What Makes a Feeling an Emotion?

From SciShow Psych. We all have emotions, but what exactly are they and where do they come from? Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Jerry Perez, Lazarus G, Sam Lutfi, Kevin Knupp, Nicholas Smith, D.A. Noe, alexander wadsworth,…

Not Every Egomaniac Has Narcissistic Personality Disorder

From SciShow Psych. Professionally diagnosing narcissistic personality disorder is difficult for psychologists, partially because anyone who might have it just thinks they’re great! Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Jerry Perez, Lazarus G, Sam Lutfi, Kevin Knupp, Nicholas…

How Awe Changes You

From SciShow Psych. Whether you get it from standing on the top of Mount Everest or watching a video about the size of the universe on SciShow Space, awe can be a powerful, transformative emotion. Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the…

The Dangerous History of Electroconvulsive Therapy

From SciShow Psych. We’ve had a number of false starts that did more harm than good to figure out new treatments, and ECT is one of those treatments which came from a complicated history. Hosted by: Brit Garner Thumbnail image credit: University of Liverpool Faculty of Health & Life Sciences (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Winwick_Hospital,_Electroconvulsive_therapy,_1957_(14466087218).jpg) ———- Support SciShow by…

Why Stimulants Help ADHD

From SciShow Psych. It seems like stimulants and hyperactivity shouldn’t mix, so why are they so often prescribed to treat ADHD? Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Lazarus G, Kelly Landrum Jones, Sam Lutfi, Kevin Knupp, Nicholas Smith,…

Why Are Challenge Videos a Thing?

From SciShow Psych. From cinnamon to Tide pods, “challenge videos” are dangerous. So why do people do them? Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Lazarus G, Kelly Landrum Jones, Sam Lutfi, Kevin Knupp, Nicholas Smith, D.A. Noe, alexander…