Ben Ambridge:
10 myths about psychology, debunked

TEDxYouth@Manchester · 14:55 · Filmed Nov 2014
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How much of what you think about your brain is actually wrong? In this whistlestop tour of dis-proved science, Ben Ambridge walks through 10 popular ideas about psychology that have been proven wrong — and uncovers a few surprising truths about how our brains really work.

Ben Ambridge is the author of "Psy-Q," a sparkling book debunking what we think we know about psychology. Full bio
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