How To Find Deeper Connection with Yourself and Others with Psychotherapist Aimee Barr - Episode 016


In a world where we’re constantly fed media and messages that encourage us to compete against ourselves and others, how do we deepen our self-awareness to stop living from a place that’s steeped in status seeking and not enough-ness?

Psychotherapist Aimee Barr joins us for Episode 16 of The Daring Kind podcast to help us tap into the wisdom of astrology paired with psychotherapy to find deeper meaning and connection with ourselves and others.


  • When Aimee realized astrology was a great tool for self-awareness and connection.

  • How astrology allows us to be more vulnerable and revealing?

  • How can we become more authentic to ourselves while still striving to improve our lives?

  • Emotional blueprints, limiting beliefs and the reason therapists ask you about past.

  • Using the astrological chart to navigate past trauma, gifts and contributions.

  • A suggestion for exploring how you can best serve in the world


  • Take a risk in your communication. Practice being more intimate and vulnerable in your life.


Aimee Barr, LCSW is a psychotherapist with private practices in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and Union Square, Manhattan. Her practice specializes in helping to support adults navigate heir toughest life transitions such as career changes, relationship break-ups and grief. She has a Masters Degree from Fordham University, a Post-Masters Certificate from National Institute of the Psychotherapies (NIP), and a certificate from Ackerman Institute for the Family in Couples Counseling, Emotionally Focussed Therapy (EFT). She has spent many years as a sexual assault response team volunteer and is currently a board member of Arise Foundation, which is a charity based in New York City and London. It is founded on the belief that more should be done to support grass-roots anti-slavery networks. When she is not seeing clients, she works on employing mindfulness and self-acceptance into her own everydaily life. Her work has been featured in The Huffington Post, Well + Good, Monster, TedXLincolnCenter, and is a frequent lecturer at Fordham University. Visit her @aimeebarrlcsw or


For more on astrology, check out Success in the Stars with Celebrated Astrologer Rebecca Gordon - Episode 010

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