Crazy Podcast)

What is Schizoid Personality Disorder? (Psych Central Podcast)

What is schizoid personality disorder? Is it like schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder? In today’s show, our guest, psychologist Elinor Greenberg, PhD, sheds light on schizoid personality disorder and reveals how people with this condition experience the world. Click on the player below to listen now! […]

By |2020-09-01T20:44:57-04:00September 3rd, 2020|Mental Illness, Podcast, The Psych Central Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is Schizoid Personality Disorder? (Psych Central Podcast)

Self Care vs. Self Indulgence (Not Crazy Podcast)

Is eating 10 cookies self care — or self sabotage? What about retail therapy? In today’s show we discuss the idea of self care, particularly for those of us with mental illness. If you watch TV when you should be studying, is it self care or wasting your time? Self care is [...]

By |2020-08-30T19:21:54-04:00September 1st, 2020|Not Crazy, Podcast, Self-Care, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Self Care vs. Self Indulgence (Not Crazy Podcast)

Should we Cancel Police Crisis Intervention Training? (Not Crazy Podcast)

What is the role of the police when it comes to mental health crises in the community? Should they be trained to de-escalate the situation? Should they be called at all? In today’s Not Crazy podcast, we welcome mental health advocate Gabriel Nathan who gets into a lively debate with our host [...]

By |2020-08-24T14:13:55-04:00September 1st, 2020|Not Crazy, Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Should we Cancel Police Crisis Intervention Training? (Not Crazy Podcast)

Social Media Isn’t All Bad (Psych Central Podcast)

In the age of social media, we’re connected more than ever. So why are loneliness and sadness on the rise? Are social media friendships unfulfilling? In today’s show, Professor Tim Bono, Ph.D., an expert in psychological health and happiness, shares how we can keep a balanced perspective regarding social media and not [...]

By |2020-08-18T20:13:42-04:00August 27th, 2020|Podcast, The Psych Central Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Social Media Isn’t All Bad (Psych Central Podcast)

In Defense of the Anti-Psychiatry Movement (Not Crazy Podcast)

If Gabe’s recent rage against the anti-psychiatry movement irritated you, hang tight — let’s take a walk on the other side. Today’s show is dedicated to the arguably good anti-psychiatry talking points, such as lobotomies, pharmaceutical advertising and forced psychiatric treatment. Click on the player below to listen now! […]

By |2020-08-16T14:25:21-04:00August 25th, 2020|Not Crazy, Podcast, Uncategorized|Comments Off on In Defense of the Anti-Psychiatry Movement (Not Crazy Podcast)