Not for the faint of heart or sensitive spirit, Dr. Gary Bell's Absurd Psychology is about helping our lives in the insane world we exist today. It is a sarcastic, smart and witty view of the lives we cope with, including straight answers, real information and new perspectives to bring LIFE back to our existence. Dr. Bell brings deep insight, common sense and weaves general knowledge of how the brain is operating under various circumstances. Dr. Bell challenges us all to OWN our lives. How do we become change in an ever changing world? If anything, you might sound smarter to your friends. Everyone is an armchair therapist, but now you will know enough to be dangerous. No whining or caterwauling allowed! This is a search for essence, passion and meaning as we exist surrounded by mediocrity, insecurity and insignificance. Take your medication and listen. You might learn something.
Autistic Spectrum Disorder: Life on the Spectrum
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that involves impairments in social interaction and communication, challenges with sensory processing, and repetitive behaviors.
Self-Sabotage: What have I done to myself?
Behavior is said to be self-sabotaging when it creates problems in daily life and interferes with long-standing goals.
Living with Rage
Irritation, frustration, anger, rage: these are all forms of anger. And they are feelings first.
Miracles: Do you Believe?
Belief in miracles is widespread. According to recent surveys 72% of people in the USA and 59% of people in the UK believe that miracles take place.
Stop Being Defensive and Grow Up
Defense mechanisms are rooted in Freud’s theory of personality.
Pornography use is a widespread means of dealing with one's sexual drives. More than 90 percent of young men report watching porn videos with some regularity, particularly in the United States.
I love your podcast, it's my go to first. I wish you would do more on healthy relationships and positive and negative people. I happen to love some negative people, and feel they get a very bad rap.
I have constant trouble loading these podcasts, and not sure why.
Waste of Time
Inaccurate, poorly researched, out of touch with modern psychological studies and developments in the field.
Just listened to serial marriage and incompatibility. I an a new listener to your show but now have to unsubscribe. You said one gets married to have children. Maybe in biblical tines but nowdays one gets married as a sign if commitment and to celebrate your live in front of family and friends. There is also certain inheritance protections amongst other things that marriage protects rathwr than just a long term commitment. Sorry that you feel this wY and so now I do not trust your opinion on anything else.