Voices in the Family
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Thoughtful discussions led by family psychologist Dan Gottlieb, Ph.D., highlight issues and experiences that affect individuals and society with an emphasis on behavioral health and well being.
||CleanThe secrets of “super-agers”||Researchers at Massachussetts General Hospital and other institutions are gaining a better understanding of "super-agers" - people who retain their cognitive functioning as they age.||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Opioid Epidemic—from the headlines to hope||The news can sound dire. Opioid addiction is ruining families and taking lives at an ever increasing rate. In this roundtable discussion, Dr. Gottlieb brings together a clinician, researcher, family members and individuals in recovery to go beyond the...||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEnjoy Your Moment||It seems like everybody is singing the praises of mindfulness meditation these days - it's used as a way to decrease stress, increase focus, manage chronic pain or anxiety. "Breathe. Be in the moment" is the mantra. But,||12/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHectic Holidays||Thanksgiving has come and gone, and that launches us right into the holiday season madness. Shopping, decorating, cooking, traveling - why does this time of year feel so hectic? In their weekly conversation,||11/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanResponding to Trauma||We can’t protect ourselves from catastrophic events, but what we can do is understand how it may affect us both physically and emotionally. - In a partnership with University of Pennsylvania Law School’s Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law, Dr.||11/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCultivating joy in children||Kids tend to be overscheduled and stressed out these days, and a slew of new parenting articles and books talks about the importance of cultivating joy in children. - In their weekly conversation, WHYY's Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb disc...||11/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDo worry, be happy||Do you worry a lot? Always think about the worst case scenario? New research finds that that may actually be helpful. In their weekly conversation, WHYY's Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb - both expert worriers - discuss the findings.||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEnd-of-life letters||Some doctors and nurses who care for people at the end of life are encouraging their patients to write letters to their loved ones while they still have the energy to do so. - In their weekly conversation,||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Fight Loneliness||Health researchers are getting increasingly interested in the effects of loneliness on our bodies - studies have found that being lonely can increase inflammation, or weaken the immune system. - In their weekly conversation,||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTeens and stress||Teens are known for their one-word answers, and for being moody - but underneath their often grumpy exterior, many of them are very stressed out an anxious. - In their weekly conversation, WHYY's behavioral health reporter Maiken Scott and psychologis...||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Very informative and yet so sensitive to the topics discussed. Wonderful host with an amazing depth and attention to the topics. I just wish the archives were available for podcasting!
Dr. Dan Gottlieb is great...profound sense of caring, warmth, and wisdom. He shares stories from his practice, he provides a shining demonstration of how to make peace with ourselves, our families, and our partners.
insightful, spiritual and compassionate
Those three words best describe Dr Gottlieb and his Voices in the Family program. I used to listen religiously, but have moved out of the area. I thought I'd keep up through podcasts. I am disapointed how few are available.