The Broken Brain
Direct download: 2_Tips_for_Anxiety_Live_Mini.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:34pm MST

Conflict&Communication with Arianna Jeret
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Direct download: Sexual_Addiction_Podcast_PRINT_04.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:00am MST

Direct download: Be-Have_Confidence.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:57pm MST

Direct download: adam_capel_PTSD-ASMA_01-02.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:00am MST

Direct download: Rerun_Episode_Control_Addiction.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Radical Acceptance-DBT LIVE Mini
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:00am MST

Borderline Personality Disorder
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

10 Minutes on Suicide
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 3:00am MST

ADHD & Autism Back to School
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:30am MST

Miracle Question Mini
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:53pm MST

Poetry & Depression with Valeri Paxton-Steele
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

A Meta Mini
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Harm Reduction & Addiction
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Bonding with your Children and Parenting

Mike Fitch presents the monthly CEU credit for Aspire, a group of therapy professionals. He talks about obstacles and strategies for bonding effectively with children. Mike has over 15 years of clinical practice, and is a former supervisor and in-home family therapist for the Utah Department of Child Protection. He is also a frequent co-host on our very own podcast! 

Direct download: Aspire_Training_Mike.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:00pm MST

Build upon Strengths to improve your life

We meet as a Broken Brain Gang to discuss Strengths Based therapy, where the clinician helps the individual to use their strengths to compensate for weaker areas, presenting problems, and mental illness. 

Direct download: Use_your_Strong_Sauce.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 10:01am MST

Resistance to Healing or Treatment

A CEU training for the Aspire Group, by your very own host and psychotherapist Dwight Hurst! I discuss possible causes and context for resistance to treatment, how clinicians can help or hurt with that process, and ways for patients and therapists to overcome these obstacles. 

Direct download: Treatment_Resistance_by_Dwight.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:25am MST

Fear of Abandonement Article Review
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:23am MST

Superhero Psychology
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Short Story Contest: Amygdala
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 9:37am MST

Your Therapist is talking about You
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 5:54pm MST

Mini: Infant Baby Psychology
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:30am MST

Ask a Therapist 3
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

ADD/ADHD Aspire CEU Training with Dustin Jasmer
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

New Orleans Conference
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 3:00am MST

Technology in Counseling by Karson Kinikini

An Aspire CEU Training on the use of technology in counseling. Presented by Karson Kinikini, Licensed Professional Counselor. Karson is one of the organizers of Aspire, a network of professional counselors & therapists, the owner of K2 Counseling, and a really nice guy. Karson and I have worked together since 2003 (ish).

Direct download: Aspire_Training_Karson_Kinikini.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:43pm MST

How To Have A Healthy Divorce
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:57pm MST

Get a Job
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 10:31am MST

Occupational Therapy with Amanda Johnson
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 10:34am MST

Control Addiction with Steve Hauptman
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:00pm MST

Codependence and Us
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Resentment & Purpose in suffering
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 4:03pm MST

Ask a Therapist 2
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Revenge Porn is a real thing, it is the use of sensitive materials to blackmail, bully, humiliate, or otherwise continue a pattern of abuse. Arianna Jeret of YourTango and The Good Men Project has written a wonderful and personal article about her method of defense. She goes beyond th eobvious "just don't take those types of picturtes," to give us a great real-world approach to self defense against this insidious crime. Listen here and go read her article!

Direct download: Podcast_Mini_revenge_porn.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:32pm MST

Youth & Gangs with Sameera Fieldgrass
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 9:35am MST

Happiness & Fulfillment with Pete Rollins
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Ask a Therapist 1

Our new segment: Ask a Therapist. Get a therapist opinion. We discuss psychotropic medication, depression reactions, and the dynamic of therapy. 

Direct download: Listener_Qs.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 6:57pm MST

ADD Questions-from you!
Direct download: ADD_Questions.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 1:03pm MST

Surprises about Being a Therapist
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:16pm MST

Intake Reasons from the 1800s

Lee, Raney Mills and Dwight riff about a list of admission reasons fro inpatient psychiatric (read: ASYLUM) style treatment from the 1860s, and revel in the horribleness of it all. 

Direct download: Why_Did_You_Come_In_Here.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 4:00pm MST

Podcast Mini: Resolution Solution
Direct download: The_Resolution_Solution.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:43pm MST

Scrooged It
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Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:04pm MST

Delusions with Dr. Joel Gold

Rerun of my interview with Dr. Joel Gold, psychiatrist and author of "Suspicious Minds," a powerful and engaging look at Delusion and its role in mental health. 

Read Dr. Gold's book and follow him on Twitter @thinkvsshrink. 

Direct download: Delusions_with_Dr._Joel_Gold.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:06am MST

When You Don't Know What To Do
Direct download: Episode_I_Dont_Know_What_To_Do.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Podcast Mini 6: Stop Hurting Yourself
Direct download: Cutting_oneself.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:46pm MST

Suicide is Dangerous
Direct download: Suicide_is_Dangerous.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 10:13pm MST

Overcoming Obstacles
Direct download: Inspiration_for_Therapists.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Irrational Fear: more fun than Rational Fear
Direct download: Irrational_Fear_is_more_Fun_than_Rational.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 3:25pm MST

Mental Health Recovery with Craig Lewis

Craig Lewis is the author of Better Days Recovery and Punks in Recovery. He joins us to discuss his background, philosophy of treatment, and the elements of healthy recovery from mental health problems. Craig is an active member of the mental health community and the punk music scene in Boston, and an international speaker on Recovery. 

Direct download: Episode_Better_days.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 3:00am MST

Podcast Mini 5:Nutrition vs Addiction
Direct download: episode_with_Calli_Estes.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:00am MST

Our Sensory Episode
Direct download: Our_Sensory_Episode.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:02am MST

Get Confident, Stupid!

What is self-esteem, how to have it, and what to do to increase your confidence is our topic today. Raney Mills Keiley and Mike Fitch join, and oh yeah, I think Lee is here too. 

Direct download: Episode_Get_confident_Stupid.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:26pm MST

Evaluating Residential Treatment
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Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am MST

Eating Disorders with Elizabeth Carmen

Elizabeth Carmen, Clinical Social Worker and expert in treatment of Eating Disorders, was kind enough to join me to talk about this dangerous and prevalent disorder.  

Direct download: Podcast_Mini_Eating_Disorder_with_Elizabeth_Carmen.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 2:25pm MST

Is this Child Defiant?

We discuss clever parenting tricks, techniques, and philosophies useful with control motivated or defiant children. With Dwight, Mike Fitch, Lee Messersmith, and Kristi Kelly Rose.

Direct download: Is_It_Defiance_entire_episode.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 7:11am MST

Bonus Broken Brain
Direct download: _Review_of_Aug_PT_Complete_show_06_30_2014.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:10am MST

Don't Be a Tool of Social Media

Mike, Raney Mills, and Dwight discuss how to be healthy with Social Media.

Direct download: Episode_Dont_Be_a_Tool.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 12:57am MST

Healing the Hurt of Betrayal
Direct download: Episode_Healing_the_Hurt_of_Betrayal.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:16pm MST

Confronting without being Confrontational
Direct download: Episode_Clinical_Confrontaiton.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 5:00am MST

A Sad Start: Depression & Treatment
Direct download: Episode_A_Sad_Start-Depression.mp3
Category:Mental Health -- posted at: 11:34am MST