The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

Latest Episodes

Should we trust the experts?
September 16, 2019

Why does the top-selling psychiatric textbook base its recommendations on the lowest grade of medical evidence?

A New Way to Talk About Psych Meds
September 09, 2019

Psychiatrist Shawn Christopher Shea shares his top tips on engaging patients in their medication treatment.

How to Address School Refusal
September 02, 2019

What to do when it's back-to-school season and kids won't go back...

A New Treatment for Postpartum Depression
August 26, 2019

William S. Meyer has spent 20 years working with postpartum depression at the Duke Medical Center.

Weight Gain on Psych Meds
August 19, 2019

Metformin is the top antidote for antipsychotic weight gain, but is it good for patient's health or just their looks?

Is Watching 13 Reasons Why Bad for Teens?
August 12, 2019

JAMA found an increase in suicide ideation and suicide rates related to the show's season 1 finale

The Choice: Deplin, Folate, or Folic acid
August 05, 2019

How do we choose among the many forms of this vitamin?

The Carlat Report Goes to APA Part II
July 29, 2019

More highlights from the American Psychiatric Association's 2019 meeting

Daniel in the Pharma Den
July 22, 2019

Daniel Carlat, MD, interview about interactions with the pharmaceutical industry.

How to use Lithium in the Elderly
July 15, 2019

A new study parses out which of the mood stabilizers are the worst offenders when it comes to the risk of stroke.