About Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW
Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW is a journalist and interviewer, licensed social worker, interfaith minister, radio host and best-selling author. www.opti-mystical.com
Articles by Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW:
There Is No Playbook for a Pandemic
Is Self-Quarantining an Act of Love or Fear?
We’re All in This Together: Facing the Coronavirus Crisis
How Our Beliefs Change as We Age
Slowing Down: When You Need Time to Focus on Your Own Health
Measure Twice, Cut Once: How Making Mistakes Can Help Us Learn and Grow
Hope as a Source of Healing
How Conflict Can Be Constructive
A Deeper Dive: How Vulnerable Can a Therapist Be?
Ways for Extroverts to Learn How to Chill
Listening with the Ears of the Heart
What Did You Think It Would Be Like to Be a Parent?
If Fear Can Be Learned, Can It Be Unlearned?
FOMO or JOMO? Turn the Fear of Missing Out into the Joy of Missing Out
Body Positivity: The Lizzo Effect
Learn Ways to Communicate Without Yelling
Is Your Past Too Heavy to Haul Around?
When Is It Okay to Lie About Death?
The Marilyn Monroe Effect: The Nonverbal Communication of Confidence
When We Label Ourselves, Do We Limit Ourselves?
Turn Off the Procrastination Station
How Long-Term Friendships Enrich Our Lives
What Happens When You Still Feel Like a Teenager When You Are an Adult?
Are We Born with an Expiration Date?
Born This Way: Sexual Orientation or Preference?
‘At Least You Don’t Have…’ How to Be Supportive of Someone with Chronic Illness
Automatic Negative Thoughts: Got ANTS on the Brain?
Addiction Recovery: Distinguishing ‘Who I Am’ Versus ‘What I Do’
Free Mom Hugs: How a Mother’s Love for Her Son Turned into a Revolution
Do You Want A Values-Based Relationship?
Are You a Natural Born Communicator or Is It Something You Grow Into?
Does Anxiety Cause PTSD or Does PTSD Cause Anxiety?
The Ice Cream Inquiry: Scooping Up Life and Savoring Sweetness
When Is It the Better Part of Valor to Keep Your Mouth Shut?
Intention, Action and Accountability to Accomplish Your Goals
A New Look at Grief Beyond Elisabeth Kubler-Ross’s Five Stages
How Therapists Can Become Seat-of-the-Pants Counselors
You’re Not ‘Fine’: Acknowledge Your Full Range of Emotions
How Cleaning Clutter Could Clear Your Mind
When a Therapist and Journalist Comes Clean About Her Self-Doubt
Preparing to Live or Die: Coping with Loss During the Holidays
How the President’s Communication Style Is Like That of an Abusive Parent
Are Holiday Traditions Sacrosanct or Can They Be Changed?
Seeing the Divine in the Everyday: Befriending God
The Link Between OCD and GOD: How Religion Impacts Symptomology
Can Opening to Your Own Creative Gifts Make You a Happier Human Being?
Reforming How We Look at Our Past Could Brighten the Present
Walking the Tightrope of Anger
Trigger Warning: Retraumatization in the Wake of Kavanaugh Allegations
How Do You Know if You Are a Good Person?