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S2 Ep. 21: Family Business - Part 1

12/6/2018
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In this episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins talk all things Black families. The show begins with a brief history lesson on the controversial 1965 "Moynihan Report", and continues with discussion about Black parenting, fear for the safety of Black children, and relationships between family members. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram :@TheBlackUnconscious Facebook : The Black (Un)Conscious Twitter...

Duration:00:51:32

S2 Ep. 20: Friends, How Many Of Us Have Them?

11/29/2018
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In this episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins continue the relationship series by discussing friendships. They discuss the different types of friendship and their utility, how we make new friends, and what happens when you outgrow a friend. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:56:43

S2 Ep. 19: What's Love Got to Do With It? - Part 3

11/22/2018
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This episode is the final installment of a 3-part series on love and intimate relationships. Raquel and Dr. Martin discuss the utility of love languages, hallmarks of toxic relationships, and how to terminate a relationship that's run its course. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:55:23

S2 Ep. 18: Diversity Panel: Not All Podcasters Are White

11/15/2018
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We'll be back with our relationship series next Thursday. But this week we decided to give you access to the panel that we participated in on diversity at the DC Podcast Festival - Not All Podcasters Are White. Tune in and let us know what you think. As always, thanks for listening! URL: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Audiobinger/Audiobinger_-_Singles_1838/Concrete_Jungle Comments: http://freemusicarchive.org/ Curator: Copyright: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives...

Duration:00:23:34

S2 Ep. 17: What's Love Got to Do With It? - Part 2

11/8/2018
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In this episode Dr. Hopkins and Ms. Martin discuss how early attachment styles lead to relationship preferences as an adult. They further discuss hallmarks of healthy relationships. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:01:06:30

S2 Ep. 16: What's Love Got To Do With It?

11/1/2018
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In this episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins talk about intimate partner relationships. They discuss what goes into choosing our mates, common mistakes made in relationships, and more. Tune in and leave your thoughts on the episode on our social media accounts! Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:43:39

S2 Ep. 15: What is Freedom? - Blackness Policed

10/25/2018
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In this season two premiere, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the concept of freedom and it's limited applicability to the Black experience, with regard to civil rights, self-expression, and overall psychological development. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:55:55

Ep. 14: Black Sitcoms and Insecure - Therapists' Review

10/1/2018
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In this episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins take a break from their typical heavy topic discussion, to shoot the breeze about black sitcoms and Issa Rae's Insecure. They rank their most beloved sitcoms and offer fresh perspectives on their favorite characters in Insecure. WARNING: This episode features spoilers through Season 3 Episode 6 of Insecure. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:49:29

Ep 13: Black Family Feud - Growing Pains of Liberation

9/21/2018
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In this Episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the stressors of intergenerational expectations on family relationships. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:01:01:13

Ep 12: Who Wears The Pants? - Gender Norms

9/13/2018
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In this Episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss gender roles and power dynamics, at the intersection of race. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:45:39

Ep 11: Don't "SHOULD" All Over Yourself - Anxiety 101

9/6/2018
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In this Episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the different aspects of anxiety including its impact on the body. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:59:38

Ep 10: Faith Without Works is DEAD - Spirituality and Mental Health

8/30/2018
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In this Episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the often tenuous relationship between the Black Church and mental health. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobingertween From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:54:29

Ep 9: Beware of the Culture Vultures - Cultural Appropriation

8/23/2018
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In this episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss cultural appropriation vs cultural appreciation and how it negatively impacts Black people Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:49:58

BONUS Episode: Ask Us Segment #1

8/22/2018
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In this special edition mini-episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins answer questions submitted by their listeners. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:25:00

Ep 8: Its Dope to Learn How to Cope - What is Therapy?

8/16/2018
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In this episode Raquel and Dr. Hopkins demystify the various types and the process of therapy. Among the topics discussed are four therapeutic modalities (individual, couples, family, group), and two schools of thought that guide the therapeutic process (psychodynamic theory and cognitive-behavioral theory). Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:01:02:26

Ep 7: Black Boy Growth, Black Girl Pain

8/9/2018
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In this episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the difficulties of building relationships when there are deep rooted problems embedded in the unconscious. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:37:40

Ep 6: Mental Health and Hip Hop

8/3/2018
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In this episode, Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the mental health disclosures made by prominent hip hop artists including Kanye West and Jay-Z, as well as other public figures. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:00:55:44

Ep 5: You Know You Black Right? - Black Identity Development

7/26/2018
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Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss William Cross' theory of Black identity development and its implications on mental health. This episode includes conversations about the intersection of race and gender, cultural homelessness, and biracial identity. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0 Please follow us on: Instagram Facebook Twitter

Duration:01:04:23

Ep 4: Oppression and Depression 101

7/19/2018
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Raquel and Dr. Hopkins provide an introductory synopsis of depression and how to manage it. They further address how racial and gender oppression can contribute to, and induce depressive symptoms. Music: Concrete Jungle by Audiobinger From: The Free Music Archive License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Duration:00:48:01

Ep 3: Token Blackness and the White Gaze

7/12/2018
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Raquel and Dr. Hopkins discuss the psychological burden of being one of few people of color, in predominantly White spaces.

Duration:01:16:53