Mike Rinder

Errant Belief #10: “We Have Lost Hope”

By |2018-06-21T11:48:14+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Resources and Support, Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Have a Positive Self-Fulfilling Prophecy Not a Negative One   In my opinion, giving up hope is a dysfunctional coping mechanism to deal with the pain. Unfortunately, it suggests incorrectly that there is nothing constructive that can be done.  If family members and friends no longer believe that the person will reestablish contact (if they have [...]

My Appearance on Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath, and Other Updates

By |2017-03-21T10:40:48+00:00January 20th, 2017|Categories: News and Updates, Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

2017 is off to an exciting start! This Tuesday, January 17th, A&E’s Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath aired a special Reddit AMA show that I taped the week before along with Mike Rinder, Lawrence Wright (who wrote the book Going Clear that became an HBO documentary) and attorney Ray Jeffrey.  Ray successfully represented former top [...]

Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath

By |2017-03-21T10:45:45+00:00December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Media Reviews, Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

  When I first heard that Leah Remini planned to make a show about Scientology, I was cautiously optimistic.  Not that many celebrities have been brave enough to share their stories, much less want to really go further than the HBO Going Clear documentary.  After watching the first episode, I am happy to say that Leah [...]