Dr. Mark Vigen

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Airs Thursday, October 27, at 6 p.m. Anger is a natural emotion, but left unchecked, it can affect mental and physical health. Dr. Mark Vigen, psychologist, will host Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m., alongside Dr. Shelley Visconte, licensed counselor and marriage and family therapist, to talk about understanding and managing anger. Licensed Professional Counselor Greg Guerin will be our guest along with two guests from Active Recovery: Amanda Veuleman, Care Coordinator, and Cheven Bonnell, licensed social worker.

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Airs Thursday, September 29, at 6 p.m. Tune in for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition this evening at 6 p.m. Neurosurgeon Dr. Anil Nanda, with University Neurosurgery, and Debbie Hayes, Alzheimer’s Association North Louisiana Associate Director will join psychologists Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte to discuss Alzheimer’s. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, June 16, at 6 p.m. We’ll explore this question on Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m. Dr. Mark Vigen, psychologist, will host with co-host Shelley Visconte, licensed counselor. They will be joined by Danita Wynes. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

Airs Thursday, January 28, at 6 p.m. Children are creative with vivid imaginations. How do we carry that creativity into adulthood, and how can creativity affect our mental health? Join host Dr. Mark Vigen and co-host Shelley Visconte for this Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m. Our guests will be Anne Gremillion, owner of Gremillion and Pou Marketing, and Logan Sledge, Assistant Professor of Theatre at Centenary College. Your questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-552-802 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

Airs Thursday, December 18 at 6 p.m. On this repeat edition of Health Matters Psychologist Dr. Mark Vigen and  Licensed Counselor Shelly Visconte provide tips on surviving the holidays. Your questions were taken during the show. Join Red Radio for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m.