TV, Radio and Podcast Interviews

The Natural Path – with Special Guest Beatrice Birch of Inner Fire

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Interview: Kelly Brogan and Beatrice Birch

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Interview: Healing with Speech Arts at Inner Fire

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Interview: Inner Fire Healing With Whole Foods

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The Failings of “Mental Health”: How a Seemingly Benign Concept Might be Dangerous

Podcast with Bruce Cohen

Soul Healing

Interview with Timothy J. Hayes, Psy.D

We are Creators, Not Victims

Podcast With Beatrice Birch

Today’s conversation between Beatrice Birch and Dr. Fred touches upon:

  • The holistic philosophy and lifestyle of Inner Fire, and how it trains participants to be creators, not victims
  • The artistic therapies and work programs at the heart of Inner Fire
  • Why Beatrice remains “pro-choice” when it comes to medication
  • The startling correlation between suicide and psychotropic medication
  • Rhythm as a secret to healing
  • Why Beatrice prefers the term “soul health” over “mental health”
  • Inner Fire: Providing Deep And Lasting Healing With Beatrice Birch (Podcast)

Podcast with Beatrice Birch and James Moore

How Inner Fire works to help the people that attend and how a core principle of their healing work is that human beings are creators, not victims.

Please visit this link to listen to the Podcast.

East Wing Grand Opening

Please watch the video from Brattleboro Community TV of the completion of the first phase of Inner Fire’s
new home at Grace Book Farm in Brookline, VT.

The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour Archives

August 21, 2019: A kind, gentle and thoughtful conversation with Beatrice Birch, an art therapist who founded Inner Fire, a non-drug, small residential “proactive healing community” in Vermont.

Healing from Depression and Psychiatric Medication with Community

March 14, 2017: Watch here

Let’s Talk about Mental Health and Addiction


Beatrice Birch: Brattleboro, VT TV: Let’s Talk about Mental Health and Addiction.

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Dec 7, 2015 at:

Dabney Alex interviewing Beatrice Birch


Dabney Alex interviewing Beatrice Birch for Shades of Awakening Podcast and Radio program at: (or scroll to Beatrice Birch at

The Best Medicine

Article by Julie Birns

A physician once said, “The best medicine for humans is love.” Someone asked, “What if it doesn’t work?” The physician smiled and said, “Increase the dose.” –Anonymous

Interview with Emma Bragdon PhD, Executive Director of IMHU and Beatrice Birch – Click here.

PeerForum at Advocacy Unlimited – Click here to read PDF.