May 2007

Psychology Today Magazine May 2007

When Persona Aces Person

By Judith Sills Ph.D.

Did you leave enough of yourself at home today?

Clinging to Your Crew

By Nando Pelusi Ph.D.
The fear of exclusion and exile runs deep.

Friends with Money

By Emma Johnson

What happens when one friend has more cash than the other?

Field Guide to the Materialist: She's Gotta Have It

By Amy Rosenberg

For some people, stuff reigns and to shop is to be.

Online Dating: Less Is More

By Marissa Kristal
Keep your online profile vague.

Allergies: Sneezy, Meet Grumpy

By Stephanie Guzowski
The worst of your allergy symptoms could be in your head.

Art Therapy: The Healing Arts

By Matthew Hutson
Moving therapy from the couch to the art easel.

Quirky Minds: Hypergraphia: A River of Words

By Orli Van Mourik

Is the compulsive need to write a gift or curse?

On The Job: Booby Trap

By Nicola Nieburg
The private eye who nabs the guy.

Slang: Words at War

By Mark Peters
How slang helps soldiers bond and cope.

Yoga: The Strongest Stretch

By Paul Tullis
An ancient tradition, yoga gains modern muscle.

Yoga: For Each One, The Right Style

By PT Staff
How to choose the right yoga discipline.

Intuition: Heads in The Clouds

By Carlin Flora
Cool judgment under pressure.

Folic Acid: Now Hear This

By Lydia Fong
Lentils are good for hearing and memory loss.

Playing Keepaway

By Lydia Fong
The politics of personal space.

In Brief: From Inaction to Cheating

By PT Staff
Shut up, stay put, and don't look at the clock.

Folk Futurist: Jonathan Coulton

By Matthew Hutson
Geek and postmodern digital pioneer.

PT Bookshelf

By Chuck Leddy, Marissa Kristal, Jessica Park
Books on self-justification, net dating, and parenting.

Annie Duke on Gut Instincts

By Carlin Flora
Poker champ Annie Duke on gut instincts.

Head 2 Head: Mind the Gap

By Matthew Hutson
A pill for therapeutic forgetting.

Global Psyche: Aussie Check Mate

By Fiona Haley

When success and power are frowned upon.

Body of Evidence: Living Longer Better

By Hara Estroff Marano
Seven tips that will add years to your life.

Building a Better Self

By Hara Estroff Marano
Feeding your diet for self-control.

Beauty Beat: Brighter Teeth, Better Life?

By Marissa Kristal
How to get whiter teeth and higher self-esteem.

Beauty Beat: Maxim Insecurity

By Jay Dixit

Why men's mags are a drag on male self-esteem.

Does Bill Want Hillary to Run?

By David Latt
It's Hillary's turn, but how does Bill feel?

Advice: My Boyfriend is Messy

By Hara Estroff Marano
When one partner is overly neat.

Advice: I Want a Baby, He Doesn't

By Hara Estroff Marano

He's afraid of being a bad father.

Advice: My Awful Marriage

By Hara Estroff Marano
When it's time to call it quits.

Advice: Ups and Downs of Fun

By Hara Estroff Marano
When friends don't share the same penchant for fun.