Two therapists and a nurse talk about therapy and mental health on the only sanctioned inebriated therapy podcast. Imagine being a fly on the wall in the bar as we try to bring therapy down to a more human level while keeping it real.
Episode 14 - Trust and the Unregulated Labyrinth of Life Coaches
The ménage discusses trust, one of the more complicated topics that comes up in therapy, and the extreme case of using a polygraph in couples therapy. Then they discuss the labyrinth of life coaches and other unregulated helping professionals.
Episode 13 - Distraction for Anxiety and Depression
The ménage discusses distraction as a coping strategy for depression and anxiety during the pandemic.
Episode 12 - Don't Adopt Your Clients
The ménage discuss an article where a therapist adopted their client. Apologies for Mikey's audio and weed buzz.
Episode 11 - Let’s talk about therapy, let’s talk about you and me
The Therapy Untapped trio reflect on "Amy" and Mike's first couple therapy session from Episode 9, and share some behind-the-scene insights into what it is like doing couples therapy from a therapist's point of view.
Episode 10 - Munchausen by Internet
The Therapy Untapped trio discuss the third and most rare form of factitious disorder, "Munchausen by Internet." Several infamous case examples are discussed, including an 80's classic, and the ménage looks at Reddit's accountability forum /r/illnessfakers
Episode 9 - Couples Therapy
Mikey and "Amy" resolve their couple conflict in an initial couples therapy session. Things get aggressive and there is catfighting, and the ménage processes and lets it breathe.