A MAPs Journey Podcast
SEASON 3 | EPISODE 4
PUBLISHED | April 2, 2023
CREATING SAFE SPACES
A Conversation With A MAP-Friendly Therapist
In this episode, Elliott interviews Braden, a therapist who specializes in working with the minor-attracted community.
They discuss his reasons for working with this particular client, the methods of treatment he uses, and the barriers faced by minor-attracted persons seeking therapy.
Throughout he shares his insights and experiences in working with MAPS, highlighting the importance of creating a safe and non-judgmental space for individuals to discuss their attraction.
Also bringing up the challenges, including the stigma and lack of understanding surrounding this topic. Exploring the need for better education among therapists to provide better support for the MAP community.
Overall, this episode provides valuable insights into working with the MAPS and challenges the biases and stigmas associated with it. It is an essential listen for anyone interested in mental health and breaking down barriers to support all individuals.