Above The Noise

The Psychology of Parasocial Relationships

Season 7 Episode 6 | 7m 20s  | Video has closed captioning.

Do you feel a special connection with a celebrity or famous person? You might be in a parasocial relationship. Myles Bess explores the psychology of parasocial relationships and seeks to answer the question: Why do some people have them and are they harmful?

Aired: 02/22/23

Rating: TV-PG


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Above The Noise is a local public television program presented by KQED.