Marilyn Wedge

Marilyn Wedge


Marilyn Wedge, Ph.D., lic. MFT, is a family therapist and author of three books and numerous professional articles in the field of family therapy. She has a Bachelor's Degree (Philosophy) and a Doctorate (Social Psychology) from the University of Chicago, where she was a Danforth Foundation Fellow. Her doctoral dissertation on narcissism was supervised by psychiatrist Jarl Dyrud, M. D.,of the University of Chicago Medical School.

She had a post-doctoral fellowship, supported by the National Institute for the Humanities, at the Hastings Center for Bioethics in New York. She has taught at the California State University, East Bay, the College of the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Chicago Extension. Dr. Wedge has blogs on the Huffington Post and Psychology Today, and her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal.



Past Shows:

  • Fungi to the Rescue

    Lisa Garr (email) was joined by authority on fungi, Paul Stamets, who talked about his discovery on how to use mushrooms to decompose toxic wastes and pollutants, catch and reduce silt from streambeds and pathogens from agricultural watersheds, as well as control insect...More »

Last Night

Inside the CIA / Rethinking Death
Inside the CIA / Rethinking Death
Analyst J. Michael Waller discussed the history and operation of the CIA and some of its failings. Followed by death doula Alua Arthur on the dying process and our attitudes around it.


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