Part 1: Psychological and Economic Gender-Based Violence

Part 1: Psychological and Economic Gender-Based Violence

SPEAKER: Gender-based violence is a problem everywhere. That’s why it’s important to understand what it looks like. Did you know that globally at least one in every three women experiences some form of violence? In most cases, this violence is committed by men against girls, women, boys, or other men. That’s because many cultures around …

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Psychologist Lt. Col. Dave Grossman — On the Psychology of Killing

Psychologist Lt. Col. Dave Grossman — On the Psychology of Killing

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, you wrote an engrossing book on the psychological costs of killing Hobbes said that man’s life in nature is brutish, cruel and short that man has a built-in instinct to kill and be aggressive Having interviewed hundreds of soldiers who have killed on the battlefield you draw a very different conclusion …

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Expelled From Every Other School

Expelled From Every Other School

At least 24 people were shot and injured between late Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning Police believe most shootings were gang or drug related 34 Chicago students killed and almost 300 wounded in the past year Chicago is now the murder capital of this country Go on then, eh Get off this bus I’m …

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The Mental Effects Behind Violence

The Mental Effects Behind Violence

School shootings are becoming more prominent. Violence makes the headlines often and the more our world advances in technology and weaponry, the more we are faced with difficult questions. Will this be a safe place for our children to live in? Are we taking enough measures to be proactive? And how can empathy be taught …

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Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall Explains the Symptoms of Depression — Dr. Phil

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall Explains the Symptoms of Depression — Dr. Phil

DR PHIL: I’m glad you’re here talking about it, because so often people feel ashamed, right? I mean, you’re confused and you’re ashamed about depression and mistakenly believe that, ‘Look, I’ve just gotta gut it up here, I’ve gotta overcome it using willpower alone. DR FREDA: It is so true, the stigma around depression is …

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The Mental Health Movement for Chicago’s Inner City Youth

The Mental Health Movement for Chicago’s Inner City Youth

– [Narrator] We live in a very unique city. We have our challenges here in Chicago with gun violence, poverty, and so many other things. These young men have seen friends get shot, family members get shot, domestic abuse, they’ve been abused. Trauma is real. And we absolutely need to think differently about the way …

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We Shut Down State Mental Hospitals. Some Want to Bring Them Back.

We Shut Down State Mental Hospitals. Some Want to Bring Them Back.

On January 3rd 1999 a man named Andrew Goldstein wandered onto the New York City subway platform and shoved a stranger named Kendra Webdale into the path of an oncoming train. With the story making national news reporters dug into Golstein’s past and found that he had been diagnosed with schizophrenia and had a history …

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How Video Games Change Your Brain

How Video Games Change Your Brain

When I’m playing Assassin’s Creed or Call of Duty, my brain is totally absorbed in this virtual environment. But what happens to my brain when I come out of it? Is it different? This WEEK, we humans will spend 3 billion hours playing video games; 1.2 billion people play regularly… 99 percent of boys and …

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Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

*Dinging noise* -Hey everybody, welcome back! Again, I have a wonderful, special guest Dr. Alexa Altman, who is a trauma specialist, is here. If you haven’t watched our first video together, I encourage you to do that, the link is in the description -But today we’re gonna talk about coping with trauma and building those …

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What is STOCKHOLM SYNDROME? Abusive Relationships, psychology & mental health help with Kati Morton

What is STOCKHOLM SYNDROME? Abusive Relationships, psychology & mental health help with Kati Morton

Today, we’re talking about Stockholm Syndrom What is it, and how does it apply in therapy? *Music* This is one of the most fascinating topics I’ve gotten to research thus far so thank you to all of you who’ve requested it. And in all honesty I knew what Stockholm Syndrome was, but I didn’t really …

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