Psychology of Stranger Things 3
The heart of Stranger Things 3 is the depiction of friendship, adventure, fear and the looming anxieties of adulthood.
In today’s Psych Cinema, therapist Jonathan Hetterly breaks down the story-arc of three characters from Stranger Things: Will Byers, Dustin Henderson, and Steve Harrington.
This episode features his thoughts on the psychological concepts of trauma and age regression, psychological differentiation, and fixed versus growth mindset.
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