Shrink Rapt is a fortnightly podcast created specifically for Psychiatrists. We share bitesized insight from leaders in your profession, our primary focus being to discuss innovation, technology and latest research.
Please do get in touch if there are any particular topics you'd like us to cover.
Shrink Rapt is brought to your by Thalamos. At Thalamos we create bespoke software solutions, supporting psychiatrists and helping to improve outcomes in the assessment and treatment of mental ill-health.
Hilary Eagles is head of Business at Winterhead http://www.winterhead.co.uk/ responsible for running the South of England panel for the approval of clinicians under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act.
Hilary speaks with Shrink Rapt about the common mistakes doctors make when applying for approval, a few hints and tips for what they should be doing and also how to ensure they continue to practice legally.
We also hear from Hilary about using photography to unwind and her love of travel.
We hope you enjoy listening and if you do please subscribe and share us with your colleagues.
Dr Peter MacRae and Dr David Rigby are two North London Psychiatrists and gamers who are combining their passions to explore and research the affect technology is having and can have on our Mental Health. We discuss social media, gaming, mindfulness apps and virtual reality; spoiler alert their opinions aren't necessarily what you'd think.
We also speak about their PsychTech conference and what they do to switch off.
We hope you enjoy listening, please subscribe and share if you do.
Dr Lesley Haines is a Consultant Psychiatrist and Chair of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Private and Independent Practice Special Interest Group. (PIPSIG).
Lesley speaks with Thalamos Founder Arden Tomison about the work of PIPSIG, how she first got into Independent Practice and some of the things she's learnt along the way. Including how to find work as an Independent Practicioner, how to stay up to date with developments in the profession and where to find peer support.
Lesley is also hosting a working session at Thalamos' Introduction to Independent Practice Training Conference on 6th June. To hear about future conferences and podcasts please subscribe here.
Thanks for listening.