Beyond Well Science · Dec. 12, 2019
What is Slow Psychiatry?
FEATURING: Sheila Hamilton, Dr. Sandra Steingard
TAGS: Collaborative Network Approach, Counseling, Critical Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Slow Psychiatry, Therapy, Treatment, open dialogue
Dr. Sandra Steingard has an interest in early episode psychosis and has participated in initiatives to better serve this population and their families.
Dr. Sandra Steingard is the Chief Medical Officer at Howard Center where she has worked for over 23 years. She is also a Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.
Her clinical practice includes patients with schizophrenia and other psychotic illnesses. She has an interest in early episode psychosis and has participated in statewide and agency initiatives to better serve this population and their families. She has trained in Open Dialogue and is a member of the planning group developing Collaborative Network Approach.
She is the editor of the recently published book, Critical Psychiatry, a practical resource for clinicians seeking a solid foundation in the contemporary controversies within the field.
Beyond Well · Dec. 9, 2019
Creating a Meaningful Life
Jenna and Jason offer ideas on what it means to live a value based life and how it can bring a sense of meaning, purpose, and vitality to our everyday lives.
Focusing on Who and What Matters Most
What makes a meaningful life? How Can we all live lives of purpose, focusing on who and what matters most to us regardless of whatever difficulties we are facing?
These are the questions at the heart of Beyond Well co-host Jenna LeJeune, Ph.D. and her partner Jason Luoma, Ph.D.’s new book “Values in Therapy: A Clinician’s Guide to Helping Clients Explore Values, Increase Psychological Flexibility, and Live a More Meaningful Life“.
In this very personal episode of Beyond Well, Jenna and Jason offer some of their ideas on what it means to live a value based life and how doing so can bring a sense of meaning, purpose, and vitality to our everyday lives.