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  • Change your mindset, change the game

    This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Dr. Crum says the biggest game changer is “YOU, by harnessing the power of your mind." She explores scientific results that show the influence of the mindset on the body, and how changing the subjective mindset produced different outcomes. Dr. Crum's work is inspired in part by the placebo effect, and has implications that stretch far beyond the realm of medicine.

    Dr. Crum is a professor, psychologist, and researcher investigating how mindsets affect health and behavior.

    Dr. Crum's research focuses on how changes in subjective mindsets—the lenses through which information is perceived, organized, and interpreted—can alter objective reality through behavioral, psychological, and physiological mechanisms. Her work is, in part, inspired by research on the placebo effect, a notable and consistent demonstration of the ability of the mindset to elicit healing properties in the body. She is interested in understanding how mindsets affect important outcomes outside the realm of medicine, in the domains of behavioral health and organizational behavior.

    Uploaded Sep 17, 2019
  • The Power of Yet

    Carol Dweck researches “growth mindset” — the idea that we can grow our brain's capacity to learn and to solve problems. In this talk, she describes two ways to think about a problem that’s slightly too hard for you to solve. Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet? A great introduction to this influential field.

    TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more.

    Uploaded Sep 17, 2019
  • 1:28:52 World Wars: Trial by Fire

    Uploaded Sep 09, 2019
  • Crash Course #8: Test Anxiety

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course #7: Studying for Exams

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course #6: Procrastination

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash course #5 Focus and Concentration

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course #4 Planning and Organization

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course #3 Memory

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course #2 Reading Assingments

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • Crash Course: Taking Notes

    Uploaded Aug 16, 2019
  • 14:39 Himalayan Mandalas

    Uploaded Apr 18, 2019