This Emotional Life

This 3-part series represents what television does best. It opens a window into real lives, exploring ways to improve our social relationships, cope with emotional issues, and become more positive, resilient individuals. Hosted by Daniel Gilbert, Harvard psychologist and best-selling author of Stumbling on Happiness.

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This Emotional Life

Your Friends' Friends Can Make You Happy

Dr. Nicholas Christakis explains how happiness flows one person to another.

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Your Friends' Friends Can Make You Happy

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This Emotional Life

Asperger's Syndrome

Jason, who suffers from Asperger's Syndrom, talks about his strug

2:27

Asperger's Syndrome

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This Emotional Life

The Price of Being Human

Kay Redfield Jamison, a clinical psychologist and writer, talks about l

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The Price of Being Human

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This Emotional Life

Born on a Sunny Day

Katie Couric, the anchor of CBS Evening News, shares her personal story of lo

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Born on a Sunny Day

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This Emotional Life

Military Families Handbook Promo

Learn how to prepare for deployment and gain tools to keep your community strong.

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Military Families Handbook Promo

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