Mental Illness Happy Hour

#420 Psychiatrist/Writer Dr Paul Puri

February 1, 2019122 min
The psychiatrist and tv writer (Chicago Med) shares about his childhood, why some of his peers overprescribe medications, the importance of talk therapy, some info on hypnosis and Paul opens up about his health fears especially around meds and long-term health.   More About Our Guest Support Our Sponsors!  This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp online counseling.  To get a free week go to  Must be 18. This episode is sponsored by BlueChew.  Get your 1st shipment free when you visit and use offer code MENTAL  After that it's only $5 shipping This episode is sponsored by ThirdLove bras and underwear.  For 15% off your first order go to This episode is sponsored by MadisonReed home hair-coloring kits.  To get 10% off your 1st kit (plus free shipping) go to and use offer code MENTAL   Other Links Mentioned  The Rape and Incest National Network  WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe via iTunes and leave a review.  It costs nothing. ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media.   It costs nothing. Our website is our FB is and our Twitter and Instagram are both @Mentalpod    Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor (with occasional rewards) for as little as $1/month at    Become a one-time or monthly donor via Paypal  or Zelle (make payment to ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services ---------------------------------------------------  

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