The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 03.18.1503/18/15
Today I talk directly to you without a guestabout follow up studies showing that children diagnosed with ADHD 35 years ago have had their lives destroyed as grownups with brain damage and high death rates. I describe how and why this happens. I also...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 02.25.15
A very powerful show about psychiatric reform and psychiatric malfeasance with Martin Paul Whitely, former parliamentarian in Western Australia and an extraordinarily positive influence in regard to controlling psychiatry. Please listen to this....
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 02.11.15
Spend an hour with a truly brave and moral man, whistleblower pediatrician Dr. David Drew from Britain’s National Health Service–before they fired him. Learn the hazards of bureaucratic medicine! Learn to live an honest life and to enjoy it!
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 01.28.15
Therapist Bob Wubbolding, EdD and I discuss the heritage of choice-theorist William Glasser, and the nature and worth of psychotherapy, and its relevance to life and love. I conclude that we need to spend much more time “chirping together.” See if you...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 01.07.15
Brant Mittler, MD, JD, cardiologist and attorney, brings enormous experience, wisdom and honestyto medical issues from eugenics and euthanasia to “managed care.” A conversation that will say something new to anyone who listens.Don’t miss it!
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 12.17.14
British psychologist Gary Sidley and I discuss his journey of disillusionment with the establishment and then freely indulge our thoughts and fantasies about what an ideal “mental health services” would look like. I found it interesting.
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 12.10.14
Do not miss this show with psychologist Martin Harrow who has done the most extensive scientific follow ups on whathappens to patients labeled schizophrenic when they stop their drugs early on versus when they continue taking them. Guess which group...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 12.03.14
Michael Fontaine, PhD, a scholar of classic Roman and Greek society,illuminatesour modernfields of psychology and psychiatry with his insights. Did you know that criticism and ridicule was heaped on biological psychiatry from its inceptionin ancient...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 11/19/14
British chartered psychologist Dave Traxson describes the “psychoeconomic colonization” of children by the pharmaceutical and medical industries and what stressed children really need instead. Interested in saving our children? Listen to this show,...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 11/12/14
If you would like to think deeply about human biological evolution, and how it has prepared (and failed to prepare) us for modern living, my guest Jonathon Rottenberg and I do our best to reach into this fascinating and all-important subject. We start...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 08/06/14
Advocate Richard Lawhern’s first ever radio show turned out to be one of my most enlightening. Learn how psychiatric diagnoses can demoralize and lead to suicide. Learn the risks of being diagnosed with somatoform or somatic symptom disorders. Even...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 07/23/14
Orly Wahba is taking the world by storm with kindness! Her project “Life Vest Inside” unites people throughout the world to spread kindness, promoting the essence of what’s good and helpful. “The more I give, the more I heal” she declares as she...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 07/16/14
Sami Timimi is a thoughtful, caring British child and adolescent psychiatrist who represents the finest traditions and newest thinking in our field. Sami talks eloquently and specifically about what really works in helping distressed children and...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 07/09/14
Beth Darnall, PhD is a psychologist specializing in pain management whose insights apply to mental as well as physical suffering. Learn why and how not to catastrophize! Inspiring information about mind over matter, with many lessons that apply to all...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 07/02/14
Betty Kilbride is an author and show host, ardent advocate for our soldiers, informed critic of psychiatric drugs, and enthusiastic promoter of the Founding Principles of America. Lively and informative!
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 06/25/14
Jon Jureidini is an Australian child psychiatrist and professor who believes as I do that human relationship is key to healing for families and children. Dr. Jureidini combines high level scientific research with a caring therapeutic approach, making...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 06/04/14
Dan Mackler travels the world creating great films on how to really help distressed people and makes this show fast-moving, lively and informative about the best in therapeutic alternatives worldwide and about how to communicate through film in this...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 05/28/14
Want to delve into the experience of hearing voices? Matthew Morris, a gentle, empathic mental health nurse in England provides a window, along with much wisdom about helping people. My news flash takes lessons from the Santa Barbara shootings.
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - Letters from Generation Rx - 05/21/14
Kevin P. Miller, filmmaker who gave usGeneration Rx,the best one on children and psychiatric drugs, describes his upcoming sequelLetters from Generation Rx. We discuss the limits on what doctors should be able to do to children, like prescribing them...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 05/14/14
Canadian Marnie Wedlake, PhD describes how she helps people through their expressing and developing the narratives of their own lives, and how drugs and diagnoses interfere with this. Also learn about qualitative vs. quantitative research. Very...
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