Design your Mind with Stoicism
Listen to my conversation with bestselling author, Ryan A. Bush
Appears in this episode
In this episode, I talk to Ryan A. Bush, author of Designing the Mind: The Principles of Psychitecture and the forthcoming Become Who You Are: A New Theory of Self-Esteem, Human Greatness, and the Opposite of Depression. Bonus: Ryan is generously offering listeners two free ebooks from his website, called the Psychitect’s Toolkit and The Book of Self Mastery.
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What is Designing the Mind and Psychitecture?
How Ryan’s background in design influenced his approach to self-improvement
The main thing Ryan thinks people should learn to stop doing
The philosophical influences on Ryan’s work
How Ryan became interested in Stoicism
How Ryan’s work draws on cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT)
The role of metacognition and meditation
Ryan’s views about anger
How his new book, Become Who You Are, differs from his previous book