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Digging Deep

Weekly courageous conversations surrounding mental health

Join Carla and Rachel as they delve into the heart of matters, offering profound insights, practical advice, and relatable anecdotes that resonate with listeners from all walks of life.

With a blend of empathy, humor, and wisdom, they uncover the tools and strategies needed to navigate life’s challenges and embrace personal growth.

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Meet the hosts


Rachel McCrickard, LMFT

CEO and Cofounder of Motivo

As Motivo’s CEO and Co-Founder, Rachel brings her experiences as a therapist and startup founder to the conversation. Rachel digs deep into topics surrounding mental health in the context of her own life.


Carla Smith, PhD, LCSW, LMFT

CTO of Motivo

Dr. Carla Smith shares her experiences from a variety of perspectives – therapist, mom, wife – on topics that bind us together. As Motivo’s Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Carla digs deep into discussions on mental health, belonging, and beyond.

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