Therapy is the Gym of the Brain (w/ Forrest)

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By Karlie Menzel. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

TW: anxiety, depression
Karlie kicks off this new episode with anxiety experiences from childhood. From being pulled out of class to peeing herself during a standardized test, it’s been quite a trip.

Later on, she talks to long time friend and graduate student, Forrest. Though he doesn’t have a mental health diagnosis, Forrest finds it helpful to go to regular group therapy. He also details how Jiu Jitsu connects the body and the mind, and how different people fill different roles in your life.

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