Many Minds on the Issue

Many Minds on the Issue

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Podcast by and for DID/Multiples/Plurals - information, proactive self-help, empowerment, plus…


011 - Boundaries and Empathy
May 4 • 34 min
Boundaries and Empathy (011) Important concept for our System Trust Issues series. Do other people’s emotions overshadow your own? Do you have a hard time protecting yourself from emotional outbursts? Do you know where you end and other people begin? More…
Beyond the Movies: Debunking myths about DID & plural systems
Mar 4 • 81 min
We happily interrupt our regular podcast to say it’s DID Awareness Day! And as such, we’re giving you all a special episode — the January 13th recording of our lecture Beyond the Movies: Debunking myths about DID & plural systems. This is long. Just over…
022 - Names Can Hurt
Mar 3 • 40 min
A discussion of how important names and re-naming can be for individuals, both external and within a plural system. Names have power, and what we name our headmates can create harmony or friction within the plural system. Buck of Crisses takes us through…
021 - Serenity Two Ways
Feb 28 • 21 min
United Front: Serenity Two Ways (021) A daily exercise in serenity; one of the many ways to be more present and less dissociated. The opposite of dissociation is presence. Presence is not just one thing going on, it’s a collection of subtle arts including…
020 - Integration Is Not What Anyone Thinks
Feb 21, 2018 • 28 min
Integration Is Not What Anyone Thinks (020) If you have to ask what they mean, maybe they should use a different word? Going over the whole lot of confusing words used between psychology and psychoanalysis and while they may think they have their…
019 - United Front: Please Wipe Your Feet Before You Come In
Sep 10, 2017 • 24 min
United Front: Please Wipe Your Feet Before You Come In (019) Starting with and expanding on the United Front Boot Camp post of the same name: leaving your baggage and triggers outside of your meetings and greetings to form internal community. When you’re…
018 - Do Multiples Exist? - 2017 Update
Sep 4, 2017 • 32 min
Do Multiples Exist? - 2017 Update (018) The not-ranty version, covering much of the same ground as episode 017 with an update for new developmental models of DID. I had to apologize for the quality of the 2005 recording in episode 017 — and maybe…
017 - Do Multiples Exist? - 2005 Remaster
Sep 2, 2017 • 29 min
Do Multiples Exist? - 2005 Remaster (017) Rant alert!! Dug up an old poor-quality recording, remastered it, and posted it. I recorded many episodes for the original Many Minds series while driving to and from work, then found out the hard way that my…
016 - Trigger Topics: Coffee and Deprogramming Triggers
Aug 20, 2017 • 29 min
Trigger Topics: Coffee and Deprogramming Triggers (016) Recording on trigger deprogramming and managing triggers from 2011 when we were triggered by the smell of coffee. Even once you have managed to work on most of your triggers, new ones can come up,…
015 - Gaining Time: Developing a Mindfulness Practice
Aug 12, 2017 • 32 min
Gaining Time: Developing a Mindfulness Practice (015) What’s the opposite of losing time? Does time really go faster as you get older, or are you simply allowing it to rush away from you? Where anxiety is “What if…?” and depression is “If only…” it takes…
014 - System Trust Issues: Building Trust
Jul 30, 2017 • 35 min
System Trust Issues: Building Trust (014) System Trust Capstone, Part 2: Now that you’ve stopped the constant eroding your system trust, what can you do to proactively build it up? Part 2 of 2 capstone episodes on System Trust Issues. Click for the first…
013 - System Trust Issues: Compromising Trust
Jul 30, 2017 • 31 min
System Trust Issues: Compromising Trust (013) System Trust Capstone, Part 1: What is happening in your system that erodes trust and makes it so that it’s impossible to even tread water? Part 1 of 2 capstone episodes on System Trust Issues. Click for the…
012 - Panic Reactions: 8 Important F-Words
Jul 24, 2017 • 26 min
Panic Reactions: 8 Important F-Words (012) Foundational concept for our System Trust Issues series. We’ve all heard of “fight or flight” reactions. In this episode we outline 8 different panic reactions and how they play out in multiplicity. Why are there…
010 - As Inside, So Outside (and vice versa)
Jul 10, 2017 • 25 min
As Inside, So Outside (and vice versa) (010) Foundational concept for our System Trust Issues series. The permeable membrane, internal organization, integrity, the cause & effect of being a team player, externalization, acting out, echoes and co-owning…
009 - Welcome to DID: We Are Not Your Enemy
Jul 3, 2017 • 26 min
This is an internal persecutor’s mini manifesto on behalf of all your headmates, especially those you haven’t met, and your potentially intimidating internal prosecutors. Buck of Crisses gives a prosecutor’s perspective on internal politics,…
008 - Hiring Health Consultants: Hiring, Firing & Self-Advocacy
Jun 26, 2017 • 39 min
Hiring Health Consultants: Hiring, Firing & Self-Advocacy (008) You are your own best case manager, and here’s how to do it. In today’s healthcare climate, it’s more important than ever to be in charge of your own care. You live with your body, mind and…
007 - How to Re-Associate with Your Body
Jun 19, 2017 • 33 min
How to Re-Associate with Your Body (007) Do you include your body as an ally for your system? It’s actually quite common for people — with or without DID — to “disown” their body and dissociate from it. We may have issues with pain, sex, weight,…
006 - Can’t We All Get Along?
Jun 12, 2017 • 25 min
Can’t We All Get Along? (006) Who needs the United Front Boot Camp? The first step is figuring out where you are and where you’d like to go. In this episode, we consider how chaos and anarchy don’t work for any group entity, internal or external, and how…
005 - Introduction to United Front
Jun 5, 2017 • 28 min
Introduction to United Front (005) What is United Front and the United Front Boot Camp? Why did we make it? In 2011 we started creating the United Front Boot Camp, a preliminary blog to share the ideas for our self-help book in The Crissing Link Series:…
004 - Trigger Topics: Conformity
May 29, 2017 • 25 min
Trigger Topics: Conformity (004) Realizing something is a trigger that we hadn’t thought of before, we explore it live on-mic as an example of examining a trigger. Explore a newly discovered “trigger” with the Crisses. What is it about conformity that…
003 - A Multiple’s View of the DSM-V Criteria
May 22, 2017 • 42 min
A Multiple’s View of the DSM-V Criteria (003) How do the DSM-V criteria (the standards by which diagnoses are given) fit? When a person is newly-diagnosed, the criteria they’re diagnosed under can be a mystery. The Crisses tackles what the DSM-V…
002 - Two Heads Are Better than One - Remastered
May 15, 2017 • 24 min
Many Minds: Two Heads are Better than One (002) A multiple’s-eye view of how people become multiple, from experiences with many different multiple systems. Originally Published April 30, 2005. This is a remastered version (2017) of the second podcast for…
001 - Credentials - remastered
May 8, 2017 • 19 min
Many Minds: Credentials (001) What qualifies The Crisses to give a podcast in multiplicity? In this introductory episode we cover who The Crisses are to some degree, podcast goals, basics of mulitple vs. otherkin host, etc. This is a remastered version…
000 - The Reboot
May 1, 2017 • 13 min
The Reboot (000) Introduction to the reboot of the Many Minds on the Issue podcast, 12 years later… It’s been 12 years since we published episode 001, so here’s an introduction to the reboot of Many Minds on the Issue, the podcasts for multiples by The…