Where Should We Begin? Season 2
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  • 1
    Ep. 1: You Need Help to Help Her | Esther Perel

    Ep. 1: You Need Help to Help Her

    • ORIGINAL (45 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
    • Narrated By Esther Perel
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    [Contains mature themes] Free for a limited time for Audible members. A husband and wife are united in their desire to help their daughter, two years after she suffered a breakdown and moved home, shutting herself off from her family and friends. Esther urges them to examine the way pressure and expectations – no matter how well-intentioned – can shape a child’s upbringing.

    Deeply helpful

    Esther Perel is gifted at uncovering a path to healing. Uncovering the real issues in the middle of the pain, find ways to reengage with curiosity and..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 16 2017 by cynful ()
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    Ep. 2: I Want to Feel Wanted | Esther Perel

    Ep. 2: I Want to Feel Wanted

    • ORIGINAL (46 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
    • Narrated By Esther Perel
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    [Contains mature themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. After ten years, a husband tells his wife he no longer wishes to be married. A month later, stuck in limbo, they come to Esther. She helps them have an honest conversation about their expectations, desires, and the ways in which their role as parents has left little room for intimacy.

    So smart

    I get insights every time I hear an episode. Esther is so smart- I want to
    Thank her each and every time I listen.

    Reviewed on November 05 2017 by Jill ()
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    Ep. 3: Ms. Entitlement And Mr. Sacrifice Out on a Date | Esther Perel

    Ep. 3: Ms. Entitlement And Mr. Sacrifice Out on a Date

    • ORIGINAL (46 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains mature themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. An on-again, off-again couple in their fifties, dating in a post-divorce landscape, are struggling with different world views, priorities and sexual interests. Recognizing that their polarized dynamic takes the fun out of spending time together, Esther guides both towards less rigid perspectives.

    love it!

    so applicable and insightful! thank you Esther Perel. I have learned a lot from you!

    Reviewed on December 15 2017 by Dena Am ()
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    Ep. 4: Leaving the Shame Behind | Esther Perel

    Ep. 4: Leaving the Shame Behind

    • ORIGINAL (45 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains mature themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. A young couple has endured a series of crises early in their marriage, from a benign brain tumor to a serious car crash to the husband’s near-fatal heart attack. Following his recovery, he’s adapting to new physical limitations, while she says the children bear the brunt of his frustrations. Esther coaches them through an honest conversation on anger, parenthood and the power of apology.

    Thank you

    Thank you Esther for dedicating your life to better and touch the lives of others.

    What an inspiring podcast.

    Reviewed on November 03 2017 by Maggie H ()
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    Ep. 5: Questions You Aren't Allowed to Ask | Esther Perel

    Ep. 5: Questions You Aren't Allowed to Ask

    • ORIGINAL (45 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains mature themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. What began as an eight-year affair between two women has stretched into a 19-year partnership. But despite their private commitment to one another, they’ve never quite managed to move beyond the shame of their origin story. Esther takes a novel approach to revealing a long-held secret.

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    Ep. 6: You Can Be Right or You Can Be Married | Esther Perel

    Ep. 6: You Can Be Right or You Can Be Married

    • ORIGINAL (43 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains Mature Themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. They’ve been together for more than a decade, but this isn’t the first time they’ve separated. Stuck in a cycle of explosive escalations, a husband and wife want to make it work but can’t break their habit of going for the emotional jugular. Esther encourages them to start their conversations differently.

    This is my life

    This is my favorite episode by far and has resonated more with me than any other. I love this entire series and I feel like it is helping me learn an..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 01 2017 by Trina ()
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    Ep. 7: I've Had 100 Conversations with You in My Head | Esther Perel

    Ep. 7: I've Had 100 Conversations with You in My Head

    • ORIGINAL (45 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains Mature Themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. After a discovery in her doctor's office, a woman realizes her husband has been unfaithful. While betrayed and angry, she still feels a desire to stick it out for the sake of the kids. He, meanwhile, is desperate to find a way back to her. Esther takes them back to their upbringing's and the years before the infidelities to find a place of mutual compassion.

    The best episode so far!

    Love it! Such a heartfelt episode, I could not help but share the pain and all the feelings of this couple.

    Reviewed on December 11 2017 by Anna Lazareva ()
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    Ep. 8: I Don't Want to Be Your Caregiver, I Want to Be Your Wife | Esther Perel

    Ep. 8: I Don't Want to Be Your Caregiver, I Want to Be Your Wife

    • UNABRIDGED (45 mins)
    • By Esther Perel
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    [Contains Mature Themes] Free for a limited time to Audible members. Almost two years ago her husband was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson's Disease. They have three kids, a mortgage to pay, and he has developed some compulsive behaviors he isn't proud of. Esther helps them learn how to turn off the 'caregiver,' and remember they are much more than that to each other.

    I love these series!

    Love both of these seasons! It's a very self reflective and empathy building series! i would recommend this to listeners of all ages!

    Reviewed on December 05 2017 by Krystal ()