World renowned psychological skeptic and evidence-based treatment advocate Scott Lilienfeld joins us to explore the topic of pseudoscience and misleading claims in the field of mental health.
11 minutes of bonus content from episode #063 available exclusively to our Patreon supporters! Psychiatrist Prof. Linda Gask answers a round of Quick Fire Questions.
Philosopher Greg Sadler is the founder of ReasonIO and editor of Stoicism Today. In today’s episode we explore the various causes, manifestations and consequences of anger, and some tips and advice from the Stoics on how to avoid hitting the roof when you’re absolutely steaming.
Tom O’Carroll is a self-confessed pedophile, pro-pedophile advocate, and writer. In today’s episode we delve in to Tom’s early life, the experience of first realizing his sexual attraction to children, his failed attempts to lead a normal life, and his pro-pedophile advocacy efforts.
Roland Griffiths, Ph.D.of Johns Hopkins University joins me to discuss the psychological and therapeutic effects of the hallucinogen psilocybin, a naturally occurring psychedelic compound produced in psilocybin mushrooms, known colloquially as magic mushrooms.
Dr. John Cromby joins us to explore the concept of power and responsibility in mental health, why the origins of psychological distress lies outside the individual, and why acknowledging the limits of our own personal power can actually prove quite liberating.
What does it mean to be middle aged, when does middle age start and why does it matter? In today’s episode Dr. Christopher Hamilton joins me to discuss the relationship between the midlife crisis and such things as loss of identity, the search for meaning, and the fear of death.