Dark Thoughts

Dark Thoughts

Why do we fantasize about what's forbidden?
Forbidden Thinking

Forbidden Thinking

By Paul Roberts
We all have dark thoughts. Why do some of us fixate on them?

Seeking Danger to Find a Sense of Life

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
Thrills unveil your mortality and make you feel alive

Best-selling Author Gillian Flynn: Gone Girl

By Jennifer Haupt
Love can be the darkest place of all.

What About Porn?

By Donna Barstow
There's no need to hide it!

I Hope This Doesn't Happen to Me When I Die

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about music that follows you everywhere.

She Didn't Kill Him with Kindness

By Donna Barstow
A new way to clear the air and clean house.

Struggling with Scrupulosity

By Fletcher Wortmann
Faith is never enough for religious OCD

Are Batman's Enemies Insane? Part 1: Sounder Minds

By Travis Langley Ph.D.
Do the Dark Knight's foes belong in Blackgate Prison or Arkham Asylum?

Do You Dare to Be Bad?

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
You can get unstuck creatively by saying "Hi" to your shadow.

Self Reflections from Serial Killers

By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.
A nineteenth-century French pathologist invented criminal autobiographies.

Is Cannibalism in Our DNA? Part 3 of 3

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
We may all be capable of committing the final taboo.

Sex, Lies, and the Brain

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Men, women, and the lies we tell

Beware: Thinking Leads to Doing

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
If you don't want divorce, don't even think about it.

The Eight Reasons that People Cheat on Their Partners

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
The emotional causes, and costs, of extramarital affairs

A Light Touch with Dark Thoughts

By Thomas G. Plante Ph.D., ABPP
You likely experience plenty of random thoughts and impulses that are scary.

Falling Prey to the Dark Side

By Carolyn Kaufman Psy.D.
Why do people become like the things they hate?

Essential Secrets of Psychotherapy: What is the "Shadow"?

By Stephen A. Diamond Ph.D.
Understanding the "dark side" of our psyche.

Why Do Women Fall for Serial Killers?

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Women frequently betray a strong erotic preference for dominant males.