Dr. Janina Scarlet & Dustin McGinnis discuss the ways clinical psychology and pop culture can help destigmatize mental health disorders, build community, and provide tools to become our own superheroes. www.superhero-therapy.com / Dr. Scarlet: @shadowquill / Dustin McGinnis: @thevaliantgeek
ST Podcast Ep. 61: Cobra Kai
ST Podcast Ep. 61: Cobra Kai On this episode, Dr. Janina Scarlet and Host Dustin McGinnis explore the wisdom and beauty found in Karate Kid spin-of series, Cobra Kai. They discuss the heartwarming feeling of nostalgia, the power of a teacher’s influence, and how redemption is possible for anyone and can provide a path to... Read more »
ST Podcast Ep. 60: The Mandalorian
ST Podcast Ep. 60: The Mandalorian Join Dr. Janina Scarlet and Host Dustin McGinnis as they discuss the first ever live-action Star Wars series: The Mandalorian. On this episode the talk about the power of objects, symbols and creeds, the psychology of cute, and how the the great Mandalorian and Jedi purges mirror the horrors... Read more »
ST Podcast Ep. 59: The End of Supernatural
ST Podcast Ep. 59: The End of Supernatural After 15 seasons and 327 episodes, Supernatural is coming to an end. Over the years the fan base has grown into the millions and have a become a family, the SPNFamily. Join Dr. Janina Scarlet and host Dustin McGinnis for their first live podcast recorded from The... Read more »
ST Podcast Ep. 58: ParaNorman
ST Podcast Ep. 58: ParaNorman On this hauntingly special episode, Dr. Scarlet and Dustin discuss the charmingly endearing movie, ParaNorman. This movie tackles psychological themes in such a beautiful way. Although we’re living in a time full of fear and uncertainty, our fears don’t have to define us or change who we are. Although we... Read more »
ST Podcast Ep. 57: Monk
ST Podcast Ep. 57: Monk On this episode Dr. Janina Scarlet and Dustin McGinnis talk about the charmingly entertaining TV series: Monk. They discuss complex trauma, exposure therapy, bullying, and the power of love.
ST Podcast Ep. 56: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
ST Podcast Ep. 56: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Join Dr. Scarlet and Dustin as they discuss the wonderfully charming Netflix Re-make of the animation classic, She-Ra. They discuss diversity, representation, body positivity, and how grief can motivate heroes as well as villains.
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This pocast presents interesting analysis of our favorite Movies, T.V. shows, Comics, Video Games and so much more. The hosts are wonderful. I highly recommend this podcast.
Best of both worlds
As a therapist and a huge comic book/superhero fan, this podcast is the best of both worlds for me. They do an incredible job off breaking down the psychology and motivation of characters. I’m so glad I’ve found this podcast!
I found exactly what I’ve wanted! Combining Therapy and Comics. I’m so excited I started this podcast. Please keep them coming.