Dr. Robert Firestone’s Interview with PsychAlive
Sign up here to access PsychAlive’s full interview with Dr. Robert Firestone for FREE.
Watch Excerpts From Dr. Robert Firestone’s Interview with PsychAlive
About the Author
Robert Firestone, Ph.D Robert W. Firestone, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, author, theorist and artist. He is the Consulting Theorist for The Glendon Association. He is author of numerous books including Voice Therapy, The Fantasy Bond, Compassionate Child-Rearing, Fear of Intimacy, Conquer Your Critical Inner Voice, Beyond Death Anxiety The Ethics of Interpersonal Relationships, Self Under Siege, and recently his collection of stories Overcoming the Destructive Inner Voice. His studies on negative thought processes and their associated affect have led to the development of Voice Therapy, an advanced therapeutic methodology to uncover and contend with aspects of self-destructive and self-limiting behaviors. Firestone has applied his concepts to empirical research and to developing the Firestone Assessment of Self-destructive Thoughts (FAST), a scale that assesses suicide potential. This work led to the publication of Suicide and the Inner Voice: Risk Assessment, Treatment and Case Management. He has published more than 30 professional articles and chapters for edited volumes, and produced 35 video documentaries. His art can be viewed on www.theartofrwfirestone.com
. You can learn more about Dr. Firestone by visiting www.drrobertwfirestone.com.
Tags: critical inner voice, Dr Robert Firestone, identity, personal identity, self-compassion, video
Sign up here to access PsychAlive's full interview with Dr.
The Latest How to Fight the Loneliness Epidemic Taking on your inner critic may help you feel less lonely In…
For most of us, the expression “you are your own worst enemy” holds a lot of truth.
Each day thousands of people are tormented by the thought, I want to die.
Relationships can be one of the most pleasurable things on the planet… but they can also be a breeding ground…
July 6, 2012
Social Phobia vs. Shyness Social phobia also known as Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD) is not simply extreme shyness. Many people…
March 26, 2018
It’s important to think about the people you surround yourself with, both in person and online. I don’t mean the number of Facebook friends…
April 24, 2010
Story from a PsychAlive member. A close friend died recently and I felt the pain of loss in a way…