15 episodes

This is what is missing from the public education system. Normalizing awkward, uncomfortable and taboo discussions about mental health, emotional health, sex ed, LGBTQ+, BLM and more!

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The Normalizers Monica Gupta Mehta

    • Education
    • 4.8 • 19 Ratings

This is what is missing from the public education system. Normalizing awkward, uncomfortable and taboo discussions about mental health, emotional health, sex ed, LGBTQ+, BLM and more!

Follow @monicatheteacher on TikTok

    Pressure to Succeed

    Pressure to Succeed

    Join Ash and I as we explore the pressure to succeed. In this episode we discuss Ash's personal pursuit of admission to a top tier college, reasons behind their intense academic pressure, common cognitive distortions, and the necessity of untying one's self worth from outside "success" factors.

    • 37 min
    Nonbinary Lesbian

    Nonbinary Lesbian

    Join Ash and I as we explore Ash's identity as a nonbinary lesbian. In this episode we discuss Ash's personal exploration of gender identity, what it means to be nonbinary, and the controversy over who may or may not be included in the lesbian sexuality label.

    • 45 min
    Black History Month

    Black History Month

    Join Ash and I as we discuss Black History Month, from the perspective of an ally who would like to raise awareness. In this episode we discuss how important it is to seek out Black voices and learn Black history all year long, as well as a discussion of the intersectional needs of Black queer women. We hope to amplify the conversation being led by Black creators on Tik Tok and other social media platforms.

    • 31 min
    Body Image and Dysphoria

    Body Image and Dysphoria

    Join Ash and I as we discuss two topics related to "body" - body image and dysphoria. In this episode we discuss both of our experiences with eating disorders, Ash's personal exploration of gender expression and identity, advice from a gender clinic, and diet culture.

    • 40 min
    Desi Discord Q&A

    Desi Discord Q&A

    Join special guest Desmond Fambrini and I as we answer our Normalizer's questions from the Discord server!! In this episode we discuss education, LGBTQ+ issues, mental health, neurodivergence, and more.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    DC Capitol Riots

    DC Capitol Riots

    Join Ash and I as we discuss the alarming events that happened this past week in America's capitol, Washington, D.C. In this episode we discuss the riots, the police response in comparison to the Black Lives Matter movement protests, and ways to manage heightened anxiety around the transfor of Presidential power.

    • 21 min

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