Programme exploring the limits and potential of the human mind
Tue 30 Jun 2020
Blue Health; talking to the dying; diet, exercise and memory decline.
Tue 23 Jun 2020
A new therapy to help with memory and concentration in bipolar disorder.
Tue 16 Jun 2020
Lockdown easing and mental health; early life stress and catching cold; new lockdown jobs
Tue 9 Jun 2020
Space travel's impact on the brain; Viktor Frankl's search for meaning; contagious stress.
Tue 2 Jun 2020
Claudia Hammond explores how children think about maths and about time.
Tue 21 Jan 2020
The Touch Test: Claudia Hammond launches a major new study investigating the role of touch
Tue 14 Jan 2020
Bucket lists; depression; how altruism can alleviate pain
Tue 7 Jan 2020
Allergies and anxiety; imposter syndrome; recognising dog expressions
Christmas Eve 2019
Letters to Santa, why play matters, balancing time between video games and outside play.
Tue 17 Dec 2019
Pain and the brain, with Claudia Hammond.
Tue 10 Dec 2019
Lawyers' wellbeing; sociable brains; young peoples' mental health advisory group
Tue 3 Dec 2019
Psychiatrists with lived experience of mental ill health, magic and gender, AI emotion
Tue 26 Nov 2019
Acceptance and commitment therapy; Million Minds tour; Personality traits and spending
Tue 19 Nov 2019
How art challenges mental health stereotypes plus what happens to language as we age
Tue 12 Nov 2019
The need for possessions, predicting effective use of CBT and talking to strangers.
Tue 5 Nov 2019
Ex junior doctor Adam Kay and Professor Gail Kinman look at work stress and how to cope.
Tue 25 Jun 2019
Preventing anxiety in children, CALMTown and does air pollution cause psychosis?
Tue 18 Jun 2019
The science of meetings, helping those with dementia sleep, estimating body size
Tue 11 Jun 2019
Claudia Hammond explores the psychology of motivation and procrastination
Tue 4 Jun 2019
New approach to spider phobia, putting yourself in someone else's shoes, and empathic cars
Tue 28 May 2019
The impact signing NDAs can have on mental health and The Listening Place
Tue 21 May 2019
Trigger warnings, Myths about Van Gogh's mental health, Multi-tasking
Tue 14 May 2019
Café Conversations, the light triad, conveying anxiety through cartoon pigeons
Tue 7 May 2019
Claudia Hammond and guests explore the complexity of our visual experience
Tue 30 Apr 2019
Spatial navigation, aphantasia: people with no mind's eye and a musical about depression
Tue 23 Apr 2019
Ex-footballer Clarke Carlisle on his struggle with depression and suicidal thoughts
Tue 18 Dec 2018
Neuromyths: Claudia explores some common myths in neuroscience
Tue 11 Dec 2018
Citizens UK and addressing community mental health, Robin Ince, film cuts and attention
Tue 4 Dec 2018
Self-care, schadenfreude and how maths ability might relate to ball-catching skills.
Tue 27 Nov 2018
Antidepressant withdrawal, Mates in Mind, and eyes that betray personality.
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