Month: June 2017

The history of Eric Hoffer From the Mind of Dr. Gerald Fishkin

Psyched June 29, 2017 112 No Comments

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With his recent win of the Eric Hoffer Award for his book The Science of Shame and it’s Treatment, Dr. Gerald Fishkin discusses the history of Eric Hoffer and the importance of this win. During his 3rd year of college, Eric Hoffer’s The True Believer was required reading for Dr. Fishkin. Eric Hoffer’s

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From Gangs to Prison: The Challenges of Starting Over

All Points Bulletin June 19, 2017 99 No Comments

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This episode is about living the gang life, going away to prison and the struggles one faces afterward. Rudy is a former gang member attempting to start his life over after serving 10 years in state and federal prison. He is currently living in a halfway house while remaining on parole. Rudy will share aboutRead More

From Gangs to PsyD

All Points Bulletin June 19, 2017 94 No Comments

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Growing up in the gang life and the struggles to survive on the streets. Daniel, a former gang member will talk about what it’s like to live in a gang infested environment and how he stayed alive. He will also share his success after he left the gang and what he plans to accomplish afterRead More

Understanding Teen Dating Violence and Prevention

All Points Bulletin June 19, 2017 120 No Comments

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Teen Dating Violence and Prevention needs to be taken seriously. The focus of this segment is to educate teens and parents about the dangers of domestic violence and identify the red flags of an abusive relationship. Marissa Presley’s story: “No other teen should reach out for help, only to be rejected by adult

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Defining Eating Disorders

Behind the Mask June 19, 2017 48 No Comments

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Eating Disorder Unveiled: Defining Eating Disorders. In this episode we explore the clinical diagnosis: anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS). What are the pros and cons of such labels, and what are the emotional as well as clinical consequences for those who have

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Communism in Romania and Psychology

Circle of Insight June 19, 2017 96 No Comments

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Dr. Carlos discusses the psychology and life in communist Romania and life in post-communist Romania.

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Power of Belief

Circle of Insight June 19, 2017 120 No Comments

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A discussion on the power of belief, the law of attraction and overcoming odds. Ruben Mata is a wonderful example of somebody who turned their life around and helps many people. The law of attraction says that anyone who puts their positive or negative thoughts towards something, it will eventually attract to you.

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The mind of a Crime Victim

Circle of Insight June 19, 2017 89 No Comments

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A discussion on victimology, exploring the mind of a victim after a crime. In addition, a commentary on the problem of bullying with former police officer, professor, and victimology expert Vanessa Dixon.

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Do We Need Religion?

Circle of Insight June 19, 2017 61 No Comments

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Do we need religion? Does religion control us? What are the roles of symbols in religion? Join us as we discuss why we have religion and do we need religion. This is part of a year-long series with experts discussing the psychology of religion.

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What is a Healthy Family?

Circle of Insight June 19, 2017 83 No Comments

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Although every family is different, there are certain characteristics that healthy families share. Join us as we explore what is a healthy family. A healthy family relationship provides members with the support, encouragement and empathy that they need. Donna will talk to us about how an unhealthy can affect an individ

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