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How to support cancer patients
When a friend, a neighbor or co-worker is dealing with cancer – most of us want to chime in – with messages of support, or em
Air Date: July 31, 2017
The Pain of it All
At some point or another we all confront some sort of pain. Pain is necessary. We need it to alert us that something is wrong, but when a
Air Date: July 24, 2017
Could magnesium help treat depression?
Millions of Americans suffer with depression – and traditional medications used to treat the illness are expensive, and can have a
Air Date: July 10, 2017
Sex and aging
Sex and aging remains an uncomfortable topic for many people. But, a new study finds that your sex life is impacted by how old you feel,
Air Date: June 12, 2017
How marijuana use affects school performance
Smoking marijuana impacts school performance – that’s what a large, long-term study finds. It was done by researchers at the Universi
Air Date: May 30, 2017
Is Rejection Better than Nothing?
Hearing the word NO is better than getting no answer. And even unkind comments are better for well-being than being ignored by other peop
Air Date: May 22, 2017
Moving on from Betrayal
Betrayal in romantic relationships hurts, but it can cause psychological trauma – with long-lasting consequences.
In their w
Air Date: May 8, 2017
Shakespeare on the Couch: Hamlet
Dr. Dan Gottlieb returns as therapist to the complex characters of Shakespeare’s plays. Hamlet is the most studied, most p
Can negative people learn to look on the bright side?
Most of us know somebody who is always negative – predicting worst-case scenarios, seeing only what wen
Air Date: May 1, 2017
Julia Arrives on Sesame Street
Sesame Street has welcomed a new resident – a Muppet named Julia who has autism. In their weekly conver
Air Date: April 17, 2017
Body image as we age
Are you avoiding looking at yourself in a mirror? No longer comfortable going to the pool – or maybe pl
Air Date: April 10, 2017
Why are kids today so anxious?
Anxiety disorders are rising in kids. In their weekly conversation, psychologist Dan Gottlieb and WHYY’
Air Date: March 20, 2017
Creativity: Life From the Inside Out
Dr. Dan Gottlieb explores the role of psychology in creativity through the lives of artists. He looks at Van Gogh’s struggle with menta
Air Date: March 17, 2017
Should we talk about our health problems?
People share LOTS of very personal health information online these days – with virtual strangers –
Air Date: March 13, 2017
Who cares for the caregivers?
Millions of Americans care for a sick or elderly loved one at home – and without their unpaid contribut
Air Date: February 13, 2017
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