Psychology Today Magazine
September 2018

10 Signs You Know What Matters

10 Signs You Know What Matters

By Steven C. Hayes Ph.D.

Values are what bring distinction to your life. You don't find them, you choose them. And when you do, you're on the path to fulfillment.
Living with a Pathologically Disobedient Kid

The Tough-to-Treat Kid

By Jennifer Latson

This is a journey no family would choose, and the outcome is unclear even under the best of circumstances. Here is one boy’s story.
The Wizard of Consciousness

The Wizard of Consciousness

By George Musser

Joscha Bach has dedicated his life to creating an emotional AI that mimics the human brain.
Women Who Are 'Untrue' and the Men Who Love Them

A Natural History of Female Infidelity

By Wednesday Martin Ph.D.

Polyandry is far from novel or unnatural—and it may even suggest a path into the future.

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Don't Make Me Pick

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