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Dr Oz’s Thought Leaders Discuss Roseanne’s Controversial Tweet

September 19, 2018

As a mental health professional it is truly an honor to be considered a thought leader by The Dr. Oz Show, and as such appear on a panel of fellow thought leaders, each from a different area of expertise, for the program’s Fall 2018 season premiere. We, the panel, watched the exclusive interview between celebrity […]

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Dr Oz Fall 2018 Season Premiere Photos – Barr’s Controversial Tweet

September 16, 2018

To kick off The Dr. Oz Show’s season premiere Fall 2018 is quite the honor for me, as I participated in a panel where we discussed mental health, unity and forgiveness beyond race, in reaction to Roseanne Barr’s sit down with Dr. Oz where she discussed her controversial tweet in an exclusive interview. This is […]

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Hannah Green’s Death – Family And Friends Struggle

January 19, 2018

On 1/17/18 HLN’s Crime and Justice with host Ashleigh Banfield called upon my expertise as a mental health professional, along with attorney Joey Jackson to discuss the tragedy of a teenage girl: Hannah Green. Specifically her death has been stated is a suicide, family and friends are struggling to believe. 

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Suicide – Why? And Aaron Hernandez

April 23, 2017

The suicide of Aaron Hernandez has led to a discussion for many about the very topic of suicide. A serious topic. As a Psychotherapist, I have found through the years that the most common question asked when someone commits suicide (whether it is a celebrity, a family member, a friend…) is: why? Thus, this brief […]

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Happy Homeowners Of America

July 27, 2016

As HomeAdvisor’s Happiness Advisor, I have an exciting opportunity as a Psychotherapist who specializes in relationships to talk about and analyze HomeAdvisor’s Homeowner Happiness Survey. It is my opinion that our home affects our relationship with our self, our family, friends/neighbors, just as our relationship with our own health and wellness, and our relationship with […]

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Batman Vs Superman – 7 Reasons Why It Rocked

March 27, 2016

Batman vs Superman The Movie – 7 Reasons Why It Rocked – Through the lens of a 45 year old female who has been a fan of the Superhero genre since a young child growing up watching Superhero movies with her father. Additionally the lens of this blog is coming from a woman who has […]

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Sell By Date – The Power Of The Mind and Gender Differences

December 11, 2015

Does the “sell by date” on food effect your decision to eat the item or not to eat it? Are you someone who obeys the “sell by date” and thus you toss food in the trash per the date on the item? Or, do you smell the food to make your determination whether to eat […]

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Justina Pelletier Returns Home – Mental Health Perspective

June 18, 2014

Justina Pelletier returns home – the featured big story on FOX News LIVE at 5 this evening. If you missed Anchor Mark Ockerbloom’s Q&A with me, I invite you to check out my interview where I weigh in from the mental health perspective. Available on demand – Justina Pelletier Returns Home . . . Now What? (My interview […]

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Sympathizers Of The Boston Marathon Bombers – Dr Karen Ruskin Psychoanalyzes

May 14, 2013

Can you believe it? There are sympathizers of the Boston marathon bombers! Many people are outraged, hurt, and rightfully so. Many cannot understand what is going on in the mind of those who sympathize with those who have committed such a horrific crime. FOX 25 News Boston’s anchor Mike Beaudet interviewed Dr. Karen Ruskin to […]

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Ariel Castro And Sexual Predators – Psychoanalyzed

May 12, 2013

Can sexual predators like Ariel Castro be helped with treatment? Can such a sexual abuser change their ways? What are the psychological traits of a sexual predator? Here it is folks! The answers to the questions you want to know. As a human behavior expert and Psychotherapist I am going to lay it out there […]

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