Uncertainty surrounding the U.S. economy and the presidential election is making life more stressful for many Americans. But Washingtonians live in a particularly stressful landscape. We examine new data on stress in the Washington area and meet a psychologist who explains why the American health system arbitrarily separates treatment for the body and the brain.


  • Katherine Nordal PhD, Executive Director, Practice Directorate, American Psychological Association (APA)

Related Links

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour — March 16, 2018

Friday, Mar 16 2018Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.