understanding how to harness the power of connection to face the great challenges of mankind together
communication • integration • human understanding
the intricacies of human interaction using the latest tools in psychology and neuroscience
the way we connect as human beings
to empower those those who need connection most
Floris van Vugt
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What we do
What makes us deeply connect on a human level? What makes us really understand one another, and interact productively? What makes interactions transformative, and what makes them conflictual? What happens in our bodies when we connect? How can human connection impact mental and physical health?
The work in this lab aims draws inspiration from many subjective approaches to communication, and performs rigorous empirical testing to clarify the effective mechanisms, and thus contribute to building the next generation of human connection frameworks.
Initiatives we partner with
We are a research lab at the psychology department of University of Montreal