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:
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?
How Much Time Do You Have Left & What Will You Do with It?
Self-Care and Decision-Making: Knowing When to Take a Step Back
Are You Happy Being Miserable?
Therapeutic Ethics: A Sacred Bond of Trust
The Black Dot Experiment: How Does Our Perception Shape Our Reality?
Have You Run Out of Spoons? It’s Time to Replenish Your Energy Reserves
Do You Have FOMO?
Grief as a Hole in the Heart
Approval Seeking or Approval Sucking: Whose Opinion of You Matters Most?
The Ripple Effect of Kindness
Is There Such a Thing as Too Much Daydreaming?
Writing Your Heart Out: Re-scripting Your Life and Rewiring Your Brain
Sharing Hope: An Interview with Charles Minguez
Can Mental Health Conditions and Medications Be Blamed for Racist Comments?
The Roller Coaster Ride of Grief
A Filmmaker Finds Her Freedom: A Tale of Resilience
Do You Practice Savior Behavior?
Can You Unfriend a Person Without Demonizing Them?
Do You Long to Belong?
How to Handle Being Ghosted and Why It’s Not a Very Nice Thing to Do to Someone Else
Are You Ready to ‘Adult’?
How Do We Assure the Children?
When the Rug Gets Yanked Out from Beneath You: An Interview with Joel Metzger