Ideas

Sunday, 17 March 2013
Eco-psychology

  • Ideas for 17 March 2013 ( 54′ 10″ )

    10:06 The idea that the environment has an impact on our physical health is indisputable - but what impact is environmental degradation having on our mental health? Can psychology offer insights into how to improve our environment? Ideas talks to Thomas Doherty, editor of the Ecopsychology journal; University of Auckland associate professor of psychology Niki Harre; and Victoria University senior lecturer in psychology Taciano Milfont.

The idea that the environment has an impact on our physical health is indisputable – but what impact is environmental degradation having on our mental health? And can psychology offer insights into how to improve our environment?  

Ideas talks to: Thomas Doherty - the editor of  the Ecopsychology journal;  and University of Auckland associate professor of psychology Niki Harre; and Victoria University senior lecturer in psychology Taciano Milfont.