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The Psychology of Demoralization

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A lot of people are feeling helpless and  hopeless. On The Point we explore the concept of  "demoralization". Our mental health advisors join us to discuss the experience of facing things we can't control that dominate our lives, and the feelings that can arise.  Psychologist Ann Geagon, Psychiatrist Dr. Marc Whaley, and Psychiatrist Dr. Jonathan Schwartz join our host Mindy Todd.

Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI. After starting her broadcasting career as a midday DJ at WARE in Ware, Massachusetts, she quickly advanced to host of the morning drive show, which in 1981, made her one of the few women in broadcasting to anchor her own morning show. Her career has covered nearly all aspects of broadcasting. She has been a radio disc jockey, a traffic reporter, a television news anchor and reporter, a program director, talk show host, and even a ski reporter. Her television work brought her to White River Junction, VT, Portland, ME, Indianapolis, IN and Nashville, TN. Mindy also worked at radio stations in West Palm Beach, FL, Hartford, CT, Boston, MA and Lebanon, NH. She has received numerous awards, most recently her 5th National PRNDI (Public Radio News Directors Incorporated) award for best Call-in program and best Interview.