Ep 27: North Texas Giving Day & Ticket Winner!

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This a shorty this week friends! Check out what North Texas Giving Day is all about and find out where you’d like to donate on 9/20/2018. Plus! Listen to see if you won the free tickets to go see Veronica Garza perform this Friday in Dallas. Like, share subscribe, and as always remember to #FeedYourMentalHealth.

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North Texas Giving Day

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Dallas Comedy House

Ep 26: Finding Growth through Comedy ft. Veronica Garza

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Today, we are joined by comedian Veronica Garza as we discuss the relationship between Comedy and Mental Health. Veronica discusses how the stage helped in various areas of her life and art. Plus, we have a special ticket giveaway to see her in Dallas on September 21. Like, share, subscribe, and as always remember to #FeedYourMentalHealth.

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Veronica’s Show @ Dallas Comedy House on 9/21/2018

Ep 25: Disconnecting to Cycle ft. Daniel “D-Mex” Diaz-Alcaraz

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This week’s show is an in-depth conversation with a friend who decided to quit his job and follow a dream to cycle all around the world. Daniel “D-Mex” Diaz-Alcaraz discusses what lead to that decision and why it’s so important him. Like, share, subscribe, and as always remember to #FeedYourMentalHealth.

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Veni Vidi Bici (Follow Daniel’s journey through this blog)

Imagine Nation 914 (Follow for music updates)

Ep 24: Queer Conversations ft Justyn Smith LPC

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Hey y’all! Took a break from shows but we’re back with another phenomenal conversation. I had been seeking out new guests for upcoming episodes and Justyn popped up like a beam of light. Justyn Smith is a Licensed Professional Counselor and lead clinician at the Queer Center located in historic Montrose in Houston, Tx. Justyn discusses his work with the LGBT community and his journey into becoming a therapist in this candid conversation. Like, share, subscribe and as always, remember to feed your mental health!

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The Queer Center

Ep 22: Why so angry? ft. Shannon Purtell LPC

Anger management isn’t all about deep breathing and working on inner peace. It’s when you dig deep with a professional like Shannon Purtell LPC and find out a number of different sources of that anger. Check out her program below and all the great work her team does. Today’s show is sponsored by Garcia Mental Health, LLC. Like, share, subscribe and as always, remember to feed your mental health.

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Shannon on Psychology Today

CALM Program

Ep 21: Goal Setting is Annoying but Necessary

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Goals can be a touchy subject. I feel like it’s a term thrown around a lot but not necessarily defined thoroughly. We cannot discuss goals if we don’t talk about motivation to change and of course, how to actually define them. This show discusses the SMART method and what to know when you go into that first session. Like, share, subscribe, and as always remember to #FeedYourMentalHealth.

Ep 20: Melanin & Mental Health ft. co-founders Eboni Harris & Eliza Boquin

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When I have great conversation, I get a natural buzz that lasts and makes me feel phenomenal. And, that’s EXACTLY what I got when I left the office of Eboni Harris MA LPC LMFT and Eliza Boquin MA LMFT of Melanin and Mental Health. We covered topics ranging from cultural competent counseling, sex, and how communities can be impacted from natural disasters.

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These trailblazing clinicians have developed a national database for mental health professionals of color. Listen to how it came about and be sure to like, share, and subscribe. And as always, remember to #FeedYourMentalHealth.

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Eboni Harris’ website

Room for Relations Podcast