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Psych Up Live

By Dr. Suzanne B. Phillips

Psych Up Live turns up your psychological perspective on life issues. With a wide variety of guests, Host Suzanne Phillips passes forward the latest in books, findings, and information relevant to your life and the world you live in. She explores topics as varied as family relationships, binge eating and violence on campus. In a conversational style, Suzanne and her guests translate the latest in psychology to exemplify ways of coping with child rearing, divorce, medical diagnosis, campus violence and social anxiety. She engages her guests with questions, often voicing her own thoughts or sharing related stories. What is particularly exciting about Psych Up Live is the opportunity for you to call in with your own stories, questions and opinions. Psych Up Live captures your attention as it considers life issues that will intrigue and inform you each Thursday at 11 AM Pacific Time, 2PM Eastern Time on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel.

  1. 1.
    How Do We Cope With Two Epidemics – COVID-19 and Violence10/01/2020
    57:17
  2. 2.
    Encore Blended: Personal Stories of the Stepfamily Experience09/24/2020
    53:48
  3. 3.
    Preventing Physician Suicide – Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation09/17/2020
    56:27
  4. 4.
    Encore The Relationship Between Suicide Prevention and Gun Safety09/10/2020
    53:02
  5. 5.
    Encore The Importance of Understanding the Power Paradox09/03/2020
    52:21
  6. 6.
    The Single Fathers Due to Cancer Support Group – Finding Their Way Together08/27/2020
    56:37
  7. 7.
    Encore Helping Adults Caring for Children Who Have Faced Trauma08/20/2020
    52:40
  8. 8.
    Encore 'How to Identify and Heal Intergenerational Trauma'08/13/2020
    56:08
  1. 9.
    Encore: Understanding and Responding to Ambiguous Loss08/06/2020
    55:51
  2. 10.
    Constructive Conflict – Make Your Arguments Matter07/30/2020
    52:11
  3. 11.
    Beyond Burnout: The Moral Injury of Doctors07/23/2020
    54:07
  4. 12.
    Encore Digital Aggression: Understanding Your Online Exposure07/16/2020
    57:06
  5. 13.
    Encore The Road to Reconciliation: Pitfalls and Possibilities07/09/2020
    55:50
  6. 14.
    Encore Narrative 4: The Power of The Story Exchange To Foster Radical Empathy and Hope07/02/2020
    56:00
  7. 15.
    Behaving Bravely: Tools for Making Important Life Changes06/25/2020
    53:50
  8. 16.
    What Can Parents Do When Their Children Are Sad?06/18/2020
    54:14
  9. 17.
    Why Do People Feel Fear and Attraction to Horror Movies, Haunted Houses, Creepiness and Clowns?06/11/2020
    50:33
  10. 18.
    Bearing the Unbearable: Understanding How to Be With Grief06/04/2020
    55:38
  11. 19.
    Encore Not Exactly Love: A Memoir of Domestic Violence05/28/2020
    54:31
  12. 20.
    Encore Tell Your Children about the Dangers of Todays Marijuana05/21/2020
    53:39
  13. 21.
    Encore: Understanding and Overcoming Binge Eating05/14/2020
    56:07
  14. 22.
    Teens and College Kids Sheltered-in-Place with Parents: Challenges and Connections05/07/2020
    56:57
  15. 23.
    Encore Owning Bipolar Disorder - A Guide for Patients and Family04/30/2020
    53:56
  16. 24.
    The Kids Are All Right: Fostering Resilience through the Parent-Child Connection during Covid-1904/23/2020
    52:27
  17. 25.
    Covid 19-Support and Stress Reduction for Medical and Mental Health Professionals04/16/2020
    54:32
  18. 26.
    Encore The Power of Children's Books To Address Fears and Feelings04/09/2020
    54:35
  19. 27.
    Alternative Medicine and the Surprising Power of Belief04/02/2020
    52:22
  20. 28.
    Understanding the Gender Creative Child: What Parents and Professionals Need to Know03/26/2020
    54:54
  21. 29.
    Encore Living Well with Migraine03/19/2020
    52:12
  22. 30.
    Encore: Using Mindfulness: A Mini Course With Major Benefits03/12/2020
    53:09
  23. 31.
    Encore Sexual Trafficking: A Trauma-Informed Approach to Prevention and Healing03/05/2020
    54:12
  24. 32.
    Digital Aggression: Understanding Your Online Exposure02/27/2020
    57:06
  25. 33.
    Encore Are You in Love or Trapped in a Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome?02/20/2020
    51:32
  26. 34.
    How to Speak to Your Kids about Sex, Dating, Consent, Porn and More02/13/2020
    56:05
  27. 35.
    Encore Worry No More! 4 Steps To Stop Worrying And Start Living02/06/2020
    56:25
  28. 36.
    Police Suicide: An Epidemic of Tragic Loss01/30/2020
    55:22
  29. 37.
    Identifying Small Mistakes To Succeed in Big and Small Goals01/23/2020
    55:11
  30. 38.
    Encore A Story of Ending Porn Addiction and Starting Reboot Nation01/16/2020
    54:34
  31. 39.
    Insider Look with Dr. Serani of her Suspense Novel, 'The Ninth Session'01/09/2020
    49:37
  32. 40.
    Encore 'Understanding and Treating Insomnia'01/02/2020
    53:03
  33. 41.
    Encore The Friendship Fix- Dealing with Good, Bad, Virtual and Changing Friends12/26/2019
    53:04
  34. 42.
    Why and How Does Shopping Become an Addiction?12/19/2019
    50:03
  35. 43.
    Encore: Shame: Free Yourself, Find Joy and Build True Self-Esteem12/12/2019
    53:48
  36. 44.
    Understanding and Responding to Ambiguous Loss12/05/2019
    55:51
  37. 45.
    Encore: Mutual Rescue: The Benefits When People and Pets Adopt Each Other11/28/2019
    53:16
  38. 46.
    Teen Violence in America-Can We Save Our Teens?11/21/2019
    54:55
  39. 47.
    Encore: 'Soldier On: Life After Deployment' - An Inside Look at a New Documentary'11/14/2019
    54:02
  40. 48.
    Wildhood: Adolescence Across Species11/07/2019
    56:24
  41. 49.
    Is Masculinity Toxic? A Question We Need to Consider10/31/2019
    57:47
  42. 50.
    Encore: Surviving Cancer: Personal Glimpses of Resilience10/24/2019
    56:20
  43. 51.
    The Road to Reconciliation: Pitfalls and Possibilities10/17/2019
    55:50
  44. 52.
    Mindful Tips To Support Mental Health in Adults and Kids10/10/2019
    56:10
  45. 53.
    Encore: Postpartum Depression Misunderstood and Overlooked10/03/2019
    54:58
  46. 54.
    Encore: The Heart of the Fight: The Basis of Great Relationships09/26/2019
    56:12
  47. 55.
    Encore: Stealth Predators: Recognizing Them and Protecting Ourselves09/19/2019
    56:49
  48. 56.
    Encore: Challenging Casanova: How Promiscuous are Young Men?09/12/2019
    54:42
  49. 57.
    Encore: 'Recovery from Bullying: An Insider's Journey and Mission'09/05/2019
    56:42
  50. 58.
    Encore: The Tantrum Survival Guide: Love, Sanity and Parenting08/29/2019
    55:36
  51. 59.
    Encore: The Relationship Between Suicide Prevention and Gun Safety08/22/2019
    53:02
  52. 60.
    Encore: Can a Parent Help Their Child or Teen With Overeating?08/15/2019
    53:30
  53. 61.
    Encore: The 27 Wrong Reasons Society Blames You for Being Single08/08/2019
    54:08
  54. 62.
    Encore: Tell Your Children about the Dangers of Todays Marijuana08/01/2019
    53:39
  55. 63.
    The Psychological Impact of Zero Tolerance: Fear, Loss, Hope07/25/2019
    55:54
  56. 64.
    Encore: Taking Revenge A Better Way07/18/2019
    55:18
  57. 65.
    Encore: Gossip: Is it a Character Flaw or a Social Skill?07/11/2019
    55:05
  58. 66.
    Encore: Buzz: Understanding Sensation Seeking and Thrill Seeking07/04/2019
    55:39
  59. 67.
    Todays Teenage Girls - Challenges, Needs, Fears and Joys06/27/2019
    52:57
  60. 68.
    Update on The Immigration Crisis - Whats Really Going On?06/20/2019
    52:44
  61. 69.
    Dr. Grossmark: The Role of The Unobtrusive Relational Analyst06/13/2019
    55:20
  62. 70.
    Shame: Free Yourself, Find Joy and Build True Self-Esteem06/06/2019
    53:48
  63. 71.
    Building Resilience in Teens: Goals and Activities05/30/2019
    55:13
  64. 72.
    Encore: 'Almost Sunrise': A Journey to Heal the Moral Injuries of War05/23/2019
    53:06
  65. 73.
    The Tantrum Survival Guide: Love, Sanity and Parenting05/16/2019
    55:36
  66. 74.
    Mutual Rescue: The Benefits When People and Pets Adopt Each Other05/09/2019
    53:16
  67. 75.
    Encore: Your Brain on Porn: Understanding Internet Porn Addiction05/02/2019
    55:30
  68. 76.
    Encore: When Your Child is Gay: What You Need to Know04/25/2019
    53:44
  69. 77.
    Protecting Yourself from Emotional Predators04/18/2019
    57:27
  70. 78.
    Tell Your Children about the Dangers of Todays Marijuana04/11/2019
    53:39
  71. 79.
    Encore: Coping with The Narcissist You Know04/04/2019
    55:03
  72. 80.
    Encore: Not Broken: Addressing Miscarriage and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss03/28/2019
    53:18
  73. 81.
    The Reasons We All Fall For Fake News03/21/2019
    55:27
  74. 82.
    Encore: Understanding and Overcoming Binge Eating03/14/2019
    56:07
  75. 83.
    Encore: The Sex Myth: The Gap Between Our Fantasies and Reality03/07/2019
    55:54
  76. 84.
    Encore: A Transgender Journey: When Our Son Became a Daughter02/28/2019
    55:30
  77. 85.
    Conquer Trauma: An Online Course Offers a Healing Journey02/21/2019
    48:59
  78. 86.
    The 27 Wrong Reasons Society Blames You for Being Single02/14/2019
    54:08
  79. 87.
    Postpartum Depression Misunderstood and Overlooked02/07/2019
    54:58
  80. 88.
    The Relationship Between Suicide Prevention and Gun Safety01/31/2019
    53:02
  81. 89.
    Encore: Making Mindful Self-Compassion Work for You01/24/2019
    52:58
  82. 90.
    Taking Revenge A Better Way01/17/2019
    55:18
  83. 91.
    Encore: Owning Bipolar Disorder - A Guide for Patients and Family01/10/2019
    53:56
  84. 92.
    Can a Parent Help Their Child or Teen With Overeating?01/03/2019
    53:30
  85. 93.
    Encore: Canine Companions for Independence12/27/2018
    51:27
  86. 94.
    Encore: Re-Story You and Take Charge of Your Life12/20/2018
    56:36
  87. 95.
    Encore: The Sex Myth: The Gap Between Our Fantasies and Reality12/13/2018
    55:54
  88. 96.
    Grief Doesn't Take a Holiday: Helping Families and Children Cope12/06/2018
    56:43
  89. 97.
    Encore: Are Gender Role Stereotypes Crippling Your Love Life?11/29/2018
    51:18
  90. 98.
    Encore: The Portable Calm: Changing the Brain, Building Resilience11/22/2018
    57:35
  91. 99.
    'Almost Sunrise': A Journey to Heal the Moral Injuries of War11/15/2018
    53:06
  92. 100.
    Encore: Narrative 4: The Power of The Story Exchange To Foster Radical Empathy and Hope11/08/2018
    56:00
  93. 101.
    Embracing Life After Cancer: An Unplanned Journey11/01/2018
    51:15
  94. 102.
    Encore: The Heart of the Fight: The Basis of Great Relationships10/25/2018
    56:12
  95. 103.
    The Immigration Crisis: An Attorney's Insider Perspective10/18/2018
    58:02
  96. 104.
    The Power of Play - Why Pediatricians Are Prescribing It!10/11/2018
    54:37
  97. 105.
    Owning Bipolar Disorder - A Guide for Patients and Family10/04/2018
    53:56
  98. 106.
    Can We Change Bullies to Buddies?09/27/2018
    54:59
  99. 107.
    Making Mindful Self-Compassion Work for You09/20/2018
    52:58
  100. 108.
    Encore: Parents Building Connections with Kids on the Autism Spectrum09/13/2018
    54:10
  101. 109.
    Encore: Understanding Anorexia in Males09/06/2018
    54:10
  102. 110.
    Encore: Coping With Life Stressors and the 7 Mid-life Tsunamis08/30/2018
    53:34
  103. 111.
    Encore: Worry No More! 4 Steps To Stop Worrying And Start Living08/23/2018
    56:25
  104. 112.
    Encore: Understanding and Overcoming Binge Eating08/16/2018
    56:07
  105. 113.
    Giving Sexual Consent-Lessons to Learn08/09/2018
    55:00
  106. 114.
    'Recovery from Bullying: An Insider's Journey and Mission'08/02/2018
    56:42
  107. 115.
    Stealth Predators: Recognizing Them and Protecting Ourselves07/26/2018
    56:49
  108. 116.
    Encore: Are you a Risk Taker or a Sensation Seeker?07/19/2018
    54:55
  109. 117.
    Encore: Blended: Personal Stories of the Stepfamily Experience07/12/2018
    53:48
  110. 118.
    Encore: Fostering Children's Natural Resilience with Ordinary Magic07/05/2018
    55:18
  111. 119.
    Surviving Bipolar Disorder: Wisdom from Two Bipolar Chicks06/28/2018
    53:39
  112. 120.
    Encore: Saving The Marriage After The Affair06/21/2018
    52:24
  113. 121.
    Treatment for Sexual Offenders: How Available and Effective?06/14/2018
    53:38
  114. 122.
    Encore: The Importance of Understanding the Power Paradox06/07/2018
    52:21
  115. 123.
    Gossip: Is it a Character Flaw or a Social Skill?05/31/2018
    55:05
  116. 124.
    Encore: Why Women Bully Women in the Workplace05/24/2018
    52:09
  117. 125.
    Are You in Love or Trapped in a Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome?05/17/2018
    51:32
  118. 126.
    Treating Eating Disorders: When Words Fail and Bodies Speak05/10/2018
    55:19
  119. 127.
    Encore: 'How to Identify and Heal Intergenerational Trauma'05/03/2018
    56:08
  120. 128.
    Are Gender Role Stereotypes Crippling Your Love Life?04/26/2018
    51:18
  121. 129.
    Encore: Not Broken: Addressing Miscarriage and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss04/19/2018
    53:18
  122. 130.
    Encore: When is Divorce the Best Decision?04/12/2018
    57:01
  123. 131.
    Parents Building Connections with Kids on the Autism Spectrum04/05/2018
    54:10
  124. 132.
    Encore: The Proven Benefits of Self-Compassion in Daily Life03/29/2018
    53:46
  125. 133.
    Encore: Couples and Their Couple Friendships03/22/2018
    54:15
  126. 134.
    Say it Forward - Stories Can Heal and Inspire03/15/2018
    52:10
  127. 135.
    Encore: Consent Stories: Understanding the Language of Sexual Connection03/08/2018
    54:09
  128. 136.
    Encore: The Story of a Transgender Marriage: When a Husband Became a Wife03/01/2018
    53:19
  129. 137.
    Healing to Action: A Movement to Overcome Gender Violence02/22/2018
    51:49
  130. 138.
    The Portable Calm: Changing the Brain, Building Resilience02/15/2018
    57:35
  131. 139.
    A Story of Ending Porn Addiction and Starting Reboot Nation02/08/2018
    54:34
  132. 140.
    Understanding and Overcoming Binge Eating02/01/2018
    56:07
  133. 141.
    Your Brain on Porn: Understanding Internet Porn Addiction01/25/2018
    55:30
  134. 142.
    Encore: Confronting Ageism: Discrimination Based on Age01/11/2018
    54:31
  135. 143.
    Encore: The Available Parent - Maximize the Relationship with Your Teen or Tween01/04/2018
    56:51
  136. 144.
    Encore: The Importance of Understanding the Power Paradox12/28/2017
    52:21
  137. 145.
    Broadway's Come From Away- A Chat with Producer and Cast Member12/21/2017
    53:27
  138. 146.
    'Understanding and Increasing Female Sexual Desire'12/14/2017
    52:05
  139. 147.
    Violence: A Contagious Disease that Can Be Cured12/07/2017
    50:47
  140. 148.
    The Proven Benefits of Self-Compassion in Daily Life11/30/2017
    53:46
  141. 149.
    Encore: Canine Companions for Independence11/23/2017
    51:27
  142. 150.
    Running With Mindfulness11/16/2017
    53:00
  143. 151.
    Encore: A Guide on Dating and Sex for the 21st Century Teen Boy11/09/2017
    54:51
  144. 152.
    Living Well with Migraine11/02/2017
    52:12
  145. 153.
    'Understanding and Treating Insomnia'10/26/2017
    53:03
  146. 154.
    Couples and Their Couple Friendships10/19/2017
    54:15
  147. 155.
    Mindful Aging: A Radically Different Outlook for Embracing Life10/12/2017
    49:57
  148. 156.
    Encore: Not Exactly Love: A Memoir of Domestic Violence10/05/2017
    54:31
  149. 157.
    Encore: How Cinderella Grew Up, Became an Empowered Woman and Took on Lifes Challenges09/28/2017
    54:13
  150. 158.
    Dispel the Diet Myths for Successful Weight Loss09/21/2017
    53:29
  151. 159.
    Encore: Buddy System: Understanding Male Friendships09/14/2017
    53:57
  152. 160.
    Encore: 'Making Love Matter When Marriage Gets Messy'09/07/2017
    53:13
  153. 161.
    Encore: How Children and Adolescents Grow and Heal In Groups08/31/2017
    51:27
  154. 162.
    Why Women Bully Women in the Workplace08/24/2017
    52:09
  155. 163.
    Worry No More! 4 Steps To Stop Worrying And Start Living08/17/2017
    56:25
  156. 164.
    How to Survive and Thrive After Midlife Divorce08/10/2017
    53:57
  157. 165.
    Meet the Director And Cast Members of 'The Sex Myth- A Devised Play'08/03/2017
    53:51
  158. 166.
    Fertility Challenges, Choices and Possibilities07/27/2017
    54:22
  159. 167.
    Sexual Trafficking: A Trauma-Informed Approach to Prevention and Healing07/20/2017
    54:12
  160. 168.
    Deeper Dating: Embracing Your True Self to Find Real Love07/13/2017
    55:01
  161. 169.
    Understanding Anorexia in Males07/06/2017
    54:10
  162. 170.
    Are You Always On? Living in A Connected World06/29/2017
    53:03
  163. 171.
    The Power of Children's Books To Address Fears and Feelings06/22/2017
    54:35
  164. 172.
    The Importance of Understanding the Power Paradox06/15/2017
    52:21
  165. 173.
    Not Broken: Addressing Miscarriage and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss06/08/2017
    53:18
  166. 174.
    '13 Reasons Why' : What is the Impact of Media on Teen Suicide?06/01/2017
    52:08
  167. 175.
    Using Mindfulness: A Mini Course With Major Benefits05/25/2017
    53:09
  168. 176.
    Recognizing The Impact of Non-Physical Violence in our Daily Lives05/18/2017
    53:52
  169. 177.
    The Story of a Transgender Marriage: When a Husband Became a Wife05/11/2017
    53:19
  170. 178.
    How Women Decide: What's True, What's Not and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices05/04/2017
    54:30
  171. 179.
    Understanding and Healing Sexually Betrayed Boys and Men04/27/2017
    55:15
  172. 180.
    Narrative 4: The Power of The Story Exchange To Foster Radical Empathy and Hope04/20/2017
    56:00
  173. 181.
    Child Custody and Domestic Violence: Are the Courts Protecting Kids?04/13/2017
    54:38
  174. 182.
    Encore: Coping with The Narcissist You Know04/06/2017
    55:03
  175. 183.
    'How to Identify and Heal Intergenerational Trauma'03/30/2017
    56:08
  176. 184.
    The 7 Laws of Magical Thinking - Why We Need Irrational Beliefs03/23/2017
    53:45
  177. 185.
    When is Divorce the Best Decision?03/16/2017
    57:01
  178. 186.
    When Your Child is Gay: What You Need to Know03/02/2017
    53:44
  179. 187.
    Not Exactly Love: A Memoir of Domestic Violence02/23/2017
    54:31
  180. 188.
    It is Never Too Late To Change!02/16/2017
    53:59
  181. 189.
    The Available Parent - Maximize the Relationship with Your Teen or Tween02/09/2017
    56:51
  182. 190.
    Challenging Casanova: How Promiscuous are Young Men?02/02/2017
    54:42
  183. 191.
    Could Grandpa Be Depressed? Recognizing Depression in Later Life01/26/2017
    55:45
  184. 192.
    Deeper Dating: Embracing Your True Self to Find Real Love01/19/2017
    55:01
  185. 193.
    Middle School Moms --The Most Stressed of All01/12/2017
    55:55
  186. 194.
    From Compulsive Shopping in the US to Preventing HIV/AIDS With Teens in Africa01/05/2017
    53:42
  187. 195.
    Encore: Surviving Cancer: Personal Glimpses of Resilience12/29/2016
    56:20
  188. 196.
    Encore: Help for Children Caregivers: American Association of Caregiving Youth12/22/2016
    54:36
  189. 197.
    How Children and Adolescents Grow and Heal In Groups12/15/2016
    51:27
  190. 198.
    Retrain Your Brain to Reduce Anxiety and Depression12/08/2016
    54:02
  191. 199.
    Understanding Anorexia in Males12/01/2016
    54:10
  192. 200.
    Encore: Canine Companions for Independence11/24/2016
    51:27

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