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Mental health TV shows - Sat 4/1/2020 - Fri 10/1/2020



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Mental health TV shows - Sat 4/1/2020 - Fri 10/1/2020


10pm, Bridget Jones's Diary, Channel 5

10pm, Ghost Asylum, Discovery Science. Apparent hauntings at abandoned mental homes


11:30am, Dr Sanjay Gupta, the CNN news channel. General health magazine show, often has mental health items

10pm, Why We Hate, Discovery, 10pm.


10.35pm, Ladhood, BBC 1. New series. Having started a fight with a stranger, for the crime of having a conversation with his girlfriend, Liam thinks back to his adolescence and where this toxic behaviour stems from.

Comedy written by and starring Liam Williams, which straddles two timelines to explore the roots of modern-day masculinity by delving into the memories of his own misspent adolescence.

1am, My Crazy Ex, Lifetime channel.




5:30pm, Leading Women, CNN. Profiling current influential women who have made it to the top in their fields. Leading Women connects you to extraordinary women of our time. Each month, we meet two women at the top of their field, exploring their careers, lives and ideas.

Watch online - Leading Women

9pm, White House Farm, ITV 1. Drama series based on the 1985 Jeremy Bamber case where he tried to frame his mentally ill sister for several murders that he himself had committed - the police were initially fooled.


8:30am, Dr Sanjay Gupta, the CNN news channel. General health magazine show, often has mental health items

9pm, Anger Management, Comedy Central. 2003 comedy

11pm, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Dearly Beloved, Universal. A woman gate-crashes a wedding to accuse her therapist of sexual assault.

0.05am, Daniella Westbrook - In Therapy, Channel 5

1am, My Crazy Ex, Lifetime channel.


9pm, Perception, 5 USA. Dr. Daniel Pierce is an eccentric neuropsychiatrist who uses his unique outlook to help the federal government solve complex criminal cases.

9.30pm, Chris Packham - Forever Punk, BBC 4. The naturalist discusses his Asperger's Syndrome


9.30am, Frasier, Channel 4. The psychiatrist abandons his bar-propping in Boston (a heavily Irish descendant city in the north eastern USA) in favour of presenting a radio show in Seattle (a more Hippie influenced city in the north west). However, his new life is thrown into upheaval when his father moves in with him - followed by his apparently psychic care assistant Daphne.

(There are just over 260 episodes and it runs in double-bills at 9am daily)


Jan 14, 2020
That thing about Chris Packham sounds worth a watch