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In this episode of the Shrink Tank podcast, our panel of Shrinks breaks down the psychology of the relationships in Stranger Things 3.

Stranger Things 3: Each On-Screen Relationship, Analyzed by Psychologists

Stranger Things 3 is riddled with relationships, both platonic and romantic. In today's podcast, our panel of Shrinks is breaking down some of the psychology of...
In today's Psych Cinema, Jonathan Hetterly breaks down Spider-Man psychology and taking on superhero responsibilities as a teenager.

Spider-Man Psychology: The Challenge of Taking on Superhero Responsibilities as a Teenager

Spider-Man Psychology: Taking on Superhero Responsibilities as a Teenager Spider-Man Far From Home shows Peter Parker struggling with the balance of his role as a...

What Big Little Lies Gets Wrong About Therapy – According to a Real Therapist

I’m not the first therapist to lament on how my field is misrepresented in pop culture, and I won’t be the last.   Actress Robin Weigert’s...
Much like Forky from Toy Story 4, people who suffer from imposter syndrome find ambiguous negativity about themselves easy to believe.

What Toy Story 4’s Forky Teaches Us About Imposter Syndrome

Despite the controversial ending to Toy Story 4, there is one thing we can all agree on: We love Forky.   Forky is the most lovable...
Chernobyl survivor, Dr. Janina Scarlet, shares how this tragedy affected her physically and psychologically, and how she has become a more resilient person.

Chernobyl Survivor Dr. Janina Scarlet Talks Trauma, Triggers, and Resilience

Interview with Chernobyl Survivor Dr. Janina Scarlet The HBO series Chernobyl was one of the best things on television this year. It gave us an inside...
Marvel’s Spider-Man: Far From Home highlights the challenges between being a typical teen and superhero responsibilities... But is Spider-Man: Far From Home worth watching?

Is Spider-Man: Far From Home Worth Watching?

Is Spider-Man: Far From Home Worth Watching? Marvel's latest, Spider-Man: Far From Home highlights the challenges between being a typical teen and having superhero responsibilities. In this...
In this Psych Cinema, Jonathan Hetterly breaks down the story-arc of characters from Stranger Things 3: Will Byers, Dustin Henderson, and Steve Harrington.

Stranger Things 3: Change & Growing Up is Hard to Do

Psychology of Stranger Things 3 The heart of Stranger Things 3 is the depiction of friendship, adventure, fear and the looming anxieties of adulthood. In today's...
In this episode of the Shrink Tank podcast, our panel of shrinks discuss the psychology of abortion, the Alabama abortion bill, and government intervention.

Pro-Life or Pro-Choice: The Psychology of Abortion

The Psychology of Abortion The recent Alabama abortion bill has introduced a debate: should the government dictate what is best with an individual's health? This Alabama...
2018 was not a good year for television, music, or movies. This year has exceed expectations. Here is the pop culture we're loving in 2019... so far. Some nominees include Us, John Wick 3, Game of Thrones, Chernobyl, Avengers: Endgame, and more!

What Pop Culture We’re Loving in 2019… So Far

With half the year behind us, two of our senior editors, Dave Verhaagen and Jonathan Hetterly, compare notes long-distance about the entertainment highlights so...

Why Stranger Things 3 Was Frustrating to Watch…

After viewing Stranger Things 3, I can't help but wonder how the Duffer Brothers will be able to give viewers a satisfying conclusion for the...

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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...

The HARDEST Game of Thrones Quiz You’ll Ever Take in Your Life

Good day, my lord. Do you have what it takes to make the throne yours? Or perhaps you just want to prove that your...

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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...