Have Americans become too fragile for their own good? | Jonathan Haidt

Have Americans become too fragile for their own good? | Jonathan Haidt

JONATHAN HAIDT: So, the second great untruth is “always trust your feelings”; the wisdom traditions of the entire world say “don’t do that.” For example, of some of the quotes we have in the book from Shakespeare, “There’s nothing good or bad, but thinking makes it so,” from Marcus Aurelius, “The whole world is change, …

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I Jumped Off The Golden Gate Bridge

I Jumped Off The Golden Gate Bridge

– [Voiceover] We have lost far too many lives traveling the path to this day. – Since 1937, over 2,000 people have died at the Golden Gate Bridge. I feel lucky to be alive every single day. (ambient orchestral music) Of the thousands that have died off the Golden Gate Bridge, I am of the …

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WHAT ARE ANXIETY DISORDERS? – Mental health psychology about stress, fear & treatment by Kati Morton

WHAT ARE ANXIETY DISORDERS? – Mental health psychology about stress, fear & treatment by Kati Morton

Hey everyone! This week’s video topic comes to me from you, and all of your requests. Anxiety Disorder: What are are they? And what do we do? So stay tuned *Peaceful Melody* So like I said, this week’s topic is anxiety disorders. And after getting that request from many of you, and then looking through …

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How stress affects your brain – Madhumita Murgia

How stress affects your brain – Madhumita Murgia

Are you sleeping restlessly, feeling irritable or moody, forgetting little things, and feeling overwhelmed and isolated? Don’t worry. We’ve all been there. You’re probably just stressed out. Stress isn’t always a bad thing. It can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport, or have to …

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If I Could Speak To My Mental Disorder

– If I could speak to my mental disorder, I would say, “I finally like what my body looks like.” – I would ask it to get off my back. – If I could talk to my anxiety, I would say, “Chill out, calm the fuck down.” – I’d say, “I finally feel beautiful today.” …

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What People Who Take Mental Health Medication Want You To Know

What People Who Take Mental Health Medication Want You To Know

– Yeah, I’ve taken medication for ADHD. Say something. (laughter) (inspirational music) – Yeah, talking about medication for anxiety or depression, there’s definitely a stigma. – I take medicine for my ADHD. – I was panicky and sad at the same time. – I can feel so weird even at my own doctor’s office. I’m …

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