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All In The Mind - ABC RN

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Rank #4 in Life Sciences category

Health & Fitness
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Life Sciences
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All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

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All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

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380 Ratings
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Fantastic

By msarilala - May 01 2019
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This is brain food! Thanks for diverse & interesting shows

Love this podcast find!

By CatherineMoore - Sep 11 2018
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Wish I’d found this sooner, it came recommended to me. Great conversations, interviews and content.

iTunes Ratings

380 Ratings
Average Ratings
267
71
20
8
14

Fantastic

By msarilala - May 01 2019
Read more
This is brain food! Thanks for diverse & interesting shows

Love this podcast find!

By CatherineMoore - Sep 11 2018
Read more
Wish I’d found this sooner, it came recommended to me. Great conversations, interviews and content.
Cover image of All In The Mind - ABC RN

All In The Mind - ABC RN

Updated 1 day ago

Rank #4 in Life Sciences category

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All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

Rank #1: Craving

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Most of us are vulnerable to forming bad habits and addictive behaviours— to binge eat, to smoke, take harmful drugs, or over-exercise. But if we better understood our craving mind we could mend our ways.
Jan 28 2018
28 mins
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Rank #2: Depression and your sense of self

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If you’ve ever been depressed you may have wondered—is this the real me? And if anti-depressants work for you, do they get you back in touch with who you really are or make you feel more inauthentic? The findings from a University of Cambridge study suggest that how authentic you feel when being treated for depression may be relevant to your recovery.
Jul 29 2018
28 mins
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Rank #3: Positive psychology—with Martin Seligman

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During the 1960s the field of psychology focussed on the science of how past trauma creates present symptoms, and how to reduce people’s misery. Professor Martin Seligman wanted to change that focus. He’s become known as the Father of Positive Psychology, and he’s had a profound influence worldwide. In Part 1 of our 2 programs with Martin Seligman, hear him address an exclusive audience in Australia on happiness and human flourishing.
Jun 24 2018
28 mins
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Rank #4: Tripping for depression

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In 1966, as a reaction to disturbing reports of people having bad trips, the psychedelic drug LSD was banned in the U.S. Now some scientists are seeing promising results from studies into the therapeutic benefits of using psychedelic drugs to treat mental illness.
Aug 04 2019
29 mins
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Rank #5: Why smart people do stupid things

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Smart people are not only just as prone to making mistakes as everyone else—they may even be more susceptible to them. This idea has been dubbed the Intelligence Trap. It explains the flaws in our understanding of intelligence and expertise, and how the decisions of even the brightest minds and talented organisations can backfire.
May 19 2019
29 mins
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Rank #6: Borderline Personality Disorder: stigma to strength

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Borderline Personality Disorder is the cause of deep pain—yet it is steeped in stigma and often not thought of as a legitimate disorder. But with good treatment it’s possible to live a normal and full life.
Feb 18 2018
28 mins
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Rank #7: Adventures in sleep

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At night our brain can have adventures. Even if they're fully asleep, some people end up sleep walking or even sleep driving! The neuroscience of nightmares and dreaming—and what they can tell us about the workings of our brain.
Jun 16 2019
28 mins
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Rank #8: Telomeres, trauma, and mindfulness

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The connection between our minds and bodies determines our health and well-being, and the rate at which our cells age and die can be influenced by lifestyle choices. We hear about keeping our genes in good order by protecting our telomeres—a buffer zone at each end of our chromosomes. We'll also hear about a mindfulness-based intervention which could really help millions of extremely traumatised displaced people around the world.
Aug 11 2019
29 mins
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Rank #9: The believing brain

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Billions of people across the world and throughout time have held strong metaphysical beliefs—whether religious in nature, or more supernatural or spiritual. This year’s World Science Festival dared to ask what science can tell us about religion, spirituality and our belief instinct—without passing judgement.
Apr 22 2018
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Rank #10: Trauma, memory, and mental health

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Trauma has a deep impact on the lives of survivors. It’s associated with mental and physical health problems, including substance abuse, and neuroscience is showing that a traumatic memory is quite different from a normal memory. Mental health services now realise that early trauma must be taken into account as an essential part of recovery from mental distress.
Mar 18 2018
28 mins
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Rank #11: Psychedelics, addiction, and mental health

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Psychedelic drugs were banned in the US in the late 1960s, which ended the flourishing research into their potential for treating mental illness. Now a leading professor from Imperial College London is re-visiting the field. He’s convinced that psychedelic therapy offers a new paradigm for mental health. His other passion is treatment for addiction, and to discover why some of us are more vulnerable than others.
Feb 24 2019
29 mins
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Rank #12: The enigma of time

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When we’re bored time drags, and wouldn’t you swear that time seems to speed up as you get older? Drawing on the latest insights from psychology and neuroscience we explore the mystery of time perception, it’s connection to our sense of self and how we could be the architect of our own perception of time.
Sep 30 2018
28 mins
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Rank #13: The kids of today

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Some surprises from the updated results of a famous psychological test involving marshmallows—and, when it comes to mood and happiness, teens of today may be on the brink of a mental health crisis—due to the widespread use of smart technology.
Apr 15 2018
28 mins
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Rank #14: Optimism and hope—with Martin Seligman

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Are you an optimist or a pessimist? Optimism may protect you from depression. But pessimism could be roughly equivalent to smoking more than 2 packs of cigarettes a day. Known as The Father of Positive Psychology, Professor Martin Seligman continues his talk to an Australian audience about how to promote human flourishing, and positive education.
Jul 01 2018
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Rank #15: The extremes of love

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From old fashioned 'lovesickness' to sex addiction, obsession, and jealousy — how does society decide what's normal in love? Drawing on the latest scientific research into the mechanisms underlying love and romantic attachment, a leading psychotherapist explores the extremes of love.
Nov 18 2018
28 mins
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Rank #16: BPD and healing relationships

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Borderline Personality Disorder is a mental illness which causes deep pain and tumultuous relationships. But there is good therapy.
Feb 25 2018
28 mins
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Rank #17: The art of empathy

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Empathy is the power of understanding other people, which in turn allows societies to co-operate and function. But a leading British media executive is concerned that it’s lacking in today’s society, and that the arts and popular culture can bridge the gap.
Aug 26 2018
29 mins
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Rank #18: Dissociation and coping with trauma

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The compelling account of a woman who lived with dissociative identity disorder—and how she eventually became integrated.
Jan 14 2018
28 mins
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Rank #19: Shame: the ups and downs

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Embarrassment, guilt, or remorse are difficult emotions and most of us avoid. These excruciating shameful feelings are often masked by addiction, self-loathing or narcissism, but shame can also help uphold societal values, and even help build our self-esteem
Jan 27 2019
29 mins
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Rank #20: Health in body and mind

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Conditions such as depression, anxiety, obesity, diabetes, and gut problems are common in Australia. British TV presenter Dr. Michael Mosley, who’s known for his Fast diet and exercise programs, says there are effective preventive measures which highlight the crucial connection between body and mind. He shares knowledge from experts and those with lived experience on how to reset your health.
Mar 03 2019
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