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This is a podcast about people helping people. Bruce Perry, Gabor Mate, Janina Fisher and many other of the world’s leading master therapists, thought leaders and game-changers who specialize in PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma, complex trauma and related fields join Guy Macpherson, PhD at thetraumatherapistpodcast.com for inspiring interviews about what it takes and what it means to sit with those who've been impacted by trauma.

This is a podcast about people helping people. Bruce Perry, Gabor Mate, Janina Fisher and many other of the world’s leading master therapists, thought leaders and game-changers who specialize in PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma, complex trauma and related fields join Guy Macpherson, PhD at thetraumatherapistpodcast.com for inspiring interviews about what it takes and what it means to sit with those who've been impacted by trauma.
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This is a podcast about people helping people. Bruce Perry, Gabor Mate, Janina Fisher and many other of the world’s leading master therapists, thought leaders and game-changers who specialize in PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma, complex trauma and related fields join Guy Macpherson, PhD at thetraumatherapistpodcast.com for inspiring interviews about what it takes and what it means to sit with those who've been impacted by trauma.

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Episodes

Episode 395: Daniel Roberts, PhD. Spiritual Care For Female Veterans

9/13/2019
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Dr. Daniel Roberts who holds a doctorate of management in organizational leadership is an author and consultant who conducts world-class, women-centered education, research, and advocacy in spiritual leadership and spiritual support. Daniel has over 15 years of experience in providing emotional and spiritual support to men and women in the armed forces. He also provides training and mentorship to thousands of military chaplains through conferences, classroom instruction, and one-on-one...

Duration:00:42:02

Episode 394: The Author Series with Donald Altman. Reflect. Awaken To The Wisdom Of The Here And Now.

9/11/2019
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Donald Altman. Reflect. Awaken To The Wisdom Of The Here And Now. Welcome to The Trauma Therapist | Podcast, The Author Series. In this series I interview today’s top authors in the mental health field and we explore, and do a deep dive into the books that can expand and inspire your work and practice. Today my guest is Donald Altman. Donald is a psychotherapist, an award-winning author, and a former Buddhist monk. He was featured in The Mindfulness Movie and profiled in The Living...

Duration:00:43:50

Episode 393: Marshall Lyles, LMFT-S. Self-Awareness, Ambiguity, and Harry Potter.

9/9/2019
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When I think of The Trauma Therapist | Podcast and what it stands for, which is (I hope!) authenticity, presence, advocacy and trauma healing, there are a handful of past guests who come to mind. My guest today, Marshall Lyles, is one of those guests! Marshall Lyles, LPC-S, LMFT-S, RPT-S, who joined me first on episode 152 of the podcast, is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and has over 15 years of practice in family and play therapy. First, though, I’d like to take this time to introduce...

Duration:00:34:34

Episode 392: Shelby Leigh. I Am That Through Which This Is Passing

9/5/2019
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Shelby has 15 years professional experience supporting folks with trauma and a lifetime of healing the Complex PTSD that she carries, both ignited by a fascination for what truly grows embodied resilience, connection, and thriving. First off, a huge thank you to my sponsor: PESI Re-activate the trauma impacted brain with the help of these simple but effective trauma treatment worksheets. Presented by PESI, these take-home hand-outs give your clients structured tools that leverage the...

Duration:00:32:13

Episode 391: Jondi Whitis. Healing Veterans with Energy Psychology

9/2/2019
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Today I’m very excited to have Jondi Whitis on the podcast. Jondi is a NYC-based Trainer and Practitioner and holds certifications from the largest Energy Psychology associations. Jondi is passionate about helping veterans, and in this episode, another in our Military Series, Jondi talks about her work healing veterans. First though, a huge thank-you to my sponsor, CPTSDfoundation.org CPTSDfoundation.org provides live, daily, peer-led, interactive group calls, in a safe atmosphere for...

Duration:00:36:01

Episode 390: Mary Cortani. Operation Freedom Paws

8/29/2019
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Today, another episode in our Military Series. I’m very excited to be joined by Mary Cortani. Mary is a Vietnam-era veteran and a Certified Army Master of Canine Education. She’s been training dogs for more than 35 years, starting in the military where she prepared dogs for work in sentry and explosive detection. First off, a giant thank-you to my sponsors: Brighter Vision Web Solutions What’s the point of having a beautiful website if it doesn’t attract the clients you want to...

Duration:00:43:56

Episode 389: Mara Tesler Stein, Psy.D. Perinatal Trauma

8/26/2019
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One of the things that continually inspires about doing this podcast is not only the people I get to speak with, but the specializations they’re in and the work they’re doing. Enter, Mara Tesler Stein​, my guest today. Mara is a clinical psychologist in private practice, specializing in the emotional aspects of coping with crisis around pregnancy and parenting and perinatal trauma. First off, a giant thank-you to my sponsors for this episode: Praxis CET Praxis aspires to set a new...

Duration:00:40:31

Episode 388: Cynthia Price. Touch & Body-Oriented Therapy in Trauma Healing. A 2.0 Master Class

8/22/2019
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Today, I’m peeling back the curtain on my membership community, Trauma Therapist | 2.0, and letting you listen in on a 2.0 Master Class, which is something I haven’t done before. This Master Class is with Cynthia Price, a body therapy researcher. Cynthia studied massage therapy in 1981 and was in private practice for 20 years as a body psychotherapist before pursuing her doctorate to do research in the field. Now an Associate Research Professor at the University of Washington, her research...

Duration:00:48:29

Episode 387: The Trauma Treatment Toolbox. Jennifer Sweeton

8/19/2019
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Dr. Jennifer Sweeton is a licensed clinical psychologist, best-selling author, and internationally-recognized expert on anxiety and trauma, and the neuroscience of mental health. Trauma Treatment Toolbox: 165 Brain-Changing Tips, Tools & Handouts to Move Therapy Forward Jennifer completed her doctoral training at the Stanford University School of Medicine, the Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, and the National Center for PTSD. Additionally, she holds a master's degree in affective...

Duration:00:33:26

Episode 386: Dan Allender, PhD. Faith, Hope & Love In The Healing Of Trauma

8/15/2019
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Dr. Dan Allender has pioneered a unique and innovative approach to trauma and abuse therapy over the past 30 years. Central to Dr. Allender’s theory and approach are the categories of Faith, Hope and Love, and their converses betrayal, ambivalence, and powerlessness. Through identifying and engaging these categories in one’s personal narrative, healing and transformation can occur by bridging the story of the gospel and the stories of trauma and abuse that mark so many. First off, a giant...

Duration:00:40:26

Episode 385: Susanne Babbel. Heal The Body, Heal The Mind

8/12/2019
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Dr. Susanne Babbel is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and the author of the self-help book Heal the Body. Heal the Mind. A Somatic Approach to Moving Beyond Trauma and has been a contributing author on trauma for nearly a decade to the Psychology Today Online Blog. A giant thank-you to my sponsors: Praxis aspires to set a new standard in continuing education for mental health professionals. Based on the philosophy that mental health is a key feature of human well-being, Praxis...

Duration:00:36:44

Episode 384: Guy Macpherson, PhD. The Journey of Self-Trust

8/8/2019
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What am I doing? What’s my purpose? And how do I know I’m on the right track? Today I take you behind the scenes a bit and share a bit about my own journey here at the The Trauma Therapist | Podcast. First off, a huge thank-you to my sponsor for this episode, Brighter Vision Web Solutions What’s the point of having a beautiful website if it doesn’t attract the clients you want to see? Brighter Vision’s team of website designers will create you a website that is centered around attracting...

Duration:00:24:27

Episode 383: Laurel Parnell. Attachment-focused EMDR

8/5/2019
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Dr. Laurel Parnell is a clinical psychologist and director of the Parnell Institute for EMDR. One of the world’s leading experts on Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), she is the originator of the EMDR-related therapies Attachment-Focused EMDR and Resource Tapping. Laurel is the author of several books and videos on EMDR, including, Rewiring the Addicted Brain, Attachment-Focused EMDR: Healing Relational Trauma, A Therapist’s Guide to EMDR and Tapping In. Support this...

Duration:00:33:58

Episode 382: Adam Young. Finding Truth In Our Story

8/1/2019
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There are few things that inspire me more than the ability to cut to the core of an issue within the context of helping those who’ve been impacted by trauma. Meet my guest, Adam Young. Adam wastes no time in this interview cutting sharing his story and the passion which fuels the work he does with both couples and individuals. Adam is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the states of Colorado and Georgia and holds Master degrees in Social Work (Virginia Commonwealth University) and...

Duration:00:35:05

Episode 381: Kate Hudgins. Courage is Fear That Has Said Its Prayers.

7/29/2019
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I’m very excited to have Kate Hudgins, Ph.D., TEP, as my guest today. Kate is all about experiential therapy, and specifically psychodrama. Experiential therapy, as you’ll learn in this interview, involves a certain immediacy from the people involved. It demands courage from both the client and therapist, and it has an incredible power to heal. Kate is an inspirational leader and a stellar trainer known worldwide for her innovative model of safe and effective trauma treatment. First...

Duration:00:33:48

Episode 380: Carla Van Walsum, PhD. Holistic Interventions & Compassion in the Treatment of Trauma

7/25/2019
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For over 20 years, Carla Van Walsum has been internationally recognized in the areas of relationships, inherited family trauma, mindful parenting and emotional healing. Carla was trained in the Netherlands in Clinical Psychology, Holistic Therapies, and Energy Psychology, and owns HeartBased Solutions, a holistic practice for individuals, parents, and families. She has helped many clients create quantum progress through her unique combination of psychological, spiritual, and metaphysical...

Duration:00:38:46

Episode 379: Sarah Peyton. Trauma & Relational and Embodied Language

7/22/2019
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Today on the podcast, I'm very excited to have Sarah Peyton back. Sarah's joined me previously in episode 260, and she's been a contributor to the Master Class series in my membership community, Trauma Therapist | 2.0. This interview is a first with The Trauma Therapist | Podcast. In this interview, (the first of 3 in a series), Sarah leads us in an introduction to the 8 neurological circuits (eg, happiness, disgust, and seeking, to name just a few) that were initially introduced by the...

Duration:00:39:37

Episode 378: Experience, Strength & Hope. Adena Bank Lees

7/18/2019
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Today, I'm very excited to have back on the podcast, Adena Bank Lees. Adena is an internationally recognized authority on trauma related to childhood sexual abuse, in particular Covert Emotional Incest (CEI) and her mission is to bring CEI out of the shadows and shine light on the process of identifying and healing from it. In her book, Covert Emotional Incest: The Hidden Sexual Abuse, Adena details the complex nature of CEI, its damaging consequences, and the path to restoration of...

Duration:00:40:53

Episode 377: Authenticity & Trauma Therapist 2.0. Guy Macpherson, PhD.

7/15/2019
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I’m continually amazed at the incredible people I interview on this podcast. The people who dedicate their lives to helping those people who’ve been impacted by trauma are nothing short of incredible and inspiring. In this episode, I share one of the main themes that quickly showed up on this podcast when I first started it, and now, comes up almost every week--the importance (and the often overlooked quality) of authenticity. First though, a huge thank-you to my sponsors who help me keep...

Duration:00:22:23

Episode 376: Global Trauma. How To Change A Culture. Edward Tick, Ph.D.

7/11/2019
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I'm honored to have Edward Tick​ back on the podcast. Ed is an internationally recognized transformational healer, psychotherapist, writer and educator. He has worked internationally on the psychospiritual and cross-cultural healing of military and war trauma and on holistic and psycho-spiritual healing. A giant thank-you to my sponsor for this episode, Somatic Experiencing® Trauma Institute (SETI)​ Trauma may be a fact of life, but it doesn’t have to be a life sentence. Somatic...

Duration:00:43:03