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The Winter Of My Discontent

The Winter Of My Discontent

By Amber Meeks
An ADHD and mental illness podcast. Educating, advocating, and creating community for people with ADHD and other brain disorders.
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Teatime Tangent Volume 4 - Amber's Good News

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Teatime Tangent: Brain Zaps, A Big Announcement, and A Political Rant
You don't want to miss this episode of The Winter Of My Discontent Podcast's Teatime Tangent! We talk about antidepressant-related "brain zaps," Amber makes a BIG announcement about the blog, and we accidentally rant about politics a little.
51:29
July 29, 2021
Our ADHD Toolbox
Dorene and Amber discuss what they have in their ADHD toolboxes and what you can put in yours!
51:01
July 14, 2021
Teatime Tangent Volume 5
Wherein we start talking about January 6th and end up talking about spoiled dogs....
40:32
July 14, 2021
Teatime Tangent Volume 4 - Amber's Good News
In this extended episode, Amber has a lot of good news, Dorene is inundated with wildlife, and we talk favorite TV show characters. We advise everyone to take more PTO, discuss Airport Karen, and how much we love Twitter. Also, ADHD is real, okay?!  Amber discloses that she used to be a wrestler...there may or may not have been jello. Support the show @ www.buymeacoffee.com/thewinterblog Check out the website thewinterofmydiscontent.com!
52:19
May 30, 2021
Friendships and Mental Health
Dorene and Amber talk about short term disability, a mess that Amber has gotten herself into, and how difficult friendships can be with you have mental illness.
01:19:34
May 23, 2021
Teatime Tangent Volume 3
Dorene and Amber set an egg timer for 30 minutes, pick a topic to start on, and let their ADHD brains go where they will. In today's Teatime Tangent, the girls talk about hunting, Stephen King, overwhelm, and much more!
35:32
May 9, 2021
Teatime Tangent Volume 2
Dorene and Amber set an egg timer for 30 minutes, pick a topic to start on, and let their ADHD brains go where they will. In this episode of the Teatime Tangent, Dorene and Amber talk about skinny pigs, Obama's tan suit, Major and Champ Biden, and hunting.
34:17
May 9, 2021
Interview A Therapist - Brian Wessels
TW: This episode discusses suicide ideations and attempts. If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Line at 1-800-273-8255. Dorene and Amber are joined by former family therapist Brian Wessels. Brian has a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and came on the show to talk about his experience as a therapist and a patient. Come check out this unique perspective! Check out The Winter Of My Discontent website! https://thewinterofmydiscontent.com Support The Winter Of My Discontent on Buy Me A Coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thewinterblog
47:38
May 5, 2021
Teatime Tangent Volume 1: "Wait Mode"- Hairless Guinea Pigs
Dorene and Amber set an egg timer for 30 minutes, pick a topic to start on, and let their ADHD brains go where they will. In this episode, we talk about wait mode, cow brains, hairless guinea pigs, and Dorene googles rabbit testicles... Check out The Winter Of My Discontent at https://thewinterofmydiscontent.com Support The Winter Of My Discontent by buying us a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thewinterblog
35:60
May 1, 2021
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder - The Winter Of My Discontent S1:E4
Dorene and Amber talk about Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, ruminations, mental compulsions, and more!  Check out The Winter Of My Discontent website! https://thewinterofmydiscontent.com Support The Winter Of My Discontent on Buy Me A Coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/thewinterblog
01:19:07
April 28, 2021
ADHD: The Winter Of My Discontent Podcast S1:E3
Dorene and Amber discuss their ADHD symptoms and how they present in everyday life. We'll talk about hyperactivity and how it presents in adults, paralysis of will, executive dysfunction, and more. Check out The Winter Of My Discontent blog at thewinterofmydiscontent.com! This week on the blog: Hyper Empathy and how ADHD differs in girls and women. Support The Winter Of My Discontent at www.buymeacoffee.com/thewinterofmydiscontent!
01:13:39
April 21, 2021
Depression: The Winter Of My Discontent Podcast, S1:E2
If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Line at 1-800-273-8255. Depression affects 254 million people worldwide. We are among them. In this episode, I introduce my co-host, Dorene. We talk more about depression and the impact that it has had on each of our lives. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Don't forget to check out The Winter Of My Discontent for blog updates and the latest podcast episodes! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Support us on Buy Me A Coffee. Buy us a coffee, sign up for exclusive memberships, read never-before-published pieces, and sign up for Zoom sessions with me! 2C74gvKFMdzGVHrDab6r
54:19
April 20, 2021
Welcome To The Winter Of My Discontent!
The Winter Of My Discontent blog is branching out with a podcast! In the first episode ever I introduce myself, tell you a little more about The Winter Of My Discontent, and explain how I got here.  Mentioned in the episode: How To ADHD
22:16
April 8, 2021