The Plus Side of Distraction

Maybe a little ADD is a good thing.

How to Unleash Your Creativity and Find Inspiration Today!

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
How to deal with creative or mental blocks and be inspired.

Sweet Solitude, Part 1: Two Meanings of Alone

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Time spent alone is not just about loneliness

Psychological Crutches: 10 Myths and 3 Tips

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
The healthy quest for "optimal illusion"

Psychology of Cult TV: Better Living by "Geeking Out"

By Travis Langley Ph.D.
Psychologists discuss television's power to encourage, empower, and unite fans

Improve Your Mood Instantly

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
Why Daydreaming Gets Us Down

What's the Couch Got to Do With It?

By Jennifer Kunst Ph.D.
The low-down on lying down on the couch in psychoanalysis.

Distraction: How Occasional Escapism Can Help With OCD

By Fletcher Wortmann
With OCD, a trip to the Marvel Universe or the Jurassic period can help.

Writers Do It Often (Amid Chaos)

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
Writing routines range from rigidly regular to quirkily undisciplined.

7 Distraction-Fighting Strategies

By Susan K Perry Ph.D.
Creativity requires focus, but what if you can't?

Superman's True Disguise: The Power of Social Invisibility

By Travis Langley Ph.D.
Clark Kent's creators dreamed about what it would take to stop feeling ignored.

Life with ADHD

By Lisa Rivero M.A.
A college freshman shares his experience as a "Son of Pluto."