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Mental Illness Happy Hour

Paul Gilmartin

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Mental Illness Happy Hour

Mental Illness Happy Hour

Paul Gilmartin

743
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4.5K
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"A perversely safe place in which he and his guests talk about their fears, addictions and traumatic childhoods." - NY Times"Normalizes what so many others feel but have been too fearful or ashamed to express...remarkable" - Psychology Today"A vital, compassionate gem that fills a desperate and under-addressed need in our society." - Esquire"Gilmartin makes a conscious effort to explore stories that aren’t black and white" - Slate Magazine"Praised by listeners all over the world" - Atlantic Monthlywww.mentalpod.com mentalpod@gmail.com

Latest Episodes

#505 Poker-Pro-Turned-Therapist Ben Fineman

ETherapist-in-training Ben Fineman reflects on his past life as a professional poker player and discusses the mistakes we all make in relationships. He also dives into the topic of his own podcast: How to recognize and handle Bad Therapy. More About Ben www.verybadtherapy.com www.benfinemancounseling.com Registered Associate Marriage & Family Therapist #119754Supervised by Curt Widhalm, LMFT #47333 Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/menta...

88 min6 d ago
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#505 Poker-Pro-Turned-Therapist Ben Fineman

#504 Jameela Jamil

EActor (The Good Place) and activist Jameela Jamil @JameelaJamil chats with Paul about society's influence on self-image, the pitfalls of cancel culture, and what it's like to live with a virtually invisible chronic illness. Check out Jameela's podcast iWeigh Follow her on IG & Twitter @JameelaJamil Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com Other Links Mentioned WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor(with occasional rewards)for as little as $1/monthatwww.Patreon.com/mentalpod Become a one-time or monthly donorvia Paypal orZelle(make payment to mentalpod@gmail.com) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services --------------------------------------------------- See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

77 min1 w ago
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#504 Jameela Jamil

#503 Dr Jill Stoddard

EPsychologist and writer Dr. Jill Stoddard talks about different types of anxiety, how to recognize and unpack your triggers, and how mindfulness is key when it comes to working through difficult moments. More about Dr. Stoddard: https://www.jillstoddard.com/ https://www.facebook.com/jillstoddardphd/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/jillstoddardphd/ https://www.instagram.com/jillastoddard/ https://twitter.com/jill_stoddard Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com Other Links Mentioned WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.me...

93 min2 w ago
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#503 Dr Jill Stoddard

#502 Surviving Music & Drugs - Charlie Springer

EPaul's long-time friend, Charlie Springer, talks about giving up the seminary to move to San Fran in the Summer Of Love, beginning a career working with music greats while battling his alcoholism and drug addiction. Some great hippie stories :) Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor(with occasional rewards)for as little as $1/monthatwww.Patreon.com/mentalpod Become a one-time or monthly donorvia Paypal orZelle(make payment to mentalpod@gmail.com) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services --------------------------------------------------- See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

93 min3 w ago
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#502 Surviving Music & Drugs - Charlie Springer

#501 Dr Menije Boduryan

EClinical psychologist and immigrant Menije Boduryan talks with Paul about perfectionism, imposter syndrome, and generational trauma in the Armenian community. More About Dr. Boduryan website: https://www.embracingyoutherapy.com IG: www.instagram.com/dr.menije Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxBmKFKCb1bOGcc4fMbdu6g?view_as=subscriber Subscription:https://mailchi.mp/embracingyoutherapy/worrier-to-warrior Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Face...

86 minAUG 21
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#501 Dr Menije Boduryan

#500 Dealing w/Male Culture - Jordan Reid Returns

EAuthor and actor Jordan Reid shares her perspective on marriage, emotional labor, raising feminist boys, and what being in a relationship can mean for modern-day women. More About Jordan Website: http://www.ramshackleglam.com Social Handle: @ramshackleglam Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-...

90 minAUG 14
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#500 Dealing w/Male Culture - Jordan Reid Returns

#499 Brianne Davis

EPaul's longtime support group friend shares about her sex and love addiction and how getting help for it helped her learn how to be intimate, stop cheating and using men, and finally becoming a mother. More About BrianneSecret Life Podcast secretlifepodcast.com iTunes:https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/secret-life-podcast/id1521171499 Website:http://briannedavis.com HuffPost Article:https://tinyurl.com/HuffPostArticle-Davis Secret Life of a Hollywood Sex and Love Addict Book site:https://secrethollywoodsexlove.com INSTAGRAM - http://www.instagram/thebriannedavisFACEBOOK - http://www.Facebook.com/thebriannedavisTWITTER - http://www.twitter.com/thebriannedavis Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a ...

95 minAUG 7
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#499 Brianne Davis

#498 Best Of - Jimmy Dore

EA replay from 2011 (our 15th episode) - Paul's friend, comedian Jimmy Dore talks about growing up Catholic in a violent and segregated Chicago neighborhood with 11 siblings. Topics include: depression, panic attacks, fistfights, robbery and an empty feeling following success. Check out Jimmy on YouTube or listen to the Jimmy Dore Show podcast. For more about Jimmy go to www.JimmyDoreComedy.com Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpod...

64 minJUL 31
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#498 Best Of - Jimmy Dore

#497 Best Of - Lia McCord

EWhat happens when a naive Texas cheerleader from an abusive home tries to pay for college by smuggling heroin in Bangladesh? Probably not what you think. She also shares about survivor self-blame around incest. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

77 minJUL 24
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#497 Best Of - Lia McCord

#496 Best Of - Kristine Keese

EThe Holocaust survivor, mother, teacher and activist reflects on her coping mechanisms, her ability to find joy, feelings unique to motherhood, her childhood in Nazi-occupied Warsaw as a Jewish 7 year-old, and the special bond she forged with her mother, Eugenia Lubowski Krol, as they fled for their lives. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

117 minJUL 17
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#496 Best Of - Kristine Keese

Latest Episodes

#505 Poker-Pro-Turned-Therapist Ben Fineman

ETherapist-in-training Ben Fineman reflects on his past life as a professional poker player and discusses the mistakes we all make in relationships. He also dives into the topic of his own podcast: How to recognize and handle Bad Therapy. More About Ben www.verybadtherapy.com www.benfinemancounseling.com Registered Associate Marriage & Family Therapist #119754Supervised by Curt Widhalm, LMFT #47333 Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/menta...

88 min6 d ago
Comments
#505 Poker-Pro-Turned-Therapist Ben Fineman

#504 Jameela Jamil

EActor (The Good Place) and activist Jameela Jamil @JameelaJamil chats with Paul about society's influence on self-image, the pitfalls of cancel culture, and what it's like to live with a virtually invisible chronic illness. Check out Jameela's podcast iWeigh Follow her on IG & Twitter @JameelaJamil Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com Other Links Mentioned WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor(with occasional rewards)for as little as $1/monthatwww.Patreon.com/mentalpod Become a one-time or monthly donorvia Paypal orZelle(make payment to mentalpod@gmail.com) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services --------------------------------------------------- See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

77 min1 w ago
Comments
#504 Jameela Jamil

#503 Dr Jill Stoddard

EPsychologist and writer Dr. Jill Stoddard talks about different types of anxiety, how to recognize and unpack your triggers, and how mindfulness is key when it comes to working through difficult moments. More about Dr. Stoddard: https://www.jillstoddard.com/ https://www.facebook.com/jillstoddardphd/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/jillstoddardphd/ https://www.instagram.com/jillastoddard/ https://twitter.com/jill_stoddard Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com Other Links Mentioned WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.me...

93 min2 w ago
Comments
#503 Dr Jill Stoddard

#502 Surviving Music & Drugs - Charlie Springer

EPaul's long-time friend, Charlie Springer, talks about giving up the seminary to move to San Fran in the Summer Of Love, beginning a career working with music greats while battling his alcoholism and drug addiction. Some great hippie stories :) Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor(with occasional rewards)for as little as $1/monthatwww.Patreon.com/mentalpod Become a one-time or monthly donorvia Paypal orZelle(make payment to mentalpod@gmail.com) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services --------------------------------------------------- See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

93 min3 w ago
Comments
#502 Surviving Music & Drugs - Charlie Springer

#501 Dr Menije Boduryan

EClinical psychologist and immigrant Menije Boduryan talks with Paul about perfectionism, imposter syndrome, and generational trauma in the Armenian community. More About Dr. Boduryan website: https://www.embracingyoutherapy.com IG: www.instagram.com/dr.menije Youtube:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxBmKFKCb1bOGcc4fMbdu6g?view_as=subscriber Subscription:https://mailchi.mp/embracingyoutherapy/worrier-to-warrior Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Face...

86 minAUG 21
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#501 Dr Menije Boduryan

#500 Dealing w/Male Culture - Jordan Reid Returns

EAuthor and actor Jordan Reid shares her perspective on marriage, emotional labor, raising feminist boys, and what being in a relationship can mean for modern-day women. More About Jordan Website: http://www.ramshackleglam.com Social Handle: @ramshackleglam Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpodand ourTwitterandInstagramare both @Mentalpod -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-...

90 minAUG 14
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#500 Dealing w/Male Culture - Jordan Reid Returns

#499 Brianne Davis

EPaul's longtime support group friend shares about her sex and love addiction and how getting help for it helped her learn how to be intimate, stop cheating and using men, and finally becoming a mother. More About BrianneSecret Life Podcast secretlifepodcast.com iTunes:https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/secret-life-podcast/id1521171499 Website:http://briannedavis.com HuffPost Article:https://tinyurl.com/HuffPostArticle-Davis Secret Life of a Hollywood Sex and Love Addict Book site:https://secrethollywoodsexlove.com INSTAGRAM - http://www.instagram/thebriannedavisFACEBOOK - http://www.Facebook.com/thebriannedavisTWITTER - http://www.twitter.com/thebriannedavis Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a ...

95 minAUG 7
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#499 Brianne Davis

#498 Best Of - Jimmy Dore

EA replay from 2011 (our 15th episode) - Paul's friend, comedian Jimmy Dore talks about growing up Catholic in a violent and segregated Chicago neighborhood with 11 siblings. Topics include: depression, panic attacks, fistfights, robbery and an empty feeling following success. Check out Jimmy on YouTube or listen to the Jimmy Dore Show podcast. For more about Jimmy go to www.JimmyDoreComedy.com Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored byBetterHelponline counseling. To get afree weekgo towww.BetterHelp.com/mental Must be 18. For those under 18 you will be redirected to or can go directly to TeenCounseling at www.teencounseling.com WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe viaiTunes and leave a review. It costs nothing.https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/mental-illness-happy-hour/id427377900?mt=2 ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media. It costs nothing. Our website iswww.mentalpod.comour FB iswww.Facebook.com/mentalpod...

64 minJUL 31
Comments
#498 Best Of - Jimmy Dore

#497 Best Of - Lia McCord

EWhat happens when a naive Texas cheerleader from an abusive home tries to pay for college by smuggling heroin in Bangladesh? Probably not what you think. She also shares about survivor self-blame around incest. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

77 minJUL 24
Comments
#497 Best Of - Lia McCord

#496 Best Of - Kristine Keese

EThe Holocaust survivor, mother, teacher and activist reflects on her coping mechanisms, her ability to find joy, feelings unique to motherhood, her childhood in Nazi-occupied Warsaw as a Jewish 7 year-old, and the special bond she forged with her mother, Eugenia Lubowski Krol, as they fled for their lives. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.

117 minJUL 17
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#496 Best Of - Kristine Keese

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