“I came to realize that the brain and the mind are not the same”: Dr. Michael Binder unravels the web of clinical depression

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Dr. Michael Binder

Rick Kogan talks with Dr. Michael Binder about his book Am I Depressed or Am I Bipolar? . They discuss the book as a tool for helping patients accurately describe their symptoms to their doctor and the common problem of misdiagnoses; they also talk about the still-heavy stigma of mental illness, an interesting comparison of the brain to a beehive and current courses of treatment.