Therapy, Writing, Archives

Marriage: It’s Hard, but It Doesn’t Have to Be

Marriage: It’s Hard, But it Doesn’t Have to Be As a therapist I always question my clients about how they know certain things. How do you know it has to be that way? How do you know you can’t do X, Y, or Z? How do you know? How? Why?  You get the idea. One of… Read More Marriage: It’s Hard, but It Doesn’t Have to Be

Therapy, Writing, Archives

Beauty Norms

Beauty Norms Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but we know there are strong social ties to who and what is considered beautiful. As a therapist, it is my belief that we are all suffering from some type of body dysmorphia. With the media idolizing the likes of @kimkardashian or any of her… Read More Beauty Norms

Therapy, Feminism, Writing

Readers Entertainment Radio presents author Samantha Heuwagen

So lucky to have been featured on Readers Entertainment Radio and getting to talk all things mental health and Dawn Among the Stars. We talk about what mental health looks like in Dawn and how it shows itself in media today. Take a listen and join the conversation!  

Therapy, Writing, Archives

Empowered Women on a Mission Launch Party

This spring, meet 11 debut authors from various genres that focus on empowering women through stories that depict the realities of what it’s like to fight the patriarchy and be true to one’s self. Celebrate the new books and learn some interesting facts about the stories plus some fun behind the scenes looks at how… Read More Empowered Women on a Mission Launch Party

Writing, Archives

Rainbirds: How Far Would You Go For Answers?

RAINBIRDS is a story of a young man who is trying to come to terms with his older sister’s death by finding out the truth behind her murder, but in doing so, he ends up confronting his own dark secret. As I tend to do, I like to feature work that inspires, educates, and of… Read More Rainbirds: How Far Would You Go For Answers?

Therapy, Archives

Spilling Tea with Samantha and Dr. B: Ep 13 THE RETURN

#SpillingTea took a mini hiatus this fall because of the amazing things we’ve been cooking up. Forgive us! We’re excited to share new content with you soon! FIND US HERE: