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Create an enjoyable listener experience about psychological concepts that anyone can easily consume.

Create an enjoyable listener experience about psychological concepts that anyone can easily consume.
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Create an enjoyable listener experience about psychological concepts that anyone can easily consume.

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English


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104 | Why We Do What We Do Turns 2! | Why We Do What We Do

5/15/2019
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Bullying is an interesting problem in schools. What is it? Is it over-recognized or under-recognized? What works in reducing bullying? This week we are joined by Dr. Scott Ross, the director of the Office of Learning Supports at the Colorado Department of Education, and Brooke Wagner, the PBIS regional implementation coach in Reno, Nevada, who talk about what bullying is, how historical treatments of bullying have been problematic, and how to manage bullying behavior in schools. Remember...

Duration:00:39:13

103 | Bullying in Schools with Dr. Scott Ross and Brooke Wagner | Why We Do What We Do

5/8/2019
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Bullying is an interesting problem in schools. What is it? Is it over-recognized or under-recognized? What works in reducing bullying? This week we are joined by Dr. Scott Ross, the director of the Office of Learning Supports at the Colorado Department of Education, and Brooke Wagner, the PBIS regional implementation coach in Reno, Nevada, who talk about what bullying is, how historical treatments of bullying have been problematic, and how to manage bullying behavior in schools. Remember...

Duration:01:08:45

102 | Did Behaviorism Kill Research on Emotions? | Why We Do What We Do

5/1/2019
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Author Frans De Waal claimed on national radio that behaviorism killed research on emotions for most of the 20th century. What a remarkable achievement! Abraham and Shane dig into just what those behaviorists did this time and how they managed to annihilate emotion research... or not. Join us as we uncover the truth behind these incredible claims. Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or...

Duration:00:38:33

101 | Multi-Tasking is Hard | Why We Do What We Do

4/24/2019
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How well can humans multi-task? A lot less than we'd like to believe. Shane and Abraham describe what is really going on when we try and multi-task, why we are so bad at it, and how you can get better at it! Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:49:32

100 | Fad Treatments for Autism | Why We Do What We Do

4/19/2019
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This week Shane, RyanO and Abraham welcome on the ABA Inside Track crew for our 100th episode covering some of the weirdest, ineffective, and potentially harmful treatments for autism out there. Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:54:01

099 | How We Know What We Know | Why We Do What We Do

4/10/2019
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This week Shane, RyanO and Abraham tackle Epistemology - or the study of how we know what we know! Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:50:50

098 | Homeopathy Treatment for Mental Health | Why We Do What We Do

4/5/2019
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Duration:01:02:20

097 | I'm So Sorry! Why We Apologize | Why We Do What We Do

3/29/2019
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Apologizing is an interesting thing that we do. What do we get out of apologizing? What do we get out receiving them? Abraham and Shane discuss how and why we apologize, the idea of schadenfreude (happiness from the misfortune of others), contrition and penitence. We also spout our own opinions and stories about apologizing. Listen in and learn about this interesting habit we have. Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below...

Duration:01:10:17

096 | The Mozart Effect | Why We Do What We Do

3/20/2019
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This week Abraham and RyanO talk about the Mozart effect, which suggests that "listening to Mozart (and some other iterations!) makes you smarter." Listen and subscribe so you never miss an episode! Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:35:47

095 | How Alcohol Makes Us Feel Drunk | Why We Do What We Do

3/14/2019
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Every wonder why and how alcohol makes us feel drunk? Ryan and Abraham explain what is in alcohol and how it interacts with our brain to cause us to feel intoxicated. We also bust some myths about alcohol and share some interesting factoids. Listen and subscribe so you never miss an episode! Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:50:20

094 | False Confessions | Why We Do What We Do

3/7/2019
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Shane and Abraham tackle the how and why of false confessions. Why do people "confess" to crimes they didn't commit? To what extent do law enforcement officers encourage these false confessions? Listen in and learn about this fascinating twist in law enforcement. Remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:49:17

093 | Animal Aggression Part 2 With Hannah Branigan & Ryan Cartlidge | Why We Do What We Do

2/28/2019
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This episode we continue our fascinating discussion with Hannah Branigan of the "Drinking from the Toilet" podcast, and Ryan Cartlidge of the "Animal Training Academy" regarding animals aggression. In addition, we bring up the important topic of replacement behaviors and some training tips. Listen in and contact us with your own experiences with animal behavior! https://wonderpupstraining.com/dog-training-podcast/ https://www.animaltrainingacademy.com/series/training-tidbits/ Remember that...

Duration:00:55:59

BONUS | Join the Team! | Why We Do What We Do

2/25/2019
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We’re looking for some assistance on the podcast. If you think you fit what we’re looking for, then send us an email! Listen in, and remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodca

Duration:00:06:47

092 | Animal Aggression Part 1 With Hannah Branigan & Ryan Cartlidge | Why We Do What We Do

2/21/2019
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This week we welcome on Hannah Branigan and Ryan Cartlidge to talk about animal aggression. Make sure to check out their podcasts: https://wonderpupstraining.com/dog-training-podcast/ https://www.animaltrainingacademy.com/series/training-tidbits/ Listen in, and remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:58:53

091 | Synesthesia (The Sun Smells Too Loud) | Why We Do What We Do

2/15/2019
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syn·es·the·sia /ˌsinəsˈTHēZHə/ noun PHYSIOLOGY•PSYCHOLOGY the production of a sense impression relating to one sense or part of the body by stimulation of another sense or part of the body. Listen in, and remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:01:01:44

090 | Gestalt (Gesundheit) | Why We Do What We Do

2/7/2019
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Duration:00:27:23

089 | Chelation Therapy For Autism: A Dangerous Myth | Why We Do What We Do

1/31/2019
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Duration:00:33:45

088 | Lobotomies as Psychotherapy │ Why We Do What We Do

1/22/2019
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Duration:00:41:49

087 | Super Color Vision: Human Tetrachromats │ Why We Do What We Do

1/18/2019
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Some people are born with superhuman color vision. But do they even know that they have it? How well can humans use an extra set of cones? Learn about this rare genetic condition which just might enable people to see beyond the scope of the normal human visual field! Listen in, and remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:36:45

086 | A Horse that Could Math! │ Why We Do What We Do

1/9/2019
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There once was an awesome horse... Listen in, and remember that you can reach us directly at 775.525.0908, at info@wwdwwdpodcast.com, through the comments below OR on social via @wwdwwdpodcast or #wwdwwdpodcast.

Duration:00:35:56