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Top Posts: July 2020

See essays from the past month including why you don't have to feel happy all the time, the science of post-traumatic growth, near-death transformations, and more.

The Big-Headed Narcissist

By Robert P. Burriss Ph.D.

Sharing Is Caring

By Dominik Piehlmaier, Ph.D.

A Remarkable Near-Death Experience

By Steve Taylor Ph.D.

On Post-Traumatic Growth

By Tal Ben-Shahar Ph.D.

The Religion-Science Conflict

By David Ludden Ph.D.

A New Look at Happiness

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

Psychological Distress Among Transgender

By Ritch C Savin-Williams Ph.D.

Seeing Pets as Human

By Liam Cross, Ph.D., and Gray Atherton, Ph.D.

Is It Safe to Go Back into the Water?

By Richard H. Smith Ph.D.

Why Do We Have Eyebrows?

By Nick Morgan Ph.D.

Parents, Don't Do This

By Vanessa LoBue Ph.D.

Well-Being and the Calculus of Lives

By Tyler J. VanderWeele Ph.D.

The Evolution of Arctic Sled Dogs

By Mark Derr

How to Beat COVID-19

By Eric Haseltine Ph.D.

3 Ways to Stop Worrying

By Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D.

The Strongest Predictors of Romantic Relationship Quality

By Madeleine A. Fugère Ph.D.

AOC Shows How to Speak Truth to Power With Respect

By Carol A. Lambert, MSW

How to Handle COVID-19 Post-Traumatic Stress

By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D.

Longing to Get Away but Can't? There's a Cure for That

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

How to Take Care of Yourself Like a Therapist

By Jonathan Stevens, M.D., M.P.H.

Life Cannot Be Hacked

By Noam Shpancer Ph.D.

Why Zoom Fatigue is Real and What You Can Do About It

By Lydia Denworth

Corona Got You Anxious? Breathing Could Be Best

By Emma Seppälä Ph.D.

What Your Personality Test Says About Your Daily Life

By Alexander Danvers Ph.D.