The Depression Files

By Al Levin

Men experience depression differently. Al Levin interviews men who have suffered from depression, educating those who may know little about mental illnesses while giving hope to those who may be suffering. After three years of compiling and sharing stories, Al now includes interviews of experts on various topics around mental health.

  1. 1.
    Al Interviews Victor Janzan | A Telecommunications Project Manager and Mental Illness Activist
    2:09:26
  2. 2.
    Al Interviews Sarah Hancock | Former Professor of Clinical Psychiatric Rehabilitation Counseling at San Diego State University & a Nationally Certified Rehabilitation Counselor on the topic of ECT
    1:50:57
  3. 3.
    Al Interviews Dr. Joyce Baptist | Professor in the Couple and Family Therapy Program at Kansas State University, on the topic of Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy
    48:22
  4. 4.
    Al Interviews Dr. Damon Ashworth | Clinical Psychologist and Sleep Expert, on the Topic of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-i)
    44:18
  5. 5.
    Al Interviews Sam Morris | Founder of The Unbreakable Human Collective & Managing Director - Head of Culture at Five to Flow
    1:28:10
  6. 6.
    Al Interviews Dr. Rick Doblin, Founder of MAPS, on the Topic of MDMA (Ecstasy) Research for the Treatment of PTSD
    1:12:53
  7. 7.
    Al Interviews Theodora Blanchfield on Receiving Ketamine Infusions
    1:06:49
  8. 8.
    Al Interviews Dr. Natalie Gukasyan of Johns Hopkins University on the topic of Psychedelics and the Treatment of Mental Illness
    1:42:50
  1. 9.
    Al Interviews Dr. Nolan Williams on the topic of Stanford Accelerated Intelligent Neuromodulation Therapy (SAINT) - an Enhanced Version of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
    31:25
  2. 10.
    Al Interviews Dr. Robb Kelly | World-Renown Addiction Specialist & CEO and Founder of Robb Kelly Recovery Group
    1:08:00
  3. 11.
    Al Interviews Dr. Sam Ko on the Topic of Ketamine
    1:09:31
  4. 12.
    Al Interviews Mindy Greiling | Former MN State Representative, Former National NAMI Board Member & Author
    1:18:50
  5. 13.
    An Announcement - Changes Coming to The Depression Files
    2:02
  6. 14.
    Al Interviews Josh Knutti | Host of the Overcoming You Podcast
    1:13:29
  7. 15.
    Al Interviews James Withey | Former Therapist, Mental Health Advocate, Public Speaker & Author
    1:48:09
  8. 16.
    BONUS Episode - Al Interviews Dr. Peter Gutierrez on the Topic of Suicide
    1:35:33
  9. 17.
    Al Interviews Matthew Williams | Author, Public Speaker & Project Worker for the Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind Charity
    1:34:07
  10. 18.
    Al Interviews Evan Whitehead | Director of Special Services, National Consultant & Public Speaker
    1:44:28
  11. 19.
    BONUS Episode - Al Interviews Michael Pipich LMFT on the Topic of Bipolar Disorder
    1:19:30
  12. 20.
    Al Interviews Jon Harper | Assistant Principal, Author, Podcaster & Public Speaker
    50:59
  13. 21.
    Al Interviews John Arenburg | Addictions Counselor, Former Long-Term Care Worker, Volunteer Firefighter, Author & Mental Health Advocate
    1:13:29
  14. 22.
    Al Interviews Brett Stevens | Start-Up Consultant, Former Professional Poker Player & Author
    1:16:42
  15. 23.
    Al Interviews Jordan Brown | Mental Health Advocate, Trained Social Worker & Author
    1:16:00
  16. 24.
    Al Interviews Jon Middleton | Former Cardiac Nurse & Teacher of Health and Social Care
    1:36:43
  17. 25.
    Al Interviews Sean Blackwell | Researcher and Teacher of the Spiritual Dimension and Healing Potential of Bipolar Disorder & Author
    1:26:26
  18. 26.
    Al Interviews Raymond Baxter | Mental Health Activist, Cryptocurrency Enthusiast & Founder of The Relationship Blogger
    1:25:56
  19. 27.
    Al Interviews Chris Agudo | Delivery Driver, Suicide Attempt Survivor, Author & Cofounder of Living Is So Big
    1:17:07
  20. 28.
    Al Interviews Tom Cronin | Retreat Host, Meditation Teacher, Coach, Keynote Speaker, Author & Film Producer
    1:16:29
  21. 29.
    Al Interviews Andy Grant | Transformational Energy Coach, Founder of Real Men Feel, Best Selling Author & Suicide Attempt Survivor
    1:16:18
  22. 30.
    Al Interviews Brock Wilbur | Political Reporter & Standup Comedian
    56:22
  23. 31.
    Al Interviews Immanuel Jones | YouTuber, Certified Life Coach & Mental Health Advocate
    50:30
  24. 32.
    Al Interviews Dr. Dan Crocker | Poet & College Professor
    47:46
  25. 33.
    Al Interviews Donald "Skip" G. Mondragon II | Internal Medicine Physician, 26-Year Army Veteran, Author & Mental Health Advocate
    1:15:38
  26. 34.
    Al Interviews Sam Miltich | Jazz Guitarist & Mental Health Advocate
    1:19:30
  27. 35.
    Al Interviews Joe Dwyer | Author, Animal Chaplain, Certified Pet Loss Counselor, Dog Trainer & Public Speaker
    54:39
  28. 36.
    Al Interviews Kenny | Elementary School Teacher & Mental Health Advocate
    1:13:12
  29. 37.
    Al Interviews Gabriel Nathan | Editor-in-Chief of OC87 Recovery Diaries & Board Member of Prevent Suicide PA
    1:27:03
  30. 38.
    Al Interviews Dale Curd | Psychotherapist, Host of CBC's "Hello Goodbye" & Founder of The Men's List
    1:16:06
  31. 39.
    Al Interviews Mark Henick | Mental Health Advocate & Public Speaker
    1:15:51
  32. 40.
    Al Interviews Logan Lynn | American Musician, Writer, Producer, Filmmaker, TV Personality, Mental Health Advocate & LGBT Activist.
    1:07:47
  33. 41.
    Al Interviews John Panigas | Executive Coach & Author
    1:20:47
  34. 42.
    Al Interviews Michael Landsberg | TV/Radio Host, Mental Health Advocate & Founder of Sick Not Weak
    1:21:00
  35. 43.
    Al Interviews Justin Peck | Professional Off-Road Racer, Mental Health Advocate & Author of Bulletproof
    1:52:04
  36. 44.
    Al Interviews Michael J Nanna | Former University Professor, Former Police Officer & Singer-Songwriter
    1:05:18
  37. 45.
    Al Interviews Cory Strathman | Mental Health Advocate and Former Principal
    1:10:46
  38. 46.
    Al Interviews Matthew Tessnear | Author, Blogger & Mental Health Advocate
    1:11:58
  39. 47.
    Al Interviews Carl Waggett | Firefighter & PTSD Advocate
    1:10:35
  40. 48.
    Al Interviews Kevin & Co | Mental Health Advocate
    55:31
  41. 49.
    Al Interviews Lorenzo Lewis | Mental Health Advocate & Founder of The Confess Project
    41:02
  42. 50.
    Al Interviews Erik Robinson | General Contractor & Founder of Building a Refuge
    1:28:55

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