Because sometimes you want something lighter, yet informative; something entertaining, as well as thought provoking…
Iliza Shlesinger: Elder Millennial. Newly engaged comic Iliza Shlesinger dives into undeniable truths about life at age 35, the insanity of the road travelled and what’s to come. (Netflix)
Hannah Gadsby: Nanette. Australian comic Hannah Gadsby reshapes standard stand-up by pairing punchlines with personal revelations on gender, sexuality and childhood turmoil. (Netflix)
Podcasts of interest
PsychCrunch – podcast from the British Psychological Society’s Research Digest, sponsored by Routledge Psychology.
The Psychology Podcast – insights into the mind, brain, behavior and creativity with Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman.
All In The Mind – Radio National’s weekly foray into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.
The Psych Files – podcast for anyone who wonders why we do what we do. Experienced educator Michael Britt, Ph.D., in an upbeat and friendly style, shows you how ideas from the field of psychology apply to everyday life.
The Positive Psychology Podcast – Kristen Truempy brings the science of the good life.
Esther Perel: Where Should We Begin? (Series) –The original audio series takes you into the antechamber of intimate moments. Here we learn, explore, and experience alongside the couples who have been gracious enough to let us in.
See also: Esquire’s article For Esther Perel, Romance and Power are Intertwined. The relationships expert is demystifying couples therapy with her podcast, Where Should We Begin? But her approach to problem-solving goes beyond love, passion, and sex.