What Are You So Afraid Of?

Professional coach Beth Buelow says we can't ignore fear, but we can get to know it better to push past it.

5 Essential Tips for Introvert-Extrovert Couples

"Because introversion" is not the end of the discussion.

How Introverts and Extroverts Can Make Professional Magic

Introverts and extroverts can achieve extraordinary results when they learn how to work together, according to author Jennifer Kahnweiler.

7 Reasons You May Not Get What You Need

If you have trouble expressing your needs it's not necessarily because you're an introvert, but some introverted behaviors might contribute to the problem.

Taking Action Against Burnout: First Steps

After consulting a couple of life and career coaches, I'm starting the work of loving my work again.

Ways to Push Past Creative Burnout

How to reignite passion when the flame has burned out? Talking to life/career coaches about burnout.

When an Introvert's Brain Stops Producing

When your identity is all tied up in your fertile mind, a creative slump can feel like the end of the world.

Why You Shouldn't Fear Going Solo

Some people fear they'll be judged and pitied if they do things alone, but it's also possible people will be impressed.

How Not to Be Boring: Advice for Teen Introverts

Teens crave and seem to admire risk taking. What can introverted teens do to scratch that itch?

7 Online Dating Tips for Introverts

Online dating can be great for introverts, but it's easy to get overwhelmed and discouraged. A few tips to help master the learning curve.

Is Introversion Interfering With Your Friendships?

You might not need a lot of friends and you might not need to see them often, but you do need friends. Introversion is no excuse--or reason--for letting friendships lapse.

Why You May Be Stronger Than You Think

In his book "Deeper Dating," Ken Page suggests that embracing what you're most ashamed of opens you up to greater intimacy.

Why Even Introverts Need Community

Friends and family are not enough; we all need to belong to a wider community, according to author Emily White.

The Conversation Introvert-Extrovert Couples Need to Have

Introverts and extroverts may approach conflict differently, but knowing each other's style can pave the way to effective conflict management in relationships.

6 Things Introverts Bring to Any Relationship

It's easy for introverts to image they're invisible amidst the razzle-dazzle of extroverts. But we're not; we put out our own warm glow.

Gifts For Introverts...To Give Themselves

The greatest gifts introverts can give themselves don't come in a box. In fact, they might involve stepping out of one.

5 Ways to Stop Overthinking and Get Things Done

Learning to stop your thoughts from running away with you takes discipline and practice, but it can be done.

How Introverts Can Be More Spontaneous

Introverts sometimes overthink social interactions. If you find you're feeling lonely, ask yourself if you could be more spontaneous and take advantage of easygoing, but also fulfilling, social connections that might drift your way.

Five Quotes to Consider on Being Alone

In a new book, the author describes society's attitude towards solitude, makes a case for its benefits, and suggests ways the solitude-averse can learn to love it. Or at least deal with it.

When the Listening/Talking Ratio is Out of Whack

If you find that you do most of the listening in your relationships, perhaps it's time to consider your role in the dynamic.

Why Introverts Don't Always Want To Be Alone

So much discussion about introversion has focused on our need to be alone, let's not forget that we need other people, too. Here are some things one introvert values in her relationships.

Introverts in Therapy

F. Diane Barth, L.C.S.W. talks about how recognizing their introversion helps her clients make progress in therapy.

Would You Rather Sit and Think or Give Yourself a Shock?

New research finds that some people would rather shock themselves that sit quietly with their thoughts, which sounds dire. But perhaps pleasurable woolgathering requires more than just a quiet room.

What To Say When You Need Some Alone Time

Sometimes finding the words you need isn't easy. Here are some suggestions for things to say when you need to set a boundary.

Travel Tips for Introverts

Solo travel is a natural for introverts, but we can go with a group, too, if we think it through and do it right.

Why "Mixed" Relationships Can Go Wrong

Introverts and extroverts can live happily ever after together if they stay aware of how personality plays into the relationship.

Online Dating and Introverts: A Good Match

Can you find love in your computer? Sure, why not? Here are some tips to help.

An Extrovert's Lament, An Introvert's Response

An extrovert writes about problems she faces as an extrovert—but are they really problems?

Romance Red Flags

These relationship red flags aren't necessarily deal breakers, but if you spot them early you can work them out before bad habits become entrenched.

What If Staying Single Weren't Stigmatized?

Some introverts might be happier without getting coupled up the way society tells us we should.