Amerikan Therapy

Amerikan Therapy

www.amerikantherapy.com
The definitive podcast on all things black mental health. Helping you survive while being black in America.


S2.E16. Black Pride - Extending The Black Liberation Movement To Include Our LGBTQ+ Family
Jun 30 • 58 min
June is Pride Month and while we can’t celebrate like want to due to the pandemic, we can continue having amazing and thought-provoking discussions. The Amerikan Therapy team sits down with two powerhouses in the black LGBTQ+ advocacy space to talk…
S2.E15. Moving From Incarceration to Entrepreneurship; Amerikan Therapy Sits Down With The Georgetown Pivot Program
Jun 15 • 73 min
The Georgetown Pivot Program is a new, non-credit-bearing certificate in business and entrepreneurship created specifically for formerly incarcerated individuals. Designed in partnership with the DC Department of Employment Services and delivered by…
S2.E14. Swirl Girl - Finding Identity As A Black Mixed Race Person In America w/ TaRessa Stovall
Jun 9 • 70 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.The Amerikan Therapy team sits…
S2.E13 Helping Our Children Express Their Feelings During The COVID-19 and Racial Violence Pandemic w/ Alexis Alton
Jun 3 • 42 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.The Amerikan Therapy team sits…
S2.E12. The Criminalization of Black Bodies - A Masterclass With Gerald Griggs, Esq
May 26 • 62 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.The Amerikan Therapy team sits…
S2.E11. White Allies and Black Lives - Initiating The Conversation On White Supremacy With White America
May 18 • 59 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.The Amerikan Therapy team…
S2.E8. Black Maternal Health Town Hall w/March of Dimes CEO, Stacey Stewart
May 13 • 73 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.The Amerikan Therapy did a…
S2.E10. THE UNAPOLOGETIC GUIDE TO BLACK MENTAL HEALTH w/ Dr. Rheeda Walker
May 11 • 30 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.In this episode of Amerikan…
S2.E9. Bipolar Disorder, Defying The Verdict w/ Charita Cole Brown
Apr 28 • 64 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show.Against doctors’ predictions,…
S2.E7. How Technology Can Help Heal Your Mind - A Discussion With The Creator of The World’s First Mental Health Gym, David McCullar
Apr 15 • 49 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. The Amerikan Therapy team…
S2.E6. Navigating Life While Being Black and Autistic
Apr 8 • 62 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. In the black community, we…
S2.E5. Coronavirus; Shit Is Getting Real - Managing Anxiety During COVID-19
Apr 1 • 37 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. The team gathers virtually…
S2.E4. The Truth About ADHD
Mar 9 • 64 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Amerikan Therapy sits down…
S2.E3. Uncut Barbershop Conversations - What Black Men Need You To Know
Mar 4 • 82 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. In this episode of Amerikan…
S2.E2. Life After 50
Feb 24 • 60 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Growing up, most of us never…
S2.E1. Mindfulness, Meditation and Mental Health
Feb 21 • 56 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. If you have heard the words…
S2.P13. Power Session - Sheldon Smith; The Dovetail Project
Feb 13 • 5 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Sheldon Smith, Executive…
S2.P18. Power Session - Gizelle Bryant; Real Housewife of Potomac (RHOP) Get’s Real On Being The Talk Of The Town
Feb 13 • 2 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. The Real Housewives of…
S2.P12. Power Session - Dr. Rene Allen; Cultivating A Vision
Feb 13 • 5 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. An extraordinary Commentator…
S2.P20. Power Session - Timon Kyle Durrett, Queen Sugar Star Gets Real With Amerikan Therapy
Feb 13 • 3 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. The ladies sit down with…
S2.P22. Power Session - Jay Barnett; The ME Project and Toxic Masculinity
Feb 13 • 5 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Jay Barnett is a former…
S2.P19. Power Session - Natalie Taylor; Honing Our Authentic Power
Feb 13 • 4 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Amerikan Therapy sits down…
S2.P17. Power Session - Anthony Hamilton; Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Red Carpet Interview
Feb 13 • 0 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Proclaimed a “national…
S2.P10. Power Session - Women of Power Set The Table For A Life Of Success
Feb 13 • 6 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Amerikan Therapy had a…
S2.P7. Power Session - Roy Wood Jr.; From Jail To Jokes
Feb 13 • 3 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Roy Wood Jr’s comedy has…
S2.P11. Power Session - Flex Alexander, Sustaining Your Mental and Emotional Health In Hollywood
Feb 13 • 3 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Amerikan Therapy sits down…
S2.P16. Power Session - AFFION CROCKETT; Men Connecting To Their Feelings and Wellness
Feb 13 • 5 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. AFFION CROCKETT is one of…
S2.P8. Power Session - Queens Talk Managing Success, Stress, and Sanity
Feb 13 • 5 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Amerikan Therapy sits down…
S2.P9. Power Session - Darius Butler, Keeping Your Sanity While Playing In The NFL
Feb 13 • 1 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Darius Butler played…
S2.P15. Power Session - Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway, Maintaining Mental Health & Empowering Student Athletes
Feb 13 • 2 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway, a…
S2.P6. Power Session - Bishop Rosie O’Neal, Mental Health And The “New” Church
Feb 13 • 7 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Bishop Rosie S. O’neal is a…
S2.P21. Power Session - Dr. Charles Corprew, Moving Past Our Missteps
Feb 13 • 8 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Dr. Corprew is passionate…
S2.P4. Power Session - Alfred Edmond Jr.; Executive Editor- at- Large of Black Enterprise
Feb 13 • 32 min
Alfred Edmond Jr. is SVP/Editor-at-large of BLACK ENTERPRISE. He is a content leader, brand representative and expert resource for all media platforms under the BLACK ENTERPRISE brand, including the web site, social media, and live networking events….
S2.P5. Power Session - Dr. Anita Philips, Mental Health And The Black Church
Feb 13 • 6 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Dr. Anita Phillips is a…
S2.P14. Power Session - Phillip J. Roundtree, #YouGoodMan
Feb 13 • 7 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Phillip J. Roundtree, MSW,…
S2.P3. Power Session - Dr. Jazz (Dr. Jasmin Sculark); From The Pulpit, To The Therapist
Feb 13 • 12 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. She’s a 21st-century…
S2.P2. Power Session - Dr. Alex O. Ellis; Raising Boys Into Men
Feb 13 • 15 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Dr. Alex Ellis is an…
S2.P1. Power Session - Tony Lewis Jr, Surviving The System
Feb 13 • 22 min
If you love the Amerikan Therapy Podcast send us a text and join us on the couch. Text us at +1 (202) 800-2355 and let us know what topics you want us to cover. Be ready because we might ask you to be a guest on the show. Tony Lewis Jr. is a…
32. The Mind of Domestic Violence; Unpacking the Connection Between Domestic Violence and Trauma History
Dec 18, 2019 • 59 min
Unpacking the Connection Between Domestic Violence and Trauma History
31. What’s Eating You Part 2: Nutrition and Wellness (Featuring AJ Johnson of The AJ Zone)
Dec 11, 2019 • 56 min
Impact Of Nutrition & Exercise On Mental Health
30. What’s Eating You Part 1: Identifying The Impact of Nutrition & Exercise on Mental Health
Dec 4, 2019 • 45 min
Impact Of Nutrition & Exercise On Mental Health
29. Miscarriage and Infertility In the Black Community
Nov 27, 2019 • 60 min
Miscarriage and Infertility In the Black Community
28. What’s Stressing Black Millennial’s
Nov 20, 2019 • 64 min
What’s Stressing Black Millennial’s
27. Black Moms Matter; Changing The Narrative On Black Motherhood
Nov 13, 2019 • 53 min
Changing The Narrative On Black Motherhood
26. Traveling To Sanity; How Seeing The World Can Change Your Mindset
Nov 6, 2019 • 42 min
How Seeing The World Can Change Your Perspective
25. Crucial Conflict; Developing Healthy Conflict Resolution Skills
Oct 30, 2019 • 63 min
Developing Healthy Conflict Resolution Skills
24. The Stress of Being A Black Man In Leadership
Oct 23, 2019 • 68 min
Being A Black Man In Leadership
23. The Science of Mental Resiliency w/ Chazz Scott
Oct 16, 2019 • 47 min
The Science of Mental Resiliency
Power Session - René Brooks, Living Life With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Oct 16, 2019 • 17 min
Living Life With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Power Session - Chardelle Moore, Spoken Word “You The Plug”
Oct 16, 2019 • 1 min
Motivational Moore - Spoken Word Artist
Power Session - Chardelle Moore, CEO and Founder of Motivational Moore LLC
Oct 16, 2019 • 6 min
Motivational Moore - Lighting The World On Fire
Power Session - Thamicha Isaac, Openly Positive HIV Activist Of A Global HIV Empowerment Movement
Oct 16, 2019 • 6 min
Openly Positive HIV Activist Of A Global HIV Empowerment Movement
Power Session - Sadija A. Smiley, Raising Awareness And Creating A Supportive Environment For Families Affected By Stillbirth
Oct 16, 2019 • 4 min
Raising Awareness And Creating A Supportive Environment For Families Affected By Stillbirth
Power Session - Lorraine Battle RN, When Healing Is Your Life’s Work
Oct 16, 2019 • 9 min
Amerikan Therapy met Lorraine Battle RN at the Crazy Like A Fox Tour in Philidelphia, PA. Her spirit and presence were so magnetic that our team had to sit down with her and learn about her story. Her energy and purpose come through in this incredible…
Power Session - Michelle Kramer, Breaking Free From Abuse and R. Kelly
Oct 16, 2019 • 4 min
Breaking Free From Abuse and R. Kelly
Power Session - Taryn Goldsmith, Mood Swinging
Oct 16, 2019 • 8 min
Using Pain As Motivation
Power Session - Valerie Stancill, Helping Women Who Have Suffered Loss, Depression And Grief
Oct 16, 2019 • 6 min
Helping Women Who Have Suffered Loss, Depression And Grief
22. Taking The Stress Out Of The College Application Process
Oct 9, 2019 • 42 min
Taking The Stress Out Of Applying To College
Power Session - Shaylah Mickens, Using Reiki To Create Sacred Spaces For Healing
Oct 8, 2019 • 10 min
Creating Sacred Spaces For Healing
Power Session - Aisha Gunn, Using Levity To Heal
Oct 8, 2019 • 12 min
Leveraging Levity To Heal
Power Session - Tracie Jiggetts, Using Art To Create A More Humanized Society
Oct 8, 2019 • 12 min
Using Art To Create A Humanized Society
Power Session - Tyde-Courtney, Rediscovering Self Following Sexual Assault
Oct 8, 2019 • 29 min
Rediscovering Self Following Sexual Assault
Power Session - Latrea Wyche, Dreaming Beyond Disability
Oct 8, 2019 • 14 min
Dreaming Beyond Disability
Power Session - Dr. Sarah Williams, Growing Through Grief
Oct 8, 2019 • 18 min
Growing Through Grief
Power Session - Melony Hill, Founder of Crazy Like A Fox Tour
Oct 8, 2019 • 11 min
Melony Hill, Founder of Crazy Like A Fox Tour
21. Guns, Guns, Guns
Sep 18, 2019 • 70 min
Amerikan Therapy sits down with Kenn Blanchard a black right-wing gun activist.
Power Session - Laz Alonso, Black Excellence
Sep 18, 2019 • 6 min
Power session interview Laz Alonso, a talented actor who has starred in several movies and TV series.
Power Session - Ron Busby Sr., President and Founder of the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. (USBC)
Sep 18, 2019 • 15 min
Power session interview with Ron Busby, President, and Founder of the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. (USBC).
Power Session - Miss Diddy LA, Girl Boss
Sep 18, 2019 • 4 min
Power session interview with Miss Diddy LA, brand manager, entrepreneur, and television host.
Power Session - Travis Jackson, HBCU Pride Nation
Sep 18, 2019 • 7 min
Power session interview with Travis Jackson, founder of HBCU Pride Nation.
Power Session - Ed Gordon, The Great Black Communicator
Sep 18, 2019 • 9 min
Power session interview with Ed Gordon, veteran black journalist.
Power Session - Donnie Burton, The Cannabis Breakdown
Sep 18, 2019 • 9 min
Power session interview with Donnie Burton, Cannabis Entrepreneur
Power Session - Black Queens Reign Supreme
Sep 18, 2019 • 12 min
Interview with Deshauna Barber, Miss USA 2016 and Barbara Ryan Richardson, Miss Black America.
20. Living Life With An Anxiety Disorder
Sep 11, 2019 • 54 min
The Amerikan Therapy team dives into what it is like to live with an anxiety disorder and debunks the common misnomers surrounding this very common mental health disorder.
19. Lets Talk About Sex Part 2; Unmet Sexual Desires
Sep 3, 2019 • 67 min
18. Managing The Stress of Being An Adult Caregiver
Aug 27, 2019 • 65 min
Amerikan Therapy gets personal in talking about their experiences as family caregivers to both Cancer and Alzheimers patients. Our guest clinicians come together to provide actionable tactics for managing the stress of being an adult caregiver.
17. What Depression Looks Like In High Functioning Adults
Aug 21, 2019 • 77 min
Amerikan Therapy sits down with two high functioning professionals who both manage chronic depression while leading busy and productive lives.
16. Staying Sane While Fighting The Power; An Interview With First Nation Activist and Hip Hop Artist Supaman
Aug 13, 2019 • 35 min
15. Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome
Aug 6, 2019 • 62 min
Dr. Joy DeGruy is a nationally and internationally renowned researcher, educator, author, and presenter. Dr. DeGruy is the author of the groundbreaking book, Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome - America’s Legacy of Enduring Injury and Healing which…
14. Lets Talk About Sex Part 1; When One Partner Isn’t Enough
Jul 30, 2019 • 80 min
13. Social Media and Mental Health
Jul 23, 2019 • 80 min
With the increasing usage of social media today mental health is affected immensely especially in teens. In this show, we talk about how people expose themselves via social media and how typical stereotypes affect the mind and image of oneself. As we…
12. Mass Incarceration And The Black Family
Jul 16, 2019 • 60 min
The Impact of Mass Incarceration On The Black Community And Our Mental Health
11. When I Hate What I See In The Mirror
Jul 9, 2019 • 71 min
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a mental disorder in which a person focuses on an imagined physical characteristic or a minor flaw that they find unattractive, others often do not see the characteristic. As a result, people with this disorder believe…
10. The Success Trap
Jul 2, 2019 • 62 min
9. The Assholes We Work With
Jun 26, 2019 • 76 min
Coping with Assholes and Toxic Work Environments
8. Live Show - Young Voices Heard
Jun 18, 2019 • 51 min
Live Show - Young People And Mental Health
7. Community Policing
Jun 12, 2019 • 110 min
How Do We Heal The Trauma of Negative Police Interactions? With the rise in viral awareness of police brutality against African American’s, there is an even greater urgency to find solutions for the trauma inflicted on the black community from negative…
6. Cannabis Controversy
Jun 4, 2019 • 92 min
The Impact of Using Marijuana While Having Mental Health Challenges and The Legalization Trap
5. The Anxiety of Sharing Your STI Status
May 28, 2019 • 92 min
Sharing Your Status When Living With A Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI)
4. Deconstructing Black Men’s Pain
May 13, 2019 • 77 min
Deconstructing The Black Men’s Emotional Pain And Starting The Healing Process
3. Mindful Money
May 13, 2019 • 71 min
Mindful Money - Understanding Our Emotions, Mastering Our Money
2. Black Mother Daughter Relationships
May 12, 2019 • 56 min
The Complexity of Black Mother-Daughter Relationships
1. Mental Health and The Black Church…. What You Can’t Pray Away
May 12, 2019 • 56 min
Mental Health and The Black Church