Thinkers & Practitioners from across the Globe discuss the human mind & the meaning of life.
#14 - Role of our DNA/Genes in defining who we are
Mark is a social and personality psychologist who has studied, written about, and taught courses on motivation, emotion, self-awareness, social relationships, and psychological well-being for more than 40 years. Having retired from Duke University in 2019, he continues to work on a variety of projects, many of which focus on writing, speaking, and blogging about human behavior for the general public.
#13 What is User Centric "Service Design" ? & How it makes products Psychologically Savvy ?
Giovanni Ruello - An Expert at Service Design elaborates this new stream of Design Thinking which is redefining how organization are delighting their customers and gaining competitive advantage.
A vital aspect of service design is to bring in the key concept of Cognitive Psychology to practice and further unearth the hidden needs that the users might not have been able to express during regular customer interviews.
Episode 12: Why do being healthy and losing weight commitments FAIL ? Fitness Psychology
How many of you rung in the New Year with a renewed commitment to lose weight, only to throw in the towel until 2019? Be honest.
If this cycle has occurred more times than you'd like to admit, you should listen to this episode.
Craig Harper - A fitness coach & exercise scientist from Australia explains why do the commitments fail and further provides us the strategies to break this vicious circle.
Episode 11: A Series of related Coincidences (Synchronicity)
Can a coincidence be more than just a coincidence? After all, some coincidences are so uncanny, so striking and so captivating that they seem “meant to be”.
Chris Mackey is a clinical and counseling psychologist and Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society with 40 years’ psychotherapy experience details out the larger purpose of life by analyzing and accepting the recurring coincidences as a sign towards wellbeing and success.
Episode 10: Life changing story of an alternative pop artist who turned to spirituality to find peace and tranquility
Have you heard this song by "Old Man River - Sunshine" if not pause and click on the below link to listen to it, (it's amazing).
How does an Alternative Pop Music Star harnesses the power of traditional kirtan music to transform his life and further find peace & tranquility?
Listen to this life-changing and thought-provoking story in the 10th Episode of thinking psychologist podcast.
Our Guest (Omkar Kirtan) details out his life transition from pop fame artist to turning into a Spiritual Kirtan Artist. www.omkarkirtan.com/music www.facebook.com/omkarkirtan www.instagram.com/omkar_kirtan 'In The Names Of Love' Out Now: https://album.link/au/i/1517841258
Episode 9: Change your Brain, Change your PAIN
Living with pain is a constant battle to fight the physical discomfort as well as the mental and emotional side effects it causes. Trying to attack all symptoms at once can seem overwhelming.
Mark Grant - Psychologist explains how this constant suffering can affect a person’s mentality in a number of different ways. It can influence thoughts, feelings, sleep patterns, memory, concentration, and even connections with others.
Modern techniques being able to solve the same.
- Thoughts, Feelings & Emotions