The Happiness Lab with Dr. Laurie Santos

Don't Think of the White Bear

October 22, 2019, 4:05 am • 43m

Once a thought is in our heads, we can't suppress it and trying to only causes us misery. Dr Laurie Santos explains why our brains work in this way and hears from real people who have confronted and overcome disruptive thoughts and bad memories and found happiness in the process.  For an even deeper dive into the research we talk about in the show visit

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