BECOMING A THERAPIST- How marriage and family therapists are made! (PART ONE) Feat. Mishka K. & Luis C., AMFT’s

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-m4777-9d941e Okay future therapists, in the last episode you heard Myra Garcia, LCSW and Myself, a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Board Certified Therapist, talk about what to GENERALLY expect when becoming a therapist. The plan is to explore the different kinds of mental health professionals in this LARGE and GROWING community from the bottom up...meaning, … Continue reading BECOMING A THERAPIST- How marriage and family therapists are made! (PART ONE) Feat. Mishka K. & Luis C., AMFT’s

So, you want to be a therapist? What you should know before making the leap.

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-hhfuv-9c6267 Ever wonder what it would take for you to become a therapist?  Some may think, "I'm good at listening and giving advice, therefore I should become a therapist."  WELL......you are in for a....BIG....surprise.   Get ready because becoming a therapist is INTENSE work.  I don't want to scare you with this episode, I WANT TO … Continue reading So, you want to be a therapist? What you should know before making the leap.

Losing your marbles over misbehaved children? A Guide to Discipline Plans

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-958j3-9b2ae8 Rewards, punishment, and consequences can be hard to keep track of while parenting older kids.  Not anymore!  With this step-by-step audio guide, you can have a functioning "token economy" in as little as 30 minutes!  Token economies are like jobs with paychecks for adults except instead of jobs and money, we use chores, points, … Continue reading Losing your marbles over misbehaved children? A Guide to Discipline Plans

Handling Tantrums, Positive Parenting, and a Survey on YOUR Parenting Style

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-xedqi-99f791 Hello!  Thanks for listening to the podcast that puts a mental-health spin on any topic!  We've passed 1400 downloads on Podbean and even more on iTunes! This episode is about parenting.  The greatest joy and the greatest responsibility in this life.  If you interact with children or have your own, THIS IS AN IMPORTANT … Continue reading Handling Tantrums, Positive Parenting, and a Survey on YOUR Parenting Style

The FIVE DOMAINS of Healthy Living- The Cure to Mental Illness and the Guide to a Happier Life with Richard Salcido, LPC-S

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-w6x4e-98c9d4 Welcome to "Through the Eyes of a Therapist"!  This is the podcast that’s all about mental health!  I am your host, creator, and editor of this podcast, Cristal Martinez Acosta, LPC, NCC!  I’m a Licensed Professional Counselor and Board Certified Mental Health Therapist. This episode contains a very special interview with a person who … Continue reading The FIVE DOMAINS of Healthy Living- The Cure to Mental Illness and the Guide to a Happier Life with Richard Salcido, LPC-S

How to Be a TUFF Mudder: Experiences of Women Warriors Under TOUGH Spartan-Like Obstacle Race Course Conditions

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ed2di-95b4df Maybe you've heard of the popular obstacle race courses, Tough Mudder, Spartan Race, Warrior Dash, etc.  In this conversation with Paulina, my muddy buddy, we talk about our physical and mental experiences during these races.   The both of us have strong backgrounds in Psychology and Sociology, so we talk about mental toughness, confidence, competition, … Continue reading How to Be a TUFF Mudder: Experiences of Women Warriors Under TOUGH Spartan-Like Obstacle Race Course Conditions

Staying “fit-to-fight”! Navigating Services in Military Mental Health with Major Amileah Davis, Licensed Psychologist

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-732h8-9481c2 Stay fit to fight! Major Amileah Davis is a licensed Counseling Psychologist and is currently serving on active duty in the United States Air Force. She completed her Ph.D. at New Mexico State University, and her clinical work emphasizes evidence-based practice, trauma treatment, prevention, cross-cultural psychology, and organizational consultation. Major Davis has led two … Continue reading Staying “fit-to-fight”! Navigating Services in Military Mental Health with Major Amileah Davis, Licensed Psychologist