July 13, 2021

You have to feel it to heal it

In this episode of the Psychedelic Therapy Frontiers podcast, Dr. Reid Robison and Dr. Steve Thayer discuss the many facets of human emotion and how we work with it in psychotherapy. They cover the following topics:

(1:14) What are feelings?
(2:02) How emotions show up in the body.
(2:43) Primary vs secondary emotions.
(3:55) Are there bad emotions?
(4:55) The repression of feelings.
(5:15) Healthy expression of anger.
(6:38) Emotional triggers are friends to follow.
(8:00) When it's hysterical it's historical.
(9:06) What to do when emotionally triggered. 

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Disclaimer: The content of this podcast does not constitute medical advice or mental health treatment. Consult with a medical/mental health professional if you believe you are in need of mental health treatment.