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Free Solo: A Therapist Explores the Neuropsychology of Alex Honnold

Free Solo gives us an insight into rock climber Alex Honnold's process for tackling an insanely life-threatening climb—El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, with...

Who Do You Believe? ‘Leaving Neverland’ & the Psychology of Trauma

Leaving Neverland explores how two men dealt with the trauma of their sexual abuse from Michael Jackson. While our previous podcast explored the psychology of...

How Do Abusers Groom Their Victims? A Therapist Dissects ‘Leaving Neverland’

After watching Leaving Neverland, most people come away with numerous questions. How did this even happen? Why didn't they mention this right after it happened? Wouldn’t...

Take Your Daughters to See Captain Marvel. Your Sons Too.

Well, it's finally happened.  After ten years, Marvel has launched a film starring a female heroine, breaking a streak of male-led solo and team...

Leaving Neverland: The Psychology of Michael Jackson

HBO's Michael Jackson documentary, Leaving Neverland, uncovers the stories of two men who claim to be sexually abused by the pop star and how...

Why We Shouldn’t Call This New Generation of Kids “Gen Z”

It’s become commonly accepted that generations emerge about every 20 years or so. And with each generation comes a new name. After WWII, men...

Pete Davidson & John Mulaney: The Psychology of Bromance

Pete Davidson and John Mulaney’s blossoming bromance intrigues us—but doesn’t surprise us based on their individual struggles and successes.

5 Reasons Why Miss Piggy is the Original Boss B*tch

Why am I writing about Miss Piggy? Not only is 2019 the Year of the Pig, but March 1st just so happens...

‘Spider-Verse’: Behind the Mask of Our Possible Selves

Spoilers for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse for the two people who haven't seen it yet. Miles Morales had...

18 Amazing Movies that Weren’t Nominated for a Single Oscar

If you’ve had your fill of the Academy Awards or you’re disappointed by how a few of the choices on Sunday, you...

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Anthony Bourdain’s Death Highlights a Culture of Mental Health Stigma

If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK. Like many others, I both admired and envied the...

A Psychological Analysis of Donald Trump

Love him or hate him, but can you feel sorry for him? Ask anyone what they think of Donald Trump and you are almost guaranteed...

Harvey Weinstein is NOT a Sex Addict. He is a Sexual Predator.

The world has turned on movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and with good reason.  The New York Times published a story on last Thursday, October 5...

What Adult Cartoons Say About Pop Culture

Shows like Rick & Morty, Big Mouth and Bob's Burgers have captured our hearts with hilarious comedy, scandalous jokes and outlandish plotlines. Adult cartoons...

A Psychologist’s Perspective on Kanye West

Most are aware of at least one of Kanye’s contributions to OMG moments in pop-culture. Some of these moments include storming out of the American...

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Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do” Sounds Familiar…

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Why Our World Needs Superheroes

We asked why the world needs superheroes, you answered. At HeroesCon 2017, we sought out to interview as many cosplayers as possible on why the...

Imagine Trump’s Presidency as an 80s TV Sitcom…

One year ago the world was turned upside down, and it wasn’t by the Demogorgons from Stranger Things.  No, on November 8, 2016, Donald...