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The Arrogant Positivity of Fitness

Dr. Mike talks with Max Collins of Eve 6 and Kenny Carkeet of AwolNation about their new project Fitness, and how sometimes just being happy is rebellious. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201707/the-arrogant-positivity-fitness

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Michael McGrady is a Chip Off the Old Block

Dr. Mike talks with actor Michael McGrady about confronting melanoma, toxic masculinity, and his complicated relationship with his father. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201707/michael-mcgrady-is-chip-the-old-block

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Paul Booth’s Dark Path to Enlightenment

Dr. Mike talks with tattoo artist Paul Booth about his unique approach where he helps people confront and heal trauma through the process of getting a tattoo. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201707/paul-booth-s-dark-path-enlightenment

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Kim Rancourt’s Shot Up Your Spine

Dr. Mike talks with musician Kim Rancourt about his new album and how exploring your roots is not about looking backwards, but about optimism and looking forward! https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201706/kim-rancourt-s-shot-your-spine

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Vincent Castiglia’s Ethereal Road Map

Dr. Mike talks with artist Vincent Castiglia about his method, in which he only paints in blood. Castiglia discusses how his work is equal parts creativity and emotion regulation. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201705/vincent-castiglia-s-ethereal-road-map

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Jacoby Shaddix is Walking Right Next To You

Dr. Mike talks with Jacoby Shaddix of Papa Roach about his struggle with addiction and depression, and how his creative process helps him through difficult times. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201705/jacoby-shaddix-is-marching-right-next-you

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The Entire Truth of Dr. Mayim Bialik

Dr. Mike talks with neuroscientist Dr. Mayim Bialik, star of TV’s Blossom and co-star of Big Bang Theory¬†about her new book Girling Up!¬†in which she describes some of the challenges that young girls face as they grow up! https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201705/the-entire-truth-dr-mayim-bialik

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Richard Edwards Asks You Not to Throw Jonah off the Ship

Dr. Mike talks with Richard Edwards of band Margot and the Nuclear So and So’s about his struggle with C. Diff, a painful medical condition that left him depressed and incapacitated. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brick-brick/201705/richard-edwards-asks-you-not-throw-jonah-the-ship

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