Psychiatry & Psychotherapy Podcast
About This Show
Join David Puder, M.D. as he covers different topics on psychiatry and psychotherapy. He will draw from the wisdom of his mentors, research, in-session therapy and psychiatry experience, and his own journey through mental health to discuss topics that affect mental health professionals and popsychology enthusiasts alike. Through interviews, he will dialogue with both medical students, residents and expert psychiatrists and psychotherapists, and even with people who have been through their own mental health journey. This podcast was created to help others in their journey to becoming wise, empathic, genuine and connected in their personal and professional lives.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 4: Inpatient Child and Adolescent Suicidality, “Culture of death”, “13 Reasons Why” with Dr. Britt
Dr. Britt, an expert with three decades of experience, breaks down the increasing trend in teen suicide.In this episode I will be interviewing William Britt, PhD level clinical psychologist, an expert in cognitive behavioral therapy, object relations therapy, EMDR and a board certified neuropsychologist. He runs cognitive rehabilitation groups and neuropsychological assessments, and supervises neuropsychological fellows and interns. He also works closely with the psychiatric residents teaching about suicide. In this episode, Dr. William Britt explores his experiences running an inpatient psychiatric group for 5 to 13 year olds who are being treated for violence or attempted suicide, using uses a method based on Irving Yalom’s inpatient group psychotherapy technique.We discuss how the trend of teen suicide has increased over the years. We also cover common bullying tactics and how cyber bullying has changed society. We then discuss how to use the group's support to help each other move away from being suicidal. We explore how the Netflix TV series “Thirteen Reasons Why” has influenced young minds and the new terms the patients are using.In the end, Dr. Britt and Dr. Puder answers how we adapt and recover from trauma, and how we find meaning and value within stress.
13 Reasons Not To Commit Suicide by Dr. BrittCompiled from insights from adolescent patients in inpatient group therapy.You will lose your future. There will be no chance to fulfill your dreams, choose your occupation, and continue your family line.You will devastate your family. You may think they will feel sad for a short time, but they will be devastated for the remainder of their lives. You may not feel like they care, but deep down you know they do