Stella O’Malley - on fear and fragility

1:40:44
 
Del
 

Manage episode 270174697 series 2763358
Av lauradodsworth oppdaget av Player FM og vårt samfunn — opphavsrett er eid av utgiveren, ikke Plaer FM, og lyd streames direkte fra deres servere. Trykk på Abonner knappen for å spore oppdateringer i Player FM, eller lim inn feed URLen til andre podcast apper.
Stella O’Malley is a psychotherapist, bestselling author (‘Cotton Wool Kids’, 'Bully-Proof Kids' and ‘Fragile’) and the presenter of the Channel 4 documentary ‘Trans - Kids: It’s Time To Talk’ and she works in private practice in rural Ireland. Her body of work about fear, anxiety and developing emotional resilience couldn’t be more relevant to 2020. In a long and fascinating conversation we talked about collective hysteria, becoming bored of fear, and what it’s like to be a sceptic in a society which increasingly values safety and belonging. I could have talked to her all day! . Link: www.stellaomalley.com . Stella’s freethinking suggestion is her book 'Cotton Wool Kids'. . Please support more episodes of Freethinking: http://www.patreon.com/lauradodsworth

17 episoder