Michael Hempseed

TEDx Speaker
Professional Speaker
Business Owner

Videos and Books

  • [Videos followed by Books]

  • Nardien Burke Harris

  • Dr Burke-Harris gives a brief overview of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study. She discusses the link between untreated childhood trauma and early mortality.

  • Bessel van der Kolk

  • A 100 minute summary of his must read book, The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

  • Leslie Morgan Steiner

  • Why do people stay in abusive relationships

  • Ken Clearwater - Male survivor of sexual abuse

  • The Power of Vulnerability - Brene Brown

  • Richard Lerner - What helps young people to succeed in life

  • Famous Failures

  • The new era of positive psychology | Martin Seligman

  • Books and Further Reading

  • Daring Greatly:
  • How the Courage to Be Vulnerable
  • Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
  • by Brene Brown

  • The Body Keeps the Score:
  • Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
  • by Bessel van der Kolk M.D.

  • The Deepest Well:
  • Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity
  • by Nadine Burke Harris M.D.

  • Social:
  • Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect
  • by Matthew D. Lieberman PhD

  • Why We Sleep:
  • Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams
  • by Matthew Walker PhD

  • The Paradox of Choice:
  • Why More Is Less
  • by Barry Schwartz

  • Learned Optimism:
  • How to Change Your Mind and Your Life
  • by Martin E. P. Seligman PhD

  • Flourish:
  • A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being
  • by Martin E. P. Seligman PhD

  • As We Forgive:
  • Stories of Reconciliation from Rwanda
  • by Catherine Claire Larson

  • Building Resilience in Children and Teens:
  • Giving Kids Roots and Wings
  • by Kenneth R. Ginsburg