September 24–30

September 24–30

Check out some of our favorite posts from this week, on judging the presidential debates, how and when to forgive, better understanding postpartum depression, and more.
Suicide in Children — What Every Parent Must Know

Suicide in Children — What Every Parent Must Know

By Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
New research finds that suicide in children is triggered by more than sadness.
Scoring the Presidential Debates: How Do We Decide Who Wins?

Scoring the Presidential Debates: How Do We Decide Who Wins?

By Joe Pierre M.D.
Three questions to ponder as we tune in
Bad Moms: Social Stigmas and Postpartum Mental Illness

Bad Moms: Social Stigmas and Postpartum Mental Illness

By Jean Kim M.D.
Social pressures on mothers often worsen postpartum depression and psychosis.
Why People Like You More When You Tell All

Why People Like You More When You Tell All

By Sarah Cotterill, PhD
... and why declining to answer questions can ruin a first impression.
When Is It Good to Forgive?

When Is It Good to Forgive?

By Amie M. Gordon, Ph.D.
Forgiving your partner may backfire if they have a certain personality type.
7 Ways to Make a Long Commute Less Painful

7 Ways to Make a Long Commute Less Painful

By Juliana Breines Ph.D.
It’s all about perspective.