Bedlam
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Hear the poignant stories of people grappling with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other psychiatric conditions. Psychiatrist Kenneth Rosenberg visits ERs, jails and homeless camps to examine the national health crisis of mental illness.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 2113

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Sat, Jun 3 12:00 P.M. The Donut King     NH WORLD
Wed, Jun 14 7:30 P.M. No Straight Lines     NH WORLD
Thu, Jun 15 12:30 A.M. No Straight Lines     NH WORLD
Thu, Jun 15 8:30 A.M. No Straight Lines     NH WORLD
Sat, Jun 17 12:00 P.M. No Straight Lines     NH WORLD
Sat, Jun 17 9:00 P.M. Cured     NH WORLD
Sun, Jun 18 1:00 A.M. Cured     NH WORLD
Sun, Jun 18 10:00 P.M. The Big Payback     NH WORLD
Mon, Jun 19 2:00 A.M. The Big Payback     NH WORLD
Mon, Jun 19 10:00 A.M. The Big Payback     NH WORLD
Tue, Jun 20 10:00 P.M. Mama Bears     NHPBS
Wed, Jun 21 2:30 A.M. Mama Bears     NHPBS
Wed, Jun 21 8:30 P.M. Mama Bears     NH WORLD
Thu, Jun 22 1:30 A.M. Mama Bears     NH WORLD
Thu, Jun 22 9:30 A.M. Mama Bears     NH WORLD
Sat, Jun 24 12:00 P.M. Mama Bears     NH WORLD

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