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Articles: How to Avoid Picking Up Prejudice from the Media

By Amanda Sharples, Elizabeth Page-Gould | September 7, 2016

News, entertainment, and social media shape how we behave toward different groups of people. How can we limit negative influences?

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | August 2, 2012

Kids need creativity for science and math as well as art!

 
Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

Videos and Podcasts: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | August 2, 2012

Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | February 28, 2011

Kids need creativity for science and math as well as art!

 
Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

Videos and Podcasts: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | February 28, 2011

Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: TV and Toddlers

 

Raising Happiness: August 2010: To TV or Not to TV

By Christine Carter | August 17, 2010

Weighing the pros and cons of introducing television into our household

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Does TV Really Impair Kids’ Attention?

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: TV Racism Equals Real World Racism

 

Articles: Want Brain Fitness? Stay Active and Turn Off the TV

By Katie Goldsmith | January 29, 2010

 

Raising Happiness: What Makes Some Kids So Materialistic?

By Christine Carter | December 17, 2009

 

Articles: Play to be Happy

By Anna Luerssen | May 18, 2009

 

Raising Happiness: Ten 2008 Tips for Raising Happy Kids

By Christine Carter | January 6, 2009

 
Greater Good Science Center’s Christine Carter discusses television, its effects on children, and the best ways to manage it.

Videos and Podcasts: Positive Parenting: Screentime

By Jason Marsh | January 6, 2009

Greater Good Science Center’s Christine Carter discusses television, its effects on children, and the best ways to manage it.

 

Raising Happiness: Turn Off the Boob-Toob

By Christine Carter | December 3, 2008

 

Articles: Art vs. Non-Art

By Keith Oatley | December 1, 2008

 

Articles: What Happy People Do

By Anna Abramson | December 1, 2008

 
The HBO series  In Treatment  follows the work of psychotherapist Paul Westin, played by Gabriel Byrne.

Articles: Pop Treatment

By Joshua Coleman | December 1, 2008

How do TV therapy sessions measure up to real life?

 

Raising Happiness: How much “screen time” is too much?

By Christine Carter | September 22, 2008

 

Articles: Another way TV hurts play

By Jason Marsh | July 15, 2008

 

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