Making Good Choices

Making Good Choices

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Long-lasting Love: It's Not About Sex

By Jennifer Haupt
Advice from the experts, and from couples who've done it.

Wisdom and the Search for Happiness

By Michael W. Austin Ph.D.
Wisdom is "better than gold".

Marriage: 6 Guidelines from Ancient Wisdom Texts

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Can ideas on sex and love from 1500 years ago help us make good choices now?

How to Find Your Best Career & Get Paid Doing What You Love

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Three keys to identifying your best career

Stopping the People-Pleasing Habit

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
How to change your "yeses" to NO and reclaim your time...and life.

The Best Mate Money Can Buy

By Jesse Marczyk

Understanding What Motivates Your Triggers

By Michael J Formica MS, MA, EdM
Conscious recovery and sustainable sobriety

Achieving A Healthy Weight Part I: A Thousand Small Decisions

By Nancy Darling Ph.D.
Weight gain results from a thousand tiny choices

Save Your Marriage:

By Marty Babits
Three solid tips to rescue your relationship.

How to Control Anger: 7 Quick Tips

By Andrea Bonior Ph.D.
Knowing how to handle anger helps you make healthier choices.

Sleeping Off Your Fears

By Marc Schoen Ph.D.
Research finds that we can reduce certain fears in a couple of weeks.

Five Ways Living Mindfully Can Help You Reach Your Goals

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Overcome negative thinking and emotional barriers to life success

Good people do bad things in the afternoon

By Liane Davey Ph.D.
Our morality seems to run out before the end of the day.

5 Things to Try Before You Give Up on Your Relationship

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
If your partner's the problem, that's one thing. If it's you? You can change.

Tools That Deliver a “Leg Up” on Your Brain’s Power

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
How to leverage your brain’s power to problem solve and make sounder decisions.

How Do We Choose Our Mates?

By Gad Saad Ph.D.
Compensatory versus non-compensatory mating strategies

From Comfort Zone to Courage Zone

By Jennifer Kunst Ph.D.
How to take that leap of faith

Westboro Baptist Church: Modeling Empathy on the High Road

By Travis Langley Ph.D.
Instead of following WBC's example, counter-protesters can model a better way.

5 Simple Rules to Avoid Being a Smartphone Jerk

By Thomas G. Plante Ph.D., ABPP
Number One: Flesh before machine.

When AA Hurts

By Stanton Peele
A woman suffered abuse at home, from a rapist, and in AA—all were related

What Drives People to the Fork in the Road?

By Kurt A Carlson Ph.D.
Problems are the precursors of choice.

How Many People Choose to Be Single?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Here's why we don't know the real answer

To Make a Job or Career Change, Look to Your Different Selves

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Your daydreams are clues to your different selves.

5 Tough Choices You Face When Chronically Ill or in Pain

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
Chronic pain and illness require the courage to make tough choices.

The CHOICE Motivator

By Meg Selig
Awareness that you have a choice can awaken your motivation.