July 2010

Psychology Today Magazine July 2010

Therapy Watch: Wanted: Skilled Shrink

By Avigail Gordon
When competence really matters

Mind Your Body: Dance Yourself Happy

By Lane Anderson
Lift your spirit with dance.

Case Study: Waiting To Inhale

By Leslie Goldman
Separating asthma from identity

Sleep: Facing Up To Fatigue

By Avigail Gordon
Sleep deprivation makes it hard to recognize emotions.

Language: Profane Brain

By Emily Anthes
The world of taboo words

Recipe: Beyond the Salt Mines

By Hara Estroff Marano
10 healthy ways to put flavor in food.

Cognition: Not-So-Simple Pleasures

By Matthew Hutson
The hidden side of sensations

Outside In: The Color of Introversion

By Jorge S. Arango
How personality affects your taste in home decor

Insights: News

By Matthew Hutson, Laura Janecka, Lauren Gerber
The latest on being green, staying happy, getting a job, stalkers and more.

Nature's Bounty: The Roast With the Most

By Laura Janecka
Coffee culture.

Keen Cuisine: New Barbs for Carbs

By Hara Estroff Marano
Refined carbohydrates may elevate heart risk.

How To: Think Like a Kid

By Laura Janecka
Child's play can inspire you.

Headcase: Tune In, Tune Out

By Matthew Hutson
How does Joel Osteen hypnotize?

Final Analysis: Noseless Man Sniffs Out Conspiracy

By A.J. Jacobs
A nose for conspiracy.

Field Guide to the Snoop: Peek Hours

By Sushma Subramanian
What makes a neighbor nosy?

Q & A: Maverick Messenger

By Hara Estroff Marano
Seth Godin wants you to have a lot of bad ideas and to throw away your resume.

PT Bookshelf: The Skim

By Avigail Gordon
What we're looking at this summer

Social Life: Mind Meld

By Matthew Hutson
Amazing to meet you

What Would Freud Watch?

By PT Staff
Psychology goes prime time.

Ulterior Motives: Just Don't Do It

By Art Markman phd
Is it better to get up and act or do nothing?

Diagnosis: Shingles - Eye of the Storm

By Lauren Gerber
Ocular shingles may increase risk of stroke.

Beauty Treatment: Friendly Faces

By Lauren Gerber
Bond with me, beautiful.

Two-Minute Memoir: Nice to Meet You, Let's Go to Therapy

By Sascha Rothchild
A therapist helps a romance.

Advice: Call Waiting, and Waiting

By Hara Estroff Marano
He doesn't return my calls for hours.

Advice: My Sister's Keeper

By Hara Estroff Marano
How to deal with a "special" nephew.

Advice: A Father's Transgression

By Hara Estroff Marano
Is my father having an affair?