Indiana University graduate, Jared Fogle, lost 245 pounds using what he calls "The Subway Diet." At the age of 22, Fogle weighed 425 pounds and was not happy with the way he looked.
A graceful and inspirational force, Malaak Compton-Rock lives by her favorite Marian Wright Edelman quote: "Service is the rent we pay for living."
Widely regarded as the world's most influential living psychologist, Daniel Kahneman won the Nobel in Economics for his pioneering work in behavioral economics -- exploring the irrational ways we make decisions about risk.
David Sanders is executive vice president of systems improvement at Casey Family Programs, a national operating foundation that serves children, youth, and families in the child welfare system.
Donald L. Rosenstein, MD, is clinical director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.
Brene Brown, Ph.D., LMSW is a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. Her 2010 TEDxHouston talk on the power of vulnerability is one of most watched talks on TED.com, with approximately 5 million views.
An expert in the fields of clinical psychology and neuropsychology, Dr. Gaines works at the Veterans Health Affairs of Greater Los Angeles
Eleanor Longden overcame her misdiagnosis of schizophrenia to earn a master's in psychology and demonstrate that the voices in her head were "a sane reaction to insane circumstances."
Mary Fox challenges the traditional approach to weight management to help people discover their path to success. As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Registered Dietician, she combines both disciplines into a unique and comprehensive approach to lifestyle management.
Michael Gazzaniga believes in a "brain-based philosophy of life." Perhaps that's not surprising—he is, after all, a professor of neuroscience and director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at Dartmouth College.
Nancy Etcoff is part of a new vanguard of cognitive researchers asking: What makes us happy? Why do we like beautiful things? And how on earth did we evolve that way?
Philip Zimbardo was the leader of the notorious 1971 Stanford Prison Experiment -- and an expert witness at Abu Ghraib. His book The Lucifer Effect explores the nature of evil; now, in his new work, he studies the nature of heroism.
Randye Kaye is the author of "Ben Behind His Voices", a memoir of her experience with the onset of her son's schizophrenia, and the hopeful road to recovery. Randye also offers improv and public speaking workshops and gives an insider view on advertising in the media.
Psychotherapist, Relationship expert, Body language expert, Media personality and Author of "How to Be a Grown Up: The Ten Secret Skills Everyone Needs to Know" (scheduled for release in May, 2010)
Stuart Brown's research shows play is not just joyful and energizing -- it's deeply involved with human development and intelligence. Through the National Institute for Play, he's working to better understand its significance.
Life coach, personal counselor to some of the most powerful and successful people in the world. Author, TV Personality, Philanthropist, Originator of "Soul Blazing", a powerful counseling technique.
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