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Theme: The Science of Willpower

This event occurred on
April 23, 2012
6:30pm - 8:30pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Mountain View, California
United States - information and registration

The Science of Willpower

Stanford psychologist Kelly McGonigal will describe the biggest myths
of willpower and how rethinking self-control can help you reach your
goals and make difficult changes.

Kelly McGonigal, PhD, is a psychology lecturer at Stanford University
and the author of several books, including The Willpower Instinct: How
Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of
It and The Neuroscience of Change: A Compassion-Based Guide to
Personal Transformation. She is also a program developer for the
Stanford Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education and
consultant to industries ranging from healthcare and technology to
education and the non-profit sector.

Samovar Conference Hall
1077 Independence Avenue
Mountain View, California, 94043
United States
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