Category Archives: Domestic Violence

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #121: “Mad Love”

We receive more questions and requests for “Mad Love” than any other episode of Batman Animated. And now, it’s time that we cover it! This is Harley Quinn’s origin story:… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #105: “Torch Song”

It starts out pretty harmless. A minor dispute between a sassy pop star named Cassidy and one of her stage pyrotechnicians. His name is Garfield Lynns, and Garfield seems pretty… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions Podcast, Episode #104: “Love is a Croc”

At first glance, the romantic pairing between Killer Croc and Baby Doll seems a bit strange, surprising, and even off-putting. After all, what would a reptilian, anti-social loner like Croc… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 91: “Live! The Psychology of Harley Quinn with Jimmy Palmiotti”

Harley Quinn has evolved from The Joker’s sidekick to a kick-butt protag with agency, tenacity and personality that leaps off the pages of comics.  For this special edition of our… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 89: “Suicide Squad”

In this special episode of The Arkham Sessions, we give our psychology-focused review of the 2016 film, Suicide Squad, offering up our thoughts about Jared Leto’s Joker, Margot Robbie’s Harley… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 72: “Harlequinade”

Harley Quinn is predicted to be the number 1 Halloween costume in the U.S. this week, and it is without a doubt she’s one of the most intriguing characters in… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 71: “The Terrible Trio”

They are Gotham’s elite! Or so they think.  They’re the “Terrible Trio,” a burgling threesome who target the rich–not because they need the money, but simply because they’re “bored.”  Dressed… Read the Rest »

The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 57: “Harley and Ivy”

Why do we stay with people who hurt us? Why are so-called “toxic” relationships sometimes the hardest ones to leave? And what can we do when those relationships become too… Read the Rest »