The Psychology Podcast

The Psychology Podcast

www.thepsychologypodcast.com
Insights into the mind, brain, behavior and creativity.


168: Foucault, Heteronormativity, and Good Porn
Jun 6 • 48 min
Stoya
167: Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science
May 30 • 64 min
David Sloan Wilson and Steven Hayes
166: Why So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders
May 23 • 47 min
Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic
165: Hope is Fucked
May 16 • 77 min
Mark Manson
164: Rethinking Gifted Education
May 9 • 47 min
Scott Peters
163: Restoring the Playground
Apr 25 • 46 min
Gwen Gordon
162: Everyday Creativity
Apr 18 • 44 min
Ruth Richards
161: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society
Apr 11 • 57 min
Nicholas Christakis
160: Moral Outrage in the Digital Age
Apr 4 • 53 min
Molly Crockett
159: Ignite Your Character Strengths
Mar 21 • 55 min
Ryan Niemiec and Robert McGrath
158: Closing the Critical Thinking Gap
Mar 7 • 53 min
Colin Seale
157: The Flexibility of Female Sexuality
Feb 14 • 76 min
Wednesday Martin
156: The Alter Ego Effect
Feb 7 • 57 min
Todd Herman
155: A Mindful Approach to Nonviolent Communication
Jan 24 • 48 min
Oren Jay Sofer
154: Honoring the Wisdom of Indigenous Peoples
Jan 10 • 56 min
Richard Katz
153: How to Care for Your Mental Health
Dec 27, 2018 • 44 min
Kati Morton
152: Unsafe Thinking
Dec 20, 2018 • 46 min
Jonah Sachs
151: The Replication Crisis
Dec 13, 2018 • 57 min
Michael Inzlicht
150: Drunk Science
Dec 6, 2018 • 36 min
Shannon Odell
149: The Laws of Human Nature
Nov 29, 2018 • 73 min
Robert Greene
148: A Gratitude Journey
Nov 22, 2018 • 43 min
A.J. Jacobs
147: How the Mind and Culture Evolve
Nov 15, 2018 • 56 min
Steve Stewart-Williams
146: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe
Nov 1, 2018 • 85 min
Sean Carroll
145: Motivation, Selling, and Perfect Timing
Oct 25, 2018 • 46 min
Dan Pink
144: How to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones
Oct 18, 2018 • 49 min
James Clear
143: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are
Oct 11, 2018 • 109 min
Robert Plomin
142: The Science of Sexual Fantasies
Oct 4, 2018 • 47 min
Justin Lehmiller
141: Solving the Mysteries of Consciousness, Free Will, and God
Sep 20, 2018 • 65 min
Michael Shermer and Philip Goff
140: Positive Relationships
Sep 13, 2018 • 47 min
Sara Algoe
139: The Coddling of the American Mind
Sep 6, 2018 • 50 min
Jonathan Haidt
138: The New Science of Heredity
Aug 23, 2018 • 40 min
Carl Zimmer
137: Nature, Nurture, and Human Autonomy
Aug 16, 2018 • 56 min
James Flynn
136: Meaning, Purpose, and Significance
Aug 2, 2018 • 82 min
Michael Steger
135: The Rise of Victimhood Culture
Jul 26, 2018 • 51 min
Bradley Campbell
134: How to Live with Guts and Confidence
Jul 12, 2018 • 47 min
Amy Alkon
133: Humanism, Enlightenment and Progress
Jul 5, 2018 • 55 min
Steven Pinker
132: Open Wide and Say Awe
Jun 21, 2018 • 55 min
Katherine MacLean
131: How To Be Yourself
Jun 7, 2018 • 35 min
Ellen Hendriksen
130: Finding Your Calling at Work
May 24, 2018 • 51 min
Amy Wrzesniewski
129: Fuzzy Categories
May 17, 2018 • 64 min
Alice Dreger
128: The Path to Purpose
May 10, 2018 • 43 min
William Damon
127: How to Be an Optimal Human
Apr 26, 2018 • 62 min
Kennon Sheldon
126: Creativity from Constraints
Apr 19, 2018 • 33 min
Patricia Stokes
125: The Jealousy Cure
Apr 12, 2018 • 42 min
Robert Leahy
124: Cybernetics and the Science of Personality
Apr 5, 2018 • 73 min
Colin DeYoung
123: Wonder, Creativity, and the Personality of Political Correctness
Mar 29, 2018 • 39 min
Jordan Peterson
122: Genius Foods
Mar 22, 2018 • 45 min
Max Lugavere
121: The Self, Identity, and Removing the Mask
Mar 15, 2018 • 57 min
Mark Leary
120: The Devastating Opioid Epidemic
Mar 8, 2018 • 33 min
Kathryn Prescott
119: A Theory of Awkwardness
Feb 22, 2018 • 24 min
Melissa Dahl
118: Shades of Pride
Feb 15, 2018 • 29 min
Jessica Tracy
117: Stress Proof
Feb 8, 2018 • 35 min
Mithu Storoni
116: Using Positive Psychology to Build Love That Lasts
Jan 18, 2018 • 40 min
Suzanne and James Pawelski
115: Psychedelics and the Founding of Transpersonal Psychology
Jan 11, 2018 • 50 min
James Fadiman
114: Existential-Humanistic Therapy
Dec 27, 2017 • 30 min
Kirk Schneider
113: Spending Smarter
Dec 20, 2017 • 27 min
Dan Ariely
112: America the Anxious
Dec 6, 2017 • 44 min
Ruth Whippman
111: Not by Chance Alone
Nov 22, 2017 • 71 min
Legendary Social Psychologist Elliot Aronson
110: The Mask of Masculinity
Nov 1, 2017 • 39 min
Lewis Howes
109: The Art of Charm
Oct 26, 2017 • 42 min
Jordan Harbinger
108: Making Good Decisions
Oct 24, 2017 • 31 min
Cheryl Strauss Einhorn
107: Peak Performance
Oct 11, 2017 • 41 min
Brad Stulberg and Steve Magness
106: The Power Paradox
Oct 4, 2017 • 41 min
Dacher Keltner
105: Popularity and the Power of Likability in a Status-Obsessed World
Sep 27, 2017 • 29 min
Mitch Prinstein
104: High Performance Habits
Sep 20, 2017 • 70 min
Brendon Burchard
103: “Questioning” the Four Tendencies
Sep 13, 2017 • 47 min
Gretchen Rubin
102: Rethinking Addiction
Sep 6, 2017 • 45 min
Maia Szalavitz
101: Science and Skepticism
Aug 30, 2017 • 54 min
Michael Shermer
100: Why Buddhism is True
Aug 16, 2017 • 50 min
Robert Wright
99: Growing Grit in Teens
Aug 9, 2017 • 34 min
Caren Baruch-Feldman
98: Real Love
Aug 2, 2017 • 46 min
Sharon Salzberg
97: Aging Meaningfully
Jul 22, 2017 • 39 min
Christina Pierpaoli
96: Awakening Compassion in the Workplace
Jul 19, 2017 • 53 min
Jane Dutton and Monica Worline
95: Strengths-Based Parenting
Jul 12, 2017 • 47 min
Lea Waters
94: The Latest Science of Attachment
Jul 5, 2017 • 77 min
R. Chris Fraley
93: Getting Grit
Jun 29, 2017 • 39 min
Caroline Adams Miller
92: How to Kick Ass
Jun 27, 2017 • 32 min
Sarah Robb O’Hagan
91: Become 10% Happier + BONUS Meditation
Jun 21, 2017 • 40 min
Dan Harris
90: Get Out Of Your Mind and Live a Vital Life
Jun 14, 2017 • 70 min
Steven Hayes
89: The Art and Science of Relating and Communicating
Jun 7, 2017 • 34 min
Alan Alda
88: Intelligence, Genes, Race, and Poverty
Jun 1, 2017 • 51 min
Eric Turkheimer
87: Upgrade Your Consciousness
May 30, 2017 • 50 min
Daniel Schmachtenberger
86: Functional and Integrative Medicine
May 24, 2017 • 41 min
Dr. Heather Moday
85: How to Be Awesome at Life
May 17, 2017 • 44 min
Eric Barker
84: Increase Your Emotional Agility
May 10, 2017 • 59 min
Susan David
83: Thriving in College (And In Life)
May 3, 2017 • 44 min
Dan Lerner
82: The Neuroscience of Leadership
Apr 27, 2017 • 47 min
Friederike Fabritius
81: How to Captivate People
Apr 25, 2017 • 47 min
Vanessa Van Edwards
80: The Psychology of Creativity
Apr 20, 2017 • 45 min
James C. Kaufman
79: The Gifts of Disability
Apr 18, 2017 • 55 min
Gail Saltz
78: Boosting Student Resilience
Apr 12, 2017 • 33 min
Diana Brecher
77: How to be a Happy Lawyer
Apr 6, 2017 • 56 min
Dan Bowling III
76: Willpower, Violence, and Free Will
Apr 3, 2017 • 23 min
Roy Baumeister
75: Identity, the Self, and the Meaning of Life
Mar 29, 2017 • 38 min
Roy Baumeister
74: Wait But Why? Unravelling Life’s Biggest Mysteries
Mar 22, 2017 • 53 min
Tim Urban
73: Love, Sex, Religion and Happiness
Mar 8, 2017 • 39 min
Alain de Botton
72: Mindfulness and Self-Authorship
Mar 2, 2017 • 58 min
Cory Muscara
71: Your Brain on Enlightenment
Feb 28, 2017 • 44 min
Andrew Newberg
70: On Ecstasis and Extraordinary States of Consciousness
Feb 22, 2017 • 57 min
Steven Kotler and Jamie Wheal
69: Boost Your Focus, Drive, and Micro-Resilience
Feb 15, 2017 • 49 min
Bonnie St. John
68: The Mind: A Journey to the Heart of Being Human
Feb 3, 2017 • 43 min
Dr. Dan Siegel
67: Choose Yourself
Jan 24, 2017 • 45 min
James Altucher
66: We Might Be Living in a Simulated Reality
Jan 18, 2017 • 44 min
David Chalmers
65: How Millennials are Changing the World
Jan 16, 2017 • 53 min
Jared Kleinert
64: The Power of Meaning
Jan 9, 2017 • 48 min
Emily Esfahani Smith
63: Finding Mastery
Dec 19, 2016 • 49 min
Michael Gervais
62: Love, Power, Morality, and Awe
Dec 12, 2016 • 36 min
Dacher Keltner
61: Creativity, Courageous Vulnerability and Wholehearted Living
Nov 23, 2016 • 35 min
Brené Brown
60: Exercise, Mental Stamina, and High Performance
Nov 11, 2016 • 28 min
Brad Stulberg
59: Unlocking the Pathway from Imagination to Implementation
Nov 2, 2016 • 29 min
Tina Seelig
58: How to Live a Good Life
Oct 26, 2016 • 44 min
Jonathan Fields
57: Yes, And… The Psychology of Improv Comedy
Oct 20, 2016 • 45 min
Anne Libera and Kelly Leonard
56: The New Narcissism
Sep 28, 2016 • 45 min
Kristin Dombek
55: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck
Sep 13, 2016 • 72 min
Mark Manson
54: Minds and Morality
Sep 8, 2016 • 39 min
Dr. Kurt Gray
53: Getting Smarter, Faster & Better
Aug 30, 2016 • 37 min
Charles Duhigg
52: Reducing Racial Inequalities in Gifted Education
Aug 14, 2016 • 38 min
Joy Lawson Davis
51: Developing Peak Performance
Aug 6, 2016 • 22 min
Sean Desai
50: Life Experimentation
Jul 31, 2016 • 38 min
A.J. Jacobs
49: Unraveling the Mysteries of Personality and Well-Being
Jul 11, 2016 • 35 min
Dr. Brian Little
48: The Ego is the Enemy
Jun 21, 2016 • 37 min
Ryan Holiday
47: Deep Work
Jun 10, 2016 • 42 min
Dr. Cal Newport
46: Helping Children Succeed in School and in Life
Jun 2, 2016 • 36 min
Paul Tough
45: Reducing Anxiety Through Play
May 31, 2016 • 30 min
Charlie Hoehn
44: The Cognitive-Experiential Self-Theory of Personality
May 21, 2016 • 32 min
Dr. Seymour Epstein
43: Intelligence, IQ Testing and Genetics
May 3, 2016 • 48 min
Dr. Stuart Ritchie
42: Human Mating Intelligence
Apr 27, 2016 • 53 min
Dr. Glenn Geher
41: Releasing Your Inner Bonobo
Apr 17, 2016 • 45 min
Dr. Susan Block
40: Extraordinary Workplaces
Mar 26, 2016 • 29 min
Dr. Ron Friedman
39: The New Principles of Business Management
Mar 21, 2016 • 35 min
Dr. David Burkus
38: Discussing the nature of childhood prodigies
Mar 7, 2016 • 18 min
Kimberly Stephens
37: Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Feb 23, 2016 • 48 min
Angela Duckworth
36: Uncovering the Habits and Routines that Make People Live Better
Feb 14, 2016 • 38 min
James Clear
35: The Healing Power of Self-Compassion
Jan 30, 2016 • 33 min
Kristin Neff
34: How Happiness Can Accelerate Your Success
Jan 25, 2016 • 29 min
Emma Seppälä
33: The Highly Sensitive Person
Jan 17, 2016 • 60 min
Elaine Aron
32: How to Live a Good Life
Dec 21, 2015 • 60 min
Tom Rath
31: Final Messages on Leadership and Life from a Dying Coach, with Performance Psychology Expert
Dec 6, 2015 • 32 min
Paddy Steinfort
30: Narcissism & Loving The People Who Love Themselves
Nov 28, 2015 • 33 min
W. Keith Campbell
29: Understanding and Supporting People with ADHD
Nov 9, 2015 • 48 min
Mark Bertin
28: Learning How to Learn
Oct 24, 2015 • 57 min
Barbara Oakley
27: How Video Games Can Make Us SuperBetter
Oct 11, 2015 • 56 min
Jane McGonigal
26: Celebrating Smart Girls in the 21st Century
Oct 4, 2015 • 55 min
Barbara Kerr
25: Extending Human Life: From Science Fiction to Science Fact
Sep 26, 2015 • 53 min
Liz Parrish
24: “Spectacular Ability in a Sea of Disability”: The Psychology of Savantism
Sep 20, 2015 • 68 min
Darold Treffert
23: How Millennials are Changing the World for the Better
Aug 29, 2015 • 34 min
Jared Kleinert
22: The Quiet Revolution: Unlocking the Power of Introverts
Aug 8, 2015 • 48 min
Susan Cain
21: Understanding the science of introversion and extraversion
Jul 25, 2015 • 70 min
Luke Smillie
20: Hope, the Future and Flourishing
Jul 4, 2015 • 42 min
Shane Lopez
19: Why We Love, Lust, and Live
Jun 21, 2015 • 43 min
Helen Fisher
18: Straight Talk about IQ
Jun 7, 2015 • 66 min
Christopher Chabris
17: Maximizing, satisficing and the paradox of choice
May 24, 2015 • 41 min
Barry Schwartz
16: How to Be Understood and Reach Your Goals
May 10, 2015 • 51 min
Heidi Grant Halvorson
15: Accelerated learning, peak performance and living the good life
Apr 26, 2015 • 33 min
Tim Ferriss
14: Stoicism, Strategy and Creativity
Apr 18, 2015 • 66 min
Ryan Holiday
13: Examining standardized testing
Apr 4, 2015 • 52 min
Anya Kamenetz
12: Imaginary worlds and creativity
Mar 21, 2015 • 46 min
Michele Root-Bernstein
11: How “little bets” spur big creative successes
Mar 8, 2015 • 55 min
Peter Sims
10: How to change your habits
Feb 15, 2015 • 50 min
Art Markman
9: The science of raising happily productive kids
Feb 9, 2015 • 39 min
Dona Matthews
8: Modern rudeness in Stone Age minds
Jan 26, 2015 • 49 min
Amy Alkon
7: “What is it like to be a psychopath?”
Jan 17, 2015 • 64 min
Kent Kiehl
6: Dancing with the dark side of your personality
Jan 3, 2015 • 61 min
Todd Kashdan
5: Givers, takers, matchers and fakers
Dec 20, 2014 • 50 min
Adam Grant
4: Discussing the origins of extraordinary athletic performance
Dec 6, 2014 • 49 min
David Epstein
3: Talking Mastery and Social Intelligence
Nov 16, 2014 • 45 min
Robert Greene
2: Daydreaming and Mental Contrasting for Goal-Fulfillment
Nov 16, 2014 • 41 min
Gabriele Oettingen
1: The Science of Growing Smarter
Nov 15, 2014 • 40 min
Annie Murphy Paul