Guest Info/BIo:

This week I talk with the amazing Dr. Thema on the topic of healing from divorce. Dr. Thema Bryant-Davis is a licensed psychologist, ordained minister, and sacred artist who has worked nationally and globally to provide relief and empowerment to marginalized persons. Dr. Thema, a professor at Pepperdine University, is a past president of the Society for the Psychology of Women. Her contributions to psychological research, policy, and practice have been honored by national and regional psychological associations.

Dr. Thema earned her doctorate from Duke University, completed her post-doctoral training at Harvard Medical Center, and is a past American Psychological Association representative to the United Nations.

She has served as a mental health media consultant for numerous print, radio, and television media outlets, including but not limited to the Huffington Post, NPR, CBS, Oxygen, CNN, BET, TV One, Lifetime, and We TV.

Guest (selected) published Works:

Thriving in the Wake of Trauma: A Multicultural Guide; Multicultural Feminist Therapy: Helping Adolescent Girls of Color Thrive; Religion and Spirituality for Diverse Women: Foundations of Strength and Resilience; and Tweets for the Soul: When Life Falls Apart.

Guest Social Media: 

Twitter: @drthema

Instagram: @drthema


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Ed Prosek

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Facebook: @edprosekmusic

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Songs heard on this episode were: “The Mountain, Wisdom, So Beautiful, & Killing Me”

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