S2Ep8: Why the Ups and Downs of Relationships Are the Secret to Building Intimacy, Resilience, and Trust with Edward Tronick
Manage episode 285708800 series 2638978
Our relationships can easily be described as "messy, complicated, and confusing". Dr. Edward Tronick studies human relationships and did what's known as the "Still-Face Experiment" with babies to figure out the keys to forming better relationships.
Dr. Tronick joins Adam and Naresh to discuss our need for connection, how we can improve connections in today's lockdown world, the connection between social media and depression, and more.
Ed is a distinguished University Professor of Psychology and Director of the Child Development Unit at UMass Boston; head researcher of the renowned Still Face Experiment; bestselling co-author of the new book The Power of Discord: Why the Ups and Downs of Relationships Are the Secret to Building Intimacy, Resilience, and Trust.