To Tell the Truth

To Tell the Truth

Is honesty always the best policy?

Sex and Authenticity

By Andrea Mathews LPC, PhD
Is there such a thing as Authentic Sex?

Why Jon Stewart is the Most Trusted Man in America

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Jon Stewart the new Cronkite? Answer: the psychology of trust.

Are We Having the Right Discussion About College Cheating?

By Steven Schlozman M.D.
Reconciling social media with academic honesty

How to Know When an Online Liar Is Lying

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Four clues to deciphering the language of online lying.

Excuses, excuses, excuses: Why people lie, cheat, and procrastinate

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Why do honest people lie, cheat, and make excuses?

Big-Time Liars: Top 7 Lies They Tell Themselves

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
The road to deception is paved with self-deception

How Faithful Are You Really in Your Marriage?

By Clifford N Lazarus Ph.D.
Beyond sexual fidelity, are you staying totally faithful in your marriage?

Are You The Opposite Of What You Appear?

By Neel Burton M.D.
The ego defense of rationalization.

Telling White Lies Comes with a Price

By Guy Winch Ph.D.
What you don't know about white lies can harm you

My Top Five Pet Peeves About Being Bipolar

By Terri Cheney
And Other Cranky Insights Into Mental Illness

Why So Many of Us Lie, Cheat, and Steal

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Would you cheat or steal if you could get away with it?

A Giants' Take on Turnarounds

By Dan Leidl Ph.D.
A conversation with Charles Way

Skip the Criticism Altogether. Give Feedback Instead.

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Learn to minimize sting to increase the odds that your concerns will be heard.

Why Politicians Lie (and Why We Let Them Get Away With It)

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
What psychological factors cause us to trust lying politicians?

The 20's -- Our Hardest Years

By Wendy Lustbader M.S.W.
Why I don't ever want to be in my 20's again.

Lying Politicians, and the Difference Between Being Lied TO, and Being Lied FOR

By David Ropeik
Being lied TO is unacceptable. Being lied FOR is just fine.

6 Clues to Your Partner's Future Infidelity

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
His shirt needn't smell of perfume for you to guess.

Money, Trust, and Friendship

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
Should I try to contact her and pretend like nothing happened?

Deception: The Real Villain Behind Relationship Infidelity

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
When we are honest with our partners, we are true to ourselves.

Cheating in Science, Part II: School is a Breeding Ground for Cheaters

By Peter Gray
Cheating is most frequent among the "best" students today.

Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.

Why Lying Hurts So Much

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
... and 4 ways to help restore your trust.

Lauren Fox: On Telling Our Children the Truth

By Jennifer Haupt
Stopping the myths about body image.

How to Stop Believing Lies Others Told You about You

By Susan Biali M.D.
Expose, counter, and remove the longstanding lies in your head

Vulnerability, The Surprising Secret of Intimacy

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.
Real connection requires you to be totally open and authentic. Can you risk it?

Are You a Poor Communicator? Stop the Damage and Improve Relationships

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Are You a Poor Communicator? Stop the Damage and Improve Relationships

Essential Secrets of Psychotherapy: Truth, Lies and Self-Deception

By Stephen A Diamond Ph.D.
None of us are beyond deceiving ourselves.

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

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

Should I Tell My Partner about My Affair?

By Mark D. White Ph.D.
On the ethics of confessing to an affair

Meet Dr. Medicine

By Matthew J. Edlund M.D.
Is this how health care really works?

Other People's Children

By Mark Matousek
There's a fine line between kindness and betrayal.

Serial Killer Couples

By Joni E Johnston Psy.D.
Understanding the Wife

She's Only Doing It 'Cause I Asked Her To

By Laurie J Watson LMFT, LPC
How to know if sexual change is authentic and permanent

I Wouldn't Trust Him to...(Fill in the Blank)

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about a good way to tell if he's faithful.

Protect Yourself from Liars and Deceivers

By Bill Knaus Ed.D.
Refuse to be deceived.