Belief

Podcast Episode 17: Listeners Mail

It's that time again when Jake answers some of your questions we have received in the listeners mail. This weeks podcast is out now and Jake answers some great questions from our listeners. Who knows one of the questions could be one that you've been wanting to ask all along. (more…)

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Emotions

Podcast Episode 15: Surprise

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Mental Health Podcast Episode 15: Surprise

Surprise is an individual’s psychological and emotional response to experience that does not align with that individual’s paradigm and expectations. It is the sense of astonishment, wonder, or amazement that is caused by something sudden or unexpected. The experience of surprise varies with the importance of the outcome, as well as beliefs about the outcome.  (more…)

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Belief

Podcast Episode 14: Contempt

Contempt Podcast Episode Thumbnail In this episode Jake discusses the emotion of Contempt. Contempt is an emotion felt towards others that puts the person in an inferior, lower status position. The other person is regarded as being less in some way that the person feeling contempt considers themselves important. (more…)

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Belief

Podcast Episode 12: Disgust

Traditionally as an adaptive function, disgust has served for disease avoidance. In other words: to keep us healthy and to keep us from getting ill. Our feeling of disgust works incredibly well for us to tell us to avoid, for example, faeces, rotting meat, or parasitic infected food. (more…)

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Emotions

Podcast Episode 11: Listeners Mail

In this episode, Jake will be replying to some of our listeners questions that have been sent in. Thank you to those who have emailed us with questions and topic ideas for the show. We hope to get through all the mail and answer all your questions. We will be doing more listeners mail podcast to get you all involved. Enjoy! (more…)

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