Raj Persaud: The Psychology of Seduction

February 14, 2007

It’s Valentine’s Day, and we couldn’t imagine a more appropriate show!

We are very excited to feature an exclusive interview with Dr. Raj Persaud, a worldwide authority on the topic, and the author of the psychological bestseller Simply Irresistible – The Psychology of Seduction – How to Catch and Keep Your Perfect Partner.

Dr. Persaud is Gresham Professor for Public Understanding of Psychiatry and Consultant Psychiatrist at The Bethlem Royal Hospital – the oldest psychiatric hospital in the UK. He has won numerous academic prizes and awards for his clinical and research work including an unprecedented two of the Royal College of Psychiatrist’s top prizes – the Research Prize and Medal and the Morris Markow Prize, as well as the ancient Society of of Apothecaries’ Osler Medal.

A prolific researcher, author, and broadcaster, Dr. Persaud presents a series of podcasts on the Royal College Website and is the author of over 150 research and academic papers. The Times newspaper recently voted him one of the top twenty gurus in the world and The Independent also recently elected him one of the top ten clinical psychiatrists in the UK – the youngest doctor to make it onto this esteemed list.