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By Emily T. Troscianko on January 20, 2022 in A Hunger Artist
Effective self-regulation—with diet, exercise, or anything else—occurs when a system is closed loop rather than open loop.
By Melissa A. Wheeler Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Ethically Speaking
Is COVID-19 seeing more women appointed to leadership in medicine? The glass cliff phenomenon might provide an explanation.
By Tania Luna on January 19, 2022 in Surprise!
Tired of putting off taking action you know you should take? Research shows that the fix may be surprisingly simple.
By R. Douglas Fields Ph.D. on January 19, 2022 in The New Brain
Many people lose their sense of smell after COVID-19 infection. Not often discussed are the psychological effects on sexual and interpersonal relations.
By Jeffrey Davis M.A. on January 20, 2022 in Tracking Wonder
The stress of the past two years has caused many of us to rethink our hustle-culture society; this way of goal-setting can help us reclaim what's important.
By Craig B. Barkacs MBA, JD on January 20, 2022 in Power and Influence
Optimism does increase your chances of success. But it needs to be the right kind of optimism.
By Mitchell M. Handelsman Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in The Ethical Professor
I thought the pandemic would be over by now, so I'm always looking for strategies to help me become a better college instructor. Resilience is an important concept to consider.
By Thomas G. Plante Ph.D., ABPP on January 20, 2022 in Do the Right Thing
Adults acting out in public is more common now with so many stressors in our lives. Yet, psychological science and basic interventions can help manage these events.
By David J. Ley Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Women Who Stray
As discussion of cuckolding has become more mainstream, we are seeing shifts in how it is practiced. Female and sexual minority voices are being empowered.
By Lisa Zeiderman Esq., CFL on January 20, 2022 in Legal Matters
With the holiday season behind us, you may be facing credit card bills resulting from a spouse’s manic spending. This is particularly stressful if you are in the midst of divorce.
By Robert Goldman J.D., Psy.D. on January 20, 2022 in Building Resilient Minds
A Personal Perspective: The real magic of inspiration is when science merges with the personal narrative.
By John T. Maier Ph.D., MSW on January 20, 2022 in Philosophy and Therapy
Should drugs or alcohol be prohibited? Answering this question sensibly requires us to prioritize accommodating the needs of people with addictions.
By Timmen L. Cermak MD on January 20, 2022 in Healing from Addiction
Delta-8-THC is sweeping across the US. Almost as potent as the usual THC, delta-8 is legal in most states and unregulated.
By Frank T. McAndrew Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Out of the Ooze
Worrying less about "the major" and grades and focusing more on being good at something can ease the stress of entering the workforce.
By Kaytee Gillis, LCSW-BACS on January 20, 2022 in Invisible Bruises
Few know the cruelty and chaos of ending a relationship with someone out for revenge. These five tips will help you navigate this experience while staying safe.
By Mark Travers Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Social Instincts
New research teaches us one way to become a better conversationalist.
By Christopher Lane Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Side Effects
With SSRI antidepressants found to cause sexual dysfunction in 40 to 65 percent of patients treated, researchers indicate how best to recognize and treat the condition.
By Lantie Elisabeth Jorandby M.D. on January 20, 2022 in Use Your Brain
The two conditions together pose a serious challenge, but when you deal with them in an integrated way, full recovery is possible.
By Robert Bartholomew Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in It's Catching
CIA finds no evidence of foreign involvement in 'Havana Syndrome.'
By Mackenzie Littledale on January 20, 2022 in From Margin to Mainstream
Think you know how human traffickers operate and how they identify, lure, and groom their targets so well, they don't run away?
By Erin Walsh, M.A. and David Walsh, Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Smart Parenting, Smarter Kids
Do you feel like you are constantly waging battle with your feelings? Try befriending them instead.
By Gary Bernhard, Ed.D. and Kalman Glantz, Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in Evolution in Daily Life
When we grab a sandwich at work or drive through a fast-food place, we miss out on an ancient way of coming together: the shared feast.
By Mark Bertin M.D. on January 20, 2022 in Child Development Central
Having either ADHD or OCD can be challenging in itself. But having both is greater than the sum of its parts.
By Susan J. Noonan MD on January 20, 2022 in View From the Mist
A Personal Perspective: Feeling crushed by profiles on social media or cocktail-hour introductions? Maybe you're not given the whole picture.
By Victor Lipman on January 20, 2022 in Mind of the Manager
A recent survey suggests it would help our labor problems.
By Annie Wright LMFT on January 20, 2022 in Making the Whole Beautiful
How we can do the work that may be required of us to grow, heal, and fully claim the gifts that come along with living out “the black sheep” archetype.
By Nigel Barber Ph.D. on January 20, 2022 in The Human Beast
Although fewer people die violently today than in earlier history, our contemporary news and entertainment are literally, and figuratively, drenched in blood. Why?
By Martha Kauppi, LMFT, CST-S on January 20, 2022 in Relational Intimacy
Crafting solid relationship agreements is key to successful polyamory—but sometimes the approach people take to “setting the ground rules” can cause more problems than it solves.
By William Hwang Psy.D. on January 20, 2022 in Flex Your Feelings
I feel good about this.
By Tracy P Alloway Ph.D. on January 19, 2022 in Keep It in Mind
Hugs create a feedback loop that can sustain a relationship.
By Atlanta Behavioral Health Advocates on January 19, 2022 in Outside the Box
Behavioral health professionals often believe that community advocacy is too difficult an undertaking. However, they can be very effective in this role.
By Elizabeth Young on January 19, 2022 in Adaptations
I have decided to learn to wait. To be patient. To let important things in my life—a shift in my career, a primary relationship—unfold over time.
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