Taking On The Ego Part 4- “I Am Not Separate From Everyone Else”

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Taking On The Ego Part 4- “I Am Not Separate From Everyone Else” In this continued solocast on the ego, Charles discusses Thomas Merton’s statement, “We are already one. But we imagine that we are not. And what we have to recover is our original unity.” He offersContinue reading “Taking On The Ego Part 4- “I Am Not Separate From Everyone Else””

Taking On The Ego Part 3-We Are Not What Others Think Of Us

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Throughout our lives we’re bombarded by ego messages attempting to convince us that our worth comes from the observations and opinions of others. Charles continues discussing the reduction of ego and our need for external validation and acceptance. He challenges us to rethink how we interact with theContinue reading “Taking On The Ego Part 3-We Are Not What Others Think Of Us”

Taking On The Ego-Part 2

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Today Charles delves into the ego’s tendency to attach identity to what we do, to our occupations and accomplishments. All too often when we do well or better than those we judge as our counterparts, we erroneously ascribe value to ourselves. Charles begins to set forth the notionContinue reading “Taking On The Ego-Part 2”

Michelle Steeg – Accepting The Whole Man

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Join The Barbershop Group Founder Charles Catchings as he sits down with fellow St. Louis, MO native Michelle Steeg, a licensed professional counselor working with young men and women to chat about manhood, shame, anger, fear and so much more! Are men and women perpetually angry with eachContinue reading “Michelle Steeg – Accepting The Whole Man”

Portraits Of Men: Dr. Reginald Cunningham on Leaving Neverland

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Join Dr. Reginald Cunningham and Charles on The Barbershop Group episode of “Portraits Of Men” as they discuss some of the new information about Michael Jackson which was revealed on the HBO documentary “Leaving Neverland”. Did we give the star singer a pass on behavior? Were we blind?Continue reading “Portraits Of Men: Dr. Reginald Cunningham on Leaving Neverland”

Uphold 31:8 – The Backwoodz Social Worker

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Gary “Trey” Taylor received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. He then received his Master’s Degree from George Mason University in Social Work with a concentration in Policy and Advocacy in 2015.  Trey is the owner of Uphold 31:8, a consulting business dedicated towards providingContinue reading “Uphold 31:8 – The Backwoodz Social Worker”

Moving Past Sexual Trauma- Eliza Boquin, LMFT

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup As a Licensed Psychotherapist, Relationship & Sexuality Expert, Owner & Founder of The Relationship & Sexual Wellness Center, the Flow & Ease Healing Center and Co-Founder of Melanin & Mental Health, LLC Eliza Boquin works with couples and individuals to overcome any traumas, pain, or destructive patterns thatContinue reading “Moving Past Sexual Trauma- Eliza Boquin, LMFT”