Friend at First Sight

We meet new people all the time. How can you tell if someone has the potential to become a true friend? Cover image: Shutterstock

Befriending at the Right Pace

By Peg O'Connor Ph.D.

Some friendships are instantaneous and others take a life time

How Do You Make Friends When You Are Single?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.

How do you make friends when you are single?

The Quiet Power of Encouragement

By Julie J. Exline Ph.D.

A little boost of encouragement can lift our spirits and keep us moving forward.

Born to Be Friends

By Susan Newman Ph.D.

The childhood roots of friendship in and out of school.

Instant Best Friend Recognition

By Suzanne Degges-White Ph.D.

The phenomenon of "clicking" with new friends deserves attention and research.

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