DiscoverTED Talks DailyOur dangerous obsession with perfectionism is getting worse | Thomas Curran
Our dangerous obsession with perfectionism is getting worse | Thomas Curran

Our dangerous obsession with perfectionism is getting worse | Thomas Curran

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Social psychologist Thomas Curran explores how the pressure to be perfect -- in our social media feeds, in school, at work -- is driving a rise in mental illness, especially among young people. Learn more about the causes of this phenomenon and how we can create a culture that celebrates the joys of imperfection.
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Sam Carruthers

great insight in social media world we live in.

Mar 31st
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Leanne Scott

Thank you for this Tedtalk which I found fascinating and also very sad to listen to.

Mar 17th
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Our dangerous obsession with perfectionism is getting worse | Thomas Curran

Our dangerous obsession with perfectionism is getting worse | Thomas Curran

Thomas Curran