Talking Therapy Podcast

Talking Therapy is a podcast where therapists talk to therapists about the art and science of psychotherapy. More like a peer supervision than continuing education, hosts RJ Thomas and John Webber chat with therapists and counselors who are experts in their fields.
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Dec 4, 2015

Dr. Jacob Insler joins us to talk about sports and perfomance psychology. Dr. Inlser works with athletes to help them perform better or to overcome obstacles in their game. 


Oct 27, 2015

Cutting can be one of the most challenging things any therapist deals with. Angela Kahn, MFT sits down with us to talk about her unique team-based approach to family therapy when treating self-injury. She discusses the two primary kinds of self-injury, how to distinguish between them and how she and her team approach assessment, conceptualization and treatment.

Oct 12, 2015

John and RJ discuss what scares us and why we love Halloween so much.

Oct 5, 2015

Dr. Marjorie Rand, MFT joins us to talk about her work using body psychotherapy. She also touches on her 40-year career and her experiences learning from and working with some of the great names in the field.

Sep 14, 2015

Nadine Macaluso, LMFT, PhD joins us to talk about her practice using the NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM) to work with clients. She also touches on what lead to her to becoming a therapist and what it’s like to have a part of her life portrayed in a Hollywood movie. 

Aug 31, 2015

Kristen Zaleski, PhD, LCSW joins us to talk about working with survivors of military sexual trauma. Dr. Zaleski is a therapist in private practice, researcher and professor.

Aug 24, 2015

Jody Echegary, PsyD joins us to talk about how media affects personality development, interpersonal relations and the therapeutic relationship. This far ranging discussion goes in depth on the importance of understanding media in therapy and what it can tell us about who we are.

Aug 10, 2015

Shana Diskant talks to us about her work as a Marriage and Family Therapist. She mixes family therapy and behavior work when working with children. Shana began her therapy career woring with victims of traumatic brain injury and still uses what she learned there to help families. 

Jul 22, 2015

Trina O’Quinn talks with us about learning equine assisted Eagala Therapy, what it means to study theory and starting off a new venture at a time when most people would be thinking of retiring. 

Jul 10, 2015

Kevin Bergen, MFT talks to us about how he wrote his new book The Bergen Protocol. He discusses the struggles and successes of the process and tells us how he created the protocol at the heart of the book. 

Jun 22, 2015

Dr. Elisabeth Crim talks to us about her mind/body approach to psychotherapy using a psychodynamic approach as well as yoga and acupuncture. She also discusses her work with other therapists around the idea of compassion fatigue. 

Jun 15, 2015

Thomas Carouso, MFT sits down with us to talk about his journey to becoming a therapist and why therapy is more art than science. 

Jun 8, 2015

Liz Dube, MFT, AASECT Certified Sex Therapist sits down with us to talk sex. Liz talks about how she works with clients dealing with sexual issues and how other therapists can approach the topic in ways that make clients feel comfotable and heard.

Jun 1, 2015

Jerry Wilson, LMFT sits down with us to discuss working with grief and loss as well as his very personal reasons for engaging in this kind of work. 

May 18, 2015

Stephanie Morales, LMFT joins us for episode 5 (not 6, 7 or 8) to talk about helping moms, dads and families with issues surrounding reproductive mental health. Whether it’s postpartum depression, anxiety or even psychosis, Stephanie’s passion is evident and infectious.

May 11, 2015

Dr. Joel Schwartz sits down with to talk about Psychological testing, including which is his favorite test to administer and how therapists and testing psychologists can work together. 

May 4, 2015

Jon Kramer, LCSW sits down to talk about using structural family therapy, why it works, how it works and why it's important to keep people talking to each other. He also discusses his work with couples and the vital tool of paying attention to your shoes.

Apr 27, 2015

What is like to not be the blank slate as a therapist? Dr. Michael Collins, PsyD. joins us to talk about what it’s like living a dual career. He talks about his very public life as an activist in a small town and maintaining a private practice as a therapist. Mike also tells some wonderful stories about his  work and supervision - both as a supervisor and how to get good supervision as an intern.

Apr 20, 2015

Middle School Counselor Rachel Andrews joins us to discuss what it's like working with kids in a school environment and how therapists in private practice can collaborate with school counselors.