The Psych Hub Podcast: The Future of Mental Health

The Psych Hub Podcast

The Future of Mental Health

Listen every Wednesday as co-hosts Patrick J. Kennedy and Marjorie Morrison bring in public figures and executive leaders that will share their own mental health journeys with anxiety, panic attacks, depression, bipolar, substance use, and more. But, we can’t just stop there. 

You’ll hear from pioneers in the mental health space, and how organizations are tackling solutions to address the nationwide mental health crisis. 

Plus, we’ll provide brain health tips of the week from Kevin Hines, mental health advocate, and the latest legislation along the way!

The Psych Hub Podcast

Welcome Episode Marjorie Morrison and Patrick J. Kennedy - 24 min

Marjorie Morrison and Patrick J. Kennedy share their 'why' behind the podcast. These unshakable optimists would be remiss if they didn't share their mission and how mental health can be transformed.

Josh Groban

Episode #1  Featuring Josh Groban - 48 min

Multi-platinum, award-winning singer/songwriter Josh Groban opens up on his own personal experience with anxiety and why he believes the arts are a critical component to youth development and mental health.

Episode #2  Featuring Dr. Arthur C. Evans, Jr. - 1 hr, 9 min

Dr. Evans, CEO and Executive Vice President of the American Psychological Association, shares how his organization is breaking down systemic institutional bias and discrimination.

Kate Snow

Episode #3 Featuring Kate Snow - 57 min

NBC News national correspondent and Sunday NBC Nightly News anchor Kate Snow opens up about living in the spotlight, raising two kids, and the importance of disconnecting. Her passion is reporting out on the mental health stories no one is talking about

Episode #4 Featuring Patrick Conway, MD, MSc - 44 min

Patrick Conway, MD, MSc, is the CEO of Care Solutions at Optum. Dr. Conway is working to drive change faster, including value-based care, and standardized mental health quality measures.

Lori Gottlieb

Episode #5 Featuring Lori Gottlieb - 39 min

Lori Gottlieb is a psychotherapist, New York Times bestselling author of Maybe You Should Talk to Someone, and The Atlantic "Dear Therapist" advice columnist. She believes our stories are the core of our lives and give them deeper meaning. Learn self-care tips and what to expect when seeing a therapist.

Episode #6 Featuring Cara McNulty, DPA - 58 min

Cara McNulty, DPA, is the President of Aetna Behavioral Health. As a highly regarded leader and population health scientist, she shares her passion for breaking down barriers in EAPs and access to care.

Episode #7  Featuring CAPT Matt Kleiman - 1 hr 1 min

CAPT Kleiman earned his commission as an officer of the U.S. Public Health Service and is assigned to the National Guard Bureau as the director of psychological health supporting 450,000+ members, bridging the gap between mental and physical health.

Episode #8  Featuring Cynthia Germanotta - 52 min

Lady Gaga's mother is the World Health Organization's Goodwill Ambassador for Mental Health. She and her daughter co-founded Born This Way Foundation to support adolescent mental health, empowering them to build a kinder, braver world.

Episode #9  Featuring Paul Gionfriddo - 1 hr 4 min

Paul Gionfriddo, President and CEO of Mental Health America, has held multiple mental health related positions throughout his 40-year career, and advocates for early intervention and integrated approaches to recovery.

Jessica DiVento

Episode #10  Featuring Dr. Jessica DiVento - 47 min

Jessica DiVento, PsyD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and is YouTube's Chief Mental Health Advisor, where she oversees employee mental health and wellbeing. She shares what YouTube is doing internally to make mental wellbeing an #1 priority.

Episode #11  Featuring Chirlane McCray - 45 min

Chirlane McCray has redefined the role of First Lady of New York City, managing a robust portfolio to advance an ambitious agenda in support of all New Yorkers and was recognized as the 2019 “World Health Organization Champion.”

Thomas Insel

Episode #12  Featuring Thomas Insel, MD - 47 min

Thomas lnsel, MD, has been a national leader in mental health research, policy, and technology. As a trailblazer in neuroscience, he shares the difference between mental health and mental healthcare, thinking of it in the context of recovery and having a purpose to live.

Episode #13  Featuring Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP - 59 min

Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, is the CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management, the largest HR professional association in the world, impacting the lives and mental health of 115 million workers every day.

Kim Keck

Coming Soon  Featuring Kim Keck - 45 min

Kim Keck is the President and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield Association—the organization's first woman leader in its 40-year history. Kim shares her commitment to combatting long-standing social issues influencing mental health.

Linda Rosenberg

Coming Soon  Featuring Linda Rosenberg - 45 min

As an Executive Director for External Relations, Linda Rosenberg is responsible for expanding the availability and impact of Columbia Psychiatry's expertise to shape mental health research, treatment, and policies across our country.

Solome Tibebu

Coming Soon  Featuring Solome Tibebu - 45 min

Solome Tibebu is a mental health speaker and social entrepreneur. She has dedicated her career to helping youth put a voice to the challenges they experience and lead transformational change.

Courtney Billington

Coming Soon  Featuring Courtney Billington - 45 min

As the President of Janssen Neuroscience, Courtney Billington leads the advancement of its portfolio of treatments, focusing on schizophrenia, treatment-resistant depression and multiple scelrosis.

Anthony Shriver

Coming Soon  Featuring Anthony K. Shriver - 45 min

Anthony Kennedy Shriver is the CEO of Best Buddies International, a non-profit he started to foster one-to-one friendships between people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

Andrew Dreyfus

Coming Soon  Featuring Andrew Dreyfus - 45 min

Andrew Dreyfus, President and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield Massachusetts, emphasizes the importance of early intervention and coordinated, primary care for all.

Coming Soon  Featuring Dr. Lisa Desai - 45 min

Dr. Lisa Desai, Director of Behavioral Health Consulting at MindWise Innovations, shares the importance of workplace wellness and trauma-informed care.

Dr. Caroline Carney

Coming Soon  Featuring Caroline Carney, MD - 45 min

Dr. Caroline Carney is the Chief Medical Officer for Magellan Health, furthering its mission of innovative, integrated behavioral health programs.

New episodes released every Wednesday.
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