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"Therapy in a Nutshell©" — The Podcast

Dr. Patricia Bay, "Dr. Patty," has created a radio show based on her 30+ years of experience as a Marriage, Family Therapist and on her 1998 book, THERAPY IN A NUTSHELL©. You may listen to the show on her podcast to help with challenges we all face in this world. She will help you with your own personal growth, your relationships, families and friends. Join Dr. Patty and help her heal the world one hour at a time.


"Therapy in a Nutshell©" — The Book

Therapy In A Nutshell© is a book that will warm your soul and open your heart in self-exploration. Taking a look at yourself has never been so inspiring and rewarding. The book is based on the therapy basics that Patricia L. Bay,Psy.D., L.M.F.T., has used in her private practice for over 30 years. If you have wanted to be in therapy, but cannot afford it, or have not been able to get your partner to attend with you, this book will help you on that path. If you have already started taking a good look at your life, the lessons presented, in their easy to understand format, will add to your personal growth experience.

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Patricia L. Bay, Psy.D.

Dr. Patty Bay is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist with a private practice in Redding. Since 1979, she has worked with children, adolescents, adults & families in Shasta County and surrounding areas in Northern California.

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Dr. Patty’s Basket Cases

In 2008, Patty was introduced to pine needle basket weaving and fell in love with the art. She makes “memory baskets” with particular people in mind. She adorns the baskets with items meaningful to each person.

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