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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 402: Robyn Gobbel, LCSW. I Haven’t Met A True Self I Haven’t Fallen In Love With

10/14/2019
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Today I'm very excited to have as my guest Robyn Gobbel, LCSW, RPT-S. When you listen to this episode you'll hear Robyn's passion for supporting therapists in their journey to cultivate presence and authenticity, and all within the context of working with trauma. And yes, this topic gets me very excited! Robyn has over 15 years of practice in family and play therapy, specializing in complex trauma, attachment, and adoption. First, a huge thank you to my sponsors: CPTSD Foundation CPTSD...

Duration:00:36:49

Episode 401: Loch Kelly. Open-Hearted Awareness

10/7/2019
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Loch Kelly, M.Div., LCSW is an author, a licensed psychotherapist and recognized leader in the field of meditation. He is the founder of the non-profit, Open-Hearted Awareness Institute, and has worked in community mental health, established homeless shelters and counseled family members of 9/11. First, I want to take this time to introduce and thank an exciting new sponsor to the podcast, Skillshare. Skillshare is an online learning community with thousands of amazing classes covering...

Duration:00:32:36

Episode 400: Damon Wood, PhD. Healing Inside A Prison

9/30/2019
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Dr. Damon Wood is back on the podcast. Damon was my guest on episode 370 of The Trauma Therapist | Podcast in which we talked about safety within the prison setting. Today, though, we’re talking about what it means to work within the prison setting. What’s involved, what’s it like working with this particular population? What are the specific challenges, and also, what are the upsides and the rewards of doing this type of challenging and demanding work? First, a huge thank you to my...

Duration:00:40:16

Episode 399: Juditta Ben-David. Mindfulness For Arabic Refugees & Displaced People

9/26/2019
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This is what it’s about--passion, heart and helping others. And today, my guest exudes all of those elements. First, a huge thank you to my sponsors: CPTSD Foundation CPTSD Foundation provides live, daily, peer-led, interactive group calls, in a safe atmosphere for survivors of complex trauma, equipping them with skills and information they can use every single day in their healing journey. Receive 50% off the first month when you join at: http://bit.ly/2MEbBqc PESI Re-activate the...

Duration:00:41:06

Episode 398: The Author Series with Timothy Gordon, MSW. The ACT Approach.

9/23/2019
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Welcome back to The Trauma Therapist | Podcast, The Author Series. In this new series, I join with the leading publishers in the mental health field and interview today’s top authors to explore, and do a deep dive, into the books that can expand and inspire your work and practice. Today I’m joined by Timothy Gordon, MSW. Tim is a social worker and peer-reviewed ACT trainer (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, said aloud as ‘act’), who specializes in treating attachment and trauma related...

Duration:00:40:59

Episode 397: Courtney Armstrong. Attachment Styles & Complex Trauma

9/19/2019
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Today on the podcast, I am excited to have Courtney Armstrong, MEd. LPC! Courtney is a licensed professional counselor and Nationally Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy who specializes in grief and trauma recovery. First, a huge thank you to my sponsors: CPTSD Foundation CPTSD Foundation provides live, daily, peer-led, interactive group calls, in a safe atmosphere for survivors of complex trauma, equipping them with skills and information they can use every single day in...

Duration:00:39:59

Episode 396: E. C. Hurley, Ph.D. EMDR, Veterans & A Calling To Heal

9/16/2019
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Today I’m very excited to have as my guest, E. C. Hurley, Ph.D., a retired Colonel in the U.S. Army, E. C. is an approved trainer for the EMDR Recent-Traumatic Events and Group-Traumatic events protocol used with enlisted personnel in the U.S. Army in 1966. First though, 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. These take-home handouts give your clients structured tools that...

Duration:00:33:03

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