Music, Synchrony, and the Brain

Friday, June 21st, 2013

KAUST Professor Pierre Magistretti discusses an experiment in that studied the brainwaves of two pianists as they performed together, looking for clues to synchrony and creativity in the brain.


Creativity and Mental Health

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Sandra Yuen Mackay, an artist who has schizophrenia, discusses the connections between creativity and mental health.


‘To This Day’ Live at TED

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Spoken word artist Shane Koyczan gives a live performance of “To This Day” in a TED Talk.


To This Day: Recovering from Bullying

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Heartwrenching and visually exquisite, “To This Day” is an animated journey into the effects of bullying.


Inuit Youth Hip Hop Dancing for Life

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

The Blue Print for Life program of “social work thr0ugh hip hop” teaches youth to dance, and provides a voice for expression


ADHD Animation

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Children’s voices come to life in animation as they describe symptoms of ADHD and what it’s like to have treatment.


Toronto Video Art

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

A short art video mixing images and narrative written by a psychiatric survivor and his sister. Questions conditions and reacts to experiences.


Funny Friday: OCD Stereotypes

Friday, April 6th, 2012

The Sh*t People Say meme is past its prime, but this overlooked homemade video still rings true by parodying common things that uneducated people say to people who have obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).


Cognitive Neuroscience Video Contest Winner

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Exactly as described: “A History of Cognitive Neuroscience‚Ķin Three Minutes.” Set to the melody of Billy Joel’s classic song “We Didn’t Start the Fire,” new lyrics highlight significant scientists and advances in the field.


Funny Friday: Dysfunctional Mother and Son

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

A well-acted exaggerated dysfunctional exchange between a mother and a son in their home, in front of a group of his colleague psychiatrists. Scene from a sitcom that’s yet to be released.


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