In the Psychiatrist's Chair

In the Psychiatrist's Chair

BBC Radio 4 Extra

Psychiatrist Dr Anthony Clare conducts in depth interviews with prominent people from different walks of life.

Categories: Society & Culture

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Acclaimed theatre director Sir Peter Hall tells Professor Anthony Clare of the impact of shyness and obsession on his life. Psychiatrist Dr Anthony Clare's in depth interviews with prominent people from different walks of life. Born in Dublin, author Anthony held a doctorate in medicine, a master's degree in philosophy and was a fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. After becoming a regular on BBC Radio 4's Stop the Week in the 1980s, he became Britain's best-known psychiatrist and earned his own vehicle, In the Psychiatrist's Chair. Starting in 1982, this series ran until 2001 and also transferred to TV. Anthony Clare died suddenly in Paris aged 64 in 2007. First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1990.

Previous episodes

  • 29 - Sir Peter Hall 
    Wed, 01 Aug 1990
  • 28 - Martin Bell 
    Sun, 30 Jun 1996
  • 27 - Mel Calman 
    Wed, 28 Aug 1991
  • 26 - Maya Angelou 
    Tue, 11 Sep 1984
  • 25 - Sir Colin Davis 
    Sat, 15 Aug 2015
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