Summary: Seeking addictions experts to discuss exercise addiction

  • Name: Michael Steele lululemon Studio (MIRROR)
  • Category: Biotech and Healthcare
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: lululemon Studio (MIRROR)
  • Deadline: 5:00 PM PST – 20 January


  1. What is exercise addiction?
  2. What causes exercise addiction? / Why do people get addicted to exercise?
  3. What are some specific strategies to overcome addiction?

Requirements: Psychologists, addictions experts, addictions specialists, or addictions counselors only. Response to one or all of the questions listed above. Please include your name, title, qualifications, and URL for crediting

Summary: Looking for a child psychologist to speak on anxiety in kids

  • Name: Samantha Darby Romper
  • Category: General
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Romper
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 20 January

Query: Working on a piece about anxiety in children, but we want to dive deeper than just the normal symptoms you can find via search. I’d like to talk to some child psychologists about specific examples of childhood anxiety, situations that make kids feel anxious, and how parents can help, etc.

Requirements: Child psychologists and even child development experts could help!

Summary: Experienced psychologist

  • Name: Racheal Ede Forbes
  • Category: Biotech and Healthcare
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Forbes
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 20 January

Query: Looking to speak with an experienced psychologist to answer questions on Depression

Requirements: Must be licensed and very experienced. Thank you

Summary: What should you do when someone you love is addicted to fentanyl?

  • Name: Patricia Sullivan A Better Today Recovery Services
  • Category: Biotech and Healthcare
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: A Better Today Recovery Services
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 20 January

Query: We are writing an article to help families understand the best actions and path to take when they have confirmed that someone in their family is using fentanyl.

  1. What is the best path to take to address the problem?
  2. What are the DON’Ts – some things that might be the knee-jerk reaction but in the end aren’t helpful.
  3. What is your overall message of hope as a professional?

Requirements: Therapist, or otherwise addiction specialist.

Summary; How To Respond to Stonewalling: 8 Things To Try

  • Name: Jeremy Brown Fatherly
  • Category: Lifestyle and Fitness
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Fatherly
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 20 January

Query: I am looking to hear from therapists about how a person who is being stonewalled can deal with the behavior and respond accordingly when it happens to them frequently.

Summary: Toxic positivity

  • Category: Lifestyle and Fitness
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Anonymous
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 20 January

Query: For a story that’ll run on Beachbody’s blog, I’m looking for mental health experts to discuss toxic positivity. These are my initial questions:

  1. What is toxic positivity?
  2. How can toxic positivity be harmful?
  3. What are some sneaky ways that it can show up?
  4. How can we differentiate toxic positivity from optimism?
  5. How can you avoid toxic positivity?
  6. When you encounter a toxically positive person, what are some ways to deal?
  7. And how can you spot your own toxic positivity and reframe it?

Requirements: Must be a psychologist, psychiatrist, or licensed clinical therapist. No brand conflicts, please, and must be available for an interview before the deadline (email is fine!). Thank you!

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