In his conclusion to the Future of Mental Health interview series in Psychology Today, exuberantly prolific psychotherapist and creativity guru Eric Maisel, lays out a manifesto for a “mental health revolution: Our current mental health paradigm, dom
In response to the White House’s efforts to advance a national dialogue on mental health, The Social Therapy Group in New York, the Atlanta Center for Social Therapy and the Philadelphia Social Therapy Group will host an online community conversation on mental health that will g
The Social Therapy Group hosted an Open House at its community center in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Thirty people attended, including members of the Students and Professionals in Mental Health Meetup. By way of introduction, Institute faculty member Hugh Polk, M.D., asked members of his
The Institute’s Susan Massad, M.D., and Jan Wootten attended an engaging lecture by Columbia University researcher and professor of clinical psychiatry, David J. Hellerstein, M.D., who spoke recently at the New York Academy of Sciences to introduce his book, Heal Your Brain: How
The Social Therapy Group‘s, Community Therapist blog features a new piece by medical director Hugh Polk, M.D., writing on his experiences in doing therapy with men and the emotional prison that many live in…. Men are socialized in our culture to keep their feelings hidden.