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Lecture Biology/Traits in Personality: The Limbic System

Biology/Traits in Personality: The Limbic System

In this lecture, I begin my discussion of the relationship between brain function, at a deep, subcortical level, and the existence of the five traits identified by psychometric researchers. Bookmark Psychology Unlocked for all the latest fascinating insights into different types of Psychology.

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Pt 1: Freedom Of Speech/Political Correctness: Dr. Norman Doidge

This is Part 1 of a 3-part posting from The Speakers Action Group (http://www.speakersaction.com/), who hosted Dr. Norman Doidge, author of the bestselling The Brain that Changes Itself and The Brain’s Way of Healing (www.normandoidge.com/) and Dr. Jordan B Peterson Sunday, January 22, 2017 to speak on freedom of speech and political correctness. Dr. Peterson […]

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Interview with great U Texas Austin psych prof JW Pennebaker

Dr. James W. Pennebaker is Professor of Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin, and the Executive Director of Project 2021, aimed at rethinking undergrad education at that university. I first encountered Dr. Pennebaker’s work when I was working on the SelfAuthoring Suite (www.selfauthoring.com), an online writing program which has helped thousands of college […]

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Pt 2: Freedom Of Speech/Political Correctness: Dr. Jordan B Peterson

This is Part 2 of a 3-part posting from The Speakers Action Group (http://www.speakersaction.com/), who hosted Dr. Norman Doidge, author of the bestselling The Brain that Changes Itself and The Brain’s Way of Healing (www.normandoidge.com/) and Dr. Jordan B Peterson Sunday, January 22, 2017 to speak on freedom of speech and political correctness. Dr. Peterson […]

Classical Conditioning

How classical conditioning works

What is classical conditioning? Who is Ivan Pavlov? How does this form of learning impact your daily life? Topics Discussed: – Classical conditioning – Ivan Pavlov – Unconditioned stimulus – Unconditioned response – Conditioned stimulus – Conditioned response Learn more: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qG2SwE_6uVM – http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/11/24/drool – http://physiologyonline.physiology.org/content/19/6/326 Adapted from Joel I. Shenker’s “Classical Conditioning: An All-Purpose […]

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How to Have a Better Speaking Voice – Fun Public Speaking Tips

Are you looking for some public speaking tips and tricks on how to improve your voice so you can seem, and actually be more confident? In this video collab with Vic Be, we share some amazing methods to prepare for that upcoming gig you have been practicing for. These exercises have been used by thousands […]

Book Review

Peak: Secrets of Experts of Experts – Anders Ericsson – Animated Book Review

This is an animated book review of “Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise” by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool. In this video we will discuss talent, how to perform effective practice and the 10,000 hours rule. Are great people really born with a special gift? Before we start, you should know that the […]