The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 12.17.1412/18/14
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 - 11/05/14
My guest M. Keene Hueftle PhD, a wise therapist, digs deep with me into the hazards of psychiatric diagnosis. Learn how theMalleus Maleficarumused to identify witches in the Inquisition was the forerunner of theDiagnostic and Statistical Manual of...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 10/29/14
Kim Olver LCPC of the William Glasser International and I share ideas on psychotherapy, coaching, helplessness, overcoming negative emotions, choice, and success in life. Interesting and valuablefor self-improvement or for helping others.
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 10/22/14
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 - 10/15/14
When last minute technical difficulties kept my guest from connecting,I devoted the hour tomy forthcoming book,Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotions.I talk about the roots of what I call “negative legacy emotions” in...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 10/08/14
Kelly Parsons in a physician with a first novel, a medical thriller calledDoing Harm, that may become a bestseller. Learn about what it takes to writeyourfirst novel, and also about safety issues in medicine from an expert.
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 10/01/14
British researcher Gaia Marcus is on the cutting edge of helping people connect for their psychological and physical improvement. But can technology inspire social relationships? Can a computer be a tool for a more fulfilling life? Important questions...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 09/24/14
My guest is Gina Nikkel, Executive Director of the Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care. Her group fundsthe most cutting edge, pioneering and successful projects in recovery today.Her work offershope for the future. You will want to say, as...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 09/17/14
My guest Michael Orban vividly describes his journey from the jungles of Vietnam and the trauma of war through a recovery that includes regaining meaning from African pigmies and their spiritual immersion in nature. He was inspired, as I have also...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 09/10/14
Listening to Penelope Young Andrade LCSW exchange with ideas me is like immersing yourself in an inspiring psychotherapy session. Learn more about your emotions and how they can promote your success and happiness! For clients, therapists who want to...
The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour - 08/27/14
Gretchen LeFever Watson, Ph.D, inspires us with clarity and thoughtfulness as we range over how to help an entire school improve its academic performance and quality of life, and how to apply the same positive principles to family and corporate...
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!
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