Description: Drug users are the experts. We’ve survived. We know policy better than policy-makers. We know law better than lawmakers. We know pharmaceuticals better than pharmacists. We know nobody’s coming to save us. So we gotta save ourselves.
The Mental Illness Happy Hour is a weekly online podcast that interviews comedians, artists, friends, and the occasional doctor. Each episode explores mental illness, trauma, addiction and negative thinking. //mentalpod.com/
There is also an active discussion board. YOU ARE NOT ALONE – A companion online community discussion board for The Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast with Paul Gilmartin Postings on this site are NOT by mental health professionals, rather the opinions & experiences of a community of regular people. If you feel like you are going to hurt yourself or others PLEASE call Suicide Prevention at 1-800-273-8255: //mentalpodforum.com/
Radiolab has stories about social and science issus.
Check out this episode about psychotherapy and gay-conversion therapy. //bit.ly/2FXwzMp
This American Life
is a weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week we choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories on that theme. In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) declared that homosexuality was not a disease simply by changing the 81-word definition of sexual deviance in its own reference manual. By Alix Spiegel. www.thisamericanlife.org/204/81-words/act-one-8