The Bright Sessions

Start with episode 101. Dr. Bright provides therapy for the strange and unusual; their sessions have been recorded for research purposes. Visit www.thebrightsessions.com for more information and additional content. Created by Lauren Shippen

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608 - Think Twice | The AM Archives
Episode 8 of the spin-off The AM Archives
33 min
2
607 - The Right Way | The AM Archives
Episode 7 of the spin-off The AM Archives
27 min
3
606 - Decisions | The AM Archives
Episode 6 of the spin-off The AM Archives
21 min
4
605 - Choices | The AM Archives
Episode 5 of spin-off The AM Archives
23 min
5
GUEST EPISODE - Life With LEO(h) by Octavia Bray
A new romantic comedy from Atypical Artists
38 min
6
604 - Homecoming | The AM Archives
Episode 4 of spin-off The AM Archives
31 min
7
603 - The Grand Tour | The AM Archives
Episode 3 of spin-off The AM Archives
27 min
8
602 - The Electric Man | The AM Archives
Episode 2 of spin-off The AM Archives
20 min
9
601 - For People Like You | The AM Archives
Episode 1 of the spin-off The AM Archives
24 min
10
510 - Patient #5-E-3
Dr. Bright is interrupted as she winds down at the end of a long day. Written by Meghan Fitzmartin. Performed by Julia Morizawa & Charlie Ian.
21 min
11
The AM Archives is coming to The Bright Session...
1 min
12
Guest Trailer - IN STRANGE WOODS
2 min
13
GUEST EPISODE - NEXT STOP from Multitude
31 min
14
509 - Patient #1-A-5 (Vanessa)
*This episode contains discussion of infant death. Listener discretion advised* Dr. Bright gets a visit from her oldest Atypical friend.
21 min
15
508 - Patient #6-C-1 (Niko)
Dr. Bright has a session with a patient feeling a little...grey. Written by Aron Brown. Performed by Julia Morizawa & Aron Brown.
32 min
16
507 - Patient #2-B-4 (Rory)
Dr. Bright finally has a reason to use her fire extinguisher. Written and sound designed by Mischa Stanton. Performed by Julia Morizawa and Sammi Lappin. 
30 min
17
506 - Patient #4-A-5 (Arthur)
Dr. Bright makes a house call. Written by Gabriel Urbina. Performed by Julia Morizawa and Zach Valenti. Sound designed by Mischa Stanton. 
30 min
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505 - Patient #9-A-2 (Victor)
Dr. Bright gets a visit from an old patient with an unreliable ability. Written by Caitlin Schneiderhan. Performed by Julia Morizawa and Sean T. Krishnan.
18 min
19
504 - Patient #7-B-3 (Lou)
A younger patient causes some problems with Dr. Bright's session recordings. Written by Eli Barraza. Performed by Julia Morizawa & Eli Barraza. 
18 min
20
503 - Patient #8-C-6 (Austin)
Dr. Bright sometimes has a hard time seeing one her less frequent patients. Written by Jordan Cope & Briggon Snow. Performed by Julia Morizawa & Michael Felix.
32 min
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502 - Patient #3-B-2 (Melanie)
Dr. Bright conducts a therapy session over Skype. Written by Anna Lore. Performed by Julia Morizawa and Shelby Young. 
21 min
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501 - Patient #10-E-2 (Myra)
*Please be advised that this episode contains brief mentions of drug abuse, suicidal thoughts, and child abuse* Written by Julia Morizawa. Performed by Julia Morizawa & Jasika Nicole. 
51 min
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416 - Dr. Bright
Season 4, Episode 16 - Dr. Bright packs up her office. 
51 min
24
415 - The AM
Season 4, Episode 15 - Discoveries and changes are made.  
38 min
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414 - Telephone 3
Season 4, Episode 14 - Phone conversations from the evening of April 10th.
24 min
26
413 - Sam
Season 4, Episode 13 - *This episode depicts anxiety attacks and emotional distress. Listener discretion is advised.* Sam's past and present catch up with her. 
38 min
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412- Caleb
Season 4, Episode 12 - Caleb goes looking for some advice.
29 min
28
411 - Wadsworth
Season 4, Episode 11 - Ellie has a strange day.
32 min
29
410 - Rose
Season 4, Episode 10 - Rose falls asleep and goes for a walk.   Stream on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/6PPxMVN8jPxdH6Jn3lR65y Get on Amazon...
33 min
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409 - Movie Night
Season 4, Episode 9 - The gang tries to have a normal night in.
24 min
31
408 - Mark
Season 4, Episode 8 - Mark tries to move forward.
36 min
32
407 - Adam
Season 4, Episode 7 - Adam looks in from the outside.
28 min
33
406 - Damien
Season 4, Episode 6 - Damien adjusts to his new way of life.
20 min
34
405 - Chloe
Season 4, Episode 5 - Chloe struggles with recent events and makes an announcement.
26 min
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404 - Patient #14 (Rose), Session 7
Season 4, Episode 4 - Session 7 with my dreamwalking patient.
24 min
36
403 - Former Patient (#11-A-7)
Season 4, Episode 3 - Caleb stops by the office.
27 min
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402 - Subject #E-307
Season 4, Episode 2 - *Please be advised this episode contains mention of suicide, kidnapping, and emotional abuse* Two months of logs from Subject #E-307.
24 min
38
401 - Birthday
Season 4, Episode 1 - A series of interruptions hamper the celebration of another year.
25 min
39
Therapy for the strange and unusual
Start with Season 1, Episode 1
1 min
40
319 - Safe House Part II
Season 3, Episode 19 - *Please be advised this episode contains the aftermath of violence, discussions of self harm, and intense psychological distress* Audio from the safe house on Friday, November 11th.
53 min
41
318 - Safe House Part I
Season 3, Episode 18 - *Please be advised this episode contains violence* Audio from the safe house on Friday, November 11th.
22 min
42
317 - Telephone 2
Season 3, Episode 17 - *Please be advised that this episode contains mentions of suicide*  Phone conversations from November 10th through November 11th.
21 min
43
316 - Patient #14-A-8 (Rose), Session 2
Season 3, Episode 16 - November 3rd - second session with my newest patient.
29 min
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315 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 44
Season 3, Episode 15 - A less than normal session, due to the events that transpired directly before.
24 min
45
314 - sunday, after my session
Season 3, Episode 14 - walking whatshisface home w/ Sam (Mini Episode).
4 min
46
313 - Patient #13 (Chloe), Truncated Session
Season 3, Episode 13 - My latest conversation with Chloe was interrupted by a series of visitors.
21 min
47
312 - September 30th, 2016
Season 3, Episode 12 - On the road home. (Mini episode)
9 min
48
311 - Frank
Season 3, Episode 11 - *Please be advised that this episode contains descriptions of violence and war, and deals with some of the trauma that results from these actions.* My first full session with Frank Sawyer (non-atypical/atypical-adjacent).  ...
37 min
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310 - September 24th, 2016
Season 3, Episode 10 - Phone calls and recordings from Friday evening through Saturday afternoon.
36 min
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309 - Damien, September
Season 3, Episode 9 - For Joanie - hopefully she can help.
18 min
51
308 - friday, studio time w/ the gang
Season 3, Episode 8 - september 23rd, 2016
22 min
52
307 - Friday, 9/23/16
Season 3, Episode 7 - Personal audio notes from Friday, September 23rd, 2016 - OAG
23 min
53
306 - Caleb, 9/16
Season 3, Episode 6 - Caleb asked me to meet him at the park and well...I'll probably delete this later. Maybe. (Mini episode).
4 min
54
305 - Sam, September 13th
Season 3, Episode 5 - Sam returns and we catch up on the past few months.
24 min
55
304 - Patient #13 (Chloe) + Friend
Season 3, Episode 4 - Truncated session with Patient #13 before a new patient came in. He defies my usual categories.
24 min
56
303 - Mark, August
Season 3, Episode 3 - August, somewhere off I-80.
21 min
57
302 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 40
Season 3, Episode 2 - Session 40, September.
30 min
58
301 - Asset 43, Meetings 1-6
Season 3, Episode 1 - Disciplinary Meetings 1-6 with Asset 43.  
20 min
59
The Intrusion
A visitor appears. [https://arsparadoxica.com]
13 min
60
220 - For Mark
Season 2, Episode 20 - For Mark; July, August, September (Mini episodes). 
16 min
61
219 - Zero Hour
Season 2, Episode 19 - Saturday, July 2nd.
27 min
62
218 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Emergency session
Season 2, Episode 18 - Emergency session at the patient's request.
21 min
63
217 - Telephone
Season 2, Episode 17 - Phone conversations from approximately 12:30 AM on Friday to 12pm on Saturday.
22 min
64
216 - tuesday, coffee w/ Sam
Season 2, Episode 16 - 2:30pm, @ that cafe on oak.
15 min
65
215 - Stakeout #2
Season 2, Episode 15 - Monday, 4:30pm
11 min
66
214 - ID 46942 - Log 426
Season 2, Episode 14 - Personal log 426 (summary of quarterly meetings).
12 min
67
213 - Patient #12 (Sam), Personal Meeting
Season 2, Episode 13 - Not an official session - more of a personal meeting.
18 min
68
212 - Stakeout #1
Season 2, Episode 12 - Friday, 4pm (Mini episode).
2 min
69
211 - Patient #13 (Chloe), "Session" 8
Season 2, Episode 11 - Part 2 of 2.
17 min
70
210 - ID 46942 - Asset #43
Season 2, Episode 10 - Part 1 of 2.
11 min
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209 - Patient #13 (Chloe), Session 7
Season 2, Episode 9 - Session 7 with a mind reader. I am hopeful that she might assist me with my meeting next week.
16 min
72
208 - For SB
Season 2, Episode 8 - Hopefully this will make things clearer for you, Sam. Just press play - JB. (Mini Episode)
8 min
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207 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 19
Season 2, Episode 7 - Session 19 with one of my teenage patients. He had big plans this weekend to tell a friend about his ability and seemed quite nervous about it.
15 min
74
206 - Patient #12 (Sam), Session 9
Season 2, Episode 6 - Session 9 with patient twelve - she called me last night and left a strange, excited message. I gather something out of the ordinary has happened on one of her trips. 
17 min
75
205 - The Voicemail of Dr. Bright
Season 2, Episode 5 - Voice messages left on Dr. Bright's answering machine on a Friday.  (Mini episode)
4 min
76
204 - Patient #13 (Chloe), Session 6
Season 2, Episode 4 - Session 6 with Patient #13 - we took an unscheduled month off but I think we can get back on track quickly.
16 min
77
203 - Patient #12 (Sam), Session 6
Season 2, Episode 3 - Session 6 (5? Check records) with Patient #12 - unscheduled but very welcome. 
19 min
78
202 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 15
Season 2, Episode 2 - Session 15. 
21 min
79
201 - Patient #5-E-3 (Damien), Session 30
Season 2, Episode 1 - Session 30 (session 29? 31?) with my highest risk patient. 
16 min
80
109 - Patient #13 (Chloe), Session 5
Season 1, Episode 9 - Session 5 with a telepath. The patient has been steadily gaining more control of her power over the past month and I may soon be able to categorize her as a Level 4. 
13 min
81
108 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 13
Season 1, Episode 8 - Session 13 with this Level 7 empath. Though he still has difficulty balancing strong emotions, he is learning to control his ability better and may soon be downgraded to a Level 6.
16 min
82
107 - Patient #12 (Sam), Session 4
Season 1, Episode 7 - Session 4 with a time traveler who has yet to gain control of her ability. I have only observed her ability in action once, but I hope to change that. 
15 min
83
106 - Patient #13 (Chloe), Session 2
Season 1, Episode 6 - Session 2 with a twenty-year old mind reader. While initially resistant to the idea of hearing other's thoughts, the more she talks about her ability, the more she is able to believe that diagnosis. 
14 min
84
105 - Patient #11 (Caleb), Session 10
Season 1, Episode 5 - Session 10 with a teenage empath. His continued exposure to a fellow student may help him learn to control his ability. 
19 min
85
104 - Patient #12 (Sam), Session 2
Season 1, Episode 4 - Session 2 with the time traveler, Samantha Barnes. After returning from one of her time trips last session, she left quickly - I was surprised, but relieved, that she made another appointment.    Visit...
16 min
86
103 - Patient #13-A-3 (Chloe), Session 1
Season 1, Episode 3 - Session 1 with Chloe Turner, the daughter of the first atypical I ever met. Her mother said she has been having difficulties in college and is concerned that Chloe may also be atypical.    Visit...
13 min
87
102 - Patient #11-A-7 (Caleb), Session 9
Season 1, Episode 2 - Session 9 with a 16 year old empath. The patient has been having some difficulty at school but a fellow student may provide an opportunity for him to gain better understanding of his ability.   www.thebrightsessions.com
17 min
88
101 - Patient #12-D-10 (Sam), Session 1
Season 1, Episode 1 - Session 1 with Samantha Barnes, a young woman with a Level 10, Class D ability. She found me through the ad I placed in the paper offering "therapy for the strange and unusual".      Visit...
12 min