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December 17, 2015

A furious listener is angry at her sister-in-law for always trying to make her look bad in front of

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why the problem lies with within herself

 

December 10, 2015

This listener is tired of her family telling her to take care of her health and herself

Dr. Steve explains why this listener is acting selfishly and irresponsibly

 

December 3, 2015

How should this mom handle the ex-husband's extravagant spending for their children?

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how to balance gifts and the more important life experiences

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Therapy Thursday with Dr. Steven Craig Podcasts

Psychologist Dr. Steven Craig join Blaine & Lisa with Allyson at 8:05 a.m. every Thursday.

December 17, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why the problem lies with within herself

December 10, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why this listener is acting selfishly and irresponsibly

December 3, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how to balance gifts and the more important life experiences

November 12, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why the host needs to let go of these issues involving how we think people should behave and address them at a time other than on the holiday itself

November 5, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why we are drawn to those who we believe can be what we would want to be

October 29, 2015

Dr. Steve explains how we have removed our own boundaries to have relationships in which others are not active participants

October 15, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why this woman is not trustworthy-and why that is the real issue

October 8, 2015

Dr. Steve weighs in on this topic and explains the pitfalls of false positives

October 1, 2015

Dr. Steve explains that the problem lies in the listener's willingness to believe the promises made

September 24, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why this woman is justified for feeling repulsed by her husband's immature behavior

September 17, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how our memory works and why we forget things like birthdays-and he gets to the point about how the husband is manipulating her

September 10, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve describe why this listener isn't doing anything wrong

September 3, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why this listener is right to demand accountability from her husband

August 27, 2015

Dr. Steve tells us what skills will actually work in this situation

August 27, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve provide insight as to why we are drawn to information about tragedies such as the on air murders that took place in Virginia

August 20, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why this mom needs to take a step back rather than jump to conclusions

August 13, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why the parents in this situation should not react immediately and instead should learn more facts

August 6, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what her boyfriend is really trying to do

July 16, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve tell this listener that she has been creating the problem, then explains what she needs to do to break her cycle

July 9, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how this woman created this issue to begin with and what she needs to do to correct herself and accept responsibility for her actions

July 2, 2015

Dr. Steve explains how this woman and her husband need to resolve this issue to save their marriage

June 25, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why the problem is actually with the friend who wrote in and how she can work her way through this

June 18, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what these parents need to do about their daughter and the fact that she is crossing boundaries

June 11, 2015

Dr. Steve explains what the teaching opportunity is in this situation

June 4, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve get to the real problems with what is going on in this situation

May 28, 2015

Dr. Steve explains the dangers of using your feelings to manipulates others

May 21, 2015

Dr. Steve explains how this listener can connect both with his wife and with his coworkers

May 14, 2015

Dr. Steve gives 4 points for improving her relationship skills

May 7, 2015

Dr. Steve lets this listener know that she's discovered the problem and now she gets to focus on how to work through it

April 30, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain the dangers of making judgements and offers advice to this listener

April 23, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve tell this woman why the mother isn't the problem in this relationship

April 16, 2015

Dr. Steve makes an analogy that clearly shows the real problem in this case

April 2, 2015

Dr. Steve explains why this is not her fault that she feels this way and what to do from here

March 26, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve defines what a relationship really is and why this listener should move forward on her own path

March 19, 2015

After praising Blaine and Allyson's growth, Dr. Steve explains 3 big points

March 12, 2015

Dr. Steve explains what is really going on in this marriage and what this listener needs to do

March 5, 2015

Dr. Steve explains in 3 points how to address this issue

February 26, 2015

Dr. Steve helps this woman in taking the steps to work toward healing

February 12, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why this woman can not seem to finish her project

January 29, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why the problem is with enabling the enabler to enable

January 22, 2015

Dr. Steve helps to explain what this listener is starting to realize about her relationship

January 15, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve explains why her actions are setting her up for an unsuccessful relationship

January 8, 2015

Listen to Dr. Steve tell this listener how she is acting selfishly

December 22, 2014

Dr. Steve explains when it is worth speaking up about this common problem and how to approach the issue

December 11, 2014

Dr. Steve explains the 2 myths that are working against this listener

December 4, 2014

Through her grief, Dr. Steve explains what two things she needs to do

November 13, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what is going on in this relationship

November 6, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why therapy is needed for this woman

October 30, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve question why this listener is not looking at the real issue

October 23, 2014

Dr. Steve gives an example of a simple skill to improve her situation quickly

October 16, 2014

Dr. Steve explains the dangers of avoiding the issue and what steps to take to work through fear

October 9, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve tell this husband what he is doing wrong and that he needs to protect his marriage

October 2, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve get to the root of the issue and explain why therapy is needed for this situation

September 25, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve give a clear answer as to why this mom needs to stay out of this.

September 4, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what more this listener can do to be more assertive and to take control for herself

August 28, 2014

Dr. Steve explains why this listener's position is all wrong

August 14, 2014

After the death of Robin Williams, Dr. Steve talks about depression and suicide

July 17, 2014

Dr. Steve explains why this common problem affects so many people and what we can do about it

July 10, 2014

Dr. Steve gives perspective on how this woman needs to view her marriage so that she can start to repair her marriage

June 26, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what it is about the "bad boy" that this listener wants and what she should do in her situation

June 19, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve differentiate between fact and opinion to get to the root of their issue

June 12, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve point out the critical missing element in this relationship

June 5, 2014

Dr. Steve points out the hidden unaddressed problem that needs attention before anything else

May 29, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what is unhealthy about this relationship and what needs to be done at this point

May 22, 2014

Dr. Steve questions why she feels the need to fix this unbroken relationship and he explains why she shouldn't interfere

May 15, 2014

Dr. Steve gives a step by step plan to help work through this difficult situation

May 8, 2014

Dr. Steve tells this listener step by step what she can do to save her marriage

May 1, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve explain the reasons why this teenager needs to stay on his Robotics Team

April 17, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what this Mom needs to do in order to get on track with helping her son

April 3, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what these parents need to do for their child

March 27, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve point out the unexpected reason why the husband is right

February 27, 2014

Dr. Steve thinks that the listener's suspicions are valid and suggests what she should do

February 20, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve explain the downfalls of making another's problems your own problems

February 13, 2014

Dr. Steve points out the real issue with this relationship and why the listener needs to demand honesty

February 6, 2014

Dr. Steve helps us understand why this cycle exists and how to resolve the perpetual problem

January 30, 2014

Listen to Dr. Steve give perspective from both sides of the situation and what schools need to address

January 23, 2014

Listen to this heated discussion and what Dr. Steve advises

January 16, 2014

Dr. Steve explains what to do when somebody is always right (when they are really wrong)

January 9, 2014

Dr. Steve clearly outlines how to achieve our goals

December 19, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve offer solutions for this very common holiday issue

December 12, 2013

Dr. Steve explains how to establish clear boundaries

December 5, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve tell us how to cope with the unexpected in the world

November 21, 2013

Dr. Steve explains how to get to the root of this bad habit and how to resolve it.

November 14, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what the true issue is in this situation and how to address it

October 31, 2013

Dr. Steve offers a different perspective to help change how this listener views her situation

October 24, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why this reach out is really suspicious of an emotional play.

October 17, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how this couple needs to start communicating with each other

October 10, 2013

Dr. Steve offers advice on how to change perspective

October 3, 2013

Dr. Steve discusses what changes need to be made to solve this problem

September 26, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain why this woman attracts men who attracts people who will treat her poorly

September 19, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain about this role problem and what steps they can take to resolve these issues

September 12, 2013

Dr. Steve guides us through the difficult decision making process when coping with a loved one's self-sabotage

September 5, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how to set boundaries

August 29, 2013

Dr. Steve explains how this man's inability to sit with his own discomfort has resulted in his immaturity

August 22, 2013

Listen to Dr.Steve steer this mom into taking control of her own behavior

July 18, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve give insight to the whole dating game

July 11, 2013

Dr. Steve explains that love in relationships requires work and that it is not unconditional

June 27, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how this listener needs to balance her needs and her family's needs

June 20, 2013

Listen to the twist in the advice that Dr. Steve gives

June 13, 2013

Dr. Steve hears the pain that this woman is feeling and offers help in how to start healing

June 6, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve talk about where to start with all of the issues that he sees in this woman's letter

May 30, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about the game of being helpless an how to set boundaries

May 23, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about extreme parenting and the societal pressures of parenting

May 16, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how to determine whether to put any effort into changing the behavior of the controlling family member

May 9, 2013

Dr. Steve points out what the real problem is and how to address that

May 2, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve talk about risk-taking and how to handle problems

April 25, 2013

Dr. Steve helps this listener by offering advice on how to talk to her father

April 18, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about how to navigate through the games that her mom has played and what to do now

April 16, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about the Boston Marathon explosions

April 11, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about contempt and the difference between criticism and contempt

March 28, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how others can control the emotional environment and what we can do to not let that happen

March 22, 2013

A special segment with Dr. Steve after a teenager committed suicide at a local middle school

March 22, 2013

A special segment with Dr. Steve after a teenager committed suicide at a local middle school

March 21, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve talk about the importance of being able to connect in relationships

March 14, 2013

Dr. Steve identifies the true problems in this situation and what this woman can do about her own feelings

March 7, 2013

Dr. Steve explains how to navigate through the responsibilities of knowing about someone's destructive behavior

February 28, 2013

Dr. Steve explains the dangers of "lazy relationships" and offers relationship advice

February 14, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve approach this issue by breaking down what the actual issue is

February 7, 2013

Dr. Steve addresses the classic problem of why this listener is putting herself in this situation to begin with

January 31, 2013

Dr. Steve explains that we need to pay attention to how people behave and how they interact with others

January 24, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about recognizing that the gap between idealism and realism is tremendous

January 17, 2013

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what this mom should really focus on

January 10, 2013

Dr. Steve discusses leadership development and the importance of anticipating problems to be be able to lead

January 3, 2013

Dr. Steve talks about how people focus on the wrong things to reach their goals

December 20, 2012

Dr. Steve helps give perspective for coping with feelings throughout the holidays

December 17, 2012

A special session of Therapy Thursday

December 13, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what makes relationships work

November 29, 2012

Dr. Steve explains the major issues with this relationship

November 15, 2012

Dr. Steve gives perspective on what attracts a healthy relationship

November 8, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what therapy really is and what she should do to be ready for a relationship

November 1, 2012

In this difficult situation, Dr. Steve steers the focus away from the logic and toward the reality of the decision making

October 25, 2012

Dr. Steve explains how we need to learn how to deal with anxiety

October 18, 2012

Dr. Steve gives guidance about how to deal with this family dilemma

October 4, 2012

Listen to this emotion provoking response from Dr. Steve

September 27, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how this behavior puts the child in charge and what the parents now need to do

September 20, 2012

Dr. Steve explains what intimacy really is and how to reach it

September 13, 2012

Dr. Steve encourages this listener to examine her daughter's strengths

September 6, 2012

Dr. Steve defines the difference between planning vs. plans

August 30, 2012

Dr. Steve points out that that people who care about you will offer their advice, and that you should listen to whether they have a point

August 9, 2012

Dr. Steve offers the tools to be able to problem solve to get to an answer.

August 2, 2012

Dr. Steve suggests these 3 steps for improving self esteem

July 19, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve lay out the plan so that each person has responsibility and knows what to expect of each other

July 5, 2012

Dr. Steve gives insight on how to express feelings

June 28, 2012

Dr. Steve gets down to the basics in communication

June 21, 2012

Dr. Craig explains how to identify the real problem

June 14, 2012

Dr. Steve tells us how to define boundaries and enforce those boundaries

June 7, 2012

Dr. Steve distinguishes the difference between being led on and being on the same page

May 31, 2012

Dr. Steve points out that we put energy into trying to change the behavior of others, and what we can do to change what we do instead

May 24, 2012

Dr. Steve outlines strategies to deal with game playing family members

May 17, 2012

Dr. Steve tells us exactly what Attachment Parenting means, where the term came from, and what he thinks about it.

May 10, 2012

Dr. Steve explains why risk taking can be healthy

May 3, 2012

Dr. Steve explains how the sympathy cycle is working against her and what she needs to do to resolve this problem.

April 26, 2012

Dr. Steve points out the facts in her situation and how interpretations get in the way

April 19, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve explain what the true question is

March 22, 2012

Dr. Steve examines the definition of depression and also discusses perfectionism.

March 15, 2012

Dr. Steve talks about what happens when we assign certain traits to people and how to manage our expectations of people.

March 1, 2012

Dr. Steve helps define how we get stuck in a moment instead of looking at the big picture

February 23, 2012

Dr. Steve identifies how to measure the strength and maturity of the relationship.

February 16, 2012

Dr. Steve talks about his book, "The 6 Husbands Every Wife Should Have"

January 26, 2012

Dr. Steve discusses whether this woman is stuck in grief or if this is a healthy way of coping with her loss

January 19, 2012

Listen to Dr. Steve help us understand anxiety and the thoughts that can interfere with our lives

January 12, 2012

Dr Steve gives insight about the "I'm broken" perspective

January 5, 2012

Dr. Steve explains about changes in relationships and what we can do to communicate better.

December 21, 2011

Dr. Steve explains how to get to the difficult solution to this difficult situation

December 15, 2011

Dr. Steve gives 5 big tips for coping with holiday stress

December 1, 2011

Dr. Steve has advice for anyone who is chasing happiness

November 17, 2011

Dr. Steve suggests a tool to disable passive aggressive behavior

November 3, 2011

Listen to Dr. Steve explain how parents can get on the same page with disciplinary issues

October 27, 2011

Dr. Steve helps identify anxiety and how to not feed into it.

October 13, 2011

Dr. Steve discusses 5 key points about grief.

October 6, 2011

Listen to Dr. Steve's advice about a long distance relationship.

September 8, 2011

See how Dr. Steve suggests she handle her sister's problems.

September 1, 2011

A Human Resources employee struggles when her boss tells her to portray a benefits package as a positive change when employees get less coverage.

August 18, 2011

See if the 96.3 Staff thinks Rebeca should still be in contact with her ex-boyfriend's daughter.

August 11, 2011

Does Dr. Steve think she should quit her job?

August 4, 2011

Find out what Dr. Steve says may be the reasons why you can't keep a man.

July 28, 2011

Does the 96.3 staff think this listener's family should stop communicating with her family.

July 21, 2011

What do you do when your in-laws are mean?

July 14, 2011

See how Dr. Steve helps this couple change from feeling like roommates to strengthening their marriage.

July 7, 2011

See what Dr. Steve says about how to handle her ex's new girlfriend.

June 23, 2011

Find out what Dr. Steve has to say about people that may have OCD tendencies.

June 16, 2011

Listen to the advice Dr. Steve has on dieting.

June 9, 2011

When you don't allow you child to eat fast food, do you allow them to go to a fast food party? See what the 96.3 staff has to say.

May 26, 2011

See how Dr. Craig suggests how to handle a grudge.

May 19, 2011

Do you think a child should intervene in her parents problems? See how Dr. Steve suggests.

April 7, 2011

A woman seeks help for her yo-yo dieting sister.

March 31, 2011

Should she marry her boyfriend when she feels that he doesn't trust her?

March 24, 2011

A woman and her husband disagree about date night plans.

February 17, 2011

A frustrated mom needs help motivating her child to do her homework.

February 10, 2011

She's worried about her husband's drinking

February 3, 2011

His parents are concerned because his girlfriend is a controlling "Miss Perfect."

January 27, 2011

A Wife is worried her husband's yelling is hurting their child. See what Dr. Craig has to say.

January 20, 2011

His ex-wife is poisoning the water with his kids. What can he do?

January 13, 2011

Dr. Steve discusses the Arizona Shootings.

January 6, 2011

Dr. Steve gives advice to a couple that feels they have grown apart.

November 18, 2010

Is a son being sneaky on Facebook? Find out what Dr. Craig has to say.

October 21, 2010

Listed to see how Dr. Craig offers help to a girl with a man that has a past.

October 14, 2010

Mom has serious separation anxiety with her 4 year old.

October 7, 2010

See what Dr. Craig has to say about the fiancée that won't help around the house in today's Therapy Thursday.

September 30, 2010

Do you work with a prima-donna co-worker? Find out how to deal with one.

September 23, 2010

s your son dating someone you feel is not right for him? See how Dr. Craig suggests you handle it.

September 16, 2010

What do you do when nobody wants to be around your mom? How do you handle it? Dr. Craig lets us know.

August 5, 2010

What should a mom do about her 16-year-old daughter's anxiety? Dr. Steve discusses common misdiagnosis of anxiety and how you can know for sure.

July 15, 2010

Dr. Steve makes an example of Mel Gibson, and discusses his irrational behavior.

July 1, 2010

Dr. Steve tackels the reasons cutters hurt themselves and what can be done to help those who do.

June 17, 2010

How can you tell if a friend's cry for help is really a cry for attention?

June 10, 2010

A mom doesn't want kids drinking at her daughter's graduation party. What should she do to ensure this doesn't happen?

June 3, 2010

A daughter wants to leave her last year of college and go work in Europe. Should she stay or go?

February 25, 2010

Find out how Dr. Craig suggests you help a friend that has lost their job.

February 4, 2010

Husband and wife are in couples counseling, but feels it isn't working. The wife says husband is rude and berates her.

January 28, 2010

What does a step-mom do when her step-children have developed unhealthy eating habits?

January 21, 2010

A woman falls in love and marries her boss. But soon realizes, he is not the man she fell in love with at work. See what Dr. Craig has to say.

January 14, 2010

See how Dr. Craig responds when a husband deals with his wife's insecurities.

January 7, 2010

A couple contemplate separating but want to know if they should delay it because of their son's birthday.

December 10, 2009

Amy has a dominant mother-in-law-to-be getting into all her plans. Should she run away, or do what the mom says?

December 3, 2009

Five siblings own a cottage together left to them by their father who passed away. Three of them are dog lovers, the others are not. Is it fair for the dog lovers to bring their dogs to the cottage?

November 19, 2009

A parent has a hoarding problem and his kids are concerned. Should they go in and clean his place up?

November 12, 2009

A husband keeps finding out things that have happened in his wife's past. Do couples need full disclosure? Find out what Dr. Steve has to say about it.

November 5, 2009

Does your kid's travel sports dominate your family time? Hear what both callers and Dr. Steve have to say about scheduled games during the holidays or other important family events.

October 29, 2009

A mom feels anxious because she was robbed. Living alone and simple shopping trips have left this mother feeling anxious and fears it could happen again.

October 22, 2009

Do you have a guilt-tripping mother or mother-in-law? Hear what Dr. Steve's advice is on how to deal with her.

October 15, 2009

A mom found a half-empty bottle of Vodka hidden in her 15 year-old daughter's room. The girl gets good grades and has good friends. What should the parents do?

October 1, 2009

A mom feels like she has to compete with the dominant "Kindergarten Mom." Hear Dr. Steve's advice.

September 24, 2009

What do you do when the one you love has a gambling addiction? Dr. Steve asks some provocative questions.

September 17, 2009

A couple has two kids. They love each other, but now they find themselves always fighting and their communication has become terrible? Why is this happening and what should they do? Dr. Steve tells us why it's not the kids that are messing things up, it's the adults.

September 10, 2009

What do you do when your kid is too anxious to go to school? Listen as Dr. Steve talks about the deeper issues in play here.

August 27, 2009

A father reports that his daughter is too anxious and stressed out to function well. What should he do? Dr. Steve sets him straight.

August 20, 2009

How do you handle an invasive Mother-in-law who takes over your house? Dr. Steve tells us the real culprit here.

July 16, 2009

A woman was in the process of divorcing her husband when he suddenly dropped dead. Now his family blames her and badmouths her all the time. Dr. Steve offers some poignant commentary.

July 2, 2009

A divorced mom filing for bankruptcy feels she has let her kids down. Did she actually make more right choices than wrong ones along the way and just doesn't realize it? Dr. Steve offers some revealing ideas.

June 25, 2009

A very self-sufficient woman is recovering from surgery. Her boyfriend wants to help her all the time. Is she wrong to ask him to back off? Hear Dr. Steve turn the tables.

June 18, 2009

A woman's son has low self-esteem and anger issues. Listen to Dr. Steve explain how her well-intentioned interventions are actually making things worse.

June 11, 2009

What do you do when it is your job to fire someone whom you consider to be a good friend. Dr. Steve weighs in on the difficulty of this and offers some tips.

June 4, 2009

What do you do if your fiancée's ex is still close with his family? Hear Dr. Steve confront the deeper problem.

May 28, 2009

What do you do when your boss wants you to talk to the stinky person at the office about their B.O. issues? Dr. Steve explains why this doesn't stink as much as it seems like it will.

May 21, 2009

A woman's father passes away and she and her siblings discover an affair their father had years ago. Mom always preaches honesty. Should they tell her?