This week we unravel what it’s like to be the scapegoat in a dysfunctional family, why a scapegoat role is created, how that person is… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 062: Understanding and Healing the Scapegoat Role
Teri Hales is a certified Religious Transition and Trauma Recovery Coach and host of the Emancipate Your Mind podcast. Since graduating with her Bachelors degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development in 2002, she has been passionately focused on deepening her understanding of mental and emotional health. Teri combines her deep love of psychology with New Age ideas and practices in a way that honors and supports the individual authority and inner wisdom of her clients. She gently guides them through acknowledging and releasing old beliefs and stories about themselves and the world to create a life that is tailor made for their happiness. Because of her ability to help others feel safe and supported as they journey through painful experiences, she has often been called an “emotional doula” by her clients and those who have heard her speak.
Religious trauma is often tied to and perpetuated by dysfunctional family systems, particularly headed by one or more narcissists. In today’s episode, we explore the… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 061: Roles in a Narcissistic Family System
After the last episode with Monika Crowfoot, many people messaged me discussing how they felt caught between cultures like she did and felt inspired to… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 060: Embracing Cultural Heritage
In dualistic systems (good vs. evil thinking) there are some identities and traits that are favored and others that are considered “wrong” or “bad”. This… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 059: Reclaiming Indigenous Identity with Monika Crowfoot
Over the past two years, we’ve collectively been in a state of ongoing trauma. A global pandemic, ecological disasters, political upheaval, supply chain problems and… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 058: Handling Anxiety and Overwhelm
Emancipate Your Mind: 057: High Demand Religion and Mental Health with Charisse from The Existential Ginger
In this episode, Charisse from The Existential Ginger podcast explores high demand religion, mental health, and suicidal ideation. We talk about how to recognize some… Read More »Emancipate Your Mind: 057: High Demand Religion and Mental Health with Charisse from The Existential Ginger