Out Of The Mental Illness Box


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Are there new ways to treat depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder? We explore some unconventional treatments for mental illness, including exercise, psychedelics and even horror films.

Need to talk? Contact the National Alliance for Mental Illness at 1-800-950-NAMI (6264). If you or someone you know may be considering suicide, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (En Español: 1-888-628-9454; Deaf and Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889) or the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741.

Original Air Date: February 15, 2020

**Guests: **

Eliza SmithClaudia ReardonShira ErlichmanRosalind WattsCharles RaisonRoland GriffithsRobin Carhart-Harris

**Interviews In This Hour: **

Treating Anxiety With Horror FilmsDo 10 Burpees And Call Me In The MorningHow Psychedelic Experiences Might Treat DepressionThe Power in Naming an Illness

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