Tag: the attention economy

Which is better for your mind and body?

It’s a question Canadians have been grappling with for years: which is better, daily routines that focus on the present, or a steady stream of routine-driven, repetitive tasks?The Canadian Psychological Association’s “Ask the Expert” program aims to answer the question, with two separate, easy-to-understand videos.First, the expert, psychologist John...

How is the focus on the attention economy affecting mental health?

Attention economy (ED) refers to the use of technology to monitor the mental state of an individual.This can include devices that record, analyze, and transmit information in real time, such as video games and other media.However, the focus of the attention-based therapy model in mental health has been to...