Today on Our Young Creators Yong will be explaining to us creativity and flow

[2:47] Creativity and Flow; what exactly is Flow?

[3:31] Have you experienced that state of flow?

[3:52] Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi first described this phenomenon as flow:

Watch Mihaly Csikszentmihaly’s 2014 TED Talk on Flow – The Secret of Happiness below.

Ted Talk - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

[5:12] First benefit: Engaging in creative activities

[5:27] Second benefit: Acts as a natural anti-depressant

[5:48] Third Benefit: Protect against aging

Find out more about the 8 Super Powers from Yong’s first book, Raising a Super Hero: How to Unleash Your Child’s 8 Super Powers and Propel Learning Through the Arts. 

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