Sometimes I come across materials that are very powerful and I love to share what I find! Below I've listed a variety of psychology-related videos for your learning pleasure and they cover quite a broad range of subjects. Please browse through the videos below and don't forget to subscribe if you'd like to be notified of new postings!
FEELINGS: HANDLE THEM BEFORE THEY HANDLE YOU
Feelings are what we have the most of and know the least about. Check out this video by Mandy Saligari and you may gain insight into your behaviours as well as those of others. This can be especially useful for parents as well.
RETHINKING INFIDELITY: A NEW FRAMEWORK
Esther Perel examines infidelity and she sees something unexpected — an expression of longing and loss. A must-watch for anyone who has ever cheated or been cheated on, or who simply wants a new framework for understanding relationships.
THE POWER OF INTROVERTS
In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. Susan Cain argues that introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.
GRIT: PASSION AND PERSERVERANCE
Angela Lee Duckworth looks at the underlying factors of success and suggests that IQ is only one element. Check out this video to learn more about Angela's theory of grit as the key factor to success.
DEPRESSION: THE SECRET WE SHARE
Andrew Solomon discusses his experience with depression from a deeply personal place. Andrew proposes that the opposite of depression isn't happiness, it's vitality.
GOOGLE'S MO GAWDAT: SOLVE FOR HAPPY
Happiness is an elusive feeling for many of us. Mo Gawdat presents some interesting concepts about happiness that you may find helpful.