A General Theory of Love

February 13, 2001

What causes us to bond, to feel connected, with another human? Today's guest on Focus will explain how relationships actually change brain chemistry from early childhood on, in effect establishing us as individuals. Professor of psychiatry Thomas Lewis joins the show to discuss how nurture works alongside nature.

Guest: Thomas Lewis, MD (Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco; author of A General Theory of Love)