Beatty talked about different protocols for treating depression, the new “viagra”- pros and cons for women who experience low sexual desire and 10 reasons why both women and men have problems in the bedroom. She stressed that the solutions to both psychological, psychiatric and sexual problems must go beyond a magic pill.
Beatty talked about the importance of patients taking an active role in and out of the therapist’s office if they expect that their psychotherapy experiences will be successful. She also discussed how we all must be true to ourselves despite what others think. And finally, she outlined different types of relationships that people have including: equal/equal, parent/child, rescuer/rescue. What’s your deal?
Beatty talked about having attended a Moral Monday breakfast at Union Theological Seminary in New York City with guest speaker Reverend Doctor William, Director of the North Carolina NAACP. As a society, despite different party lines, we need to all get in touch with our moral selves personally and politically and not just on Monday’s. Her guest tonight was Elizabeth …
Beatty talked about the importance of being brutally honest with your therapist (unlike Andreas Lubitz), the pilot who purposely crashed the Germanwings airplane, killing 150 people. Unless you are prepared to do so, your therapy will be a waste of time and energy and could end in someone harming themselves or others. She also discussed NYT columnist David Brooks article, …
What do people Google about sex? What is the number one sexual concern of men and women? Beatty’s guest tonight was Seth Adler, Coordinator extraordinaire of the Left Forum which will take place at John Jay College from May 29th-31st. An event not to be missed!
Listen to what Beatty has to say about seeking mental health treatment and what she learned at a recent dinner at Union Theological Seminar in New York City when she met Eric Garners’ girlfriend and baby Legacy and a group of Palestinian activists.
Could the horrific Germanwings Jetliner disaster have been prevented? Why didn’t the psychiatrists who gave Andreas Lubitz notes stating that he was too sick to work send copies of those letters to the airlines?
Would you trust an expert to help you find a spouse without knowing anything about your potential partner or without knowing what he/she looks like? Should colleges protect students from feeling hurt or upset about controversial subject matter? Should schools and universities teach relationship and sex education courses? Tune in and hear what John Jay Sociologist Jim Vrettos and Beatty think about these contemporary issues.
A Johns Hopkins study found that most marriage counseling is a waste of time, money and energy on the part of everyone and that 25% of couples are WORSE off than when they started. Tune in and hear what Beatty believes must happen if couples therapy is to be successful. She also stressed the importance of having strong policies and programs in place in our schools, colleges and work places that will protect victims of sexual assault, including emotional and verbal abuse. Without them we are victimizing innocent people and enabling perpetrators.