Video & Audio

Creativity Challenge 2015 – Dr. Ruth Richards from The Learning Connexion on Vimeo.


Here Dr. Richards presents on: 4 Steps 2 Creative Powers (2015) for the “Creativity Challenge,” an International conference held at the Learning Connexion, Lower Hutt, New Zealand.




Here Dr. Richards presents on: Age of Empathy? New Views of Health, Human Nature and Creativity (2011), a talk for, recorded by The Center for Building a Culture of Empathy.   Dr.  Abbe Blum joins at the end to do a Metta (lovingkindness) meditation with the audience.



Awakin Feature

 Excerpt and Reading: Everyday Creativity


Everyday Creativity  by Ruth Richards  (read by Liz Helgesen) This vignette also appears in Ch. 2 of the 2018 Everyday Creativity book. Is an excellent resource for inspiring excerpts.


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Look! LOOK! I insisted. Even my daughter looked up. Right there, out of nowhere: a magical misty landscape. Fields moving off to infinity in muted purples and pastels, fuzzy in the haze, with clusters of tall lush tress, darkening and receding in the dusk…


Reading by Liz Helgesen (Download file 

Podcasts & Radio Shows

PODCAST–Everyday Creativity and the Healthy  Mind


Host–Les Jensen: New Human Living


 New Human Living Radio  


Everyday Creativity and the Healthy Mind with Dr. Ruth Richards

Nancy Yearout

PODCAST–Everyday Creativity and the Healthy  Mind

 Interview with Host, Robert Sharpe



THE PSYCHOLOGY PODCAST with Host, Scott Barry Kaufman