What Neuroscience Can Learn from Meditation 0 (0)

From SciShow Psych. Meditation methods and the scientific method are teaming up to explore some of the deepest questions about our existence and human nature. Hosted by: Anthony Brown ———- Support SciShow Psych by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/SciShowPsych SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———-…

How To Stand Up For Yourself Without Starting A Fight 0 (0)

From Charisma on Command. Join our 5000+ members at Charisma University today: https://bit.ly/2PVBvYP 6 Psychological Tricks To Command Respect Instantly: https://youtu.be/RgkghUvC6PA Subscribe to Charisma On Command’s YouTube Account:  http://bit.ly/COC-Subscribe We’ve all had a friend say something we don’t like.  Whether it’s a passive aggressive comment or a playful insult that goes too far, it can…

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN vs Infidelity, with guest Jahannah James 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Chasing dreams, damaging and repairing relationships, making amends for mistakes, and fabulous musical numbers – The Greatest Showman has some powerful themes we can learn a lot from. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker, filmmaker Alan Seawright, and special guest Jahannah James talk about dealing with and preventing infidelity in relationships, and repairing damaged…

PRINCE OF EGYPT and Healing Broken Relationships 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Most people fight with their siblings, but the conflicts between Moses and his siblings are pretty epic. But we can learn a few things about forgiveness, hatred, love, holding grudges, and healing broken relationships from the stories of Moses, Rameses, Miriam, and Aaron. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk…

Therapist Reacts to Gilderoy Lockhart 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. He may have won Witch Weekly’s Most Charming Smile and have lots of best-selling books, but there are some not-so-charming personality traits behind that grin. Gilderoy Lockhart shows many of the traits of narcissistic personality disorder. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright take a close look at Kenneth Branagh’s portrayal…

Why Does Lithium Help Bipolar Disorder? 0 (0)

From SciShow Psych. There’s no doubt that lithium has a diverse list of uses. But the way that it interacts with our bodies to help treat bipolar disorder is aiding us in better understanding the disorder and potentially developing new drugs to combat it. Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron…

Is It Time For You To Ditch Meat and Dairy? 0 (0)

From Above the Noise. People are turning to flexitarianism for many reasons. Producing a lot of meat and dairy has a big effect on climate change. Eating a lot of meat and dairy is also problematic for animal welfare, our health, and food security. Learn more about the pros and cons of eating meat and…

Therapist Reacts to SOUL 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. What do you do when you either don’t know your purpose or feel like you can’t live up to it? Joe Gardner and 22 seem to be opposites – one fears life, and the other fears death – but they really struggle with the same fear: failure. Something a lot of us…

What an Old Cocaine-Dispensing Pharmacy Taught me About Trust & Vaccines 0 (0)

From “BrainCraft”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Listen to the new Music for Scientists album: https://biglink.to/music-for-scientists And watch the music video, For The Love of The Truth: https://youtu.be/YGjjvd34Cvc SUBSCRIBE to BrainCraft! 👉 http://ow.ly/rt5IE MY PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/BrainCraft I visited the History of Pharmacy Museum to learn about old science, trust, and what it all has to…

Therapist Reacts to Kylo Ren 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Kylo Ren might be scarier than Darth Vader, and here’s why: He lacks emotional control, especially at the start of the trilogy. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright walk through Kylo Ren’s (played spectacularly by Adam Driver) journey back to the light and redemption, discussing some of the trauma, issues,…

Beautiful Baby Brains! 0 (0)

From SciShow Psych. It may seem like there isn’t a lot going on in a baby’s brain. But as we continue to study them and our relationship with them, we begin to understand more about the complexities behind those big eyes, and this compilation takes a look at some of what we’ve learned. Hosted by:…

Therapist Reacts to RUNAWAY BRIDE 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Is she scared of commitment? Lying to herself and others? Doesn’t know who she is? What makes Maggie Carpenter (Julia Roberts) keep literally running from relationships? Relationship expert licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk about the classic rom-com Runaway Bride, from quirky characters to classic tropes, and what this…

Distance Learning Isn’t All Bad… Is It? 0 (0)

From Above the Noise. The coronavirus is taking a toll on folks physically and mentally all around the world. As we continue to navigate through the pandemic, students are working virtually as the majority of schools nationwide are doing some form of distance learning. We teamed up with PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs at Black…

I tried a $10,000 crystal treatment. Here’s what I learned. 0 (0)

From “BrainCraft”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Listen to the new Music for Scientists album (out today!): https://biglink.to/music-for-scientists And watch the music video, For The Love of The Truth: https://youtu.be/YGjjvd34Cvc SUBSCRIBE to BrainCraft! 👉 http://ow.ly/rt5IE MY PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/BrainCraft Crystal healing, where you meditate, sit or otherwise use crystals to fix some ailment, is insanely popular. But…

The Surprising Psychological Benefits of Living Sustainably 0 (0)

From “BrainCraft”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Please check out the SMASH Packaging games and video on The Sustainables website! 👉 https://www.emdgroup.com/en/sustainables/?ko=vh Thanks again to Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany for supporting BrainCraft and sponsoring this video. For more, check out this interview with Fabien Thibault on how the SMASH Packaging initiative is done responsibly: https://www.emdgroup.com/en/sustainables/story/smash-packaging/?ko=vh…

Why We Respond to Disasters with Altruism 0 (0)

From SciShow Psych. The idea that humans react to disasters by losing control and acting selfishly is all too prevalent, especially in movies and television. But recent studies on altruism may provide evidence that this isn’t always the case, and this information could help us to better respond to such disasters. Hosted by: Anthony Brown…

Therapist Reacts to ONWARD 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Ian Lightfoot (Tom Holland) is hoping the father he’s never met can help him figure out who he is. His brother Barley (Chris Pratt) is still processing the grief of losing their father. Together, they learn to move ONWARD – finding closure and appreciation for the relationship they have with each other.…

Merry Christmas from Cinema Therapy! 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Happy Holidays from the Cinema Therapy team! Starting Cinema Therapy has been a highlight of our year, and we’re so grateful to all of you for joining us on this adventure! We’ve got a lot more great things coming next year, and we hope you’ll stick around and be a part of…

Therapist Reacts to ADHD in ELF 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Buddy the Elf is hilarious to watch, but what would it be like to actually live with someone like him? Well, it would be a lot like parenting a kid with ADHD. Or really any high-energy kid. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk parenting tips, how they deal with…

The Dark Side of Disgust 0 (0)

From SciShow Psych. We’re all super familiar with the feeling we get when we smell rotten food or see gross bodily fluids. But this visceral emotion does a lot more than that, and it’s important understand to how the darker side of disgust can influence us. This episode is sponsored by Awesome Socks Club, a…

Fact-checking My First Video… Here’s How I Was Wrong 0 (0)

From “BrainCraft”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Seven years ago, I uploaded my first YouTube video to BrainCraft. I had it fact-checked, and sat down to watch it for the first time since 2013. MY PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/BrainCraft SUBSCRIBE to BrainCraft! 👉 http://ow.ly/rt5IE (and please ring that bell 🔔) Follow me on Instagram: https://instagram.com/nessyhill https://instagram.com/brain_craft MY…

DIE HARD and the Art of Couples Reconciliation 0 (0)

From Cinema Therapy. Die Hard isn’t just the greatest Christmas movie, or one of the greatest action movies, it’s also an amazing example of overcoming marital problems. Licensed therapist Jonathan Decker and filmmaker Alan Seawright talk about some of the things John McClane and Holly Gennaro (McClane?) get wrong, things they get right, and how…