Videos

In June 2013, I gave my “stress confession” at TEDGlobal in Edinburgh, Scotland.  Find out why I changed my mind about stress, and why embracing stress is more important than reducing stress.
Watch the video, and check out the studies I described in the talk, below:
Keller, A., Litzelman, K., Wisk, L. E., Maddox, T., Cheng, E. R., Creswell, P. D., & Witt, W. P. (2012). Does the perception that stress affects health matter? The association with health and mortality. Health Psychology, 31(5), 677.
Jamieson, J. P., Nock, M. K., & Mendes, W. B. (2012). Mind over matter: Reappraising arousal improves cardiovascular and cognitive responses to stress. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 141(3), 417.
Poulin, M. J., Brown, S. L., Dillard, A. J., & Smith, D. M. (2013). Giving to others and the association between stress and mortality. American journal of public health, (0), e1-e7.

This 20-min restorative yoga practice is designed to help you relax, unwind, and experience self-compassion. Practice led by Kelly McGonigal, featuring Hattie Bluestone.

This video was created as part of the Boost Your Willpower program, a free 30-day online program to help you reach your goals while cultivating mindfulness, motivation, and self-compassion. Access the full program here.

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This 12-min flow yoga practice uses postures and hand gestures (mudras) to cultivate courage, compassion, wisdom, and acceptance. Practice led by Kelly McGonigal, featuring Hattie Bluestone.

This video was created as part of the Boost Your Willpower program, a free 30-day online program to help you reach your goals while cultivating mindfulness, motivation, and self-compassion. Access the full program here.

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This 21-min gentle flow yoga practice is designed to help you cultivate mindfulness and self-compassion through breath awareness. Practice led by Kelly McGonigal, featuring Hattie Bluestone.

This video was created as part of the Boost Your Willpower program, a free 30-day online program to help you reach your goals while cultivating mindfulness, motivation, and self-compassion. Access the full program here.

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This 23-min flow yoga practice is designed to awaken motivation and help you connect intention and action. Practice led by Kelly McGonigal, featuring Hattie Bluestone.

This video was created as part of the Boost Your Willpower program, a free 30-day online program to help you reach your goals while cultivating mindfulness, motivation, and self-compassion. Access the full program here.

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