15 episodes

Three Licensed Mental Health professionals talking about pop culture and how it relates to psychology and mental health.

Therapy for Nerds Cassidy Russell

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Three Licensed Mental Health professionals talking about pop culture and how it relates to psychology and mental health.

    Gaming Disorder

    Gaming Disorder

    Video Game Addiction has been a heated debate within the mental health field for decades now. This week the hosts of Therapy for Nerds talk about their thoughts and concerns regarding the possibility of video game addiction becoming a diagnosis in the DSMIV.The article we discussed:https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.15411Listen us on Apple Podcast:https://apple.co/3bW20pwWe are also on Spotify:https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6ACheck out our website!Therapyfornerds.comFollow us on social media:Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerdsInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Check out our individual social media accounts:Cassidy RussellWebsite: Cassidyrusselllmft.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmftInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/Abbey RonquilloWebsite: Tri-counseling.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/Katie BusseWebsite: katiebussetherapy.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapyInstagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdvFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapyMusic licensed from http://www.purple-planet.com

    • 21 min
    Therapist Thoughts: The Princess Diarist

    Therapist Thoughts: The Princess Diarist

    This week we talk about out thoughts on the book 'The Princess Diarist,' by Carrie Fisher. How the Star Wars franchise impacted her life and our lives as well. Check out the book! https://www.amazon.com/Princess-Diarist-Carrie-Fisher/dp/0399173595 Listen us on Apple Podcast: https://apple.co/3bW20pw We are also on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6A Check out our website! Therapyfornerds.com Follow us on social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerds Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Check out our individual social media accounts: Cassidy Russell Website: Cassidyrusselllmft.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmft Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/ Abbey Ronquillo Website: Tri-counseling.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/ Katie Busse Website: katiebussetherapy.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapy Instagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapy

    • 27 min
    Therapist Thoughts: WandaVision Guest Starring Debi Frankle LMFT & Ernesto Segismundo LMFT

    Therapist Thoughts: WandaVision Guest Starring Debi Frankle LMFT & Ernesto Segismundo LMFT

    We have been glued to Disney+ the past couple of months watching WandaVision, so of course we wanted to talk about it. This week we are joined by two therapists, grief specialist Debi Frankle LMFT and fellow MCU fan Ernesto Segismundo LMFT.Debi Frankle LMFT:CalabasasCounseling.comPrivatePracticeGrief.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/Calabasas-Counseling-and-Grief-Recovery-Center-171893682862575/Ernesto Segismundo LMFT:https://www.fylmit.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/FYLMITListen us on Apple Podcast:https://apple.co/3bW20pwWe are also on Spotify:https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6ACheck out our website!Therapyfornerds.comFollow us on social media:Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerdsInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Check out our individual social media accounts:Cassidy RussellWebsite: Cassidyrusselllmft.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmftInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/Abbey RonquilloWebsite: Tri-counseling.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/Katie BusseWebsite: katiebussetherapy.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapyInstagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdvFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapy

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Kids Perspective

    Kids Perspective

    We have talked about the possible positives of playing video games in previous recordings, but this week we talk about what kids have to say on the matter. It can be eye opening to hear from kids the pros and cons of playing games. Link to the website we talked about: https://annehelen.substack.com/p/gaming-in-kids-own-words Listen us on Apple Podcast: https://apple.co/3bW20pw We are also on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6A Check out our website! Therapyfornerds.com Follow us on social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerds Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Check out our individual social media accounts: Cassidy Russell Website: Cassidyrusselllmft.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmft Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/ Abbey Ronquillo Website: Tri-counseling.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/ Katie Busse Website: katiebussetherapy.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapy Instagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapy

    • 26 min
    Pros and Cons of Fantasizing

    Pros and Cons of Fantasizing

    This week we talk about the positives and negatives of fantasizing. During this time fantasizing about what we look forward too can be a great coping skill. Link to the article: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/16/style/go-ahead-fantasize.html Listen us on Apple Podcast: https://apple.co/3bW20pw We are also on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6A Check out our website! Therapyfornerds.com Follow us on social media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerds Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/ Check out our individual social media accounts: Cassidy Russell Website: Cassidyrusselllmft.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmft Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/ Abbey Ronquillo Website: Tri-counseling.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/ Katie Busse Website: katiebussetherapy.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapy Instagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdv Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapy

    • 28 min
    Animal Crossing and Mental Health Featuring Krista Parker

    Animal Crossing and Mental Health Featuring Krista Parker

    This week we are joined by Krista Parker an AMFT we have all the the pleasure of working with in the past. We look back on the impact Animal Crossing New Horizons has had on mental health and the changes the franchise has gone through. In the full podcast episode we even hint at some other games we might decide to cover in the future. Check out the podcast links below. Let us know what games have impacted you.Listen us on Apple Podcast:https://apple.co/3bW20pwWe are also on Spotify:https://open.spotify.com/show/1MTijlG9KQm9aQpO9McS0x?si=mYQ6Ak30S22CpiOIXx0D6ACheck out our website!Therapyfornerds.comFollow us on social media:Twitter: https://twitter.com/therapyfornerdsInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/licensedtherapyfornerds/Check out our individual social media accounts:Cassidy RussellWebsite: Cassidyrusselllmft.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/CassidyLmftInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/cassidyrusselllmft/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cassidy-Russell-LMFT-107290121182126/Abbey RonquilloWebsite: Tri-counseling.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/tri_counseling/Katie BusseWebsite: katiebussetherapy.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/KatieBTherapyInstagram: https://instagram.com/katiebussetherapy?igshid=fe8pr37itfdvFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/katiebussetherapyKrista ParkerWebsite: https://www.calabasascounseling.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/therapybykrista/?hl=en

    • 29 min

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