Social Sciences Podcasts

The Psychonaut Show show

The Psychonaut ShowJoin Now to Follow

Dr. JKB captains The Psychonaut Show on its mission to seek out strange, new worlds in inner space. We discover the tools that psychoanalysts since Freud have used to penetrate the mysterious depths of the unconscious. Learning how this hidden part of our minds works will ultimately make us more effective, more connected, and more attractive in our daily lives.

By John K. Burton, MD

Sound Bites A Nutrition Podcast show

Sound Bites A Nutrition PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Hosted by award-winning Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Melissa Joy Dobbins, the Guilt-Free RD® - "because food shouldn't make you feel bad!" Join Melissa’s conversations with experts including researchers, academics, authors, dietitians and more as they delve into the science, psychology and strategies behind good food and nutrition. Guests like Dr. David Katz, Ellie Krieger, SciBabe, and Gretchen Rubin address topics including healthy diets, dieting and weight management, diabetes, agriculture, farming, and other hot topics in the media. Walk away with credible information to help you make your own, well-informed nutrition decisions based on facts, not fear. For more information visit

By Melissa Joy Dobbins, MS, RD, CDE

Somewhere in the Skies show

Somewhere in the SkiesJoin Now to Follow

Somewhere in the Skies is a weekly podcast dedicated to discussing UFOs, the paranormal, and just plain weird. Hosted by author and UFO journalist, Ryan Sprague, the show features current UFO events from around the world, audio docs, and special guests. Join Ryan as he asks new questions, and perhaps even finds some answers to the mysteries that lay somewhere in the skies. New episodes every Monday. Learn more at

By Ryan Sprague/ Entertainment One (eOne)

The Thoughtful Counselor show

The Thoughtful CounselorJoin Now to Follow

About The Thoughtful Counselor is a podcast that is dedicated to producing great conversations around current topics in counseling and psychotherapy. We view counseling and psychotherapy as a deeply beautiful and complex process, and strive to incorporate both the art and science of the field in each episode.

By The Thoughful Counselor Team

Therapy for Black Girls show

Therapy for Black GirlsJoin Now to Follow

The Therapy for Black Girls Podcast is a weekly chat about all things mental health, personal development, and all the small decisions we can make to become the best possible versions of ourselves. Join your host, Dr. Joy Harden Bradford, a licensed Psychologist in Atlanta, Georgia, as she offers practical tips and strategies to improve your mental health, discusses the latest news and trends in mental health, pulls back the curtain on what happens in therapy sessions, and answers your listener questions.

By Joy Harden Bradford, Ph.D.

Cadence show

CadenceJoin Now to Follow

Cadence is a podcast about music: how it affects your brain, your life, and the community in which you live. Join our host, cognitive neuroscientist and classically trained opera singer Indre Viskontas while we talk to scientists, musicians, musicologists, and composers to find answers to some of the biggest questions still surrounding the intersection of music and science. How much can we learn about the mind with music as the lens?

By Cadence

Quid Pro Quo show

Quid Pro QuoJoin Now to Follow

Addressing topics in crime and psychology and working to better the world through the power of morbid curiosity.

By Elle Stewart

The Other Half show

The Other HalfJoin Now to Follow

The Other Half is an exploration of the the other half of bunch of things. First, Anna and Annie want to take you on a tour of the other half of math — the fun half you might be missing when you learn math in school, the half that helps you makes sense of your own life. Undoubtedly you’ve struggled with math at some point and asked yourself, “what would I ever use this for?” They hope to give you some compelling and unexpected answers to that question.

By ACMEScience

Practically Perfect Parenting Podcast show

Practically Perfect Parenting PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Renowned professor, researcher, and author John Sommers-Flanagan, Ph.D., teams up with parenting, child, and intimate relationship expert Sara Polanchek, Ed.D., to bring you the Practically Perfect Parenting Podcast. Children do not come with instruction manuals, and this bi-weekly podcast tackles some of the biggest issues parents face, with humor and wit. Brought to you by The Charles Engelhard Foundation, and the National Parenting Education Network, this podcast pairs cutting edge research and proven technique, to help make you a practically perfect parent.

By John Sommers-Flanagan, Sara Polanchek

Selling the Couch with Melvin Varghese, Ph.D. show

Selling the Couch with Melvin Varghese, Ph.D.Join Now to Follow

Selling the Couch is the #1 podcast for aspiring, new, and current mental health private practitioners. Psychologist Melvin Varghese interviews successful therapists about the business side of private practice (e.g., how they get referrals, their best tips and strategies, and their daily habits, etc.) as well as the world's top business, marketing, and social media experts. What you get are bite sized and highly actionable tips to guide your private practice and entrepreneurial journey. Start Your Journey at

By Melvin Varghese, Ph.D.