The Psych Show: Han Solo and the Psychology of Happiness


It’s May the 4th! Happy Star Wars Day! What’s the psychology of Han Solo? What does his story teach us about positive psychology and the science of happiness? Find out on THE PSYCH SHOW!

Topics Discussed:
– Positive Emotions
– Broaden and Build Theory
– Engagement and Flow
– Meaning

THE PSYCH SHOW: Meet Dr. Ali Mattu, the Columbia University psychologist who uses his geeky background to make psychology fun and easy to understand.


  • Producer, Director, Writer: Ali Mattu
  • Guest Star: Diana Chang


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