Ep 4: Why Do We Feel Happier When We’re Grateful?

Scientific studies are increasingly showing just how good gratitude is for our mental and physical health. In this episode of Why Do We, we explore the many magical ways we can benefit from practicing more thankfulness as well as some techniques for connecting with our feelings of appreciation. Dr. Lisa Firestone weighs in on how gratitude can shift people’s lives, and we hear from a guest who does a deeply touching live gratitude practice with someone in her life.

About the Author

PsychAlive PsychAlive is a free, nonprofit resource created by the Glendon Association. Help support our effort to bring psychological information to the public by making a donation.

Related Articles