July 22-28

July 22-28

Enjoy the warm weather with these good reads on difficult conversations, the summer slide, and more.
11 Keys to Mastering Difficult Conversations

Mastering Difficult Conversations

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.
As a happiness and workplace researcher, I'm asked about this all the time. These 11 tips work.
What To Do When Someone You Love Votes For Someone You Hate

When Someone You Love Votes For Someone You Hate

By Loren Soeiro, Ph.D. ABPP
How can you preserve relationships despite strong differences?
Do Children Even Think About Right and Wrong?

Do Children Even Think About Right and Wrong?

By Rob Henderson
Research explains moral psychology in young children.
What’s the Deal with “Furries?”

Who Are the Furries?

By Hal Herzog Ph.D.
What a decade of research reveals about a misunderstood subculture.
Facts and Fiction About the So-Called “Summer Slide”

The So-Called “Summer Slide”

By Peter Gray Ph.D.
Do children really learn less during summer vacation? Less of what?
Technology Erodes Boundary Between Personal Life and Work

The Boundary Between Personal Life and Work

By Jeff DeGraff Ph.D.
For better or worse