The Bottom of the Super Bowl

The Bottom of the Super Bowl

On the eve of the big game, debates about the sport and its future rage.

The Super Bowl, Atheists, and Divine Intervention in Sports

By David Kyle Johnson Ph.D.
Can a Hail Mary work? Does God decide the Super Bowl?

Great Addiction Moments in the Super Bowl

By Stanton Peele
Judging from Super Bowls, we're no better at handling addictions

Super Bowl and Suicide

By Stanton Peele
America's leading football families are marred by suicides

Fathers, Sports, and Developing Children Into Leaders

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
How to develop leadership potential in your children.

Aggression works when people feed it

By Loretta G. Breuning Ph.D.
A pig feeding taught me about the roots of aggression

Disappointed? Six Ways to Recover From Emotional Setbacks

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
... or to avoid it altogether.

Football = Child Abuse

By Stanton Peele
Disregard for societal constraints and college sports go hand and hand.

Boys to Men—What the Steubenville Trial Makes Clear

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
5 Ways to Teach Men (and Boys) Not to Rape

The Psychology of Sports Fans

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Are you a fair weather fan?

Bullying Is MoreThan Just a Kids' Problem

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Difficult people can leave lifelong scars on the people they have bullied.

Risks to the Mental Health of Athletes

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
The price of being strong

The Super Bowl and the Risks of Being an Athletic Spectator

By Thomas G. Plante Ph.D., ABPP
Have we gone crazy over spectator sports?