Host Jason Schreurs and Kellie Newsome from the Carlat Psychiatry Podcast talk about punks and bipolar mania. Newsome, a psychiatric nurse practitioner, talks about how some artists are able to harness mania for heightened creativity, unless they go too far.
Featured song clips:
The Velvet Underground live at the Annual Dinner of the New York Society for Clinical Psychiatry (1966)
Daddy’s Hands – “Succubus Insurrection” from Daddy’s Hands (1996)