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

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