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Sex and the older couple

November 9, 2022

Ageism and social taboos have led many therapists to avoid talking about sex with older clients. Regina Koepp, PsyD, makes a case for raising the subject.

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Burnout and the body

September 30, 2022

Self-care is often touted as the cure for personal and professional burnout. But health expert Emily Nagoski, PhD, argues that love is a more powerful response.

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Race and healing: Expanding the conversation, part 1

May 12, 2022

In part one of a two-part panel discussion, a frank discussion between therapists as they share thoughts on addressing race in and out of the office.

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Race and healing: Expanding the conversation, part 2

May 12, 2022

In part two of a two-part panel discussion, a frank discussion between therapists as they share thoughts on addressing race in and out of the office.

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“I’m not that guy”: Navigating the new couples conversation

May 11, 2022

Discovering how ghosts and global issues have permeated relationship bonds in new ways.

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Love after lockdown

May 10, 2022

For some couples, staying home during COVID strengthened their connection. But many reported the opposite. So what comes next?

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Sex post-COVID

May 9, 2022

Lockdown provoked a wide range of emotions among partnered people, including an increase in anxiety, fear, loneliness, boredom and frustration. It’s been...

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Psychedelic therapy and racial trauma: Offering clients a deeper experience of healing

May 5, 2022

Can psychedelic therapy offer a faster, deeper way to heal the intergenerational effects of racial injustice?

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When the world won’t hold us

May 5, 2022

In this time of uncertainty and turmoil, it’s crucial to recognize that suffering and trauma are not the same thing.

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Loving ourselves into safety

May 5, 2022

A cancer diagnosis, while devastating, can be a powerful teacher. Through the fear and anxiety, we can discover how to reliably calm ourselves and ask for...