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Ep. 118: From Grief to Growth

Show notes & links available here. In this episode, I’m speaking to Dr. Jennifer Levin, a marriage and family therapist who specializes in health crises or transitions, especially related to traumatic grief and loss. We discuss ways to support others, particularly children, and promote growth after trauma. Big Ideas Traumatic grief is an unexpected, sudden…


Ep. 112: Helping Teens Exposed to Trauma

In this episode, I’m talking with Dr. Ruth Gerson, a child and adolescent psychiatrist at NYU’s Langone Medical Center, about helping teens who have been exposed to trauma. Trauma is, by definition, when an experience feels so threatening to one’s safety and well-being that it overwhelms one’s ability to cope. Human beings, especially children, are…