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In each episode, we talk with inspiring scientists, thinkers, and other self-actualized individuals who will give you a greater understanding of yourself, others, and the world we live in. Scott Barry Kaufman explores the depths of human potential and tries to get a glimpse into human possibility in every episode.

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In each episode, we talk with inspiring scientists, thinkers, and other self-actualized individuals who will give you a greater understanding of yourself, others, and the world we live in. Scott Barry Kaufman explores the depths of human potential and tries to get a glimpse into human possibility in every episode.

    How To Be The Love You Seek w/ Dr. Nicole LePera

    How To Be The Love You Seek w/ Dr. Nicole LePera

    This week Scott is joined by “The Holistic Psychologist ”, Dr. Nicole LePera, author of the new book "How To Be The Love You Seek". They discuss the importance of being emotionally connected to yourself, healing personal traumas, and expressing your emotions authentically to others.
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Cancelling Cancel Culture w/ Greg Lukianoff & Rikki Schlott

    Cancelling Cancel Culture w/ Greg Lukianoff & Rikki Schlott

    This week Scott is joined by authors of the new book "The Cancelling of The American Mind", Greg Lukianoff and Rikki Schlott. The three discuss cancel culture's effect on human psychology and how to course correct a society intent on cancelling itself. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 55 min
    No Bad Parts w/ Richard Schwartz

    No Bad Parts w/ Richard Schwartz

    This week Scott is joined by therapist and creator of Internal Family Systems (IFS), Richard Schwartz. Dr. Schwartz offers his latest thoughts on IFS, personal burdens, and the 8 C's of Self-Energy. He even helps Scott make contact with a part of himself that's been buried since childhood summer camp during an impromptu therapy session. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Climbing The Mountains of Life and Fulfilling Your Maximum Potential w/ Alison Levine

    Climbing The Mountains of Life and Fulfilling Your Maximum Potential w/ Alison Levine

    This week Scott is joined by Author and American Mountain climbing legend, Alison Levine, to discuss pushing through fatigue to find your inner strength, turning personal moments of “no” into moments of “yes”, and tapping into your fullest potential whatever mountain you are climbing.
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    • 58 min
    Right Brain, Creativity, and Meaning in Life w/ Iain McGilchrist

    Right Brain, Creativity, and Meaning in Life w/ Iain McGilchrist

    This week, Scott is joined by Psychiatrist and Author of "The Matter with Things", Iain McGilchrist, for a wide-ranging conversation spanning the main differences between left brain and right brain functions, the creative brain, intelligence, the source of truth, and the metaphysical realm of human existence. 
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    • 1 hr 1 min
    New Year, New Personality: Science-Backed Tips to Actually Change Yourself

    New Year, New Personality: Science-Backed Tips to Actually Change Yourself

    Happy 2024 Psychology Podcast listeners. It's a new year and it's time to finally change your personality. Forget the fluff-- Scott is here to bring you some science-backed tips to actually become a new you. 
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    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
1.6K Ratings

1.6K Ratings

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Informative

This podcast is pretty good, it covers a wide variety of topics but my only issue is that it’s a majority male guests. I’d love to see more diversity with female/non binary guests

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Love these discussions

Love this podcast! So many great topics and guest. I always learn something and Scott’s style is down to earth and accessible - always asking the great questions. Highly recommend!!

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