Therapist Reacts to TRAIN TO BUSAN

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Psychology of Hero: BLACK WIDOW

From Cinema Therapy. Can someone actually get red out of their ledger? Can they repair their wrongs and find healing? Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk about Natasha Romanoff’s (Black Widow’s) journey to try to get red out of her ledger, as she moves from assassin to hero to healer. They discuss…

THE MATRIX and CHOICE

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Therapist Reacts to BREAKING DAWN (part 1)

From Cinema Therapy. Jonathan and Alan have almost reached the end of the Twilight saga. Can they make it through? Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright break down what’s wrong with the relationships in Breaking Dawn. There’s some pretty toxic messaging about romantic relationships, with manipulation and abuse and lots of other issues,…

Therapist Reacts to COCO

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Therapist Reacts to IT and Childhood Trauma

From Cinema Therapy. How can you overcome childhood trauma? And how can facing a scary clown help you with that? Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright discuss the journey of facing fears and confronting and overcoming trauma in the IT movies. They also talk about Jonathan’s journey of learning to love horror movies,…

TERMINATOR 2 and Difficult Parents

From Cinema Therapy. What do you do when you and your parent just don’t connect? When they’re critical, and you just want comfort? Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk about the relationship between Sarah Connor (the RIPPED Linda Hamilton) and her son John Connor (the intensely 90’s-haired Eddie Furlong) in Terminator 2.…

Therapist Reacts to Movie Therapist: GOOD WILL HUNTING

From Cinema Therapy. How does Robin Williams’ portrayal of a therapist measure up to what therapy is like in real life? Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright take a look at Good Will Hunting to talk about the portrayals of therapy and therapists in this film. (Hint: he’s Jonathan’s favorite movie therapist.) They…