January 2016

Psychology Today Magazine January 2016

The Dream Catchers

The Dream Catchers

By Gary Drevitch
A project to create a database of dreams predicted our modern mania for archiving–and its pitfalls.
My 20 Percent Husband

My 20 Percent Husband

By Wendy Paris
After getting divorced,  a woman discovers happiness with her former spouse.
She Knows Why  You Just Ate That

She Knows Why You Just Ate That

By Gary Drevitch
How we learn to eat and why it gets us into so much trouble.
Seeing the Light on Vitamin D

Seeing the Light on Vitamin D

By Hara Estroff Marano
The nutrient is essential for brain function, yet most Americans don’t get enough.
Hara Estroff Marano

Unconventional Wisdom: Edgy Sex

By Hara Estroff Marano
There is nothing inherently wrong with non-vanilla sex if both people enjoy it.
Know Your Space

Know Your Space

By Matt Huston
Colin Ellard explores our (often shallow, occasionally profound) relationships with places.
Brave New Digs

Brave New Digs

By Matt Huston
As the spotlight on the nuclear family fades, how will we define “home”?
Some Like It Flat

Some Like It Flat

By Rachel Uda
Certain locales may appeal to your own personal nature.
Home Sweet Office

Home Sweet Office

By Kate Newman
Where you are affects the way you think.
Come One, Come All

Come One, Come All

By Rachel Uda
Places selling easy affiliation are especially useful to people on the move.
A Slice of Home

A Slice of Home

By Colleen Park
Reminders of home can embolden the homesick.
No Place Like It

No Place Like It

By Matt Huston
The desire for one special spot is an essential part of who we are.
Genius Lives Here

Genius Lives Here

By Kate Newman
Do cities hold the secret to creative genius?
The Doors Are Always Open

The Doors Are Always Open

By Colleen Park
Some commercial places mean more to us than the things we buy there.