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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 41: “Joker’s Wild” — LIVE EPISODE!

For the first time ever, Arkham Sessions hosts Dr. Andrea Letamendi and Brian Ward take their show about Batman and Psychology to a convention: San Diego Comic Fest!  The live… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 38: “The Strange Secret of Bruce Wayne”

Is Batman stressed out?  He certainly doesn’t think so. But in order to investigate a strange extortion ring that seems to originate in a relaxation spa, he admits himself into… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 37: “Cat Scratch Fever”

On this episode of The Arkham Sessions, we revisit the weird love triangle between Bruce Wayne, Selina Kyle and…Batman. Will Bruce ever win Selina’s heart? Does he even really want to?… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 36: “Night of the Ninja”

A string of robberies seems pretty mundane for Gotham City until it’s revealed that the criminal in question is a ninja. That’s right: Ninja. Bruce Wayne is immediately troubled with… Read the Rest »

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Stories of Suicide: Myths, Risks, and Help-Seeking in the Creative Community

September 8 – 14 is National Suicide Prevention Week, an annual campaign sponsored by the American Association of Suicidology that recognizes suicide as a major public health concern and promotes the message that… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 35: “The Laughing Fish”

When Gotham Bay is plagued by a mysterious toxin, boatloads of fish are turning up with a grotesque disfigurement: The trademarked Joker perma-smile. Batman–working alone again– is energized to be… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 34: “Robin’s Reckoning, Part 2″

This installment of The Arkham Sessions covers the final acts of the highly-acclaimed 2-part episode of Batman: The Animated Series, which explores the story of how Dick Grayson becomes Batman’s sidekick. As we learned… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 33: “Robin’s Reckoning, Part 1″

This week, we discuss the highly acclaimed, Emmy-winning episode of Batman: The Animated Series, “Robin’s Reckoning.” We cover Part 1, in which we’re shown Robin’s origin story. We discover who killed Robin’s family… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 32: “The Cape and Cowl Conspiracy”

Based on the 1975 Detective Comics story “The Cape and Cowl Death Trap” by Elliot S. Maggin, this episode of Batman: The Animated Series features a relatively unknown crook by… Read the Rest »

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The Arkham Sessions, Ep. 31: “Batman: Assault on Arkham” (2014)

Our show is dedicated to the psychology of Batman, so it seems almost like an ethical duty to cover a movie about Arkham Asylum, Gotham’s mental health facility for the “criminally insane.”… Read the Rest »