Dr. Alexia Rothman on IFS Talks Podcast

Dr. Alexia Rothman on IFS Talks Podcast

The Therapeutic Dose of Empathy in IFS

Prior to hosting the Explorations in Psychotherapy Podcast, Alexia Rothman was a guest on Aníbal Henriques podcast, IFS Talks. Click the image to hear Dr. Rothman discuss The Therapeutic Dose of Empathy in IFS.

Explorations in Psychotherapy

An IFS Informed Podcast

Logo image for Explorations in Psychotherapy. Podcast with Dr. Alexia Rothman and Anibal Henriques

Presented by Aníbal Henriques and Dr. Alexia Rothman, Explorations in Psychotherapy is an Internal Family Systems informed audio podcast.  In each episode Dr. Rothman and Aníbal introduce an author whose work may be of great value and interest to the psychotherapy field and to all communities and practitioners in the helping professions. These discussions are aimed at all who may benefit from a better understanding and integration of emerging perspectives.

The Nature of The Self

The Nature of The Self

In this episode, we were delighted to speak with Dick Schwartz about the Nature of Self, as it's understood through an IFS lens. Among the topics we address are the Dual Nature of Self, Self’s “Agenda,” IFS as a Constraint-Release Model, Self as the Agent of Healing,...

IFS Informed OCD Treatment

IFS Informed OCD Treatment

In this episode, we discuss understanding OCD through an IFS lens. We explore particular challenges in treating OCD that arise from the interplay of the neurological and psychological factors that underlie the condition. We also discuss how IFS integrates effective...

The Further Reaches of IFS and Beyond

The Further Reaches of IFS and Beyond

Today on Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are welcoming IFS practitioner, teacher, and author, Mr. Robert Falconer. Bob has an undergraduate degree in cultural anthropology, with a focus on the history of religions, and a Master’s degree in psychology. Bob has been...

No Bad Parts: Individual & Collective Healing

No Bad Parts: Individual & Collective Healing

Today on Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are speaking with Dr. Richard Schwartz.  Dick Schwartz is the developer of the Internal Family Systems Model of psychotherapy, known as IFS. He has authored many books and over 50 articles on IFS and has trained...

New IFS Couple Therapy Skills Manual

New IFS Couple Therapy Skills Manual

We are joined in this episode of Explorations in Psychotherapy, by Dr. Martha Sweezy, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School, a program consultant and supervisor at Cambridge Health Alliance, and the former assistant director and director of training for the...

Healing Ancestral Lineages

Healing Ancestral Lineages

Daniel Foor is a teacher and practitioner of practical animism who specializes in healing ancestral lineages and in helping folks learn to relate well with the rest of life. His recent ancestors are settler-colonialists to Pennsylvania and Ohio from England, Germany,...

Exiles and the Healing Process

Exiles and the Healing Process

In this episode, we explore the nature and healing of exiles. We discuss finding and connecting with exiles, approaches to dealing with protectors’ fears of overwhelm, the healing and integration process, and more.  

Trauma and Dissociation Informed IFS

Trauma and Dissociation Informed IFS

Joanne H. Twombly, MSW, LICSW (Pronouns: she/her/hers) is a psychotherapist in private practice in Arlington, MA. She has over thirty years of experience working with C-PTSD and dissociative disorders, provides trainings and consultatio, and has written on EMDR and...

Reshaping the Nervous System and Integration with IFS

Reshaping the Nervous System and Integration with IFS

In this episode of Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are in conversation with with Deb Dana. Deb is a clinician and consultant who specializes in treating complex traumatic stress.  She is a consultant to the Traumatic Stress Research Consortium in the...

The Development of a Therapist

The Development of a Therapist

Today on Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are welcoming Dr. Louis Cozolino.  Dr. Cozolino has been a writer, professor, and practicing psychologist in Los Angeles since 1986.  He is the series dditor of the Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology, and...

Compassionate Practices and the Peer Collective

Compassionate Practices and the Peer Collective

Tim Desmond is a psychotherapist, author, Distinguished Faculty Scholar at Antioch University New England, and student of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. He is the founder of Peer Collective, and co-founder of Morning Sun Mindfulness Center. He lives in Alstead,...

Finding Your Own Way as an IFS Therapist

Finding Your Own Way as an IFS Therapist

Today on Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are welcoming IFS Lead Trainer, Paul Neustadt. Paul is a clinical social worker who has worked in community mental health and the counseling program of a working class state university, and he has been the director of a...

The Essence of Healing

The Essence of Healing

Today on Explorations in Psychotherapy, we are so happy to welcome Dr. Arthur Mones.  Dr. Mones is a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology with over three decades of experience as a therapist, teacher, and clinical supervisor. He is on the faculty of the Adelphi University...

Meditations and Ceremonies for Healing

Meditations and Ceremonies for Healing

Monique Lang, LCSW, author of Healing From Post-Traumatic Stress and coauthor of Journey to Wholeness: Healing From the Trauma of Rape, is a psychotherapist specializing in the treatment of trauma. In private practice since 1980, she has been staff counselor at the...

Experiential Psychotherapies and Memory Reconsolidation

Experiential Psychotherapies and Memory Reconsolidation

Dr. Niall Geoghegan is a Clinical Psychologist and Certified Advanced Practitioner of Coherence Therapy.  He collaborated closely with Bruce Ecker on creating the Coherence Psychology Institute’s Training and Certification Program prior to 2015.  He was a...

Multiplicity in Psychotherapy and Beyond

Multiplicity in Psychotherapy and Beyond

We welcome IFS counselor, teacher, and author, Robert Falconer today, a specialist in multiplicity in psychotherapy and beyond. Bob earned his undergraduate degree in cultural anthropology, with a focus on the history of religions. In the early 1980s, he pursued his...