This Week On The Health Hub…The Science Of Friendship With Dr. Marisa G. Franco

An enlightening psychologist and national speaker, Dr. Marisa G Franco is known for digesting and communicating science in ways that resonate deeply enough with people to change their lives. She works as a professor at The University of Maryland and authored Platonic: How The Science of AttachmentCan Help You Make—and Keep—Friends. She writes about friendship for Psychology Today and has been a featured connection expert for major publications like The New York TimesThe Telegraph, and Vice. She speaks on belonging at corporations, government agencies, non-profits, and universities across the country.

Learning points:
    1. Why is it important to have friends?
    2. Are there different types of friendships?
    3. Why can it be difficult to  make and maintain close friendships as an adult?

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