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A Real IFS Session- and I am the Client

A Real IFS Session- and I am the Client

Update: 2023-06-23


This might be my most vulnerable episode of Dear Gabby yet. I had SO much to cover with my guest, Dr. Richard (“Dick)” Schwartz, founder of Internal Family Systems therapy (and my hero!), that we kept rolling after our Big Talk episode, and ended up demoing a real, on-air session of Internal Family Systems therapy. And I’m the client! Don’t miss this one!  
  • Richard C. Schwartz, PhD, is the creator of Internal Family Systems therapy, a highly effective, evidence-based therapeutic model that de-pathologizes the multi-part personality. His IFS Institute offers training for professionals and the general public. He is currently on the faculty of Harvard Medical School, and has published five books, including No Bad Parts: Healing Trauma and Restoring Wholeness with the Internal Family Systems Model. Dick lives with his wife, Jeanne, near Chicago, close to his three daughters and his growing number of grandchildren.

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  • I talk a lot about Internal Family Systems therapy in my book, Happy Days. Check it out for more on the practice, including my own experience with it and the impact it has had on my life.

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  Disclaimer: This podcast is intended to educate, inspire, and support you on your personal journey towards inner peace. I am not a psychologist or a medical doctor and do not offer any professional health or medical advice. If you are suffering from any psychological or medical conditions, please seek help from a qualified health professional.     Please note that this episode may contain paid endorsements and advertisements for products and services. Individuals on the show may have a direct or indirect financial interest in products or services referred to in this episode.    

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A Real IFS Session- and I am the Client

A Real IFS Session- and I am the Client