An interview with personal trainer Beth Erlichman about having both a mother and a daughter with mental illness. Beth describes growing up with a mentally ill mother like living in a storm. At 16 she found a boarding school in another country as a way to get out and take care of herself. She grew […]
An Interview with psychotherapist Jean Fain about Self-compassion for chronic dieters.
Neil McKenty talks with Safe Space about his experience with celibacy as a Jesuit Priest. Neil says that priests in training were not talked to or helped in coping with the demands of celibacy. Ultimately he was unable to remain celibate, left the priesthood and has been married for the past 27 years, a decision […]
An interview with psychotherapist Dr. Jeanne Safer about her experience struggling with her own wounds that did not heal in therapy.
An interview with Richard Schwartz, developer of Internal Family Systems Therapy, about his decision to get divorced and the process of healing that followed.
An interview with documentary filmmaker Roger Amory about his inability to quit smoking.
An interview with actor Sinead Rushe about performance anxiety and feelings of failure. Sinead describes how deeply her confidence in her own creative instincts was shaken when a play that she had written got a bad review and almost nobody came. She talks about how difficult it was to go out each night to a […]
An interview with medical assistant and doula Martha Tole about bad mother anxiety and childbirth.
An anonymous interview with MC about the many ways she can blame herself for difficulties in parenting.