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by Seeking The Self

SEEKING THE SELF is a podcast that explores the nature of self through personal narratives and psychological commentary. We’re co-hosted by DR. AARON BALICK, Director of Stillpoint Spaces International, an organization that seeks to explore psychology, in depth, inside and outside the consulting room; and me, NATHALIE NAHAI, best-selling author and host of The Hive Podcast. Seeking the Self is proud to build on our relationship with Stillpoint Spaces to now find our new home within Stillpoint Magazine. Join us in each edition where Seeking the Self will offer an audio experience—crafted by internationally award-winning producer HANA WALKER-BROWN—that explores that issue’s theme, a compliment to the magazine’s rich imagery and text contributions. You’ll find yourself in the eye of the storm, where psychology and culture meet.

~Nathalie Nahai


There are many ways to gain insight into the self from a variety of traditions and cultural routes. Different traditions speak to different people at different points in their lives. In this episode we meet Paul, who transitioned from the traditional ‘Western’ route of training as a clinical psychologist towards seeking himself and helping others do the same through other routes.


Psychotherapist, cultural theorist, and media consultant, Aaron Balick (PhD) is the author of The Psychodynamics of Social Networking. For more than a decade he has been taking psychological findings from the clinic and the university and transforming them into useful concepts that can be applied to individuals, organizations, and culture.

Aaron is also the Director of Stillpoint Spaces London.


International speaker and author of best-selling book, Webs of Influence: The Psychology of Online Persuasion, Nathalie Nahai’s work explores the psychology of online behaviour, persuasion, ethics, and the impact of technology on culture and society.

She has worked with the BBC, Guardian, Unilever, HBR, and Google, and contributes to national publications, TV, and radio on the subject.

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Hana Walker-Brown is an International award-winning documentary maker, composer, and producer based in London and currently an executive producer at Audible.

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