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Therapists at Play

Therapists at Play

By Therapists at Play
Licensed therapists Jeri and Rachel are here to encourage you to lighten up! We value our profession and we love improv — we want to use humor and fun to help support others in the field of psychotherapy be true to their authentic selves.

DISCLAIMER: Therapists at Play is a podcast for educational and entertainment purposes only and is not meant as a substitute for therapy.
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The Art of Improv in Therapy
Listen, validate, be in the moment — all of these skills are useful in both therapy and improv. In this episode, Jeri and Rachel explore the places where therapy and improv meet and how valuable those intersections can be. Plus: A bonus improv game where we construct the Perfect Therapist!
30:52
July 08, 2022
Do Therapists Need Therapy?
Question: Do therapists need therapy? Answer: You bet we do! In this episode, Jeri and Rachel talk about some of the benefits, barriers, and taboos of therapists seeking therapy. 
32:14
June 24, 2022
Self-Care With Flair
What is self-care, anyway? In this episode, Rachel & Jeri bust some myths about self-care and offer you permission to do it your way. Plus they solve all the world's problems through an improv game at the end. Well, maybe a few problems. Or maybe no problems, but they have fun doing it! DISCLAIMER: This podcast is for educational and entertainment purposes only and is not meant as a substitute for therapy.
30:35
June 10, 2022
Boundaries-palooza
Yes? No? Maybe? Creating boundaries can be hard! In this episode, Jeri & Rachel discuss the importance of knowing what we want and still being open to possibilities at the same time. Plus, discover the 5 things we each would NEVER want to do again...
31:17
April 29, 2022
Oops! Mistakes & Self-Acceptance in Therapy
Mistakes! We all make them. We usually don't like them. Yet maybe they exist so we can learn and grow? Hear about some of our (not) favorite mistakes in this episode, and take comfort knowing you're not the only one who messes up from time to time. Website: www.therapistsatplay.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/therapyplaypodcast Instagram: www.instagram.com/therapists_at_play DISCLAIMER: Therapists at Play is a podcast for educational and entertainment purposes only and is not meant as a substitute for therapy.
31:21
April 15, 2022
Who What When Where Why?
Who are we? Why are we here? What's going on? These and other questions are answered in the first full episode of Therapists at Play! Jeri and Rachel also discuss the basics of improv and how these principles can apply to psychotherapy. And they pay a rousing game of Five Lies and engage in a debate over the best ice cream flavor (rocky road forever!). Please enjoy your time here, and stick around for even more fun in the future! DISCLAIMER: Therapists at Play is a podcast for educational and entertainment purposes only and is not meant as a substitute for therapy.
25:34
April 01, 2022
Introducing Therapists at Play
Licensed therapists Jeri and Rachel are here to encourage you to lighten up! We value our profession and we love improv — we want to use humor and fun to help support others in the field of psychotherapy be true to their authentic selves. DISCLAIMER: Therapists at Play is a podcast for educational and entertainment purposes only and is not meant as a substitute for therapy.
02:17
March 28, 2022