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Being human is hard work. Let Psych With Mike be your users manual to make it a little easier. Psych With Mike started as a radio show in 2017 and has now evolved into a podcast. The show explores topical events from a psychological perspective and gives insightful, practical and expert information. Psych With Mike is presented by two individuals with more than 60 years of clinical experience between them.

Being human is hard work. Let Psych With Mike be your users manual to make it a little easier. Psych With Mike started as a radio show in 2017 and has now evolved into a podcast. The show explores topical events from a psychological perspective and gives insightful, practical and expert information. Psych With Mike is presented by two individuals with more than 60 years of clinical experience between them.

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Being human is hard work. Let Psych With Mike be your users manual to make it a little easier. Psych With Mike started as a radio show in 2017 and has now evolved into a podcast. The show explores topical events from a psychological perspective and gives insightful, practical and expert information. Psych With Mike is presented by two individuals with more than 60 years of clinical experience between them.

Language:

English


Episodes

Positive Aspects of Video Games

2/26/2021
That's right. There has been a significant amount of research that actually concludes that there are indeed measurable positive benefits to playing video games. This has become so accepted that there are now e-sport leagues on most University campuses that fall under the NCAA. https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/freedom-learn/201502/cognitive-benefits-playing-video-games

Duration:00:34:26

Borderline Personality Disorder

2/19/2021
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is one of the diagnoses in psychology that has become mythical. Contrary to what is promoted by the media and armchair psychologists BPD is fairly rare and is absolutely treatable. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/borderline-personality-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20370237

Duration:00:37:29

What is Giftedness

2/12/2021
You've been told that your child is gifted. Should you be happy? What does it even mean? Here is the information you need to know. https://www.nagc.org/resources-publications/resources/what-giftedness#:~:text=Students%20with%20gifts%20and%20talents,learn%20and%20realize%20their%20potential.

Duration:00:37:02

Transactional Analysis

2/5/2021
Transactional Analysis is a very helpful theory in psychology for evaluation and improving communication. https://www.goodtherapy.org/learn-about-therapy/types/transactional-analysis

Duration:00:35:39

The Power of Touch

1/29/2021
Touching and being touched has both physiological and psychological benefits. https://psychcentral.com/lib/the-power-of-touch#1

Duration:00:32:39

The Psychology of an Insurrection

1/22/2021
We were all shocked by the images of what happened on 6 Jan 2021. How could something like this happen? Today Brett and I explore the psychology of an insurrection.

Duration:00:36:30

Psychological Flexibility

1/15/2021
We could all use a little psychological flexibility right now!

Duration:00:30:49

Special Edition: Insurrection

1/9/2021
Brett and I discuss the future following the storming of the Capitol Building on 6 Jan 2021.

Duration:00:24:40

Coronavirus Treatments and Vaccines with Dr. Randy Tobler

1/8/2021
The title says it all. Please share with a friend or family member.

Duration:00:40:33

Resolutions

1/1/2021
Most of us make resolutions at the turn of the year. We might even feel like we are obligated to do so. Few of these resolutions really stick, though. In today's show, we discuss ways to help you keep your resolutions this year!

Duration:00:38:06

Hope

12/25/2020
Most of us may be feeling pretty down right now. With the pandemic and political division, it is hard to feel optimistic about much. But with 2021 coming soon and a new administration change is coming no matter if we want it or not. What the world could use right about now is some HOPE!

Duration:00:20:59

The Pandemics Impact on Children

12/18/2020
Often we can overlook the impact that events are having on our children. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/12/201208193405.htm

Duration:00:31:13

Food Issues During the Pandemic

12/11/2020
Food issues during the pandemic can go underappreciated. https://health.usnews.com/health-news/blogs/eat-run/articles/how-to-help-someone-who-is-struggling-with-an-eating-disorder-right-now

Duration:00:32:27

Relationships in Crisis: The Division of Political Affiliation

12/4/2020
Many people are feeling their relationships strained or even broken over partisan divides. https://www.usnews.com/news/top-news/articles/2020-11-02/you-are-no-longer-my-mother-a-divided-america-will-struggle-to-heal-after-trump-era

Duration:00:31:41

Obscure Theories in Psychology

11/27/2020
These are a handful of obscure theories in psychology that even Brett and I were not completely versed in. https://buffer.com/resources/3-psychological-theories-communication-insight/

Duration:00:33:57

Positive Psychology

11/20/2020
It is cliche to say: "Just think positive" but there is an entire branch of psychology dedicated to the idea. https://positivepsychology.com/what-is-positive-psychology-definition/

Duration:00:32:25

What is the Difference Between Anxiety and Depression

11/13/2020
Anxiety and depression are commonly experienced and diagnosed psychological disorders, but what makes them different from each other? https://www.verywellmind.com/am-i-anxious-4045683

Duration:00:35:05

Prosocial Behavior vs Altruism

11/6/2020
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Duration:00:33:09

Existential Psychology

10/30/2020
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Duration:00:37:53

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

10/23/2020
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Duration:00:36:43