Brene Brown on ‘The power of vulnerability’

Brene Brown who is a researcher of human connection, in a thought provoking talk shares some profound insight from her research:¬†we can all lead a much freer and meaningful life if we stop fighting against our vulnerabilities, if we let ourselves be worthy of others’ love and acceptance. She shares how her own journey of […]

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Depression

Depression, yes, it is real and painful. But there is hope. There is a way out. This video on Vimeo invites you to seek help and not to suffer in silence. ‘Depression’ from Alexei Awan on Vimeo.

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Are you beautiful?

Denis Dutton talks about an experience of beauty from psychological, intellectual, and philosophical perspectives, and presents a provocative theory of beauty evolution from Darwinian perspective. He defines beauty as an ‘adaptive affect which we stamp and intensify in the creation and enjoyment of woks of art and entertainment’. There is something calming about hearing a […]

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Time! Time! Time!

Individual perception of time has so much influence on the way we relate to the world. This thought-provoking video throws some very useful insights into stress, addiction, values we subscribe to and choices we make. Thanks to world renowned psychologist Professor Philip Zimbardo.

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Richard Seymour: How beauty feels

A gripping talk by Richard Seymor on the emotional functionality of our favourite objects, and on the importance of listening to our body when it signals that something really appeals to us even if we do not fully and immediately comprehend the message.

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