The Marc Steiner Show

Archive for mental illness

Tengella’s Take: Systematic Racism Is A Mental Illness

tengellaFebruary 10, 2017 – Segment 1

We hosted our newest edition of our weekly segment Tengella’s Take, with Center for Emerging Media Satirical Commentator Koli Tengella. Tengella is President of Tengella Edutainment, an instructor and creator of the Positive Social Change Performing Arts Program at Augusta Fells Savage Institute of Visual Arts High School, and he was a 2010 Open Society Institute Fellow.

DSM-5: Diagnosing Mental Illness


June 20, 2013 – Segment 1

We discuss the update of the tool used to diagnose mental illness and recommend treatment: the DSM-5, the fifth edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Our guests include:
  • Richard Vatz, professor in the Department of Mass Communication and Communication Studies at Towson University;
  • Sharon Bisco, Adult Psychiatrist and Psychoanalyst in Private Practice;
  • and David Arnold, Chief of Psychiatry at Laurel Regional Hospital and Author of I Mind.