An audio podcast of the American Psychological Association where Dr. Susan Claytonto speaks about the impacts of climate change on mental health and well-being.
The students will be introduced to Clayton’s work on psychological response to climate change. They will learn about mental health consequences of climate change such as anxiety, stress, post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd), grief, chronic psychological dysfunction, and depression. Additionally, they will learn about direct and indirect impacts of climate change on the human mind and the psychology of climate denial.
Use this tool to help your students find answers to:
|Speaking of Psychology: The psychology of climate change
|Topic(s) in Discipline
|Psychology, Climate Psychology, Mental Health, Well-being, Climate Vulnerability, Anxiety, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Chronic Psychological Dysfunction, Depression
|Climate and Health, Climate and Society
|Type of tool
|Audio (36 mins)
|High School, Undergraduate
|American Psychological Association and Dr. Susan Clayton
|American Psychological Association