I'm excited to be doing a new video project, called Brainsplain, in collaboration with MIA. In these videos, end-users of mental health resources critique the latest psychiatry research. I summarize new mental health investigations, and patients evaluate the significance. They share their hopes for future therapies and for changes to culture, and assess ethical issues raised by the research.
From nightmares to Ecstasy: Can MDMA help with PTSD?
Use transgender teens' chosen names to reduce suicide risk?
Treat teen depression without side effects or stigma?
Ketamine as a chemical restraint?
Blame school shootings on mental illness?
Stigma and psychosis: when medical labels injure