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Addiction

"Anxiety, Trauma and Addiction" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

"Brain Development and Addictive Cycles" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Catholic Late Night

"Addiction: Am I Just BAD?" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Catholic Late Night

"The Role of Free Will in Addictive Behavior" - blog by Dr. Gerry Crete

"Addiction is the Opposite of Connection and Intimacy" - Be With the Word, Corpus Christi

"Sinful Temptations Often Reveal Legitimate Needs" - Be With the Word, 1st Sun of Lent

"Trauma-Fueled Addictions" - Dr. Gerry Crete's guest appearance on Integrity Restored

"Learning to Wait - The First Step in Overcoming Addiction" - Be With the Word, 1st Sun of Lent, Cycle B

"Radical Way to Approach Recovery" - Be With the Word, 2nd Sunday Ordinary Time, Cycle B

 

Anger

"Anger, Wrath, and Venegeance, Oh My!" - Be With the Word, 24th Sun in Ord Time

 

Anxiety

"Anxiety, Trauma and Addiction" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

"Questions You Have Never Asked" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's interview on Catholic Late Night

"Anxiety and Self-Help" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on The Will Within

"Philipians 4 As a Remedy for Anxiety" - blog by Mario Sacasa

 

Boundaries

"Boundaries Are Good" - Dr. Gerry Crete's guest appearance on Family and Marriage

 

Conspiracy Theories

"The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's guest appearance on Doctor Doctor

 

COVID-19

"Mask Hysteria" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's guest appearance on Redeemer Radio

"Getting Back to Mass in the Middle of a Pandemic" - blog by Kate Walsh Soucheray

"Balancing on a Tightrope During COVID-19" - blog by Kate Walsh Soucheray

"Growing in Resilience During COVID-19" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's interview on Faith in Action, Catholic Radio

"Mental Health Professionals Give Tips on Handling Pandemic Stress" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview in Georgia Bulletin

 

Codependency

"St. Paul and Codependency" - Be With the Word, 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time

 

Depression

"Surviving the  Holiday Blues" - Be With the Word, 3rd Sunday of Advent

 

Dissociation

"Life, Death, and Dissociation" - Be With the Word, 1st Sun of Lent

 

Eating Disorders

"The Holidays and Food: Disordered Eating or Eating Disorder?" - Be With the Word, Feast of the Holy Family

 

Family

"How to Make a Positive Change in Your Family System" - Be With the Word, Feast of the Holy Family

"Understanding the Meaning of Beauty in a Family" - blog by Maria De Bruyn

"A Narcissist in the Family" - blog by Maria De Bruyn

"Helping Daughters Develop a Healthy Body Image" - blog by Wendy Baribeau

"Smart Parenting in the Smart Phone Era: Part I Know the Risks" - blog by Wendy Baribeau

"Smart Parenting in the Smart Phone Era: Part II Using Resources" - blog by Wendy Baribeau

"Changing Yourself First to Help Your Children" - blog by Dr. Eric Gudan

"How to Manage Teens and Screens" - blog by Dr. Gerry Crete

"What It Means to Be a Good Man and a Good Father" - Be With the Word, 4th Sunday of Advent

 

Forgiveness

"Forgiveness and Divine Mercy" - Be With the Word, Divine Mercy Sunday

"Trauma and Healing - Forgiveness Not Required" - blog by Dr. Andrew Dobo

 

God Images

"Sinning, God Images and Resilience" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 23

"God Images and Self Images" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 24

"Drill Sergeant Gods, Statue Gods, and Preoccupied Manager Gods, Oh My!" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 25

"Dictator Gods, Pharisee Gods, and Scrooge Gods" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 26

"Robber Gods, Aristocrat Gods and Marshmallow Gods" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 27

"Police Detective Gods, Pushy Salesman Gods, and Heartbreaker Gods" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 28

"Magic Genie Gods and Party-Pooper Gods" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 29

"Facing Our Distorted Images of God" - blog by Dr. Peter Malinoski

 

Gratitude

"Embrace a Healthy and Holy Attitude of Gratitude" - blog by Dr. Eric Gudan

 

Grief

"Healing From Losses, Healing With Grief" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 16

"Loss, Grief, Mourning and Resilience: How They Go Together" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 17

"Grief vs. Depression" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 18

"Journeys of the Heart" series - Irene Rowland

 

Identity

"Identity, Love and Relationships" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's interview on Catholic Late Night

 

Listening

"A Catholic's Guide to Helping a Loved One in Distress" - Dr. Gerry Crete and Dr. Peter Malinoski's free online course

"Practicing Deep Listening: Understanding King David's Shame" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 42

 

Marriage

"The One Main Psychological Reason Why Catholic Marriages Fail" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 57

"The Catholic Marriage Bed" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 58

"Mystery, Covenant, Vocation, and Being "Submissive" in the Marriage Bed" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 59

"How Well Do You Know Your Spouse?" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 60

"Fractured, Fragmented Sex in Catholic Marriages" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 61

 

Masturbation

"Top Ten Reasons Why Catholic Men Masturbate" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 51

"Breaking Free From Masturbastion - Part 1" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 52

"Breaking Free From Masturbastion - Part 2" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 53

 

Mindfulness

"Mindfulness, Self-Care, and Dealing with Stress" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

 

Parasympathetic Nervous System

"Abraham and the Parasympathetic Nervous System" - Be With the Word, 2nd Sun of Lent

 

Pornography

"Be True: Restoring Your Marriage After the Discovery of Pornography" - Dr. Gerry Crete's online course

"Pornography and Grace" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview Anglican Compass

"The Porn Pandemic" - blog by Danny Ryan

"Four Signs of Addiction and Three Steps to Break Free" - blog by Dr. Gerry Crete

"Addiction is the Opposite of Connection and Intimacy" - Be With the Word, Feast of Corpus Christi

"Anxiety, Trauma and Addiction" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

"Sinful Temptations Often Reveal Legitimate Needs" - Be With the Word, 1st Sun of Lent

 "Why Catholics Use Pornography" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 55

 "What is Essential for Catholics to Recover from Pornography" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 56

 

Psychosomatic Illness

"Psychosomatic Illness" - Dr. Peter's interview on Doctor Doctor

 

Q'Anon

"Talking With Friends and Family About Q'Anon" - Dr. Peter's interview in The Pillar

 

Relationships

"Identity, Love and Relationships" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's interview on Catholic Late Night

"Untangling God's Love From Our Fallen Natures" - blog by Annie Harton

"Empathy, Sin and Relationships" - Be With the Word, 2nd Sun of Advent

"How to Work Through Our Psychological Defenses to Enrich Our Relationship with God and Others" - blog by Dr. Peter Malinoski

"How Maintaining Relationships Through Disagreements Helps Prepare Us for Heaven" - blog by Dr. Eric Gudan

"Transform Conflict Into Better Relationships" - blog by Dr. Gerry Crete

"How to Break Through Relationship Conflict" - Be With the Word, Baptism of the Lord, Cycle B

"Loving People We Disagree With" - Be With the Word, 3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Cycle B

"Why Do I Avoid God?" - Dr. Peter's webinar for the Catholic Pscyhological Association

 

Scrupulosity

"The Roots of Scrupulosity" - Dr. Peter's guest appearance on The Catholic Therapist

 

Sex

"The Secret Impact of Shame on our Sexuality" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 49

"In Search of a Healthy, Ordered Sexuality" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 50

"Top Ten Reasons Why Catholic Men Masturbate" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 51

"Breaking Free From Masturbastion - Part 1" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 52

"Breaking Free From Masturbastion - Part 2" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration podcast, Episode 53

 

Shame

"The Lies We Tell Ourselves in Life Stories" - Be With the Word, All Saints Day

"The Silent Killer Who Stalks You From Inside" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 37

"Seeing the Signs of Shame in Yourself and Others" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 38

"The Real, Radical and Resounding Differences Between Shame and Guilt" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 39

"Rape, Incest, Shame and Silence: A True Story Reexamined - Part I" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 40

"Rape, Incest, Shame and Silence: A True Story Reexamined - Part II" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 43

"Rape, Incest, Shame and Silence: A True Story Reexamined - Part III" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 44

"Practicing Deep Listening: Understanding King David's Shame" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 42

"How Shame Leads Us to Idolatry" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 45

"Shame and Tragedy: Judas Iscariot and You" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 46

"Shame and Redemption: St. Peter and You" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 47

"Shame and Repentence: St. Dismas" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 48

"The Secret Impact of Shame on our Sexuality" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 49

"Overcoming Shame Despite Loss and Suffering" - Be With the Word, Palm Sunday

 

Sin

"Why We Do Wicked Things" - Be With the Word, 4th Sun of Lent

 

Stress

"Mindfulness, Self-Care, and Dealing with Stress" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

"Our Stress Responses: Discovering, Understanding and Improving Them" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 2

 

Suffering

"Learning From Suffering" - Be With the Word, 5th Sun of Lent

 

Therapy

"A Catholic's Guide to Self-Help" - Dr. Gerry Crete and Dr. Peter Malinoski's free online course

"A Catholic's Guide to Helping a Loved One in Distress" - Dr. Gerry Crete and Dr. Peter Malinoski's free online course

"A Catholic's Guide to Selecting a Therapist" - Dr. Gerry Crete and Dr. Peter Malinoski's free online course

"What's the Difference Between Life Coaching and Therapy?" - blog by Ruth O'Neil

"Pros and Cons of Video Counseling" - blog by Bridget Hannahan

"Why a Catholic Therapist?" - blog by Thomas Pfister

"How Do You  Know When You Need Counseling?" - blog by Bridget Hannahan

"What's the Past Got to Do With It?" - blog by Jennifer Madere

"How to Find the Right Counselor" - blog by Maribel Laguna

"How to Manage Teens and Screens" - blog by Dr. Gerry Crete

 

Tolerance

"The Window of Tolerance" - Be With the Word, 3rd Sun of Lent

 

Trauma

"Anxiety, Trauma and Addiction" - Dr. Gerry Crete's interview on Pints with Aquinas

"Trauma and Healing - Forgiveness Not Required" - blog by Dr. Andrew Dobo

"Trauma, Trust, Treatment and Truth" - Dr. Peter Malinoski's Interior Integration for Catholics podcast, Episode 32

"How We Store Trauma in Our Bodies" - Be With the Word, 3rd Sun of Advent

"Trauma-Fueled Addictions" - Dr. Gerry Crete's guest appearance on Integrity Restored

 

Vocational Discernment

"Be Called: Discovering and Living Out Your Vocation - Dr. Mark Glafke's online course

"Discovering God's Will After the Monastery" - blog by Daniel Johnson

"Is Discernment Ever Over? Answering the Call" - blog by John Vizza

"Untangling God's Love From Our Fallen Natures" - blog by Annie Harton

"Overcoming Paralysis in Seeking God's Will" - blog by Dr. Mark Glafke