CBC Television Network

Disordered Mind, The

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1960 to 1966

Broadcast Medium: Television

In l960, The Disordered Mind was a four part subseries, broadcast on the Wednesday night Explorations program. A second series of four programs also appeared on Explorations in l963. A third series was aired under its own title, on Sunday nights, in l966. Robert Anderson Associates produced The Disordered Mind, half-hour films that broke through some of the mysteries of mental illness for the television viewer. The series used authentic case histories and filmed consultations with patients and clinicians, instead of reconstructions.

Aired -Wednesdays 10:30-11:00 p.m., April/May 1960. [First Series] 
– February/March 1963 [Second series] 
– Sundays 10:30-11:00 p.m., September/October 1966 [Third series]

Written by John Corcelli – April, 2002