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Body image as we age
Are you avoiding looking at yourself in a mirror? No longer comfortable going to the pool – or maybe pl
Air Date: April 10, 2017
Why are kids today so anxious?
Anxiety disorders are rising in kids. In their weekly conversation, psychologist Dan Gottlieb and WHYY’
Air Date: March 20, 2017
Creativity: Life From the Inside Out
Dr. Dan Gottlieb explores the role of psychology in creativity through the lives of artists. He looks at Van Gogh’s struggle with menta
Air Date: March 17, 2017
Should we talk about our health problems?
People share LOTS of very personal health information online these days – with virtual strangers –
Air Date: March 13, 2017
Who cares for the caregivers?
Millions of Americans care for a sick or elderly loved one at home – and without their unpaid contribut
Air Date: February 13, 2017
Psychologists are becoming more interested in awe. They are studying its mental health benefits, and trying t
Air Date: January 30, 2017
The resilience of veterans
More than two million service members have left the military since the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq began.
We often hear about the
Air Date: January 23, 2017
The secrets of “super-agers”
Researchers at Massachussetts General Hospital and other institutions are gaining a better understanding of &
Air Date: January 17, 2017
The Opioid Epidemic—from the headlines to hope
The news can sound dire. Opioid addiction is ruining families and taking lives at an ever increasing rate. In this roundtable discussion
Air Date: January 6, 2017
Enjoy Your Moment
It seems like everybody is singing the praises of mindfulness meditation these days – it’s used as a way to decrease stress,
Air Date: December 5, 2016
Thanksgiving has come and gone, and that launches us right into the holiday season madness. Shopping, decorat
Air Date: November 28, 2016
Responding to Trauma
We can’t protect ourselves from catastrophic events, but what we can do is understand how it may affect us both physically and emotiona
Air Date: November 11, 2016
Cultivating joy in children
Kids tend to be overscheduled and stressed out these days, and a slew of new parenting articles and books tal
Air Date: November 7, 2016
Do worry, be happy
Do you worry a lot? Always think about the worst case scenario? New research finds that that may actu
Air Date: October 17, 2016
Some doctors and nurses who care for people at the end of life are encouraging their patients to write letters to their loved ones while
Air Date: October 10, 2016
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