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?