Beating Boredom

Everyone gets bored—not just boring people. Learn to combat the blahs. Image of bored girl via Shutterstock.

Adolescent Boredom—Not a Trivial Emotion

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
For the young adolescent, boredom can be a dangerous emotion.

Let Kids be Bored (Occasionally)

By Michael Ungar Ph.D.
There are many benefits to letting children amuse themselves this summer


By Alex Lickerman M.D.
Why the solution to boredom is value creation

Chronic Boredom

By Nancy Colier LCSW, Rev.
the new epidemic

Four Tips For Dealing With Marital Boredom

By Linda and Charlie Bloom
Hint: It's not necessarily about him.

To Be Happy You May Need to be Stressed

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
I learned from a Sufi mystic that too little stress is surprisingly unpleasant.

When Is It Time to Quit Your Job?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Here are two basic rules for moving your career forward.

How Do You "Break Up" with a Group?

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
A reader seeks a graceful way to drop out of a group of friends she's outgrown.

6 Ways to Re-Ignite Your Relationship

By Stephanie A. Sarkis Ph.D.
Need to reignite that spark? Here's how.

Coping with Boredom At Work

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Tips on how to get through the day

Things You Can Do from the Bed

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
Living well from the bed, the couch, or the recliner.

Boredom: The Devil and Divine Discontent

By Renee Garfinkel Ph.D.
Boredom can drive one to drink, or it can be a catalyst for change.

25 Quotes on Boredom

By Stephanie A. Sarkis Ph.D.
Quotes on the feeling of ennui.

He Had it Coming!

By Donna Barstow
He had it coming! Marriage is a minefield.

Keeping The Ball Rolling

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
Momentum is the point when success comes easily