Mental Health Podcasts

Mental Health Podcasts

Psych Central is proud to host a number of weekly podcasts on a variety of mental health and topics relating
to mental illness.

If you’re interested in being a guest on the Psych Central Podcast, or have comments or media inquiries about any of our podcasts, please contact us at show -at- If inquiring about being a guest, please include a brief bio and a paragraph detailing your proposal.


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The Psych Central Podcast

The Psych Central Podcast is an award-winning, weekly podcast that approaches psychology and mental health in a casual and accessible fashion. The show features experts on conditions such as narcissism, postpartum depression, and anxiety. Also included are general topics such as coping with holiday stress, lived experience perspectives, and current events.

The Psych Central Podcast is hosted by Gabe Howard and overseen by Dr. John Grohol.

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Listen to the Not Crazy Podcast

Not Crazy

Not Crazy is the mental health podcast for people who hate mental health podcasts. The show is designed to explore all facets of our mental health — without all the psycho-babble. The hosts, Gabe and Jackie, know first-hand that people don’t generally wonder about the “state of their mental health,” but might very well worry about whether or not they are crazy. New episodes every Monday on your favorite podcast player or by visiting

The podcast is hosted by Gabe Howard and Jackie Zimmerman. Learn more about them here. (Not Crazy is the successor podcast to our previous, A Bipolar, A Schizophrenic, and a Podcast.)

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Inside Schizophrenia

Inside Schizophrenia is a podcast by people with mental illness for people with mental illness. Each episode looks at life through the unique lens of people living schizophrenia and psychosis. New episodes once a month on your favorite podcast player or by visiting

Inside Schizophrenia is hosted by Rachel Star Withers with Gabe Howard.

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Meet Our Podcast Team

Like all Psych Central content, podcasts are overseen by Dr. John Grohol.

Gabe Howard
Gabe Howard is an award-winning writer, podcaster, and speaker. In 2003, he was formally diagnosed with bipolar and anxiety disorders after being committed to a psychiatric hospital. Gabe is an Associate Editor at Psych Central and hosts and produces all of Psych Central’s podcasts. To work with Gabe, please visit his website.


Rachel Star Withers
Rachel Star Withers is an entertainer, speaker, video producer, and schizophrenic. Rachel creates videos documenting her schizophrenia, ways to manage and let others like her know they are not alone and can still live an amazing life. To work with Rachel, please visit her website.


Small photo of Jackie Zimmerman
Jackie Zimmerman has been in the patient advocacy game for over a decade and has established herself as an authority on chronic illness, patient-centric healthcare and patient community building. You can find her online at




John M. Grohol, Psy.D.

Dr. John Grohol is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Psych Central. He is a psychologist, author, researcher, and expert in mental health online, and has been writing about online behavior, mental health and psychology issues since 1995. Dr. Grohol has a Master's degree and doctorate in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Grohol sits on the editorial board of the journal Computers in Human Behavior and is a founding board member of the Society for Participatory Medicine. You can learn more about Dr. John Grohol here.

APA Reference
Grohol, J. (2020). Mental Health Podcasts. Psych Central. Retrieved on April 1, 2020, from
Scientifically Reviewed
Last updated: 11 Jan 2020 (Originally: 17 May 2019)
Last reviewed: By a member of our scientific advisory board on 11 Jan 2020
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