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Auntie SparkNotes: Halloween Triggers My Anxiety

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 17, 2018
Dear Auntie, My anxiety has many triggers, several of which might be perceived as silly or inconsequential by those who haven’t experienced it.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Halloween Triggers My Anxiety

Auntie SparkNotes: Have I Lost My Sense of Empathy?

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 3, 2018
Dear Auntie, I have this... interesting dilemma. For years, I've been plagued by feelings of self-doubt, insecurity, and inadequacy. This isn't surprising: I'm... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Have I Lost My Sense of Empathy?

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Share Bad News Without Making It Weird?

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 26, 2018
Dear Auntie, I’m a sophomore in college and things are going pretty well. I have some friends, but none that I’m really close... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Share Bad News Without Making It Weird?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Want My Friend to Have Her Own Friend Group

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 22, 2018
Dear Auntie, One of my closest friends—let's call her Amy—has been through a lot. Amy lost a parent in high school, and since... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Want My Friend to Have Her Own Friend Group

Auntie SparkNotes: My Toxic Friends Always Judge Me

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 1, 2018
Dear Auntie, I'm a huge nerd. I've seen Pride & Prejudice (2005) about 6 times, I never miss out on the weekly "Batman... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Toxic Friends Always Judge Me

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Dad He's the Voice of My Anxiety?

By kat_rosenfieldJune 1, 2018
Before we get to the advice portion of today's show, a heads up: Due to editorial and budget changes at... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Dad He's the Voice of My Anxiety?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Want to Learn How to Cope with My Destructive Thoughts

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 23, 2018
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I’ll keep it short but to the point. I’m an in-the-closet gay trans guy with borderline personality disorder and dysthymia.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Want to Learn How to Cope with My Destructive Thoughts

Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Monopolizes Everything with Her Issues

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 16, 2018
Hey Auntie, I've been having a tough time with my friend "Mandy." When she was feeling depressed or upset, she would ask me... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Friend Monopolizes Everything with Her Issues

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Worried That People Will Think I'm Dangerous Because of My Autism

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 14, 2018
Hello, Auntie. I attend a university half an hour from Parkland, where the recent school shooting occurred. The tragic event made me anxious... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Worried That People Will Think I'm Dangerous Because of My Autism

Auntie SparkNotes: Does My Friend Have Depression?

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 2, 2018
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I am asking this partially to gain advice, and partially to better understand a friend. Let's call this friend... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Does My Friend Have Depression?