In Episode #27 of “The Philosophy and Therapy Podcast,” Dr. David Brendel, a psychiatrist, author, and executive coach, discusses the intersection of philosophy and psychiatry. He explores philosophical pragmatism in psychiatric practice, emphasizing a balanced approach between science and humanism. Dr. Brendel’s work, including his book “Healing Psychiatry,” addresses the integration of reductionism, eclecticism, and pragmatism in clinical settings. He also delves into the philosophical dimensions of depression and melancholia, drawing on the works of William James and other influential thinkers.

For more details, listen to the episode here: The Philosophy and Therapy Podcast. You may also be interested in Dr. Brendel’s SANE model for Philosophy and Coaching.