Category ArchiveTMB-Podcast

ByDr. Berney

Episode 06: Education: Laws, Policies, and Testing

In Episode 06, Drs. Berney and Richard walk listeners down the path of the federal laws and regulations that have led to current test policies and procedures which continue to plague the lives of students, parents, and teachers. Listers will gain a better understanding of how we have found ourselves in the current assessment predicament.

This episode was edited by Mr. Andrew Rasmussen.

ByDr. Berney

Episode 05: Most Children Left Behind

In this week’s episode, Drs. Berney and Richard expand their discussion on the impact of school reform as we know it today. Emphasis is focused on the impact that the current school climate has on students and teachers. We hope that you enjoy this episode and would love to hear from you on our Facebook page or on Twitter (@drberney).

This week’s episode was edited and produced by Andrew Rasmussen.

ByDr. Berney

Episode 04: School Reform

In this episode, Drs. Berney and Richard begin a series on school reform. We are tackling this topic because high stakes testing, Common Core, and teacher evaluations are all a part of our current school reform initiatives. There are many unanswered questions and Drs. Berney and Richard hope to provide information that will keep you up to date and encourage you to join in on the discussion of this important public policy.

This podcast was edited by Andrew Rasmussen.

ByDr. Berney

Episode 03 – Mental Health, Mental Illness, and Violence

In Episode 03, Drs. Berney and Richard expand their discussion of mental health and mental illness. In this episode, the relationship between mental illness and violence is reviewed. While many believe that violent offenders often have some form of mental illness, Drs. Berney and Richard provide multiple examples that illustrate the relatively small relationship between mental illness and violence.

This episode was edited by Andrew Rasmussen.

ByDr. Berney

02.1 Mental Health vs. Mental Illness (take 2)

Welcome to the second podcast of The Mental Breakdown. In this episode, Dr. Berney and Dr. Richard talk about the difference between mental health and mental illness. Unfortunately, there are many stigmas associated with mental illness. Drs. Berney and Richard present a new paradigm for considering mental health.

Note that this is a second posting, as the original podcast was not sent to iTunes.

This episode was produced by Andrew Rasmussen.

ByDr. Berney

02. Mental Health vs. Mental Illness

Welcome to the second podcast of The Mental Breakdown. In this episode, Dr. Berney and Dr. Richard talk about the difference between mental health and mental illness. Unfortunately, there are many stigmas associated with mental illness. Drs. Berney and Richard present a new paradigm for considering mental health.

This episode was produced by Andrew Radmussen.