Friday, December 13, 2019
With the surge of Disney live action films, we're discussing the psychology behind the trend of remakes. Is it a lazy money-grab? An act of nostalgia? A chance to re-define outdated tropes? Our panel of Shrinks discuss this and more in this week's episode. Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. these remakes are often times attempts for disney to...
With the sudden increase in school shootings, our panel of Shrinks is discussing the psychology of school shootings, including the impact of active shooter trainings on mental health, gun control, and our culture’s changing response to this event. Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. the fact that kids are feeling like they have to be the ones responsible for...
Following the release of Howard Stern's autobiography, Howard Stern Comes Again, our panel is discussing the psychology of the radio superstar. Howard Stern's iconic career is marked by his personal transformation through therapy. Listen in to our panel of Shrinks discuss the psychology behind Howard Stern. Tune in below or anywhere you find podcasts. the depth of interviewing is something extraordinary. –  dr....
Keanu Reeves is a household name in Hollywood, but not for the typical reasons of the famous lifestyle. Ahead of the release of John Wick 3, our panel of Shrinks are discussing the psychology of the actor, his career, past trauma, resilience, and post-traumatic growth. Our panel of Shrinks is analyzing the psychological makeup of Keanu Reeves. Listen in below...
Avengers: Endgame is a metaphor for coping with major life changes and loss. We're only going to solve the world's problems if we find a way to put aside our own traumas and differences. Our panel of Shrinks is discussing the elements of failure, group dynamics, resiliency, grit, cultural uproar and dissatisfaction, and trauma. Listen in below or anywhere you...
Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and Jeff Bezos are some of the powerhouse names that come to mind when you think of this generations industry of Tech Titans. Are these individuals the modern-day Vanderbilts, Carnegies and Rockefellers? Our panel of Shrinks is discussing the psychology behind these individuals, and their path to success. Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. these...
With the rise of anti-vaxxers and flat-earthers, it's apparent that there is a current trend in our society to be anti-science. Our panel of Shrinks is discussing the idea of cognitive dissonance, the role of media, confirmation bias, and how social media has intensified the element of groupthink. Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. It's not arguable that science...
Game of Thrones is a world completely ruled by corrupt power. How do you make it by? Our panel of Shrinks unpack the psychological elements of GoT, such as psychopathy, attachment, trust and vulnerability. Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. if you think historically, love and self-actualization are not universal elements that have defined culture. – Jonathan Hetterly, LPC Watch...
Jordan Peele's latest thriller Us is rich with psychology. Our panel of Shrinks unpack the film's motifs, themes, and discuss: how do we rectify the things that we like and dislike about ourselves?  Listen in below or anywhere you find podcasts. we all have this dark side to who we are. – Dr. Emma Kate Wright Watch us on YouTube! Great news! We're on...
Editor's note: This podcast was recorded prior to the news of the Jussie Smollett charges being dropped. Is biased media impacting the way people receive and accept information? Today's podcast is discussing the psychology of liberal media bias. On the heels of the Jussie Smollett scandal as well as the Covington high school student, our panel of Shrinks is discussing how...

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