Why are we happy?

 

Dr. Daniel Gilbert, PhD., Psychologist and author of Stumbling on Happiness, challenges the idea that we will be miserable if we don’t get what we want.  Our “psychological immune system” lets us feel truly happy even when things do not go as planned.

About Dr. Gilbert

Harvard Psychologist Dr. Gilbert says our beliefs about what will make us happy are often wrong — a premise he supports with intriguing research.

 

Why you should listen to Dr. Gilbert

Princeton University, PhD., Social Psychology, 1985

Harvard College Professor, Harvard University, Commencing 2005 –

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