Category Archives: Psychology

Lie to Me S1E02, Moral Waiver

Dr Paul Ekman’s critique of “Lie to Me”, Season 1, Episode 2; “Moral Waiver” “Moral Waiver” – METT Lightman is using METT – our Micro expression Training Tool. Anyone can learn to spot brief signs of concealed emotions. People who have spent … Continue reading

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Paul Ekman’s critique of Lie to Me S1E01

Dr Paul Ekman’s critique of “Lie to Me”, Season 1, Episode 1 “Pilot” – Leakage & Emblematic Slips Dr. Lightman showed the law enforcement class how micro expressions helped him find out where this nasty, Nazi-sympathetic, orange-suited, prisoner had planted … Continue reading

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Emblems, Speech Illustrators & Manipulators

Considered by some as the holy grail of non-verbal deception leakage, however emblems, speech illustrators and manipulators can be mostly cultural. Facial expressions are universal, as are body language interpretations. What are not universal are cultural gestures, signs, emblems, etc … Continue reading

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My Philosophy for a Happy Life, Sam Berns

My philosophy for a happy life: Sam Berns at TED Talks 2013. Sam suffers from progeria, an extremely rare genetic disorder where symptoms resembling aspects of aging are manifested at a very early age.

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The Dangers of Interpreting Body Language

“It is important to remember that body language has a sender and a receiver – therefore interpretation of any gestures can be subjective. Interpreting still images lacks the context surrounding the image therefore we can not accurately know what happened … Continue reading

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Mastering Emotions, with Paul Ekman

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Empathy – would this help?

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