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Mr. Feels: A Mental Health Podcast

Health & Wellness Podcasts


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United States

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English

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Episodes

#15: Healing Our Wounds With Music (Mike Mains)

5/7/2019
Tyler May and Laura Benson talk with Mike Mains about his journey through depression and mental illness towards becoming a professional musician. He was completely honest and open with us about his deepest wounds and how through music and counseling he has been able to heal, showing other strugglers his scars that tell the story, “You are not alone.” We also talked about his songwriting process which incorporates heartache and battles with mental illness into his newly released album When We...

Duration:00:59:52

#14: Our Stories and Bipolar (Tyler & Laura)

4/1/2019
We’re back with Season 2 of Mr. Feels! Tyler May and Laura Benson share their personal stories of brokenness, severe depression, bipolar disorder, the journey towards healing and wellness. We also talk about how our perspectives on mental health have changed and evolved throughout the years. Support the show and mental health charities on Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler:...

Duration:01:42:29

Season 2: What is Mr. Feels?

4/1/2019
Begin here if you’re new to Mr. Feels! Tyler May and Laura Benson kickoff Season 2 by explaining what the Mr. Feels podcast is all about and what Season 2 will look like! Support the show and mental health charities on Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/ https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia Find more resources and listen to other episodes at...

Duration:00:05:58

#13: Nostalgia, Grief, and Songwriting (Tyson Motsenbocker)

7/31/2018
We talk with singer-songwriter Tyson Motsenbocker about the roles that nostalgia and grief have played in his life. Tyson talks about walking to San Francisco from San Diego after his mother’s passing and how her life is threaded throughout his story and music. We discuss songwriting and how people tend to mirror vulnerability and honesty when someone offers it. All around this episode addresses the different ways we frame things in our minds and how we can come to terms with loss and...

Duration:01:02:40

#12: From Being in a Band to Being a Parent (Nate Henry)

7/8/2018
We talk with Nate Henry of the band Sherwood and the Don't Feed The Trolls podcast about all the mental hurdles that come from being a frontman in a band to becoming a parent. We talked about how our decisions in our 20s can sometimes carry over to later years of life and the different pitfalls of public success. We delve deep into the aspects of true vulnerability and the dangers of creating a facade. Nate Henry: https://twitter.com/NateHenrysays Don't Feed The Trolls Podcast:...

Duration:01:06:48

#11: Comedy And Mental Health (Sad Boyz)

5/30/2018
We talk to Jordan Cope and Jarvis Johnson of the Sad Boyz podcast about comedy and mental health. We discuss everything from using comedy as a coping mechanism to analyzing work from stand up comedians like Bo Burnham who talk about mental health. SadBoyz: https://sadboyzpod.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/sad-boyz/id1296625412 Jarvis: https://twitter.com/jarvis Jarvis YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/jarvisjohnson Jordan: https://twitter.com/JordanAdika Mental Health & YouTube...

Duration:01:41:40

#10: Mental Reset (Taylor Behnke)

4/7/2018
We talked to YouTube Creator, Taylor Behnke about what it’s like to have to return home after a downward depressive spiral in order to reset mentally. Taylor has such a unique perspective, which led to a very insightful conversation with many different layers to it. In addition to focusing on returning home and doing a hard reset mentally, we touched on several topics with Taylor such as family, death, grief, home, resetting, creating online video, activism, political campaigning, being a...

Duration:01:05:05

#9: OCD and Mental Struggles (Daniel Davidson)

3/1/2018
We talk to Daniel Davidson about anxiety, intrusive thoughts, and OCD. Mental illness often affects all aspects of life, but OCD is especially controlling in how it affects the mind. We explore the differences between obsessions and compulsions and answer questions like, "If I am not my own thoughts, then who am I?" Blog post on the episode: https://mrfeelspodcast.com/blog/2018/3/1/ocd illapparel.org Daniel Davidson: https://twitter.com/DanzD_23 Support the show and mental health...

Duration:01:00:32

#8: Being A Creative With Depression (Jon Paz)

1/16/2018
We talk to audio engineer & producer, Jon Paz, about working in a creative field while having to deal with the affects of depression. We explore the negative aspects of imposter syndrome and our problematic sources of identity. Jon talks about his experiences in creative industries while dealing with depression, suicidal thoughts, and the death of his father. Jon Paz: https://twitter.com/jonpaz & jonpaz.com Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter:...

Duration:01:04:43

#7: Depression and Isolation (Cassandra Byers)

12/5/2017
We interview our friend Cassandra, a makeup artist in LA, about depression, isolation, and the grieving process after the loss of a loved one. Grief manifests itself in many ways and it was good getting to talk about how Cass and those around her handled the grieving process. We put together a few resources on grief for you over on the blog! Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura:...

Duration:00:57:49

#6: Anxiety and Relationships (Sienna Mooney)

10/21/2017
We interview Sienna from the Make New Friends podcast and talk about the ways depression and anxiety affect our relationships. Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/ https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/ Feel free to email us:...

Duration:01:08:22

#5: Creativity, Community, and Depression (Stellar Dutcher)

10/4/2017
This week we interviewed Laura's friend and collaborator Stellar. Stellar's depression gave her unique opportunities in her communities and her creative outlets. We were fortunate to hear her perspective on mental health issues. Stellar: https://www.facebook.com/stellarsings Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/...

Duration:01:03:21

#4: Balancing Depression and Career (Nathan Barnett)

9/4/2017
This week we interview former sportscaster Nathan Barnett. We talked about the difficulties of balancing depression and career. Nathan gives us a unique look at what it is like in a high stress job in the public eye. Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/ https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia Find more resources and...

Duration:01:08:59

#3: ADHD (How To ADHD)

8/21/2017
This week we had Jessica and Edward, the creators of the YouTube channel HowtoADHD. We talked about all things concerning the ADHD brain and also delved into a good conversation about depression. The raw HowtoADHD video mentioned: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHd48MbyBzY ADHD and Relationships: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbyN8REIhMk Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura:...

Duration:01:17:51

#2: Anxiety (Kyle Marshall)

8/14/2017
Tyler May and Laura Benson talk about anxiety with Kyle Marshall. Here are the links to Kyle's YouTube and podcasts: https://www.youtube.com/user/Maddog53 https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/assumptions/id1214773679?mt=2 https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/whatever-this-is/id532925138?mt=2 Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler:...

Duration:01:01:09

#1: Bipolar Disorder (Tyler & Laura)

8/7/2017
Tyler May and Laura Benson talk about bipolar disorder and their personal experiences with it. Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/ https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/ Feel free to email us: mrfeelspodcast@gmail.com Music by Driftless...

Duration:01:03:09

#0: Mr. Feels Podcast

8/3/2017
Tyler May and Laura Benson introduce the Mr. Feels podcast and tell you what you can expect from this mental health podcast going forward. Support the show and mental health charities on our Patreon! Mr. Feels Twitter: https://twitter.com/MrFeelsPodcast Laura: https://www.instagram.com/laurabensonmusic/ Tyler: https://www.instagram.com/tylermaymedia/ https://twitter.com/TylerMayMedia Find more resources and listen to other episodes at https://mrfeelspodcast.com/ Feel free to email us:...

Duration:00:03:56