Mental Health on the Radio: Riggs Medical Director/CEO on WAMC’s Medical Monday
The December 1, 2019 edition of Medical Monday on WAMC Northeast Public Radio featured Austen Riggs Center Medical Director/CEO Eric M. Plakun, MD. On the program, Dr. Plakun spoke about a number of mental health topics and answered questions from listeners. You can listen to the program here.
Some of the topics Dr. Plakun covers include:
- Access to care and mental health parity
- Personality disorders
- Importance of individual biology, psychology, and social context
- Stigma surrounding mental illness
- Impact of early adverse experiences