In the first part of this two-part program, Dennis Wholey speaks with a gathering of four psychologists to examine the complex issue of stress in the United States. The conversation explores the ways in which life in America today has unique hidden costs which can be seen in record levels of stress and anxiety among Americans. Questions focus on the causes of stress and anxiety for many Americans and what sustained and unchecked stress means for American citizens and American culture. Guests include... [see more] Dr. Alfiee Breland-Noble of The AAKOMA Project (African American Knowledge Optimized for Mindfully- Healthy Adolescents); Dr. Vaile Wright of The American Psychological Association (APA); clinical psychologist Dr. David Kupfer and Dr. Jonathan Dalton of the Center for Anxiety and Behavioral Change.
THIS IS AMERICA is a weekly public affairs television series hosted by Dennis Wholey. Conversations with opinion leaders, newsmakers and extraordinary Americans. Dennis talks with guests on their home turf, where they're most comfortable and most likely to reveal their true selves.