Top 25 List: January 2013

8. Narcissism and What's Behind It

8. Narcissism and What's Behind It

By Joseph Burgo Ph.D.
Lance Armstrong's interview with Oprah
1. I Love You But Don't Call Me, OK?

1. I Love You But Don't Call Me, OK?

By Sophia Dembling
Talking points for "mixed" couples.

3. The Anatomy of Dating

By Fredric Neuman M.D.
The natural pace of a dating relationship
4. Baby Sleep Training Mistakes

4. Baby Sleep Training Mistakes

By Darcia Narvaez Ph.D.
Advice to ignore the needs of babies
12. What Is Happiness?

12. What Is Happiness?

By Ryan T. Howell Ph.D.
Money can't buy happiness, unless you spend it the right way.
5. Why Women Are More Sexual in Some Societies

5. Why Women Are More Sexual in Some Societies

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Competition between women raises the sexual temperature.
2. Why People Don't Acknowledge You

2. Why People Don't Acknowledge You

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
How important is it that you get recognition from others?
6. The Narcissist

6. The Narcissist

By Mark Banschick M.D.
Is there one in your life?
9. 50 Common Distortions

9. 50 Common Distortions

By Alice Boyes Ph.D.
A giant list of ubiquitous cognitive distortions
10. One Marriage = Two Realities

10. One Marriage = Two Realities

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
What’s embedded in the curiously paradoxical math of marriage?
11. Change Your Sex Habits For Your Partner?

11. Change Your Sex Habits For Your Partner?

By Amy Muise PhD
How sexual compromise can enhance relationship satisfaction
7. An Inside Look at Sexual Fantasies

7. An Inside Look at Sexual Fantasies

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
What do your fantasies say about you and your relationships?
13. The Personalities of Porn Stars

13. The Personalities of Porn Stars

By Scott A. McGreal MSc.
What recent research might suggest about porn stars’ personality traits
21. Fine! Whatever! 7 Passive-Aggressive Phrases

21. Fine! Whatever! 7 Passive-Aggressive Phrases

By Signe Whitson L.S.W.
Are you interacting with a passive aggressive person?
14. It Probably Won’t Make You Happy

14. It Probably Won’t Make You Happy

By Gretchen Rubin
Happiness interview: Carlin Flora
16. The Love in Chicken Broth

16. The Love in Chicken Broth

By Amy Przeworski Ph.D.
Finding love in unexpected places
17. Are You Being Manipulated by a Social Puppeteer?

17. Are You Being Manipulated by a Social Puppeteer?

By Joe Navarro M.A.
The three personality types that are pulling your strings
25. Penis Size: Fantasy and Reality

25. Penis Size: Fantasy and Reality

By Lawrence D. Blum M.D.
The question of why men care about penis size is often avoided.
18. You Are What You Say

18. You Are What You Say

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.
What your pronouns and prepositions say about you
15. My Dog Always Eats First

15. My Dog Always Eats First

By Marc Bekoff Ph.D.
Dogs often are the oxygen and reason for living for homeless people.
19. Why Clearance Sales are Irresistable

19. Why Clearance Sales are Irresistable

By Kit Yarrow Ph.D.
Sale shoppers ultimately spend more than non-sale shoppers.
22. The Break-Up Cure

22. The Break-Up Cure

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Seven tips to finding happiness after separation
23. Your Physical Illness May Now Be a 'Mental Disorder '

23. Your Physical Illness May Now Be a 'Mental Disorder '

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
The diagnostic manual adds 'Somatic Symptom Disorder.'
24. Why the Secular Movement Is Here to Stay

24. Why the Secular Movement Is Here to Stay

By David Niose
The emergence of nonbelievers is no passing fad.
20. Where There's An "I Will" There's a Way

20. Where There's An "I Will" There's a Way

By Hal E. Hershfield Ph.D.
Subtleties in the way we speak to ourselves change motivation and happiness.