Dr. Mark Vigen

Aired Thursday, September 24, at 6 p.m. On this Mental Health Edition of Health Matters, Psychologist Dr. Mark Vigen hosted with Shelley Visconte, a licensed counselor and marriage and family therapist. They were joined by Psychiatrist Dr. Pat Sewell, and will discuss to talk about anxiety. Also joining them will be special guest "Laura," who has experienced anxiety throughout her life and will relate her experiences. Your calls were taken during the show at 1-800-552-8502.


Aired Thursday, June 26, at 8 p.m. This week on Health Matters Dr. Mark Vigen, psychologist, hosted along with Shelley Visconte, licensed counselor and marriage and family therapist. The topic was raising happy and psychologically healthy children. Dr. Candi Hill and Ms. Laura Harris, Specialist in School Psychology, were guests and we answered your questions.

Ranae Moran

Airs Thursday, May 28 at 6 p.m. (Repeat Broadcast) What is happiness? Can we learn to be happy? What are the practices of happy people? On the next Health Matters psychologists Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte along with Wayne Smith, Assistant Chief for the Shreveport Police Department Support Division; and Louis Johnson, Chief of Training for the Shreveport Fire Department will join us on Thursday, July 24, at 6 p.m. with information and advice on how to achieve happiness. This show will kick off a regular series addition of “Mental Health Matters” to our “Health Matters” lineup, with psychologists from Goebel and Vigen hosting. (Repeat - No phone calls will be taken)

Airs Thursday, May 21, at 6 p.m. What is romance and how can you have more romance in your life? Join hosts Dr. Mark Vigen, psychologist, and Shelley Visconte, licensed marriage and family counselor, for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition. Kimberly Lang, romance writer and USA Today best-selling author, will be our guest. Your calls will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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First Aired Thursday, August 21 at 6 p.m. 
What is creativity and how can creativity affect mental health? We addressed these questions and more on this Health Matters with Psychiatrist and multi-media artist Dr. Pat Sewell, and Joe Bluhm , an award-winning illustrator, designer and caricaturist from Moonbot as our guests. Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte hosted and took your calls and questions during the show.

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