Episode #4 VIEWING OUR CHILDREN AS HUMANS: THE MONTESSORI METHOD

 Catholic Psyche Podcast’s Group Chat: Viewing Our Children As Humans: The Montessori Method Hosts: Deacon Basil Ryan Balke, Chris Wojdak, Sara Stacey Special Guest: Pauline Merrett Today the Theologian Therapists discuss the Montessori method of education and its overlap with Psychotherapy and Music Therapy with special guest: Pauline Merrett of Sophia Montessori Academy.   … Read more

Episode #3: An Honest Look at Depression

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] “There is still time for endurance, time for patience, time for healing, time for change.” – St. Basil the Great Catholic Psyche Podcast’s Group Chat: An Honest Look at Depression Hosts: Deacon Basil Ryan Balke, Chris Wojdak, Sara Stacey This Podcast is not intended to be or to replace medical advice or … Read more

Q&A: Spiritual Direction or Counseling?

Catholic Psyche Podcast’s Short Q&A. Question: Should I do Spiritual Direction or Counseling? Host: Deacon Basil Ryan Balke M.A. M.Th. LPCC Today Deacon Basil answers the question: Should I do Spiritual Direction or Counseling? To submit questions to the Catholic Psyche Podcast go to www.catholicpsyche.com. Spiritual Direction Resources: www.omvusa.org/lanteri-center/ avila-institute.org/ www.catholiccounselors.com/ www.mounttaborcounseling.com

Episode #2: Ancient Psychotherapy for Modern Sanctity

  Catholic Psyche Podcast’s Group Chat Number 2 Hosts: Deacon Basil Ryan Balke, Chris Wojdak, Sara Stacey This Podcast is not intended to be or to replace medical advice or professional counseling or therapy. The group discusses Evagrius of Pontus, a Desert Father from the 4th century, and his understanding of the “Eight Evil Thoughts”. … Read more

Q&A: Can I Just Pray It Away?

Catholic Psyche Podcast’s First Short For Q&A. Question: Can I just Pray Away my Depression? Host: Deacon Basil Ryan Balke M.A. M.Th. LPCC Today Deacon Basil answers the question: Can I just pray away my depression or mental health struggle. To submit questions to the Catholic Psyche Podcast go to www.catholicpsyche.com. www.mounttaborcounseling.com