How Our Health Choices Match Our Personalities Assessing Yourself and Building a Health Strategy Simple Insights that Can Really Help You.
Would you hire an accountant to promote a promising young poet? A babysitter with purple hair and forehead tattoo? Perhaps not…because we try to find people with personalities that match the tasks that we need accomplished. So while there is not a “perfect personality” for all of human life, there just might be a perfect personality for certain specific problems – like the challenge of healthful living. The trouble is, most of us don’t have that personality! In this highly entertaining and insightful lecture, Dr. Doug Lisle shows you that you don’t need the perfect personality for healthy living. But by using modern tools for self-assessment, you can help you to find and manage your weak spots, and to take advantage of your particular strengths. In the end, The Perfect Personality will help point you toward the life your deserve.
Douglas J. Lisle, Ph.D., received his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Virginia. He was appointed Lecturer in Psychology at Stanford University, and is currently the psychologist for The McDougall Wellness Program. He is the Director of Research for the TrueNorth Health Center, and lectures nationally on topics including evolutionary psychology, cognitive therapy, and lifestyle modification. He is in private practice in Santa Rosa, California.