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The digital age is upon us. The field of mental health is not prepared for the tidal wave that is coming. This Episode Covers the subject of Virtual Reality
As the founding Chief of Telepsychiatry for the California prison system, Dr. Kaftarian developed the largest correctional telepsychiatry program in the world.
In this episode, we discuss the benefits of Telepsychiatry and Telemedicine.
In this episode, we discuss the Computer Brain Interface and how it relates to the human soul.
In this episode, we will discuss the possibilities/Ramifications of the Computer-Brain Interface.
In this episode of Brain on a wire we discuss if Robots will one day replace Psychiatrists.
Episode #2 of Brain on a wire – internet Addiction
As a telepsychiatrist, I get to work from my home office. The benefits of this arrangement are amazing. I can avoid the horrible traffic commuting to and from an ordinary onsite job. I get to be in a comfortable environment with a perfect office setup. The list goes on and on… But there are some… Read More »
Welcome to “Brain on a Wire,” a podcast that explores how technology affects mental health.
For a multitude of reasons, inmates deserve access to timely mental health treatment. In fact, access to adequate healthcare is protected under the 8th and 14th Amendments to the United States Constitution. Providing mental health treatment via telepsychiatry eases suffering and is, therefore, the right thing to do from a human perspective. In addition,… Read More »