Top Posts: May 2014

Top Posts: May 2014

8. Stop Worrying About What You Eat

Dawn C. Carr MGS, Ph.D.
Focusing on trendy solutions can take you off the right track.

1. Why Men and Women Can’t Be Friends

Donna Flagg
How much have we evolved?

3. Just Be Nice? No, Thanks!

Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
4 reasons why you shouldn't demand that people treat you nicely.

4. How to Handle Criticism

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
When comments turns destructive, put on the brakes while you still can.

12. On Differences in Attractiveness

Sean M. Horan Ph.D.
If you see your partner as more attractive, does that affect your relationship?

5. Are Selfies Destroying Your Memory?

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
New research makes the case for keeping your camera in your pocket.

2. Home of the Prisoners

Kathryn Seifert
Is U.S. prison system the cure for crime, or just masking the symptoms?

6. Preventing Future Isla Vistas

Mark Goulston M.D., F.A.P.A.
How to Drain the Pus Out of an Unstable Mind Before It Explodes

9. The Charismatic Introvert

Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
An expert says we misread and badly underestimate introverts.

10. The Egg Freezing Conundrum

Joann P. Galst Ph.D.
Biological Clock Boon or Bust?

11. Is It Hard to Think About Nannies?

Susan Scheftel Ph.D.
What Mary Poppins Knew.

7. Psychology and War on Terror Abuses

Roy Eidelson Ph.D.
Psychologists played key roles in brutal detention and interrogation operations.

13. Why We Need Acquaintances

Guy Winch Ph.D.
Neighbors and baristas turn out to be crucial members of your social network.

21. Emotional Trauma as a Family Affair

David Sack M.D.
Trauma, once experienced, seems to never want to let go.

14. The Value of Negative Thinking

Ryan Holiday
A key to success that too few have figured out.

16. Women in Combat

Michael D. Matthews Ph.D.
Expanding the role of women in the U.S. military.

17. The Obstacle Is the Way

Alex Lickerman M.D.
How adversity can be turned to advantage.

25. Can Back Pain Be Contagious?

Howard Schubiner M.D.
Back pain is not always due to an injury to the back, especially chronic pain.

18. Success After Commencement

Bernard J Luskin, Ed.D., LMFT
A message for graduates.

15. Every Couple's Key to Peace

Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Differences of opinion don't need to be problems, if you follow this guideline.

19. Doing Good When No One's Watching

Art Markman Ph.D.
There are two competing selves inside you. Which usually wins?

22. Why It’s Easy to Talk to Introverts

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Find an introvert to confide in if you want to get something off your chest

23. Left Brain, Right Brain

Stephen M. Kosslyn, Ph.D. and G. Wayne Miller
Part 2 of a 3-part detailed look at the left brain/right brain story.

24. The Rise of Artisan Parenting

Camille S. Johnson
Making parenting more difficult makes people feel like better parents.

20. On Marketing in Schools

Jennifer L. Harris Ph.D., M.B.A.
Companies may be taking advantage of schools and kids with marketing