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Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Susan Lager

April 7th, 2014
In our monthly series, clinicians share slices from both their professional and personal lives. They reveal everything from what they love about being a therapist to how they cope with stress to their insights for leading a meaningful life. This month we’re pleased to interview Susan ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Carmen Cool

Carmen CoolIn our monthly interview series we feature a different clinician who gives readers a sneak peek into their professional and personal lives. They reveal everything from the trials and triumphs of conducting therapy to their best insight for leading a meaningful life. They also share ...

The Spirit of the Heart: Stories of Family, Hope, Loss & Healing

BOOK REVIEW.
You never forget your first patient who dies. When I entered medical school, I knew death would be part of my education, that not every patient could be saved. I was in my third year of medical school and had recently come back from talking with a patient, assessing him for a possible surgery, when the ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Fran Walfish

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Fran WalfishEvery month we get a peek into the personal and professional lives of prominent therapists. They reveal everything from the trials and triumphs of conducting therapy to the path they took to get there. They also share ...

Eaten by the Tiger: Surrendering to an Empowered Life

BOOK REVIEW.
In a mere instant, Emile Allen’s life as a highly successful surgeon is destroyed. Electrocuted in an operating room accident, Allen is left with a litany of maladies, both physical and psychological: traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, seizures, debilitating migraine headaches, and physical disabilities including chronic pain and loss of fine motor control vital ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Amy Tatsumi

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Amy TatsumiIn our monthly interview series we ask clinicians to do something they rarely do at work: talk about themselves. We ask them to reveal everything from the trials and triumphs of conducting therapy to how they personally ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Bobbi Emel

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Bobbi Emel Our monthly interview series delves into the professional and personal lives of clinicians. Therapists reveal everything from the challenges and rewards of working with clients to how they cope with stress to their advice for leading a ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Aaron Karmin

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Aaron KarminIn our monthly interview series, clinicians from all over the country share snippets from their professional and personal lives. They give us a glimpse into everything from what it’s like to work with clients to how they ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Rachel Fintzy

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychotherapist Rachel FintzyIn our monthly series therapists give readers a sneak peek into their personal and professional lives. They reveal everything from what they love about being a therapist to what’s surprised them most about their work. They also ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions With Psychologist Ellen Toronto

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions With Psychologist Ellen TorontoIn our monthly series, clinicians give us a rare glimpse into their lives. They reveal the surprises, challenges and rewards of being a therapist. They also share personal tidbits, including if they’d choose the same path ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Jennifer Kromberg

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Jennifer KrombergEvery month we chat with a different clinician about everything from what it’s like to see clients to how they cope with stress. Practitioners give us a glimpse into both their professional and personal lives. Plus, they share ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Nathan Feiles

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Nathan FeilesIn our monthly series, we give readers a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the professional and personal lives of psychotherapists. They share the triumphs, trials and surprises of seeing clients. They reveal what they’d like others to know about therapy ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Linda Hatch

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Linda HatchOur monthly series delves into the personal and professional lives of clinicians from all over the U.S. Therapists reveal everything from the trials and triumphs of conducting therapy to their career path and coping strategies. This month ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychoanalyst Gerti Schoen

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychoanalyst Gerti SchoenIn this monthly series, we turn the tables, and interview clinicians all about their professional and personal lives. They answer questions on everything from the challenges of being a therapist to the rewards. They also share their ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Suzanne Phillips

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Suzanne PhillipsIn our monthly series, “Clinicians on the Couch,” therapists reveal the trials, triumphs and behind the scenes of being a therapist. They also share their stress-reducing tools and advice for leading a fulfilling life, among other fascinating tidbits. This ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions With Therapist Carla Naumburg

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions With Therapist Carla NaumburgOur “Clinicians on the Couch” series gives readers a rare glimpse into the professional and personal lives of therapists. They reveal everything from what it's like to conduct therapy to how they cope with stress. This month ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Elisha Goldstein

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Elisha GoldsteinIn our monthly series clinicians are the ones who take the couch to give readers a glimpse into their lives. They reveal everything from the professional -- such as their biggest hurdle when conducting therapy -- to the personal ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Marla Deibler

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Marla Deibler Ever wonder what clinicians really think about their work? How they navigate stressors? And the resources they recommend? In our monthly interview series, clinicians share slices from their professional and personal lives. They reveal the challenges and ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Ashley Eder

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Ashley EderIn our monthly series, mental health practitioners give us a peek into their professional and personal lives. They share everything from the surprises and challenges of conducting therapy to the biggest barriers for their clients. They also reveal ...

The Inner Life of the Counselor

BOOK REVIEW.
Most counselors, psychologists, and therapists have bookshelves filled with ways to help their clients: volumes on dealing with certain disorders, using certain therapeutic techniques, or improving cultural competence. For the helping professionals among us, continuing our education in these areas is necessary if we want to ensure effectiveness. Yet rarely do we find a book ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Christina Hibbert

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist Christina HibbertIn our monthly series, clinicians share the behind-the-scenes of their work and life. They talk about what it’s like to conduct therapy -- the surprises, trials and triumphs -- and how they personally cope with stress. They also ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Joyce Marter

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Therapist Joyce MarterEvery month we feature a different clinician, who gives us a snippet into their work and life. They reveal everything from what they love about being a therapist to the biggest challenge for both their clients and ...

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist John Duffy

Clinicians on the Couch: 10 Questions with Psychologist John DuffyIn this regular series, we interview a different clinician every month about everything from the trials and triumphs of being a therapist to the biggest myth about therapy to the roadblocks clients face in session. This month we ...