How to activate your brain's superpowers.
By Sarah A Benton MS, LMHC, LPC on December 17, 2018 in The High-Functioning Alcoholic
The holidays are quickly approaching, and this may be both a blessing and curse in terms of family dynamics.
By Stephen J Betchen D.S.W. on December 17, 2018 in Magnetic Partners
Is online dating too much work?
By Susan Avery Stewart Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in The Gift of Aging
Moving slowly enhances health and well-being, improves efficiency, and fosters harmony.
By Madelon Sprengnether on December 17, 2018 in Minding Memory
What does gender dysphoria have to do with you--or me?
By Anthony Tobia, M.D. on December 17, 2018 in Views Through the Psychiatrist’s Lens
If you're in the mood for a foreign film, this short doesn't disappoint (nor does its psychiatric analysis!)
By Cami Rosso on December 17, 2018 in The Future Brain
Do you have a stack of unread books? The number of books, and type may reveal some interesting personal insights.
By Angela Dionisi, Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in (Un)Well at Work
How hazardous is it to be under the influence while on the job?
By Adi Jaffe Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in All About Addiction
Cocaine addiction affects hundreds of thousands of people and can be deadly. Unfortunately, few biological tools have been found to help deal with this problem. Until now?
By Cody Kommers on December 17, 2018 in A Friendly Interest
The biggest mistake you can make in choosing how to use your time? Just doing it for the letter.
By Bob Rosen Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Are You Aware?
If you can look at yourself in the mirror, then you can tap into your innate wisdom and humanity to find and live your higher purpose.
By Theo Tsaousides Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Smashing the Brainblocks
What are you going to do differently this year?
By Stephen Sideroff Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Path of Optimal Living
Are you having difficulty getting up for the holidays? You are just 9 steps away from finding enjoyment.
By Shahram Heshmat Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Science of Choice
Anger makes people punitive, careless in their thought, and eager to take action.
By Ellyn Kaschak Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in She Comes a Long Way, Baby
Does looking the part get you the part? Only if you are a woman.
By Joe Herbert M.B, Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Hormones and the Brain
It seems that testosterone treatment may help some men with chronic depression to recover. Is this a new approach to therapy?
By Steve Rathje on December 17, 2018 in Words Matter
Enemies can fill important needs in our lives.
By Jennifer Hamady on December 17, 2018 in Finding Your Voice
What truly matters... this holiday season and in every season... Gratitude, Kindness, and Love.
By Elizabeth A. Segal, Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Social Empathy
When we think of empathy the focus is on others, we don't consider what it does for us. Empathy is indeed about others, but engaging in empathy is also good for us.
By Sarah Epstein MFT on December 17, 2018 in Between the Generations
Did Thanksgiving with family leave you feeling frustrated, angry, and helpless? Learn to stay out of the family boxing ring this Christmas with these key strategies.
By Adena Bank Lees, LCSW on December 17, 2018 in From Surviving to Thriving
Did you grow up feeling responsible to meet your parent's needs? There is a name for this. There is also a way out.
By Renee Engeln Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Beauty Sick
Recent research suggests for eating disorders, girls and women who are members of different ethnic groups have more similarities than differences.
By Gary L. Wenk Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Your Brain on Food
Interest in the medical and recreational use of marijuana has led to increased interest in how to best administer the two most abundant cannabinoids in the plant: THC and CBD.
By Rick Hanson Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Your Wise Brain
Implicitly, and more fundamentally, this practice means a relaxed opening into the love – in a very very broad sense – that is the actual nature of everything.
By Gregg Henriques Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Theory of Knowledge
Over the past seven years, almost 300 blogs have been shared on Theory of Knowledge. Here are the ten most popular.
By B. Janet Hibbs, Ph.D., Anthony Rostain M.D. on December 17, 2018 in The Stressed Years of Their Lives
A recent APA survey confirms that 90% of Generation Z is "stressed out." With rising rates of anxiety and depression in youth, we explore the causes and offer tips to cope.
By Leslie Becker-Phelps Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Making Change
Anger is your body’s signal that something is wrong. You benefit greatly when you learn to read this signal and can choose to respond constructively.
By Scott A. McGreal MSc. on December 17, 2018 in Unique—Like Everybody Else
Despite claims that psychopaths are unfairly stigmatised and labelled as killers, the link between murder and psychopathy is a strong one.
By Christopher Bergland on December 17, 2018 in The Athlete's Way
Everybody knows about "flow" and being in the zone. "Superfluidity" is a term I use to describe the ecstatic waves of pure bliss and connectedness that occur inside the flow zone.
By Elena Bezzubova on December 17, 2018 in The Search for Self
We used to be Selves. This was in the age of BC: Before Cell Phone. Now, in the age of AC, After Cell Phone, we are Selfies.
Can identity be lost between Self and Selfie?
By Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D., and Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D. on December 17, 2018 in Emotional Nourishment
Later life romances can prompt one to look inward and ask, "How can I grow with this person?" Later life romance may well awaken your best possible self.