Faceblind

Faceblind

By Jeff Waters
1 in 50 people live with prosopagnosia, the inability to recognize faces. Face blindness can be both frustrating and funny. Maybe proso coping skills can make you a better recognizer?
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Matt Johnson: The blind leading the faceblind
UK lawyer Matt Johnson has been blind since birth. In this episode, we explore the strategies that blind people use for recognizing others. https://faceblindpodcast.com/matt-johnson-blind-faceblind/
43:56
April 17, 2020
Kristie Amadio: Elite weightlifter turned eating disorder recovery coach
Kristie Amadio identifies as a Kiwi and helps people from all over the world recover from eating disorders. Faceblindness may have contributed to her own Body Dysmorphic Disorder. https://faceblindpodcast.com/kristie-amadio/ https://www.recoveredliving.com/
50:33
February 13, 2020
Jason Werbeloff: Philosophy, South Africa, science fiction, and face-blindness
Jason Werbeloff discusses how prosopagnosia has influenced his writing, PhD study, and life in South Africa. https://faceblindpodcast.com/jason-werbeloff/
59:58
January 29, 2020
Ben Rosenfeld: the funniest faceblind podcast
Ben Rosenfeld discusses navigating life as as stand-up comedian with prosopagnosia. Albums, dates, and info at Ben's website: http://www.bigbencomedy.com/ Get Ben's new album, "Don't Shake Your Miracle" here: https://music.apple.com/us/album/dont-shake-your-miracle/1494408235
1:00:08
January 17, 2020
Bill Hayes: remembering Oliver Sacks
Bill Hayes is a NYC author and photographer. He was the partner of Oliver Sacks until his 2015 death. Bill shares his 1st hand observations of Sacks' prosopagnosia, and efforts to preserve his legacy. https://faceblindpodcast.com/bill-hayes-oliver-sacks/
38:38
January 7, 2020
Antonella Gismundi: Faceblind and Italian in Taiwan
Antonella Gismundi has developmental prosopagnosia - just like her mother! Originally from Italy, she has been living in Taiwan for 11 years, studying psychology and working as a Chinese-English translator and professional theater performer. So far, she has not mistaken her fellow actors for different characters in front of an audience.
47:03
January 4, 2020
Jeff Waters: my faceblind story
Jeff Waters, host of Faceblind, discusses his own history with prosopagnosia. https://faceblindpodcast.com/jeff-waters/
36:14
December 27, 2019
Introducing Faceblind
Prosopagnosia (or Faceblindness) impacts up to 2% of the population. Join us to explore the condition. https://faceblindpodcast.com/introducing-faceblind-podcast
06:32
December 16, 2019