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Jan. 26, 2022

5. Romantic Feelings in Therapy

We answer a listener's question about how to manage romantic feelings towards their psychiatrist/therapist. We discuss the possible functions and the benefits of resolving an erotic transference. Please let us know if you hav...

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Jan. 12, 2022

4. Boundaries and _The Shrink Next Door_

This episode is all about boundaries in a therapeutic relationship. We discuss the hit podcast and Apple TV show The Shrink Next Door. We cover the Goldwater Rule, disclosures, dual relationships, boundary crossings and bound...

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Dec. 22, 2021

3. Review of _Hidden Valley Road_ by Robert Kolker

By request, we review the national bestseller and Oprah's Book Club pick Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker. The book details the lives of an American family with 12 children, 6 of whom...

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Dec. 8, 2021

2. Breaking Up with Your Psychiatrist; Electroconvulsive Therapy

We answer a listener's question about how to break up with your psychiatrist or psychotherapist. In the second half of the episode we discuss the history and current use of electroconvulsive therapy. Submit your questions for...

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Dec. 1, 2021

1. TV and Movie Psychiatrists; Pregnancy and Psychiatric Medication

We answer a listener’s question about pop culture representations of psychiatrists. We talk about the 3 main categories of TV and movie psychiatrists and give examples of some of our favorites. In the second half of the show ...

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Nov. 21, 2021


Call the Psychiatrists , a podcast where psychiatrists answer your questions, is now available! Please follow or subscribe so you don't miss the next episode. Send in your questions and feedback by voicemail or email right he...

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