Archive for January, 2015

An interview with Toby Amies, director of The Man Whose Mind Exploded, for the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Faculty of Neuropsychiatry’s newsletter, Neuropsychiatry News (pg 33-37). Here, Amies describes his approach and the ethical considerations involved with filming Drako Oho Zahazar, a man whose anterograde amnesia subsequent to two traumatic brain injuries means he can never remember his personal champion


As a psychiatrist, I sometimes come into contact with people of faith among the patients and families that I see. While at times, I’d like to expose such inconsistencies, not only would it distract from the issue at hand, it won’t work.