54 min

S2E10: Dr Thomas Curran on Perfectionism and The Need For Authenticity‪.‬ Life After The Letters

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In this episode, Amile & Suba sit down with social psychologist and 'perfectionism' expert, Dr Thomas Curran. He's a Professor at the LSE and has recently done a TED talk looking at today's obsession with Perfectionism. We talk about how our favourite flaw needs to be examined & taken seriously as a causative factor for mental illness. We think about how doctors and other professionals are perfect candidates for developing this trait.
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In this episode, Amile & Suba sit down with social psychologist and 'perfectionism' expert, Dr Thomas Curran. He's a Professor at the LSE and has recently done a TED talk looking at today's obsession with Perfectionism. We talk about how our favourite flaw needs to be examined & taken seriously as a causative factor for mental illness. We think about how doctors and other professionals are perfect candidates for developing this trait.
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

54 min