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Mental Health

How Virtual Reality Can Improve Your Mental Health: Matt Vogl (Transcript)

Matt Vogl — TEDxMileHigh TRANSCRIPT So 16 years ago, I was working nights as a stand-up comic. And I’m not going to lie: right now I’d much rather be holding the microphone in my hand than having it strapped to my face like some nerd doing a TED Talk. Comedy is full of crazy highs and […]

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Mental Health

Surviving with a Mental Illness: Eric Walton (Full Transcript)

Eric Walton – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT First of all, I would like to thank TEDx for giving me this opportunity. No doubt, at least one of you out there has asked yourself some variation of this question: what can a 16-year-old possibly have to teach me about the world? I don’t blame you, by the […]

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Mental Health

There’s no Shame in Taking Care of Your Mental Health: Sangu Delle (Transcript)

Sangu Delle – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT Last year was hell. It was my first time eating Nigerian “jollof.” Actually, in all seriousness, I was going through a lot of personal turmoil. Faced with enormous stress, I suffered an anxiety attack. On some days, I could do no work. On other days, I just wanted to […]

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Education

Mental Brakes to Avoid Mental Breaks: Steven Hayes (Full Transcript)

Clinical psychologist Steven Hayes’ talk titled: “Mental Brakes to Avoid Mental Breaks” at TEDxDavidsonAcademy. In this insightful talk, Dr. Hayes discusses language, cognition, and the science behind putting on the mental brakes. Transcript: Human beings have the biological equivalent of a sports car between their ears. And it’s wonderful that we have this device. Our ability […]

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Health

Khaliya: What if Most of What We Knew About Mental Health Was Wrong? (Transcript)

Full transcript of philanthropist and public health specialist Khaliya Aga Khan’s TEDx Talk: What if Most of What We Knew About Mental Health Was Wrong? at TEDxBeaconStreet conference. Khaliya Aga Khan is a philanthropist, venture capitalist, public health specialist and active advocate for social change.   Notable quote from the talk:  “What we need in this case, […]

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Education

Understanding mental illness through music: Loretta Notareschi at TEDxMileHighWomen (Transcript)

Loretta Notareschi – TRANSCRIPT One afternoon, in January 2013, I gave birth to my beautiful daughter, Ruby. I fell in love with her instantly; and my husband, Kevin, and I sang to her within minutes of her birth. (Singing) Oh, how lovely is the evening, is the evening. It was her first lullaby. Over the next […]

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Technology

Bailey Parnell: Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of Bailey Parnell’s TEDx Talk: Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? at TEDxRyersonU conference.  Listen to the MP3 Audio: Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health by Bailey Parnell at TEDxRyersonU Bailey Parnell – Award-winning digital marketer I’m fat. Wow, I’m fat. She’s only nineteen years old, what am I […]