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Ellen Hendriksen
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HOLY PODCAST!
Savvy Psychologist is on the iTunes Best of 2014 list!
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Does your kid scream bloody murder about his t-shirt tag or only eat three foods? This week on the podcast, the most common childhood disorder you've never heard of. Click the link and use the red player to listen.
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The part about food waste blew my mind a little...
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Ironically, this podcast was recorded at the last minute.  Click on the link and use the red player to listen.
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In honor of Halloween, this week on the Savvy Psychologist podcast: why do we like to be scared?  Click the link and use the red player to listen!
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The Onion hits the bullseye.
CONAKRY, GUINEA—With the death toll in West Africa continuing to rise amid a new outbreak of the Ebola virus, leading medical experts announced Wednesday that a vaccine for the deadly disease is still at least 50 white people from being developed.
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This week on the podcast, we'll learn how to read minds!  Well, at least we'll do the next best thing and learn how to be more empathetic.  Click the link and use the red player to listen!
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This week on the podcast, 6 tips for dealing with race-based microaggressions, those unintentional but hurtful comments that range from "roll-your-eyes" to "blow-steam-out-your-ears." Click the link and use the red player to listen.
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This week on the podcast, how to supercharge your journal!  Click and use the red player to listen.  Enjoy!
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Don't panic!  This week on the podcast, how to deal with panic attacks.  Click the link and use the red player to listen.
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It's Friday! This week on the podcast, we dive into hoarding disorder. Whether you're a hoarder, a neatnik, or somewhere in between, click the link and use the red player to listen!
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Diets make you GAIN weight over the long run. For a primer on how to get off the roller coaster, click the link and use the red player to listen to this week's Savvy Psychologist episode.
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Host of The Savvy Psychologist podcast, real-life research and clinical psychologist, and more
Introduction
Dr. Ellen Hendriksen is host of The Savvy Psychologist podcast and column, a clinical psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, and mom to two train-obsessed boys, ages 5 and 2.  She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area where she tries not to take bike commuting and plentiful avocados for granted.

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The Savvy Psychologist podcast was the #1 Education Podcast on iTunes during its debut week! Whee!
Education
  • Brown University
    Psychology, 1995 - 1999
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Clinical Psychology, 2003 - 2008
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Instructor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
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  • Stanford University
    Instructor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2012 - present
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2008 - 2012
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