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L.A. Not So Confidential: The Premier Forensic Psychology Podcast

L.A. Not So Confidential: The Premier Forensic Psychology Podcast

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An L.A. based podcast brought to you by two forensic psychologists who dissect the intersections where true crime, forensic psychology, and entertainment meet. "True Crime, Psychology & Snark: Trust Us. We're Doctors."
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56. Tragic Kingdom: Disney Crimes
True Crime & Disney- two of our favorite things! To mark the month we were supposed to be in Orlando, we decided to move ahead with an episode dedicated to all things tragic in the Kingdom of Disney.  We start on a light note, talking about the reasons why adults love Disney and adults behaving badly at the theme parks. Then we cover the disappearance of Disney Cruise Line employee, Rebecca Coriam, the family murder at Celebration Florida, and the murder of original Mouseketeer, Dennis Day.  Today's episode was edited by Jason Usry.  Witch Dance 2020: https://vimeo.com/467013454/894731aeca Mentions: Yeah No Yeah podcast https://www.yeahnopodcast.com/  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:39:32
October 21, 2020
55. Listener Questions #3 (Part 2)
We had a ton of listener questions stacked up, some fun, some serious, and some that could definitely be full episodes all on their own! This is Part 2 and Part 1 was released last week. In this episode we discuss movie tropes, the effects of social media, the toxic lead theory of rise of violence crime in the 80's, and the dangers of the warrior persona of law enforcement.  Barbara Streisand's Wacky Basement video: https://youtu.be/rxRW6s2lH5s Challenge Coins: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/merch You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:26:58
October 7, 2020
54. Listener Questions #3 (Part 1)
We had a ton of listener questions stacked up, some fun, some serious, and some that could definitely be full episodes all on their own! This is Part 1 and Part 2 will be released next week. In this episode we discuss Autism Spectrum Disorder, more Psychopathy & serial killers questions, Havana Syndrome, and lots of fun stuff about what we would do if we weren't psychologists and where we see ourselves in 5 years.   Remember to use the code LANOTSO for 20% off at https://www.manscaped.com Challenge Coins: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/merch You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:38:39
September 30, 2020
53. Female Sexual Homicide Offenders
In this episode the doctors talk about the extremely rare crimes of Female Sexual Homicide Offenders, with an overview of current, yet small amount of, current academic research. They also talk about convicted child murderer Melissa Huckaby and The Moors Murders. They also do a quick review on female sex offender typologies.   Remember to use the code LANOTSO for 20% off at https://www.manscaped.com  Challenge Coins: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/merch  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:40:41
September 16, 2020
52. Authority, Influence, & Active Bystandership
This week the docs cover the infamous studies of Psychology giants Stanley Milgram & Philip Zimbardo. These social psychologists contributed heavily to the way we understand how people's behavior can be influenced, for better and for worse. They also connect some of the more recent concepts like Active Bystandership to contemporary issues.  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:24:14
September 2, 2020
51. The Violence of Sports Fandom
How far are you willing to go for your team? This week the doctors talk about the research and psychology behind our obsession with sports and how it can turn deadly in an instant. They will explore what sports mean to our identity and what the risk factors are for violent interactions.   Bryan Stow Foundation: https://bryanstowfoundation.org/  When Mommy Loves Bama and Daddy Loves Auburn: https://www.amazon.com/When-Mommy-Loves-Daddy-Auburn/dp/0989435202/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=mommy+loves+auburn&qid=1597698817&sr=8-1  The Long Shot documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDxISykYRc4 You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:34:34
August 19, 2020
50. Police Pursuits
Entertainment or dangerous blood sport? From OJ to dancing fleeing felons... the docs explore why we love police pursuits here in L.A. and why we probably shouldn't.  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:43:46
August 5, 2020
49. Internet Facilitated Sexual Offenses, Part 3
Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh wrap up this three part series by addressing solicitation offenders aka the To Catch a Predator types. They talk about the ethics of such investigations when crossed over in the world of entertainment. We also break down typologies, the criminal & mental health backgrounds of these offenders, and what life after prison looks like for such criminals.   Mentions: HBO's I'll Be Gone in the Dark: https://www.hbo.com/ill-be-gone-in-the-dark Down to Earth: https://www.netflix.com/title/80230601 Yeah No Yeah podcast: https://anchor.fm/yeah-no-yeah/episodes/Chris-Hansen-and-How-NOT-To-Catch-a-Predator-Is-it-Just-Punkd-for-Pervs-eb85vf Criminal Perspective podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/decoys-perspective-casey-mauro/id1471068303?i=1000484990800 Perverted Justice watchdog group: http://www.perverted-justice.com/ The Last Undercover book by Bob Hamer: https://www.amazon.com/Last-Undercover-Story-Agents-Dangerous/dp/1599951010 Getting Off podcast: https://www.gettingoffpod.com/  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:39:02
July 22, 2020
48. Internet Facilitated Sexual Offenses, Part 2
Another installment in this multi-part series on Internet Facilitated Sex Crimes. In Part 1, we gave you a broad overview and some stats in how this horrific phenomenon exploded with the progression of technology. In this episode (Part 2), we will talk specifically about Child Pornography offenders and in a further, subsequent episode will dissect the motivations and typologies of Sexual Solicitation offenders.  The Nether by Jennifer Haley: https://www.amazon.com/Nether-Jennifer-Haley/dp/0573703914  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
58:15
July 3, 2020
47. Internet Facilitated Sexual Offenses, Part 1
Hide yo kids! We are here to bring you a multi-part series on Internet Facilitated Sex Crimes. In Part 1, we give you a broad overview and some stats in how this horrific phenomenon exploded with the progression of technology. In Part 2, released separately & later this week, we will talk specifically about Child Pornography offenders and in a further, subsequent episode will dissect the motivations and typologies of Sexual Solicitation offenders.  ChickenHawk partial documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40JHGnvVPeQ Terre de Hommes: https://youtu.be/aGmKmVvCzkw You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
56:34
July 1, 2020
46. Law Enforcement Wellness with the End of Watch Podcast, Part 2
We are dropping Part 2 of our conversation with Bootsy + Sal of the End of Watch podcast. Not only is the content very important, but we thought it important to give some additional insight into the world of law enforcement while we are taking time to work on another project. Hopefully, you’ve already listened to Part 1 in episode 44! This was recorded before the current civil unrest, so we don’t address that directly. We discuss the drinking culture in LE, make comparisons to the military and Dr. Shiloh talks briefly about her officer involved shootings. Please note that in each of her incidents, no suspects were injured by gunfire. The only person physically injured was her partner who was shot and survived.  WATCH THE ENTIRE CONVERSATION ON THE END OF WATCH YOUTUBE CHANNEL!  End of Watch with Bootsy + Sal podcast: https://anchor.fm/end-of-watch  End of Watch with Bootsy + Sal YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQQtD0_4_V5frrfsZhK3bGg  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
53:46
June 10, 2020
45. QAnon & The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories
Down the rabbit hole we go...Let us introduce you to the conspiracy theories of QAnon and the timely COVID "connections," while exploring how & why seemingly average people can fall for conspiracy theories.  Mentions:  QAnon Anonymous podcast: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/qanon-anonymous/e/55750815 Reply All podcast: https://gimletmedia.com/shows/reply-all Yeah No Yeah podcast: https://anchor.fm/yeah-no-yeah/episodes/Covid-19-and-the-Plague-of-Celebs-on-Social-Media-Imagine-Shutting-Up-eddnss Promos:  Believe It Or Don't! podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/believe-it-or-dont-with-kristen-and-caleb/id1329341417 Huge thanks to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode! You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:31:08
May 27, 2020
44. Law Enforcement Wellness with the End of Watch Podcast, Part 1
Please enjoy this crossover episode with Bootsy & Sal of the End of Watch podcast for a real conversation about the toll a law enforcement career can take. From undercover work, to physical injuries, to shootings- we cover the many reasons why law enforcement officers can silently suffer and what is being done to combat it.  PART 2 OF THIS CONVERSATION CAN BE FOUND ON THE END OF WATCH PODCAST FEED OR WATCH THE ENTIRE CONVERSATION ON THEIR YOUTUBE CHANNEL! End of Watch with Bootsy + Sal podcast: https://anchor.fm/end-of-watch End of Watch with Bootsy + Sal YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQQtD0_4_V5frrfsZhK3bGg Mentions: Die-Alogue: A True Crime Conversation podcast https://www.rebekahsebastian.com/diealoguepod You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
52:16
May 13, 2020
43. Crisis & Hostage Negotiations
With help from their friend and veteran crisis negotiator, Sgt. Harry Drucker, Doctors Shiloh and Scott discuss the psychological considerations given to the field of crisis negotiations. Additionally, they give you the formula for your next hostage- themed script while reviewing some classics like Dog Day Afternoon & some terrible hostage movies like JCVD and Hostage.  Mentions: 3 Men and A Mystery YouTube channel & podcast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKnIEdSRtgv5ckALrL7TLCQ You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:31:55
April 29, 2020
Trauma in Essential Workers After COVID-19
A listener question stemming from her own concern about relatives working in the medical field spawned this mini episode. The doctors talk grit, gratitude and self-care while addressing how much trauma we can expect to see after the COVID-19 pandemic is over.  Mentions: Road To Resilience podcast https://www.mountsinai.org/about/newsroom/road-resilience/calm-through-chaos You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
26:43
April 20, 2020
42. Con Men & The Dark Triad
Today we are covering the Psychology of the Con, including victim selection & the Psychology of the Con Artist which includes the Dark Triad of personality characteristics.  Promo: Women & Crime https://womenandcrimepodcast.com/ Mentions:  Private Investigation for the Missing blog https://investigationsforthemissing.org/ Missing Maura Murray podcast http://www.mauramurraydoc.com/ Fool Me Twice podcast https://www.foolmetwicepod.com/ The Confidence Game by Maria Konnikova https://www.mariakonnikova.com/books/the-confidence-game/ Talking To Strangers by Malcom Gladwell https://www.littlebrown.com/titles/malcolm-gladwell/talking-to-strangers/9780316478526/ Online Machiavellianism test: https://openpsychometrics.org/tests/MACH-IV/ You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:25:59
April 15, 2020
41. Shitstorm 2020
Recording remotely, thanks to COVID-19, the doctors have a few tips to maintain your mental wellness in these unprecedented times. And, to keep things light, they review a number of serial and mystery poopers and discuss possible motivations for this behavior. They also touch on Coprophilia; from a safe distance, of course. Promo: Mind Over Murder podcast https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/mind-over-murder Mentions: Florida Men podcast https://floridamenpodcast.com/home/ Get your tickets to the 2020 True Crime Podcast Festival by following this link and save 10%: https://truecrimepodcastfestival.com/LANSC You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:26:29
April 1, 2020
40. Affluenza & Pathological Parents
In these times of social distancing, we are bringing you a different kind of "sickness." What do you get when you have highly pathological & toxic parenting and loads of money? You get a child who acts like he sees his parents act, a person with very little empathy and a horrible decision-maker. In this episode we discuss the Affluenza Teen, Ethan Couch, his parents and the evolution of the term, affluenza.  Promo: Here's My Story podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/heres-my-story/id1493217813 Mentions: Getting Off podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/getting-off/id1309689589 Get your tickets to the 2020 True Crime Podcast Festival by following this link and save 10%: https://truecrimepodcastfestival.com/LANSC  You can find all of our resources on our website: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:36:26
March 18, 2020
39. Killer Athletes
Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh dive into the "wild world of sports" this week and look at professional athletes and their violent crimes, specifically focusing on murder. They explore the unique cultural aspects of the Oscar Pistorius case and the numerous contributing factors to Aaron Hernandez' involvement in multiple murder and attempted murder cases.  Huge thanks to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:38:21
March 4, 2020
38. Lost Girls & The Long Island Serial Killer - Author Robert Kolker Interview
Dr. Shiloh & Dr. Scott are very pleased to speak with writer Robert Kolker, author of Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery, the best-selling book about the women who have fallen victim to the Long Island Serial Killer. The book has also been adapted into a film set for release on Netflix in March 2020.  Get your tickets to the 2020 True Crime Podcast Festival by following this link and save 10%: https://truecrimepodcastfestival.com/LANSC Huge thanks to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode. Explore sponsorship  opportunities and start monetizing your podcast by signing up here: https://podcorn.com/podcasters/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:01:39
February 19, 2020
37. Familicide
Now this is a scary concept and difficult one to define, but we try! We dive into known research on murder-suicide & family annihilation by highlighting the Lizzie Borden case and some modern day cases that follow and divert from the traditional profiles.   Huge thanks to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode. Explore sponsorship  opportunities and start monetizing your podcast by signing up here: https://podcorn.com/podcasters/  Mentions: Broken Harts Podcast https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/how-stuff-works/broken-harts You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:33:03
February 5, 2020
36. Cannibalism: Cops to Chemists
Dr. Shiloh & Dr. Scott use the cannibal cop case as a jumping off point for exploring the etiology of cannibalism and the ways it has been intertwined into other true crime stories. They also discuss intrusive thoughts that we all experience, the development of fantasies and the danger of criminally prosecuting someone for their disturbing thoughts.   Huge thanks to Podcorn for sponsoring this episode. Explore sponsorship opportunities and start monetizing your podcast by signing up here: https://podcorn.com/podcasters/  Mentions: Crime Con 2020: https://www.crimecon.com/cc20-orlando  Robert Kolker: http://robertkolker.com/  Sex Explained: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11390530/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1  You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:30:34
January 22, 2020
35. Capgras Syndrome
The rare condition of Capgras Syndrome (believing a loved one has been replaced by an imposter) is discussed with some true crime murder examples from the 1800's to current day.  Mentions: Anchor: anchor.fm You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:18:49
January 8, 2020
You Tube Announcement: Live Show Event with Die-Alogue Podcast
Please check out the live show event with Rebekah Sebastian of Yellow Tape True Crime Triva and Die-Alogue that took place on October 20, 2019 at The Friend Bar in Silverlake, CA.  If you want to fast forward to the interview portion, it starts at 20:26.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eHSHlkg4WsA&t=5s https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/
01:29
December 21, 2019
34. Listener Questions #2
The doctors take some fun and deep questions from their listeners about pedophile documentaries, teen suicide rates & social media, preventing violence in schools, as well as the best/ worst parts about their jobs, self-care, what kind of music they listen to and whether or not they go to therapy themselves!  Mentions:  Die-Alogue podcast https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/diealoguepodcast  Reid Meloy http://drreidmeloy.com/ 10ish podcast https://www.10ishpod.com/ Slow Burn podcast https://slate.com/podcasts/slow-burn/s3/biggie-and-tupac Cold podcast https://thecoldpodcast.com/ Missing Maura Murray podcast http://crawlspace-media.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:43:30
December 11, 2019
33. Vintage Los Angeles
Dr. Scott covers founding father, Griffith J. Griffith, and his dirty little intimate partner violence secrets at the turn of the century & Dr. Shiloh tells you about the OG criminal profiler, Dr. J. Paul de River, and his involvement in some of Los Angeles’ most horrific crimes throughout the 1930's and 1940's. Mentions: Heritage Square Museum http://heritagesquare.org/ Deranged LA Crimes http://derangedlacrimes.com/ Steve Hodel's blog https://stevehodel.com/ John Brian King https://johnbrianking.com/ Die-Alogue podcast https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/diealoguepodcast You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:34:51
November 20, 2019
32. Killer Nurses
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh delve into the world of nurses who kill their patients, and sometimes others as well. And of course we talk about everyone’s favorite fictional killer nurse, Annie Wilkes. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:39:32
November 7, 2019
31. The Fear of Clowns
For the 2019 Halloween episode, the docs bring you all things Clowns! They talk about the research behind why clowns are creepy and help define what creepiness is. They include a run down of modern negativity around clowns in crime and the media (including all the 1980's gems) and cover  the Clown Panic of 2016! Mentions: Office Ladies podcast https://www.earwolf.com/show/office-ladies/ Yellow Tape True Crime Trivia & Die-Alogue podcast https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/ Promos:  Ghost Town podcast https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/jason-horton-3/ghost-town Fool Me Twice Podcast https://www.foolmetwicepod.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:22:42
October 23, 2019
30. Intimate Partner Homicide
The doctors give you the background on the statistics and components of Intimate Partner Homicide, including stalking, coercive control, and the significance of strangulation as an act of intimate partner violence. This then leads into the story of Connie Navarro, mother of American guitarist and street artist, Dave Navarro. She and her best friend were murdered by an ex-boyfriend in 1983 when her son was 15 years-old.  The murderer was on the run for 8 years prior to his capture due to the help of the TV show America's Most Wanted and a diligent FBI investigation.  Promos:  Cult of Domesticity https://domesticpodcast.podbean.com/ Mentions:  Laura Richards, Paladin https://paladinservice.co.uk/ Real Crime Profile podcast https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/wondery/real-crime-profile Mourning Son documentary https://www.amazon.com/Mourning-Son-Dave-Navarro/dp/B019YRFEW8 You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:26:14
October 9, 2019
29. Stockholm Syndrome Revisited
After coming upon some further research, the doctors bring you this follow-up to episode #27 on Stockholm Syndrome. Please listen to the prior episode first for a historical perspective and what preliminary research says about the phenomenon. This episode highlights the evolution of the term and how it is most often being applied to forensic cases today that involve prolonged entrapment  Promos:  Die-Alogue: A True Crime Conversation https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/diealoguepodcast RSVP to our True Crime Podcast Event in Los Angeles on October 20th here: https://www.facebook.com/events/450011222265046/  Mentions:   True Crime Podcast Festival- tickets on sale now for 2020! http://truecrimepodcastfestival.com/ Getting Off Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/getting-off/id1309689589 Crawlspace Media- new and improved website! http://crawlspace-media.com/ Yellow Tape True Crime Trivia https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/ The Friend Bar https://www.thefriendbar.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:00:36
September 25, 2019
28. Folie A Deux: The Madness of Two
Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh provide a quick recap of Delusional Disorder before getting into the definition of a shared delusion or psychosis: Folie A Deux, also known as The Madness of Two. The docs talk about the bizarre true stories of The Eriksson Twins and the Slender Man assault. They also review an X-Files episode on the phenomenon as well as the movies Bug and Heavenly Creatures.  Promo:   The 10ish Podcast https://www.10ishpod.com/ Mentions:  Death By Champagne https://deathbychampagne.podbean.com/ Getting Off https://www.facebook.com/gettingoffpod/ Hong Kong Confidential http://www.hongkongconfidential.net/ Florida Men https://floridamenpodcast.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:38:28
September 11, 2019
27. Stockholm Syndrome
The doctors do a deep dive into Stockholm Syndrome by covering the  original case, the lack of validated criteria for the concept, the  evolution of how it is used and a few terrible films depicting the  relationships between captors and hostages. EPISODE NOTES Promo:  Fool Me Twice, A True Crime Podcast   www.foolmetwicepod.com Mentions:  Nordic True Crime podcast https://nordictruecrime.podbean.com/ Memory Motel podcast https://memorymotel.podbean.com/ Yellowtape True Crime Trivia https://www.yellowtapetruecrime.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:24:00
August 31, 2019
26. Mary Kay Letourneau- Crossover with Getting Off, Part 2
Re-recorded "live" show with the Getting Off podcast from the 2019 True Crime Podcast Festival. Please listen to Part 1 on the Getting Off podcast. Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh discuss psychological and legal points to the fascinating Mary Kay Letourneau case with attorneys Nick and Jessa from the Getting Off podcast. This crossover touches on the facts of the case as well as specific psychological issues, how the legal proceedings unfolded, and facts about female sex offenders. The double standard of the criminal justice system is highlighted throughout the episode. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
53:26
August 21, 2019
25. Stalking: The Crime of the 90's
The docs are back after a July break and they catch us up on the True Crime Podcast Festival in Chicago! Dr. Shiloh & Dr. Scott discuss stalking, the crime of the 90's, and the psychologcial concepts behind it for the victim and the perpetrator. They touch on Rebecca Schaeffer, the Tarasoff rule, delusional disorder & celebrity stalking in LA. Dr. Scott shares yet another professional dance story that involves stalking and a Disney rabbit hole. Dr. Shiloh regresses to high school to converse about 90's teen movies Fear and The Crush. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:35:59
August 2, 2019
24. LGBTQ+ Victims
It's Pride month and it has been 50 years since the Stonewall riots. Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh continue to highlight marginalized victims by covering several serial & mass killings in which the victims, perpetrators or motives were part of the LGBTQ+ community. Included are the Trash Bag Murders of NYC, Jeffery Dahmer, Andrew Cunanan,the Pulse nightclub shooting, Bruce MacArthur and the missing men of Toronto's Gay Village, and the mysterious circumstances of Ed Buck in Los Angeles. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:29:29
June 30, 2019
23. Listener Questions #1
You asked- we answered! The docs update you on their recent training and answer listener questions about how they met, their favorite episodes, their views on the exploitative nature of true crime entertainment, upcoming topics and tons of other stuff. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:45:00
June 8, 2019
22. Anthony Sowell & Sex Offender Risk Assessment
This episode blends story-telling of The Cleveland Strangler, Anthony Sowell, and his disregarded victims while using his case and a 2005 psych report to look at why comprehensive sex offender risk assessment is so important. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:27:41
May 25, 2019
21. Wrongfully Accused Parents
Following the interest in the Madeleine McMann disappearance, Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh talk about affect & presentation after expereincing a trauma and other similar cases throughout history, including the JonBenet Ramsey case. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:35:42
May 11, 2019
Resiliency After Trauma
This mini follow-up episode to Episode 12 on Columbine focuses on bouncing back from trauma and thriving through resiliency and post traumatic growth. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
36:57
April 30, 2019
20. Columbine: 20 Years Later
It has been 20 years, an entire generation, since the landmark mass school shooting that changed everything. Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh attempt to bring awareness to the impact the event had on April 20, 1999 and what we have learned since then. They discuss the contagion or “Columbine Effect” of media coverage of mass shootings, murder-suicide & stress event symptomology while not glamorizing the shooting or naming the murderers. They also look at the phenomenon of “Columbiners” and today’s state of school safety. Although a serious subject, the doctors manage to work in a lighter mood and talk about Dr. Scott’s former dancing career. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:35:00
April 20, 2019
19. Frank Lloyd Wright & His Dark Connections to L.A.
This episode,the docs are bringing it back to LA. They review the genius of iconic architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, and his tragic brush with death that inspired his famous designs in Los Angeles. Additionally, they explore the his son’s most infamous house in the heart of LA with the literal receipts linking it to the most notable unsolved murder in the city. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:06:38
March 30, 2019
18. The Amanda Knox Saga
We critically examine the Amanda Knox case and Netflix documentary, Amanda Knox. We will catch you up on everything that occurred over the 8 years of this saga and examine the “troubling behavior” (not our words or impressions) of Amanda during the events. However, this episode is more about the other key players in the story that shaped the wrongful convictions. We also take a glimpse at what Ms. Knox is doing now in her post-traumatic growth. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:24:51
March 13, 2019
17. Falsifying Crimes & Personality Disorders
In rare fashion, the doctors are on the heels of this week’s biggest news story, the Jussie Smollett case out of Chicago. At the release of this recording, actor and singer Jussie Smollett has been indicted and arrested for orchestrating his own hate-fueled attack and falsely reporting this to police. The community has been reeling and wondering how someone is capable of doing this. In this episode, Dr. Shiloh and Dr. Scott talk about the unique motivations for this type of crime and the types of personalities that often go along with the behavior. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:13:46
February 24, 2019
16. So You Want to be a Forensic Psychologist?
You’ve asked, so we answered! We cover all things forensic psychology in this “nerd alert” episode. This is for you if you are considering graduate school, want to know more about the legal system and psychology, want to know how the doctors found themselves here, plus some details about types of therapy and evaluations forensic psychologists conduct on a daily basis. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:18:21
February 14, 2019
15. Highway Serial Killings
This episode bring us all back to our favorite true crime subject, serial killers. And not just your average serial killer, but the special breed of trucker serial killers. Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh go into how crime analysts started realizing that highway serial killings was a nationwide epidemic before exploring specific killers featured in the docuseries, The Killing Season, the book Evil That Men Do and the podcast Happy Face, including little known facts about prolific killer Robert Ben Rhoades. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:40:22
January 27, 2019
14. Was the Unabomber an Incel? Ret. FBI Profiler James R. Fitzgerald Interview
The docs finally find a fascinating way to talk about one of their favorite miniseries, Manhunt: Unabomber. They dish about the show itself and then relate Episode 6’s topics of Incels to Ted Kaczynski with a special guest. Retired FBI profiler and forensic linguist, James R. Fitzgerald gives his insight into Kaczynski’s sexual development and struggles which was revealed the Unabomber’s own personal writings. We explore all of this and more to determine whether or not Ted Kaczynski fits the mold of an incel. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:14:41
December 17, 2018
13. Incels
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh discuss one of their most interesting topics to date: Incels or the “involuntary celebates.” They talk about the origins and evolution of the incel community and touch on various flavors of diagnoses that appear to be prevalent with these individuals. They also highlight three high-profile cases of violence perpetrated by men who aline with the incel worldview and discuss those individuals’ motives and psychological diagnoses. Lastly, they touch on the field of Threat Assessment and the lack of research currently published about this disturbing population.
1:12:03
December 1, 2018
12. Multiple Personality Disorder is Not a Thing
Dr. Scott & Dr. Shiloh psychsplain the diagnosis of Dissociation and relate it to season 1 of The Sinner and the docuseries The Keepers, while touching on several forensic psychology topics such as competency evaluations and malingering. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:33:55
November 12, 2018
The Exorcist Superfan
In this Bonus Halloween episode, Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh interview their dear friend, Al Hobbs, a super fan of the The Exorcist. He will fill us in on how he became fascinated with the movie & the book, personal stories of the real possession victim and will help us dive deeper into the experiences of the film crew and actors. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:38:03
October 31, 2018
11. The Exorcist- Crossover with Hollyweird Paranormal
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh team up with Tammie and Brice of the podcast Hollyweird Paranormal to examine the classic horror film, The Exorcist. Dr. Scott will catch you up on the history and cultural aspects of possession, while Tammie gives you the receipts on the true story of possession that influenced the movie. Then Brice fills us in on the curse of the production of the film and Dr. Shiloh finishes this thrilling episode off with a tale of a serial killer likely linked to the film. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
2:11:25
October 15, 2018
10. Never Marry A Peterson
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh analyze The Staircase documentary from a psychological perspective, covering the odd characters in the series and the influence is had on the audience & jury, as well as the struggles of families of people going through the criminal justice system. They also offer their theories of what happened. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:20:08
October 6, 2018
9. Emmy Awards Special
This episode we are bringing you something a little more light than dark (some dark, psychobabble rants included) with an episode dedicated to the crime shows we loved this last year and the nominees. Dr. Shiloh dives into the true crime story of The Assassination of Gianni Versace by exploring the background of killer Andrew Cunanan, his psychopathic tendencies, and the timeline of his spree killings, as well as the excellent, star-studded show itself. Dr. Scott then takes us into the fictional world of turn-of-the-century New York to explore the book and series, The Alienist. Mentions: American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2788432/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 The Alienist https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4604612/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 Black Mirror https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2085059/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Brothers https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6110318/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 American Horror Story: Cults https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1844624/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 The Sinner https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6048596/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 Mindhunter https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5290382/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 Killing Eve https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7016936/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 Twin Peaks: The Return https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4093826/?ref_=nv_sr_2?ref_=nv_sr_2 Wild Wild Country https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7768848/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 Fahrenheit 451 https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0360556/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:19:54
September 15, 2018
8. Light My Fire: Pyromania & Arson
This first episode of Season 2 centers around the criminal behaviors of Arson and the psychological disorder of Pyromania. After being contacted by Frank Girardot, the true crime author, about his recently released book Burned: Pyromania, Murder and a Daughter's Nightmare, Dr. Shiloh and Dr. Scott decided that it was timely to cover the story of John Orr, the most notorious serial arsonist. In this red-hot episode, they also discuss the phenomenon of firefighters who commit arson and discuss Girardot's book & the made for TV movie, Point of Origin based on the murderer's own screenplay. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:39:40
September 1, 2018
7. Cults in California
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh discuss the history of cults in Southern California and highlight some of the more historical and infamous groups from the Golden State. Dr. Scott tells his own story about being approached by the leader of Buddhafield (of Holy Hell fame) & Dr. Shiloh gives us some insight into the psychological profile of someone who joins a cult. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:31:39
April 28, 2018
6. Therapists in Entertainment
In this episode, Dr. Shiloh and Dr. Scott spend some time discussing the depictions of mental health professionals in TV and film, as well as some non-fiction "psychotherapists." They take some of your suggestions from social media and touch on some of their favorites including Stepbrothers and Color of Night. They discuss the ethical considerations and reality of these not so realistic characters. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:08:02
March 14, 2018
5. Paraphilias
Dive into a clinical discussion on Paraphilic Disorders; unique, and often problematic, sexual interests and attractions. Dr. Shiloh and Dr. Scott discuss the most often diagnosed paraphilias as well as some of the more disturbing and criminal sexual interests. They also explore the connection to the recent Netflix documentary, Voyeur. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:11:01
January 15, 2018
4. Writing Minds- Jennifer Haley Interview
Forensic psychologists, Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh, interview award-winning playwright Jennifer Haley who was a writer on Season 1 of Netflix's 2017 hit Mindhunter. In their first interview episode, they dive into the excitement and obstacles of bringing John Douglas' book to life and dish on several story arcs that leave us not-so-patiently waiting for Season 2! What's with Wendy and that cat? Will there be a musical episode to see Jonathon Groff in action? You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
59:10
December 4, 2017
3. Hunting Minds: Criminal Psychology
Dr. Shiloh and Dr. Scott dissect their new favorite show, Netflix's Mindhunter, and compare their own first experiences interviewing and working with the criminal population. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
59:46
November 5, 2017
2. Double Lives
Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh get into some infamous and more recent cases of individuals who have led double lives and how pathological lying plays a major role. They review the Laci Peterson murder, including Scott Peterson's double life, and how closely his behaviors mimic psychopathic individuals. Additionally, the docs take a look at new doubts in Scott Peterson's guilt and alternate theories of Laci's disappearance and murder. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
1:07:40
October 24, 2017
Psychopathy
In this mini episode, Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh psych-splain the differences between such diagnosis and concepts as antisocial personality disorder, sociopath, and psychopathy and how we determine who deserves such labels. You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
19:23
October 20, 2017
1. Introduction
Los Angeles forensic psychologists, and best friends, Dr. Scott and Dr. Shiloh give you an introduction on what to expect on the podcast, as well as some background on their professional careers, how they got into true crime, and some personal connections to some famous cases. Mentions:  My Favorite Murder podcast https://www.myfavoritemurder.com/ Undisclosed podcast http://undisclosed-podcast.com/ Serial podcast https://serialpodcast.org/ Criminal podcast https://thisiscriminal.com/ Mysterious Universe podcast https://mysteriousuniverse.org/ Lore https://www.lorepodcast.com/ The Sinner https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6048596/episodes?season=1 Missing Maura Murray podcast http://www.mauramurraydoc.com/ You can find all of our resources on our website here: https://www.la-not-so-confidential.com/
32:39
October 5, 2017