October 16, 2017
*This episode is marked explicit because it does contain references to human sexuality and words that some might find offensive- we find that the material is still relevant to our audience and sometimes these topics are best served in frank, adult conversations*
Jon and Jackie welcome Rob Weiss (@robweissmsw) to the podcast. Rob is an accomplished author, therapist, and advocate for sex addicts in recovery. Today we talk to Rob about his newest book Out of the Dog House: A Step-by-Step Relationship-Saving Guide for Men Caught Cheating. Our conversation explores the experience of the spouse who has been cheated on as well as the experience of the person who has done the cheating including what happens for both at discovery/disclosure, initial steps to take for stabilization, and changes and growth that can happen in a relationship post-infidelity.
October 9, 2017
We are very excited to have our friend and nationally recognized expert on shame and sex addiction Doug Sorenson on the show. In this episode, Doug, Jon, and Jackie share some of their personal experiences with shame and Doug shares some insights around becoming more shame resilient.
October 3, 2017
This is the second installment of Jon and Jackie's side project- The Hidden Trauma Crash Course. In this episode, we discuss larger workplace dynamics and how they reflect family dynamics. Human beings have a way of carrying the shadow of their family relationship dynamics with them everywhere they go- even when it isn't helpful.
September 26, 2017
In the last episode in this series, Jon and Jackie talk about what life is like after having trust violated. Not everything after trauma is bad...
September 18, 2017
Jackie and Jon continue their conversation about trust- diving into the "Trust Equation" developed by Rodney Napier and Sarah Engel.
September 11, 2017
We were recently contacted by someone married to a sex addict. They asked about how to work on trust as part of their healing. In this episode, we start to tackle the concept of trust. We will explore what trust is, how it gets damaged in addiction, and why it is difficult to work on in therapy. There are several approaches to understanding and restoring trust- we mentioned these in this episode:
September 5, 2017
We are very excited to have the founder of WORTH Recovery and the host of the podcast by the same name with us today. We talk to Amy about getting started in recovery and some of the unique considerations for women who are starting in recovery.
August 29, 2017
In this episode, Jackie and Jon share some personal stories that have been coming to the surface in their recent work with clients. They explore living in extremes, feeling like you are the adult, and more!
August 21, 2017
The last in our series about the 12 steps- Jackie and Jon explore the nature of the spiritual awakening and how the message is carried to others.
August 16, 2017
This episode is a preview of a new project Jackie and Jon are working on. In this episode, we explore how the workplace can get off-kilter when adult child traits and family of origin roles are being reenacted without awareness. Stay tuned to Thanks for Sharing in the coming months for more sneak peeks of "The Hidden Trauma Crash Course"