Overexcitabilities and Pseudoscience
Join hosts Emma Nicholson and Chris Wells for Episode 2
In episode 2, Chris talked about her presentation at the 2021 NAGC Conference on distinguishing science from pseudoscience. Emma and Chris went over the five types of overexcitability and their forms and expressions, the connection between OE and positive disintegration, and also discussed some of the myths and misunderstandings about OEs that are found in the gifted community.
Resources mentioned in this episode:
Mellow Out by Michael M. Piechowski
Reexamining Overexcitability: A Framework for Understanding Intense Experience by Piechowski and Wells
The Origins and Conceptual Evolution of Overexcitability by Wells and Falk
The Curse of Tony Stark by Emma Nicholson
Living with Intensity by Daniels and Piechowski
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