20: The Other Woman in Therapy with Namrata Rindani-McMahill, LMFT

My guest today is Namrata Rindani McMahill, LMFT, a psychotherapist in private practice in San Diego. Nam is an advocate and champion for discarded, diagnosed, shamed, judged, and marginalized people. Her career spans 12 years, 2 continents, and multiple languages. Today’s topic is a sensitive one, but one that is important and relevant to so many, we’re talking about “the other woman” in therapy.  Join us! What you’ll hear in this episode:
  • Being “othered” and non-accepted
  • Who is the “other woman”?
  • Statistics show that 22% of men and 14% of women acknowledge an extra-marital relationship
  • The identity of the other woman
  • The surface struggles
  • “Othered” in other areas of life
  • The pain of staying vs. the pain of getting out
  • Nam’s Six Phase Process, including OMG, acceptance, unhooking/unpacking, desire, repacking, and deserving first place.
  • Having compassion for yourself
  • Understanding intentions
  • What is this really about?
  • Words to the “other woman”
  • Find a support system
  • Finding a liberated first place position
  • Nam’s Five Quickie Questions
Resources: www.soulnarratives.com Email Nam: nam@narrativetherapysd.com Being the Other Woman by Petra Falk Save Save Save Save