These episodes the Color of Thought Podcast are short Peripatetic meditations on a variety of psychological subjects.
Episode 14: Active Recollection
What can the ancient practice of recollection and the contemporary practice of mindfulness teach us about how to live our lives.
Episode 13: Depression
What is depression and how can we heal from it?
Episode 12: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
What is OCD and how can we heal from it?
Episode 11: Temperance
Episode 10: I Statements
Episode 9: Passions
Episode 8: Virtue
Episode 7: Temperaments
The ancient and contemporary doctrine of the temperaments.
Episode 6: A Poison Tree
What can William Blake’s poem teach us about anger?
Episode 5: Anger
What are the different kinds of anger and its remedies.
Episode 4: Thirteen Reasons Why
Here I offer a meditation on the quality of Clay Jensen’s love in the popular Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. Check out this article by psychologist Aaron Kheriaty for a consideration of the shows presentation of mental health: Killer Show.
Episode 3: The Kinds of Therapist
What is the difference between a psychologist, marriage and family therapist, social worker and all the rest?
Episode 2: Eight Ages of Man
Enjoy this brief meditation on Erik Erikson’s developmental stages.
Episode 1: What is Psychology