Maury Joseph, Psy. D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Washington, DC

Specializing in Treatment-Resistant Conditions and

Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms

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Dr. Joseph's Interview on Choosing a Therapist with Herbalist Melanie St. Ours of Psyche and Soma

You can listen to Dr. Joseph's interview with herbalist Melanie St. Ours from Psyche and Soma about choosing a therapist. Dr. Joseph answers questions about the links between emotions and physical symptoms, discusses optimal levels of anxiety and discomfort that facilitate learning in therapy, and offers advice about how to pick a therapist.

Choosing a Therapist: Conversation with Maury Joseph, PsyD

Understanding 3 causes of medically unexplained physical symptoms

Syndromes and symptoms like Irritable Bowel Syndrome, migraine, and fibromyalgia are all-too-common among folks struggling with emotional difficulties. The emotional forces that drive these symptoms are often operating automatically, instantaneously, and totally out of awareness, which makes them difficult to diagnose, treat, and, more than anything, live with. Why does this happen? How are emotions and physical problems linked?

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