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Use the science of the mind and relationships to update your understanding of yourself and those you love – candid conversations with 2 Austin therapists and their guest experts.

Use the science of the mind and relationships to update your understanding of yourself and those you love – candid conversations with 2 Austin therapists and their guest experts.
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Use the science of the mind and relationships to update your understanding of yourself and those you love – candid conversations with 2 Austin therapists and their guest experts.

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English


Episodes

TU110: Story Follows State - Investigating Polyvagal Theory with Guest Deb Dana

12/4/2019
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In this episode of Therapist Uncensored, co-host Sue Marriott explores the intersection of Polyvagal Theory, neuroscience, and attachment with Deb Dana. We will investigate how the mind creates stories from information relayed by the nervous system, and how we can rewrite the script to move toward security. The post TU110: Story Follows State – Investigating Polyvagal Theory with Guest Deb Dana appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:56:41

TU109: THIS is Resilience in Action With Guest Alphanso Appleton

11/22/2019
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One man's story from unthinkable trauma to healing and recovery using non-Western approaches. Alphanso Appleton's story of civil war, Ebola and tragic loss will bring trauma are relience in sharp focus. You will be moved by his story. The post TU109: THIS is Resilience in Action With Guest Alphanso Appleton appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:34:46

Judgement and Self-Criticism Unchecked - a Great Interpersonal Defense

11/15/2019
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Judgement says more about the judg-er than the judg-ee. It's not Judgement - Bad. It's Judgement-Interesting. Everybody judges and in truth, we unconsciously evaluate good/bad all the time - both positively and negatively. It's our brains appraisal system. However unchecked it's also a very handy interpersonal defense. Today we explore one aspect of insecure functioning, unchecked judgement and harsh self-criticism. The post TU108: Judgment of Others & Self-Criticism Explored as a Defense...

Duration:00:21:02

What is Somatic Experiencing With Guest Abi Blakeslee

10/30/2019
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Trauma is not a life sentence anymore! Somatic Experiencing, like Pat Ogden's Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, is a powerful model to transform pain and uses your body to help restore you to freedom and ease. Abi Blakeslee and Sue Marriott take you right into it and as always, check out our show notes for TONS of further resources! The post TU107: What is Somatic Experiencing With Guest Abi Blakeslee appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:01:00:26

The Solution to the Problem of Evidence-Based Treatment with psychoanalyst Nancy McWilliams

10/17/2019
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Learn what actually works in therapy. It’s hard to verbalize the problem with “evidenced-based” models of care, but renown psychoanalyst and psychologist Nancy McWilliams does just that. She further describes what happens in quality depth-oriented therapies such as psychoanalytically-informed attachment oriented therapy, and integrates the neurobiological aspect that Freud started that has now been confirmed.… The post TU 106 What Actually Heals in Therapy with Psychoanalyst Nancy...

Duration:00:45:06

TU105 Narcissism What is Going on Under the Defense with Sue Marriott and Ann Kelley

10/3/2019
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Get under the hood of what narcissism truly is, what causes it and what the defense and personality structure is all about. With compassion this phenomena is explored, focusing this time on the diagnosis itself. Later we will discuss Malignant Narcissism and what to do if you were raised in this environment or are partnered with a narcissist. The post TU105: Narcissism, What is Going On Under the Defense w Sue Marriott & Ann Kelley appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:44:38

Attachment Science & the Single World With Becki Mendivil (Replay)

9/25/2019
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Candid and hilarious conversation about how the relational sciences translates to work and parenting, by a listener ready to challenge the premise. Afraid of interacting with your co-workers? All the single listeners, (think Beyonce!) heads up. Learn to use attachment science day to day and delve more deeply into the avoidant end of the spectrum. Fun episode! The post TU104: Attachment Science & the Single World With Guest Becki Mendivil (Replay) appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:54:51

TU103: Curiosity: One of the Most Powerful Tools For Connection (Replay)

8/15/2019
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Have you ever just sat back and observed a small child as they learn something new? There is this profound sense of awe and wonder with each new discovery they make. Kids are naturally curious. As adults, we tend to take what we know about the world for granted. But, through the eyes of a child, the world is an exciting mystery just waiting to be discovered! What if we told you that it is possible to experience that childlike curiosity in your day-to-day life, starting right now? What if we...

Duration:00:40:43

TU102: Finding Neurological Safety through Relationships, with Guest Bonnie Badenoch (Replay)

8/1/2019
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Explore the myth of self-regulation, the natural neurobiology of co-regulation and it's capacity to engage safety and heal trauma. Learn about using interpersonal neurobiology (IPNB) and Polyvagal Theory to establish safety and security in therapy and in relationships. The post TU102: Finding Neurological Safety through Relationships, with Guest Bonnie Badenoch (Replay) appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:50:47

TU101: Treating Attachment Disruptions in Adults With David Elliott (Replay)

7/14/2019
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Learn the 3 pillars of attachment security and how to heal from the inside-out. We cover quite a lot in this podcast, especially about treatment, but if that still isn’t enough, these show notes are PACKED with PDF’s of great material offered by Dr. Elliott! Below you will find 4 full PDF handouts about the salient ideas of their synthesis of treatment for adults with attachment disruptions. The post TU101: Treating Attachment Disruptions in Adults With David Elliott (Replay) appeared...

Duration:00:49:01

TU100: Reflections and Favorites From 100 Episodes

7/8/2019
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For our 100th episode, tune in for a review of favorite audience episodes and back stories about the evolution of Therapist Uncensored with co-hosts Ann Kelley and Sue Marriott. This is a show hosted by 2 therapists who share the most usable science on attachment relationships psychotherapy and trauma. It combines both host lead conversations and interviews with top experts in the the respective fields - neuroscience, therapists, academic researchers, musicians and pop-culture celebrities...

Duration:00:53:51

Food, The Body, Trauma, & Attachment With Guests Paula Scatoloni & Rachel Lewis-Marlow

6/27/2019
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What if we flipped the script and learned to see our body as a messenger that needs to be heard rather than an obstacle to be conquered when it comes to our relationship with food? When we take physiological perspective, we learn that the body has much to say not only about food but also emotional regulation and our basic human needs for attachment and defense. The post TU99: Food, The Body, Trauma, & Attachment With Guests Paula Scatoloni & Rachel Lewis-Marlow appeared first on Therapist...

Duration:01:01:18

TU98: Dive Deeper into a Model of Attachment Science (the DMM) by Ann Kelley & Sue Marriott

6/13/2019
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Dive deeper into this new (to us) model of interpreting attachment science and discover how to apply it in your daily life. Sue Marriott LCSW, CGP and Ann Kelley PhD have fun breaking down the last two episodes where Dr. Patricia Crittenden so generously shared her strategies of adaptation model, called the Dynamic Maturational Model (DMM). Focus is on personal and clinical importance in this last of a 3-part series on the DMM. The post TU98: Diving Deeper Into the DMM of Attachment Science...

Duration:00:26:55

TU97: The Dynamic Maturational Model (DMM) of Attachment With Guest Patricia Crittenden (Part 2)

5/29/2019
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A unique perspective in the treatment and assessment of attachment injuries, the DMM is explained in detail right here! Dr. Patricia Crittenden shares her model, the Dynamic Maturational Model of Attachment and Adaptation, and uses her rich international background to deepen our understanding of culture and context on self-survival strategies. The post TU97: The Dynamic Maturational Model (DMM) of Attachment With Guest Dr. Patricia Crittenden (Part 2) appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:56:27

TU96: Treating Attachment & Self-Protective Strategies With Guest Patricia Crittenden (Part 1)

5/15/2019
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Discover a new voice and unique perspective in the treatment and assessment of attachment injuries. Dr. Patricia Crittenden shares her model, the Dynamic Maturational Model of Attachment and Adaptation, and uses her rich international background to deepen our understanding of culture and context on self-survival strategies. The post TU96: Treating Attachment & Self-Protective Strategies With Guest Dr. Patricia Crittenden (Part 1) appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:41:34

Oxytocin & Dogs (& Pets in General) as Attachment Figures

5/1/2019
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Want a totally free, no-hangover naturally produced cuddle-drug? Oxytocin provides a boost of the best bonding drug possible and is the natural love drug our bodies make at key relational moments such as child-birth, nursing, orgasm and falling in love. In this episode we discuss how to create this moral molecule without even needing complicated human relationships by connecting mutually to our companion pets. What's not to love about that? The post TU95: Oxytocin, Dogs & Pet’s in General...

Duration:00:33:19

TU94: The Science of Self-Regulation – Breaking down Polyvagal Theory

4/17/2019
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The science of relaxing into love....this episode continues the exploration of Polyvagal Theory by bringing it to life through discussion and real-life examples. Sue Marriott and Ann Kelley continue to break down one of the most important theories of our generation when it comes to trauma and psychological treatment. The post TU94: The Science of Self-Regulation – Breaking down Polyvagal Theory appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:00:30:42

TU93: Polyvagal Theory in Action – The Practice of Body Regulation With Dr Stephen Porges

4/9/2019
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We are excited to bring you Dr. Stephen Porges, the award-winning neuroscientist who proposed the Polyvagal Theory. This theory uses neuroscience and physiopsychology to explain mechanisms in the brain that create symptoms we call psychological disturbances. PVT has stimulated research & treatment emphasizing the importance of biology, the body, and behavioral regulation. It's not just for our brains, it's for our hearts! The post TU93: Polyvagal Theory in Action – The Practice of Body...

Duration:00:59:32

TU92: Understanding Addiction and Attachment-Informed Treatment With Guests Brad Kennedy & Vanessa Kennedy

3/14/2019
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Learn 3 distinct features that make one vulnerable to addiction and understand the varied dynamics through the lens of attachment with guests Brad Kennedy and Dr. Vanessa Kennedy. By getting curious about our behaviors and understanding why we do what we do, we can begin shifting our narrative from one of shame to one of compassion. The post TU92: Understanding Addiction and Attachment-Informed Treatment With Guests Brad Kennedy & Vanessa Kennedy appeared first on Therapist Uncensored.

Duration:01:14:47

TU91: Curiosity – One of the Most Powerful Tools For Connection

2/28/2019
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Have you ever just sat back and observed a small child as they learn something new? There is this profound sense of awe and wonder with each new discovery they make. Kids are naturally curious. As adults, we tend to take what we know about the world for granted. But, through the eyes of a child, the world is an exciting mystery just waiting to be discovered! What if we told you that it is possible to experience that childlike curiosity in your day-to-day life, starting right now? What if we...

Duration:00:39:17