Do You Have These 21 Essential Relationship Skills?

Try this quiz about your relationship skills.

5 Hidden Benefits of Being in a Long-Term Relationship

Here are some of the personal benefits you can reap as a result of being in a committed and loving relationship.

5 Ways to Be More Authentic on Social Media

In psychology, the term “impression management” is used to describe how we go about selecting how we present ourselves publicly. Most of us can relate to the idea of having two competing drives: (A) to display our best self (B) to be genuine, and keep it real. Here are five tips for how you can both create a positive impression AND be authentic on social media.

5 Tips for Lazy Meditators

Tips for sneaking meditation into your life in lazy ways

The Catch-22s of Anxiety

Why don’t people seek help so they can live life more fully, without being limited by anxiety? Obviously there are practical barriers like cost, time off work, and child care. However, there are also some key psychological reasons that are specific to anxiety: Aspects of anxiety itself get in the way of people seeking treatment.

Minimize Procrastination Using This Matrix

One of the ways I avoid procrastination is by understanding what tasks I should do based on my current energy level. Here's how you can do this using a creativity/focus matrix.

The Psychological Benefits of Tiny House Living

Why are tiny houses so calming?

10 Psychological Skills Being in Business Teaches You

Being business can help you strengthen skills that improve your personal life. Here’s how.

8 Simple One-Minute Relationship Boosters

Super quick tips to re-up that lovin’ feeling.

21 Things Clinical Perfectionists Do

Perfectionism can be a healthy strategy for getting ahead. Clinical perfectionism, however, is a darker form that often impairs performance rather than improves it.

All About You - Quiz

A little positive self-reflection can be a very nurturing thing to do. Here are some questions to stimulate your thinking. There are no right or wrong answers here. Take a little "me" time to think about what's important to you.

50 Strategies to Beat Anxiety

Mega list of strategies for dealing with anxiety.

Quick Quiz: How Anxiety Prone Are You?

Test your anxiety proneness.

4 Tips for Maximizing your Strengths

One option for how to make your life feel more satisfying and enjoyable is to use your strengths more frequently and in different ways. Here are some tips.

51 Signs of an Unhealthy Relationship

While many relationships may display one or two of these warning signs, toxic relationships often feature a lot of these alarm bells.

Stress and Anxiety

Insights and practical strategies.

Test Anxiety - Quick Tips

Hope to cope with anxiety about taking tests.

Can You Just Stop Thinking About Something?

One of the topics that interests me most is when my personal experiences don't match up with research findings or conventional wisdom. Here's one area where this is the case.....

Strategies That Increase Anxiety

Many of the strategies people use to try to escape anxious feelings can lead to a snowball effect and actually increase anxiety. Here are three examples.

Rumination: Frequently Asked Questions

Understand rumination and what to do about it.

The 3 Most Important Trends in Psychology Research Right Now

Stay on top of the latest trends in psychology research.

6 Ways to Have More Fun This Christmas

How to reinvigorate your holiday traditions.

What's a Healthier Option Than Mainstream News?

No one needs a research study to know that mainstream news generally consists of negative news. For example, the nightly news or morning paper will tell you about a train that derailed but not the thousands of trains that didn't. Especially if you're prone to anxiety, watching or reading mainstream news can be fear and anxiety inducing. Why does this matter?

Small Thinking Errors Can Leave Big Dents in Your Net Worth

Correct these thinking errors to turbocharge your path to your savings goals.

Become a More Flexible Thinker

Learn about types of flexible thinking and how you can boost your skills.

Creating a More Connected Inner City Using City Science

When social psychologists do experiments they’re usually limited to fairly small scale. In fact, the bulk of psychology studies are done within universities with students for participants. Wouldn’t it be cool if you had a whole inner city neighborhood as your petri dish?

5 Ways to Feel Calmer at Work, Starting Today

Easy ways to feel instant calm.

5 Strengths of Highly Sensitive People

What are highly sensitive people good at?

7 Ways You Can Benefit From Procrastinating

Can procrastination boost your productivity?