Mental Illness Happy Hour

"A perversely safe place in which he and his guests talk about their fears, addictions and traumatic childhoods." - NY Times "Normalizes what so many others feel but have been too fearful or ashamed to express...remarkable" - Psychology Today "A vital, compassionate gem that fills a desperate and under-addressed need in our society." - Esquire "Gilmartin makes a conscious effort to explore stories that aren’t black and white" - Slate Magazine "Praised by listeners all over the world" - Atlantic Monthly www.mentalpod.com mentalpod@gmail.com

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 43 days 18 hours 53 minutes

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Episode 13: Mark Roberts


Paul talks with the Mark Roberts, former stand-up, playwright and creator of the CBS sitcom Mike & Molly about growing up in a dysfunctional small-town Baptist environment as an overweight kid and the role art plays in finding a way to cope.


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 2011-06-17  1h12m
 
 

Episode 12: Jen Kirkman


Jen Kirkman (Chelsea Lately, Drunk History) and Paul have an epic "Fear Off" that leaves both of their souls emptied.   Jen shares about her panic attacks and what it was like to be in New York on 9/11.  Paul shares about the horror of being...


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 2011-06-10  1h20m
 
 

Episode 11: Greg Behrendt


Greg talks about his roller coaster ride to fame and then losing it all.  He and Paul have the first "Fear Off" where they swap fears until one of them comes up blank.  Of course they talk about their penises.  And girls.  And...


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 2011-06-03  1h16m
 
 

Episode 10: Chris Fairbanks


Stand-up Comedian, Skateboarder and co-host of Fuel T.V.'s The Daily Habit, Chris Fairbanks talks with Paul about his mother's battle with alcoholism, Alzheimer's and Dementia and its effect on him growing up and today.


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 2011-05-27  59m
 
 

Episode 9: Annabelle Gurwitch


They talk about Annabelle's chaotic upbringing and their seven years together as co-hosts on TBS' Dinner and a Movie.  They talk about how much they hated each other and how their depression and anxiety fueled it.


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 2011-05-20  1h8m
 
 

Episode 8: Graham Elwood


Paul talks with fellow comedian, long-time friend and alpha male Graham Elwood about depressing fall days from their childhoods in the midwest!  They open up about divorce, unhappy moms, being too competitive and finding a way to be at peace.


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 2011-05-13  56m
 
 

Episode 7: Tyler Smith


Paul talks with avowed Christian and movie podcaster Tyler Smith about his recent diagnosis of depression.   Paul questions his own prejudice towards organized religion.  An inappropriate incest joke makes things nice and uncomfortable.


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 2011-05-06  57m
 
 

Episode 6: Jimmy Pardo


Comedian Jimmy Pardo appears for the first time as a guest.  They bust each others balls then get down to the business of being funny, and the pain and anxiety underneath it.   Note: The audio was accidentally mixed for stereo,


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 2011-04-29  1h20m
 
 

Episode 5: Grey DeLisle


Paul interviews Grey DeLisle, one of the most in-demand VO (voice over) actors in Hollywood.  She's the voice of Daphne on Scooby Doo, Azula on Avatar: The Last Airbender. They talk about pervy relatives, her date with a pervy celebrity, and more.


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 2011-04-22  1h4m
 
 

Episode 4: "Murph"


Paul interviews "Murph", a retired serial felon who opens up about prison, the guilt of his crimes and leaving it all behind.  Six years ago you might have labeled him a psychopath.  Paul calls him a trusted friend.


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 2011-04-15  54m