Education & Information for Patients and Families

Education and Information

The Brattleboro Retreat is proud to offer information and resources to visitors of our website on a variety of mental health and addiction issues that touch   all of our lives.

  • Click on the audio podcasts link in the menu to the left where you will find a number of downloadable talks and discussions given by child and adolescent psychiatrists from the Brattleboro Retreat during community events associated with the 2011 and 2012 National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week. They cover a range of issues including children and trauma, teen depression, ADHD, and anxiety disorders in children.  Or, use the podcast player to hear the Thursday morning radio shows on WTPL with the Retreat's Dr. Rob Simpson and Dr. Robyn Ostrander

  • Or, click on the link for educational videos in the menu to the left to access video presentations on mental health and addiction featuring clinicians from the Brattleboro Retreat and other experts from across the country.


  • Visit articles & links (also in the left hand menu) where you will find written information and resources on a wide variety of behavioral health issues.