About Dr. Raj Persaud & Dr. Peter Bruggen
Dr. Raj Persaud & Dr. Peter Bruggen are regular contributors to Psych Central Professional. Dr. Rajendra Persaud, also known as Raj Persaud, is a leading consultant psychiatrist, broadcaster and author of popular books about psychiatry. He is well known for raising public awareness of psychiatric and mental health issues in the general media. He has published five popular books and has received numerous awards. The Times recently placed him as one of the Top Twenty Mental Health Gurus in the world.
Dr. Peter Bruggen was part of the UK Royal College of Psychiatrist's Podcast Editor Team, with Dr. Persaud. From 1969 to 1994 he was a consultant psychiatrist at Hill End Adolescent Unit, St Albans. He was also a consultant psychiatrist from 1969-90 at the Tavistock Clinic. His work has featured family therapy at the death bed, working with families in the community rather than admitting adolescents to hospital, and staff relationships. Dr. Bruggen has also written three books, including Surviving Adolescence and Helping Families (both with Charles O'Brien), and Who Cares? True Stories of the NHS Reforms, for which he conducted face-to-face interviews with one-hundred people.
Articles by Dr. Raj Persaud & Dr. Peter Bruggen:
The Psychology of Workplace Shootings
Can Churchill’s Speech Psychology Explain Oscar Success?
Larry Nassar and the Psychology of the Insincere Apology
Psychology Gets Inside the Mind of Florida School Shooter
The Psychology of Child Torture
The Psychology of Eclipses
Does Tom Hanks Movie `Sully’ Reveal How to Cope With Anxiety?
Does Torture Work?
Can Psychologists Predict Whether Donald Trump’s Popularity With Followers Will Endure or Fade?
Can Psychology Explain Donald Trump’s Victory?
Does Psychology of Greed Explain Current Crisis in UK Sport?
The Psychology of Presidential TV Debates
The Best Time to Have a Heart Attack? When Doctors are Away
Do Female Presidents or Prime Ministers Make Any Difference?
After the Death of Dr. Rose Polge: Who has a Duty of Care to Doctors?
Just How Common is Paternity Surprise?
The Psychology Behind the Brussels Terrorism
The Parenting You Experienced Predicts Life Span
How Wives Contest the Australian Open Men’s Tennis Final
The Psychoanalysis of Politicians Like Donald Trump
UK Government Uses Psychology to Destroy Medical Profession?
Does Owning a Gun Protect You?
Does an `Obama Effect’ Increase Gun Ownership and Shooting?
Do Christmas Miracles Really Exist?