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Tools for Well-Being in the Age of Overload

Hosted by Jeremy Caplan
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Join Diogo and Jeremy as we share some of our favorite tools and resources for coping with the feeling of being overwhelmed during this stay-at-home period. In this informal conversation we'll share some of our favorite books, apps and tactics, including the following:

  • Daywise = batch phone notifications

  • Healthy Minds = mindfulness app

  • Siempo = create a distraction-free phone home screen

  • RAIN technique

  • Jeff Warren: a funny meditation teacher you can relate to

  • Book: Lost Connections, by Johann Hari

  • Specific features of Headspace and Calm

  • Laura Vanderkam's podcasts and books ... we'll share a tipsheet with the resources.

Diogo Rodriguez is a journalist that covers mental health, science, and technology. He is the creator of Me Explica, the first explanatory news project in Brazil.

Jeremy Caplan is a journalist and director of teaching and learning at CUNY's Newmark Graduate School of Journalism in New York. He plays a lot of children's card games these days with his two daughters.