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This podcast features the care of patients by the ACO doctors who practice a different kind of psychiatry.

This podcast features the care of patients by the ACO doctors who practice a different kind of psychiatry.

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United States

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Podcasts

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This podcast features the care of patients by the ACO doctors who practice a different kind of psychiatry.

Language:

English

Contact:

(732) 821-1146


Episodes

Handling a Teenager’s Rage in Therapy

6/28/2022
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO case presentation series webinars. Jackie Bosworth, M.D. tells Dr. Burritt about her adolescent patient Drew who lived in a residential treatment facility for children at risk. She had great difficulty managing her anger and frustration and attacked anyone who got in her way. Listen in to hear how Dr. Bosworth was able to connect with Drew and provide relief for this teenager’s pent-up emotions. The doctors also respond to audience...

Duration:00:55:42

My Experience in Medical Orgone Therapy: Jen

5/31/2022
This episode features the moving story of a patient named Jen who shares a part of her emotional development and reveals how her experience in medical orgone therapy changed her life for the better. Dr. Burritt’s interview with Jen touches on her unhappiness in a family relationship; the difficulty she faced in college where almost everyone around her used drugs or alcohol to help them navigate their new-found independence and the pressure of academia; the challenges and joy of becoming a...

Duration:01:09:13

Treating the Elderly: It’s Never Too Late to Start Medical Orgone Therapy

4/27/2022
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO case presentation webinars. Howard Chavis, M.D. tells Peter Crist, M.D. about several of his elderly patients and how medical orgone therapy can help patients lead a more fulfilling life at any age. Dr. Crist adds his perspective and underscores important principles of emotional contact and treatment. Question or Comment? ACO - Orgonomy.org A Different Kind Of Psychiatry

Duration:00:52:22

Therapy Changes the Chaotic Life of a Troubled Teenager

3/31/2022
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO case presentation series webinars. Salvatore Iacobello, M.D. tells Chris Burritt, D.O. about his patient J.D. who was suffering from tics, anger and an inability to get along with peers or his parents. Dr. Iacobello was tasked with working with J.D., his parents and his school to calm the chaos in his family, alleviate the conflicts between him and his school, and improve how J.D. functioned in the world around him. Listen in to hear how...

Duration:00:55:48

How I Became A Medical Orgonomist: Chris Burritt D.O.

2/27/2022
This episode features an interview with Chris Burritt, D.O., our usual podcast host. This time, he is in the interview seat as he discusses with Peter A. Crist, M.D. how he first learned about Wilhelm Reich and orgonomy as a high school student. Three years later, while grieving the death of his mother and feeling lost, he began medical orgone therapy. His sessions had such a profound effect on his life that he decided to pursue a career in medicine in order to become a medical orgonomist...

Duration:00:54:34

The Benefits of an Immediate Understanding of a Patient’s Character

1/28/2022
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO case presentations series webinars. Howard Chavis, M.D. tells Peter Crist, M.D. about several of his patients and how his immediate understanding of their character—their typical way of reacting and defending themselves from painful emotions—was beneficial in his ability to treat them and provide relief. Dr. Crist offers insight into his experiences with patients as well. Listen in to hear how two medical orgonomists identify and treat a...

Duration:00:59:42

Connecting with a Troubled Teen Through Trust and Music

12/30/2021
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO webinar presentations. Susan Marcel D.O. tells Chris Burritt D.O. about her patient Myriam who had a psychotic break and required hospitalization and medicine but most importantly needed a trusting doctor-patient relationship. Listen in to hear how Dr. Marcel patiently worked with Miriam and how their shared love for music allowed them to make a special connection. With Dr. Marcel’s help, Myriam was able to heal as she addressed her...

Duration:01:01:40

Treating the Effects of Permissive Parenting

11/22/2021
This episode features audio from one of our webinar presentations. Chris Burritt, D.O. and Alberto Foglia, M.D. discuss the care of Dr. Foglia's patient, Mario. He was a hyperactive, aggressive, and angry three-year-old boy who terrorized other children in his pre-school. The presentation and discussion demonstrate the powerful effects of medical orgone therapy but also highlight a key aspect: the importance of distinguishing primary healthy expressions and emotions from secondary unhealthy...

Duration:00:43:12

How I Became A Medical Orgonomist: Peter Crist M.D.

10/29/2021
This episode features an interview with Peter Crist, M.D. He discusses with Dr. Burritt how he first learned about Wilhelm Reich and orgonomy as a college biology student. Through a series of chance encounters and important moments in his life, his path brought him to medical orgone therapy, medical school, and then training to be a medical orgonomist. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO - Orgonomy.org

Duration:01:17:16

Therapy Helps A Young Woman Become Independent

9/30/2021
This episode features audio from one of our recent webinar presentations. Chris Burritt, D.O. and Peter A. Crist, M.D. discuss the care of Dr. Burritt's patient Daisy who initially presented as anxious, grieving and unsure if she could take care of herself. Through in-person therapy that began before the pandemic and continued virtually, Dr. Burritt addressed Daisy's characteristic tendencies to become scattered, put others before herself and shy away from expressing her frustration. Through...

Duration:00:56:13

Therapy Transforms An Anxious Woman’s First Pregnancy

8/30/2021
This episode features the audio from one of the ACO webinar presentations. Theodota Chasapi M.D. tells Ed Chastka M.D. about her patient Anna who was anxious and overwhelmed during her first pregnancy. Dr. Chasapi describes how Anna, who was nervous, physically uncomfortable, and dependent on her parents, was able to improve dramatically with a short course of medical orgone therapy. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO - Orgonomy.org

Duration:00:56:14

How I Became A Medical Orgonomist: Jackie Bosworth M.D.

7/31/2021
This episode features an interview with Jackie Bosworth, M.D. Wilhelm Reich’s work and medical orgone therapy impacted Dr. Bosworth so profoundly that at the age of 48 she entered medical school with the goal to become a medical orgonomist. Dr. Burritt hears from Dr. Bosworth about how she first learned of Wilhelm Reich and his work and what drove her to pursue learning more about orgonomy and becoming a medical orgonomist. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO -...

Duration:00:32:10

How I Became A Medical Orgonomist: Salvatore Iacobello M.D.

6/30/2021
Salvatore Iacobello M.D. tells Dr. Burritt how he came to the practice medicine and medical orgone therapy. As a young man, Dr. Iacobello had hopes for helping those around him but he was under the impression that political solutions were the answer. It wasn't until he read Wilhelm Reich's The Mass Psychology of Fascism that he learned that politics couldn't solve humanity's problems and that his path would take him to working with his fellow man's emotional life. Question or Comment? A...

Duration:01:10:10

Moved By Courage: Interview With Dr. Susan Marcel

5/31/2021
This episode features an interview and discussion with Susan Marcel D.O. She and Dr. Burritt reflect on the patients they’ve been working with, how the pandemic has affected their work, and what has been particularly moving during these difficult times. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO - Orgonomy.org

Duration:00:42:54

Identifying The Health In A Patient

4/30/2021
This episode features the audio from one of our recent webinar presentations. Chris Burritt D.O. discusses his first appointment with a young man named Barry who was struggling with his deepening relationship with his girlfriend and came to therapy because of his anxiety. Dr. Burritt describes how he was able to connect with Barry in that first session by identifying his health and helping Barry to see it too. Following the presentation, Dee Apple Ph.D. and Jackie Bosworth, M.D. join for a...

Duration:00:47:08

Observation vs. Conclusion

3/30/2021
In this episode, Dr. Burritt interviews Peter Crist M.D., president of the ACO. Dr. Crist, an observer by nature, emphasizes the importance of distinguishing observations from conclusions and highlights this simple yet profound distinction as part of the foundation of functional thinking. He explains that what drew him to Wilhelm Reich’s work and orgonomy was Reich’s method of functional thinking. One must, as Reich put it, “observe, observe, and observe,” no matter how difficult it might be...

Duration:00:53:46

Encouraging A Different Drummer

2/24/2021
This episode features the audio from one of our recent webinar presentations. Dee Apple, Ph.D. shares an intriguing case about a distrustful, quirky, angry adolescent named Finn who’d had no success with three previous therapists. Dr. Apple describes how he took the time to develop trust with the boy, realizing that their relationship couldn't be rushed. Over a series of sessions—thanks to Dr. Apple’s patience—they were able to address Finn's prickly provocative character so that his...

Duration:00:59:07

Even A Marine Needs To Cry

1/29/2021
In this episode we hear the audio from one of our webinar presentations. Dr. Rosin shares the moving case of a retired Marine who presented with unusual and painful sensations unaware of what was going on within him emotionally. Following the presentation, Dr. Howard Chavis and Dr. Ed Chastka join Dr. Rosin for a discussion with questions from the webinar audience. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO - Orgonomy.org

Duration:00:50:30

How I Became A Medical Orgonomist: Alberto Foglia M.D.

12/31/2020
Alberto Foglia M.D. tells Dr. Burritt how his path brought him to the practice of medicine and medical orgone therapy. As a young man he had hopes for socio-politics as a solution to his personal emotional suffering and through a chance encounter with a newspaper article his life was dramatically and forever changed. Question or Comment? A Different Kind Of Psychiatry ACO - Orgonomy.org

Duration:00:43:27

A Place To Complain Productively

11/25/2020
In this episode we hear the audio from one of our webinar presentations. Dr. Heller presents his case "Psychotherapy: A Place to Complain Productively" and is joined by Dr. Peter Crist and Dr. Chris Burritt for a discussion with audience questions. Dr. Heller discusses part of his treatment with Harriet who had anger and criticism that she needed to express but that was causing problems in her marital relationship. The therapy vignette highlights the functional approach of medical orgone...

Duration:00:42:57