Mental health is about diagnosable conditions like depression and anxiety. Emotional health is about common experiences like loneliness, failure, and heartbreak, the non-diagnosable stuff.
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Why are some people irritable all the time? And what can you do?
Maybe you have someone like this in your life … or maybe you’re the one who’s too often in a bad mood. Psychologist Guy Winch explores this common problem and shares his advice.
We all know people who just can’t apologize — well, here’s why
Non-apologizers are maddening to be around, especially when they’re clearly in the wrong. Here’s what drives their unrepentant ways and what you can do, from psychologist Guy Winch.
Dear Guy: “I’m sexually frustrated!”
This time, psychologist Guy Winch explains how to talk about an unfulfilling sex life with your partner — and get what you want.
Dear Guy: “I feel like I’m my husband’s maid!”
How do you change a very old agreement that was made in a marriage? With honesty, specificity and accountability, says psychologist Guy Winch.
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SEP 27, 2022
We Discuss Becca & Jake
This week, In the last of two bonus episodes, we’re doing another case consultation with our intern Ben, a psychology graduate student who pre-interviews the guests and helps select who gets on the show. Today we’re having an honest conversation about the session “Becca and Jake’s Marital Impasse”– and what we wish we had done differently. If you have a dilemma you’d like to discuss with us—big or small—email us at [email protected] Follow us both online: LoriGottlieb.com and on Twitter @LoriGottlieb1 and Instagram @lorigottlieb_author GuyWinch.com and on Twitter @GuyWinch and Instagram @Guy Winch Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
SEP 20, 2022
We Discuss Adam
We hope you enjoyed Season 3 of Dear Therapists. As we get ready for Season 4, we have two special bonus episodes to share with you. Sometimes after a session, we like to think about what worked well, and also what we would do differently if we could do it again. In these two bonus episodes, we do a case consultation with our intern, Ben, a psychology graduate student who pre-interviews the guests and helps select who gets on the show. This week/Next week we’ll unpack what worked with a session we loved, “Adam’s Cheating Boyfriend.” The next week, we’ll talk about a session that didn’t go as well–and share what we would have done differently. If you have a dilemma you’d like to discuss with us—big or small—email us at [email protected] Follow us both online: LoriGottlieb.com and on Twitter @LoriGottlieb1 and Instagram @lorigottlieb_author GuyWinch.com and on Twitter @GuyWinch and Instagram @Guy Winch Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A short list of some of my most popular articles and press.
American Psychological Association
Taking Psychology to the People
APA member Guy Winch, PhD, wants to share effective strategies for managing common…
5 Things Therapists Wish You Didn’t Do During Video Sessions
Teletherapy provides a great opportunity to continue psychotherapy during a pandemic. But I've encountered a few minor challenges.
10 Ways to Make Yourself More Likable
Likability is not the most important quality but for those who strive to improve how they come across to others, here are some steps they can take to do so:
10 Signs You Have Pandemic Fatigue and How to Cope
Months of stress, anxiety and uncertainty are taking their toll on our emotional health. Here's what you can do about it.
Do Internet Based Interventions for Loneliness Work?
How close are we to providing broad based psychological interventions for loneliness to anyone with access to the internet?