In the past few decades, psychiatry has jumped off the therapist’s couch and into the pharmacy. Pharmacology and medications to aid mental health are now the norm. But many doctors are re-examining their reliance on pills. Join Kojo to explore the history of psychiatry and how science is likely to transform treatments in the future.

Guests

  • Daniel Lieberman Professor, Director of Clinical Psychiatric Research Center, The George Washington University
  • Daniel Carlat Psychiatrist; Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Tufts Medical School
  • James Potash Associate Professor, Arlene and Robert Kogod Professorship in Mood Disorders and Director, Mood Disorders Research Programs, Johns Hopkins University

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – August 18, 2017

Friday, Aug 18 2017Leaders in our region grapple with the debate around Confederate symbols after Charlottesville. We speak to D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (At-large, I), chair of the Education Committee and U.S. Rep. Tom Garrett (R-Va.)