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Christie Tate Is The Only One Who Healed Her Shame Through Group Therapy The Only One In The Room

    • Personal Journals

Imagine going to group therapy to address your shame and discovering that the therapist’s methods were a bit, say, unconventional.
Chicago-based writer and essayist, Christie Tate was upset when her therapist, Dr. Rosen, asked her to tell everyone in “Group” some of her most closely guarded secrets, like listing everything she’d had to eat that day or detailing a viscous, private message she’d left for him the night before.
But what would you do, if Dr. Rosen went a step further and asked you to call someone before and after you’d masturbated or instructed your boyfriend not to go down on you? Would you decide that he was crazy and leave group therapy behind? Or would you invite Dr. Rosen to your wedding and make sure you had a special dance, just you and him?
More From Christie Tate:
Visit: https://christietate.com
Grab the book: Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life
Finding Christie Tate:
Instagram: @ChristieOTate
Twitter: @ChristieOTate
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Imagine going to group therapy to address your shame and discovering that the therapist’s methods were a bit, say, unconventional.
Chicago-based writer and essayist, Christie Tate was upset when her therapist, Dr. Rosen, asked her to tell everyone in “Group” some of her most closely guarded secrets, like listing everything she’d had to eat that day or detailing a viscous, private message she’d left for him the night before.
But what would you do, if Dr. Rosen went a step further and asked you to call someone before and after you’d masturbated or instructed your boyfriend not to go down on you? Would you decide that he was crazy and leave group therapy behind? Or would you invite Dr. Rosen to your wedding and make sure you had a special dance, just you and him?
More From Christie Tate:
Visit: https://christietate.com
Grab the book: Group: How One Therapist and a Circle of Strangers Saved My Life
Finding Christie Tate:
Instagram: @ChristieOTate
Twitter: @ChristieOTate
Special thanks to our sponsors:
We love our new sponsor, ReadySlim!
Say Hello to a better, brighter you. And right now, for a limited time, you can save 25% on your first order of ReadySlim’s 28-day Detox tea kit, plus you get a FREE collapsible water bottle! GO to ReadySlim.Com/THEONLYONE and use the code: The Only One. That’s ReadySlim.Com/THEONLYONE and use the code: The Only One.
Best Fiends:
Join us and the millions of Americans who are already playing this game. Download Best Fiends for FREE on The Apple APP store or Google Play. That’s friends without the R, Best Fiends.
Voyage et Cie:
Voyage et Cie's curator Melanie Apple has cultivated a passion for notable moments using the sense of smell. Voyage et Cie is the ultimate luxury blend of travel, fragrance, and design. Each original fragrance is created by Melanie, 100% organic and natural which will transport you on a journey. Visit https://www.voyageetcie.com/ and enter the code: theonlyone to get your 10% off your purchase!
Be sure not to miss Scott Talks on Wednesdays, our Sunday release called Sunday Edition & our brand new series On My Nightstand releasing on Fridays by subscribing to the show wherever you listen to podcasts. 
Join our Only One In The Room Facebook Group if you'd like to ask a question of any of our upcoming guests for this series. 
Also visit the website www.theonlyonepod.com for the latest from our host Laura Cathcart Robbins like featured articles and more.
We love hearing from you in the comments on iTunes and while you're there don't forget to rate us, subscribe and share the show!
All of us at The Only One In The Room wish you safety and wellness during this challenging time.
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

55 min