Why Aren't We Having Fun Yet?

Why Aren't We Having Fun Yet?

Play is essential to our survival. But few Americans do it often enough, and that's no laughing matter.

Do You Tell People You're Depressed?

By Donna Barstow
Yes, but only if you wear this.

Can we slow down time?

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Daydreams and flying time are kissing cousins.

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Ninety Percent of High Performers Possess High EQ

Plays Well with Others

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Do children need siblings to become good sports?

Mind games: Keeping your brain sharp through play

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Your brain benefits from use both at work and at play.

The Comic (?) Side of Evolution

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
Dawkins mines the playfulness of a serious subject.

Boy Mom

By Mindy Greenstein Ph.D.
What I've learned living in a home full of Y chromosomes.

Leave no child inside

By Susan Clayton Ph.D.
The importance of nature for children.

How Videogames Can Promote Empathy

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
There's an upside to pro-social videogames

Follow Your Bliss in an Economic Downturn?

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Discover Your True Calling in Life

Let’s Go Shopping!

By Goal Auzeen Saedi Ph.D.
Baby Einstein? No thanks, I’ll stick with my pink limo.

More TV + less sleep = less sex

By Dennis Rosen M.D.
Why too much tv is bad for your sex life

Men, Women, Single, Married: Who Really Exercises More?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
13,000 Americans report their time spent exercising

Combine Fun and Pleasure with Habit Change

By Meg Selig
Fun and pleasure can motivate a healthy habit change.

The Madness of Doing

By Steve Taylor Ph.D.
Are we human beings or human doings?

Building Your Parent Playlist

By Elizabeth Elizardi M.Ed., MAPP
Play your way to greater well-being.

Secrets of Psychotherapy (Part One): Rediscovering the Inner Child

By Stephen A Diamond Ph.D.
Has your adult self spent time with your inner child today?

My new baby is wonderful, so why am I so miserable?

By Dennis Rosen M.D.
Helping a new mother get the sleep she needs can prevent post-partum depression

Finding "Flow" This Week

By Ryan T. Howell Ph.D.
Get in the zone and increase your satisfaction with life.

Irresistible and Funny Quotes About Love to Brighten Your Day

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Irresistible and Funny Quotes About Love to Brighten Your Day

Maybe he's boring because of the snoring

By Dennis Rosen M.D.
CPAP instead of Viagra?

Is Parenthood Linked to Greater Joy and Meaning or Misery? Science Speaks

By Todd B Kashdan Ph.D.
Being a parent leads to greater joy than misery compared to childless peers.

Sticks and stones may break our bones, but some words make us materialistic

By Ryan T. Howell Ph.D.
Subtle messages can cause us to be more materialistic and less social.

Even Feminists Enjoy Sexual Surrender

By Pamela Madsen
Why does this conversation prick at the very core of womanhood?