Top 25 List: December 2011

Top 25 List: December 2011

8. Creating Advantage in College

Summer camp gives children meaningful advantages in college.

1. Dangers of Crying It Out

Damaging children and their relationships for the longterm.

12. How Mistakes Make You Smarter

There are 2 typical responses to mistakes: paying attention & shutting down.

5. How Children Learn Bravery

It's dangerous to try to protect children from all dangers.

2. Twelve Things You Weren't Taught About Creative Thinking

Aspects of creative thinking that are not usually taught.

6. Autism, Ability, and Adaptation

How can we maximize the abilities of autistic people?

9. America's Ruin

Four psychological processes that are bringing us down

10. Giftedness: A Double-Edged Sword

Ah, William... HE knows that Robert E. Lee traveled with a pet hen...

11. Porn for Tweens?

Helping our children resist sleazy advertisers.

7. Think of Yourself in Third Person

But the thing is, it really works.

21. Four Secrets to Lasting Love

Love is an easily solved mystery of giving.

14. Black and White Thinking Causes Massive Confusion

Splitting is both a borderline and narcissistic trait.

16. Are Fat Women Sexual Targets?

"Hogging" is a form of sexual harassment that seldom make the news.

17. What a Dog’s Tail Wag Really Means

Specific tail wags provide information about dogs’ emotional state.

25. Twenty Questions to Find New Love and Marriage

New love may elude those who think out of focus.

18. When She Wants Sex More than He Does

It's culturally unexpected, but surprisingly common.

15. Why Women Fake Orgasms

Faking orgasms to retain your man.

19. Flawed Anti-Abortion Review

Publication editor should have caught bias and flaws in abortion review.

22. The Ten "B's" of a Successful Relationship

It's not complicated, just remember to Be your best self.

23. How Much Longer Can I Fake It?

I don't want to give my husband____for Christmas

24. Psychology’s Top 40 Hits

Here's your psychology playlist

20. Dealing with Negative Events

How can you minimize the influence of negative events?