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CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness

READ First Chapter of his book

April 25, 2014

Pete Earley

A former Washington Post reporter, author of thirteen books, including three New York Times bestsellers.

His book, CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness, was one of two finalists for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize.
It describes his adult son’s mental breakdown and how American jails and prisons have become our new mental asylums.

Important note: The word “CRAZY” in the book title refers to the mental health care system.



Awards and Accolades for Crazy

  • 2007 Pulitzer Prize Finalist
  • Outstanding Media Award for Advocacy by the National Alliance on Mental Illness
  • Ken Book Award from NAMI-NYC Chapter for “an outstanding literary contribution to a better understanding of mental illness.”
  • Mental Health America 2007 Media Award
  • Washington Psychiatric Society Advocacy Award Winner for Coverage of Mental Health Issues
  • Eli Lilly Reintegration Award for Public Service Winner
  • The Mental Health Association of Rhode Island Advocacy Award



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Neuromodulation in Psychiatry: A rapidly changing field

May 16, 2014

Sarah Hollingsworth Lisanby, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Duke University Medical Center; Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Director, Brain Stimulation and Neurophysiology






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Addiction Research and Addictions Around the Globe

May 30, 2014

Gilberto Gerra, M.D.

Neuro-endocrinology, addiction medicine; Practitioner/researcher

Former INCB member, Chief of Drug Prevention and Health Branch, UNODC Vienna





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Gambling And Process Addictions

June 20, 2014

Marc Potenza, M.D.

Professor of Psychiatry, in the Child Study Center and of Neurobiology

Director, Center of Excellence in Gambling Research

Director, Yale Program for Research on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders

Director, Women and Addictive Disorders, Women’s Health Research at Yale





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Treating and Preventing Adolescent Mental Health Disorders:
What We Know and What We Don’t Know

July 11, 2014

Dwight L. Evans, M.D.

Ruth Meltzer Professor of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania









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Geropsychiatry and Neuroimaging

August 8, 2014

Anand Kumar, M.D.

Lizzie Gilman Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago








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What Should We Teach Students About Addiction?

September 26, 2014

Benjamin R. Nordstrom, M.D., Ph.D.

Director of Addiction Services

Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth University Dartmouth







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Prevention, Diagnosis andTreatment of Methamphetamine Abuse/Dependence

October 10, 2014

Dan Wilson, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Office of the Dean

Vice President for Health Affairs

Dean, College of Medicine-Jacksonville

Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Shands Jacksonville






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Prescription Drug Abuse and Adolescence

November 21, 2014

Carol J. Boyd, Ph.D., MSN, FAAN

Deborah J Oakley Collegiate Professor, Nursing

Research Professor, UM Addiction Research Center, Dept of Psychiatry





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Sports and Psychiatry

December 12, 2014

E. Patrick Miller, M.A., MAC

PRESIDENT & CEO at Behavioral Health Systems of Southern California

Former Clinical Sports Psychologist For Back to Back NBA Champions~The LA Lakers & The LA Clippers