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- Daniel Goleman: Why aren't we more compassionate? https://www.ted.com/talks/daniel_goleman_on_compassion# Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence, examines the subtle differences between being focused on the self and being focused on the other
- Dave Meslin: The Antidote to Apathy http://www.ted.com/talks/dave_meslin_the_antidote_to_apathy?language=en
Connecting to the theme of advocacy, Dave Meslin discusses 7 barriers that get in the way of people advocating in their communities
- This American Life: Ruining It For the Rest of Us (Prologue: First 12 min)
Will Felps, a professor at Rotterdam School of Management in the Netherlands, conducts an experiment to see what happens when a bad worker joins a team. He later examines how an individual can inspire and empower a group even in the midst of dysfunctional group dynamics.
- Mental Health Apps: Like a ‘Therapist In Your Pocket’ http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127081326
This audio clip discusses how a mobile therapy app can be used as tool to helping in a variety of capacities