Television Archives - Ben Michaelis, PhD

Do You Have ‘Career Compulsive Disorder’? How to Unplug – TODAY Show

According to a Harvard Business Review survey, half of professionals put in a 65-hour work week and check work emails on weekends. Sascha de Gersdorff of Women’s Health magazine and clinical psychologist Dr. Ben Michaelis share strategies for balancing work and home life.

Post Election Stress Disorder – Fox 5 News At 6pm

Is the current political climate stressing you out? If so, you’re not alone. A majority of Americans — 57 percent in fact — are suffering from post-election stress, according to a survey released this week by the American Psychological Association (APA).

Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Ernie Anastos on Fox 5 News to talk about the stress Americans are experiencing after the election.

The Today Show: When is it Time to Go To Therapy?

Dr. Ben Michaelis talks with Kathie Lee and Hoda about when is the right time to seek therapy; THE TODAY SHOW.

The Truth Behind Selfies – Fox 5 News

Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Ernie Anastos on Fox 5 News to talk about why people take selfies.

Will Politics Ruin Thanksgiving? – Fox 5 News at 10

It’s time for all of us to come together. Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Fox 5 News to offer a few suggestions for how to use this Thanksgiving as a time of healing differences.

How to Heal a Divided Nation After The Election – Fox 5 News At 5pm

It has been a heated election season characterized by a very strong animosity among voters. Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Fox 5 News at 5pm to talk about how we can move on and heal a divided nation after the election.

Popular Kid Halloween Costumes Too Sexy? – Fox 5 News

Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Fox 5 News to talk about what to do when your child wants a Halloween costume that’s not age appropriate.

Addicted to Gossip? – Fox5 News

Feeling Gossipy? There’s a reason for that. Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Ernie Anastos from Fox 5 News to talk about why some people may be addicted to gossip.

New York’s Happiest Moments – Fox 5 News

Dr. Ben Michaelis joins Fox 5 News to explain how positive events influence our mood.

Can Pokemon GO Help Patients with Mental Illness? – Fox News

It’s the latest video game craze and people of all ages are addicted to Pokemon Go. But can this augmented reality result in more than just a high score? Dr. Manny sits down with Dr. Ben Michaelis who says his patients with depression, anxiety and other mental health issues are seeing a benefit.