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Archive for the 'Videos' Category

The Four Constituents of Well-Being

Posted on February 4th, 2016 · Posted in Good Practice, Videos

Richard Davison says wellbeing is a skill in four parts – resilience, outlook, attention and generosity  – and when we practice it it changes our brains! bit.ly/1SYIV6y  Worth a watch.

Racism is Destroying the Australian Dream

Posted on January 23rd, 2016 · Posted in Policy, The Disadvantaged, Videos

As we celebrate Australia Day hear Stan Grant talk what this means for Indigenous Australians. A powerful and moving speech: bit.ly/20juafP

What makes a good life?

Posted on January 6th, 2016 · Posted in Indicators of wellbeing, Research, Videos

An excellent Ted talk by Robert Waldinger on a 75-year longitudinal study on what makes a good life.  Really worth a watch: ted.com/talks/robert_waldinger

The Power of Yet

Posted on November 15th, 2015 · Posted in Videos

Lovely Sesame Street Song showing kids that not getting things right the first time doesn’t mean they should stop trying! : youtu.be/XLeUvZvuvAs

Grow new brain cells – here’s how …

Posted on October 11th, 2015 · Posted in Research, Videos

This is a fascinating TED talk about how neurogenesis impacts on depression, and what we can do to increase the production of new cells in our hippocampus: ted.com/talks/sandrine_thuret

Kidsmatter: Supporting the social and emotional wellbeing of indigenous children

Posted on August 24th, 2015 · Posted in TD Info, Videos

KidsMatter, in partnership with highly regarded Aboriginal consultants, have developed a series of animations that are designed to support the social and emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal children and provide viewers with.. read more

Center on the Developing Child – Resilience

Posted on May 5th, 2015 · Posted in Videos

Reducing the effects of significant adversity on young children’s healthy development is critical to the progress and prosperity of any society. Yet not all children experience lasting harm as a.. read more

Saying thank you

Posted on November 14th, 2014 · Posted in Videos

If you have someone who cares for you it doesn’t hurt to say thank you. This short video clip is worth a watch: u.pw/1xsdwNO

How Can We Cultivate Gratitude in Schools?

Posted on October 22nd, 2014 · Posted in Good Practice, Research, Videos

Research presentation from Greater Good: really worth a watch if you have 20 minutes to spare: bit.ly/1qPgAw1

Loving your child unconditionally

Posted on June 9th, 2014 · Posted in Stories, Videos

http://bit.ly/1kiedET– When loving your child unconditionally means accepting who they are, not what you want them to be. Please watch – it is incredibly powerful.