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Join Josué Cardona as he talks about how Geek Culture is saving the world. Can geeky, nerdy, and techy things help heal the world? Absolutely.

Join Josué Cardona as he talks about how Geek Culture is saving the world. Can geeky, nerdy, and techy things help heal the world? Absolutely.
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Join Josué Cardona as he talks about how Geek Culture is saving the world. Can geeky, nerdy, and techy things help heal the world? Absolutely.

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@GeekTherapy

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Episodes

Doctor Who and the Princesses of Power

10/14/2018
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#160: Let’s talk about badass female heroes! We react to the Doctor Who premiered, the newest trailer for She-Ra, and more as well as why these new heroes matter so much. Join us on November 3rd in raising money for sick and injured kids. – geektherapy.com/extralife Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. […]

Duration:00:57:04

Over the Garden Wall

10/7/2018
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#159: Tis the season to watch the wonderful Over the Garden Wall! Lauren leads the discussion this week as we cover the show, the unknown, death, rock facts, and more. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. — Find us at www.GeekTherapy.com | @GeekTherapy | Lara: @GeekTherapist | Lauren: @CHICKENDINOSAUR | Ali: @AliMattu | Josué: @JosueACardona Become a member of […]

Duration:00:46:20

Bert and Ernie in Crisis

9/30/2018
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#158: This week we discuss the new DC Comics event Heroes in Crisis and the comments by writer Mark Saltzman about how he wrote the characters of Bert and Ernie when he worked on Sesame Street. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Heroes in Crisis – http://bit.ly/2P5vB1O Are Bert & Ernie a […]

Duration:00:54:19

Finding a “Good” Therapist

9/23/2018
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#157: Finding a good therapist is hard but a recent episode of Netflix’s Atypical nailed the experience. We talk about what a “good” therapist is, how to find one, our own experiences, and other media examples of therapy. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Atypical on Netflix – http://bit.ly/2zpzBEJ Extra Life: Team Rare […]

Duration:00:52:31

Hero-Induced Trauma

9/16/2018
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#156: Superheroes are often portrayed as being so powerful that they can knock a villain unconscious with a few punches. But should they? What effects does beating up and hurting bad guys have on them? And how does the brutality carried out by our favorite heroes compare to the brutality we see from our real-life heroes […]

Duration:00:58:08

Back to School

9/9/2018
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#155: This episode was inspired by a listener who asked for back to school tips. We share some tips and stories about our school experiences as both students and teachers. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Extra Life: Team Rare Candy – geektherapy.com/extralife 00:00:00 – Intro / Community Catch-Up 00:02:34 – […]

Duration:00:59:43

eSports Matter

9/2/2018
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#154: In light of the tragic shooting at a gaming tournament in Jacksonville, we celebrate eSports and how important video game competitions and events are to the gaming community. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Three dead, including suspect, in shooting at Madden tournament in Florida (Polygon) – http://bit.ly/2wD7wYS Anxiety Gaming – […]

Duration:00:56:06

Crazy Rich Open Doors

8/26/2018
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#153: Sometimes a big win for diversity turns into an excuse that leads to less diversity in media. We look at examples of this, inspired by Crazy Rich Asians, the first big-budget American Hollywood film with a mostly Asian cast in 25 years. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Goblin Lore […]

Duration:01:00:45

Queer Content for Kids

8/19/2018
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#152: As a follow-up to last week’s discussion about Batwoman, we discuss Queer characters and themes in children and family programming. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Heroes ACE blog – http://bit.ly/2BzkRqa Parole Board Games blog – http://bit.ly/2BlVfNf Jedi Counsel interview w/ Patrick O’Connor – http://bit.ly/2Br3esf Rebecca Sugar on LGBTQ visibility – http://bit.ly/2MZrjI0 00:00:00 – […]

Duration:00:47:55

Batwoman Rises

8/12/2018
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#151: Batwoman is making her live-action debut in a few months and we are very happy with the casting of a Queer actress playing a Queer superhero. Stick around for Media Matters and Geek Therapy segments. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Ruby Rose on Jimmy Fallon – http://bit.ly/2B3WS1M Break Free – http://bit.ly/2B7ccL9 […]

Duration:00:53:58

One Fifty

8/5/2018
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#150: It’s our 150th episode!!! This week we talk about how sometimes it doesn’t pay to do good. Also, Josué wants a nickname for members of the community. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Why people love to hate on do-gooders, especially at work – http://bit.ly/2LVBK2T Positive and Negative podcast – http://bit.ly/2netFrf 00:00:00 – Intro […]

Duration:00:56:47

SDCC Recap + Girl Toys For Boys

7/29/2018
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#149: We share some of our favorite moments from San Diego Comic-Con, where Josué bought the 13th Doctor’s sonic screwdriver and realized he’d never bought a “girl toy” before. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. 00:00:00 – Intro / SDCC Recap 00:20:35 – Forum ad 00:21:08 – Girl Toys for Boys 00:51:39 […]

Duration:00:59:18

GT @ SDCC 2018

7/22/2018
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#148: The GT Radio team was at San Diego Comic-Con this year and we recorded from our hotel room. Featuring special guest Nina Taylor Kester! Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. *Get Geek Therapy merchandise at geektherapy.com/store. (Affiliate Disclosure) Notes: Superhero Therapy Podcast – http://bit.ly/2vh8fh1 Cartoon Art Museum – http://bit.ly/2uYeN3E Prism Comics – http://bit.ly/2uWbJVR Nina on Twitter […]

Duration:01:03:08

Geek Therapy Research

7/15/2018
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#147: We get asked a lot about whether or not we can back up “Geek Therapy” with research and that question is difficult to answer. We talk about psychology and mental health research, including new revelations about the Stanford Prison Experiment, and whether it’s possible to research Geek Therapy. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on […]

Duration:01:00:07

Separation / Reunification

7/8/2018
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#146: We discuss fictional stories about separation and reunification that might help us all better understand current events. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. 00:00:00 – Intro/ Separation and Reunification Stories 00:22:37 – Forum ad 00:23:11 – More Separation and Reunification Stories 00:47:28 – Geek Therapy 00:53:32 – Wrap-Up — Find us at www.GeekTherapy.com | @GeekTherapy | […]

Duration:00:55:41

Serious Topics In Your Comic Books

7/1/2018
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#145: The Vertigo Comics imprint relaunch features stories addressing serious and important topics in creative ways. We’re also seeing important topics addressed in superhero stories. What important topic showed up in a show or book you didn’t expect? Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. Notes: Video Games Saved My Life – vgsml.geektherapy.com […]

Duration:00:38:51

Happy Pride!

6/24/2018
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#144: We celebrate Pride Month by taking a look at Queer representation in some of our favorite media. Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. — Find us at www.GeekTherapy.com | @GeekTherapy | Lara: @GeekTherapist | Lauren: @CHICKENDINOSAUR | Ali: @AliMattu | Josué: @JosueACardona Become a member of Geek Therapy on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/geektherapy Ask us anything through the Question Queue and […]

Duration:00:52:22

Growing Our Community

6/17/2018
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#143: This week we talk about how important it is for Geek Therapy to continue to grow by adding more voices to our network of podcasts and blogs. We invite all our listeners to reach out to us with ideas for their own content or general ideas on how to grow the community. Questions? Comments? […]

Duration:00:58:40

E3 Hype!!!

6/10/2018
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#142: E3 is upon us! Hop on the HYPE TRAIN! Josué loves E3 so the team talks about a few things they’re excited about, favorite E3 memories, and representation at the event. Plus, we take a look at what’s going on in the GT Forum and share our Geek Therapy for the week. Questions? Comments? […]

Duration:00:59:15

Can media matter despite its creators?

6/3/2018
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#141: Can the work of Roseanne, Bill Cosby, and others still have a positive impact? Questions? Comments? Discuss this episode on the GT Forum. — Find us at www.GeekTherapy.com | @GeekTherapy | Lara: @GeekTherapist | Lauren: @CHICKENDINOSAUR | Ali: @AliMattu | Josué: @JosueACardona Become a member of Geek Therapy on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/geektherapy Ask us anything through the Question Queue and we’ll answer on […]

Duration:00:55:51