Loneliness is a complex problem of epidemic proportions, affecting millions from all walks of life.
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By Robert Enright Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in The Forgiving Life
Sometimes people make the philosophical error of equating forgiving and reconciling. Knowing the difference between the two can improve your psychological health.
By Glenn Geher Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in Darwin's Subterranean World
Many people talk about female sexuality as being complicated. For some clarity, check out Harlequin romance novels.
By Hal McDonald Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Time Travelling with Apollo
Savoring a present experience may support emotion regulation by creating nostalgic memories for us to enjoy in the future.
By Jonathan Wai Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Finding the Next Einstein
Amby Burfoot won the 1968 Boston Marathon and just ran it again 50 years later. Here's his wisdom on how to get started.
By Bobby Hoffman Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in Motivate!
Based on how he spends his time and dedicates his effort Beatles founder Paul McCartney is powerful role model. These five behaviors distinguish him from many other performers.
By William R. Klemm Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in Memory Medic
Got kids or grand-kids in school? Are you in school or college? This blog is for you.
By Temma Ehrenfeld on April 20, 2018 in Open Gently
Here's what we know (and what we don't).
By Jill P. Weber Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in Having Sex, Wanting Intimacy
Approximately 40 to 50 percent of married couples divorce— the divorce rate for second and third marriages is even higher. Here are 5 steps to smarter romantic coupling.
By Darcia Narvaez Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in Moral Landscapes
Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois took her 10-day-old baby, Maile, into the Senate chamber. Is that progress?
By Alice Boyes Ph.D. on April 20, 2018 in In Practice
Workdays often involve endless emails or meetings that seem like they achieve very little. Here's how to turn around an otherwise unproductive day.
By Michelle McQuaid on April 19, 2018 in From Functioning to Flourishing
Do you ever wonder if being too kind could hold you back from success? Could being too understanding of others leave you standing at the bottom of the career ladder?
By Joni E Johnston Psy.D. on April 19, 2018 in The Human Equation
Identity theft is the fastest growing crime. Recently, some victims have lost more than money when they were targeted by a lookalike criminal looking to start a new life.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Animal Emotions
Emotional support animals can't always keep doctors away, but can work wonders for some people. If their support works for you, find an animal who also benefits from their work.
By Yellowlees Douglas Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in How Writing Works
The recent flap over Facebook's Terms of Service reveals why hitting "agree" is a mistake
By Madelyn Blair Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Resilient Leadership
When you are feeling sad, hopeless, or depressed, listen to what one man says about the affect of action. Can selected actions change our outlook?
By Rita Watson MPH on April 19, 2018 in With Love and Gratitude
As environmental protections are stripped away each day, our grandchildren may never be able to see the dance of the fireflies.
By Rosalind C. Barnett, Ph.D., and Caryl Rivers on April 19, 2018 in A Woman's Place
Maybe so, but there's a long way to go, research finds.
By John-Manuel Andriote on April 19, 2018 in Stonewall Strong
Were you sexually abused as a child? End the impact of your trauma by rejecting secrecy and shame.
By Stanton Peele Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Addiction in Society
Prince died due to mixing unprescribed opioids.
By Jennifer Lea Reynolds on April 19, 2018 in Human Kind
Encounters of the unkind? Here's why not everyone is receptive to the kind gestures you offer, plus tips on how to respond when your caring actions are mistaken for rudeness.
By Barton Goldsmith Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Emotional Fitness
Compromise is not a hard lesson once you realize the gifts that come from it. Learning to work together will make your relationship and your life a better place to be.
By Tchiki Davis, Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Click Here for Happiness
We are a lonely, burned out, depressed nation. Here are 3 ways that we can work together to create a culture that better supports happiness.
By Josephine Ensign DrPH on April 19, 2018 in Catching Homelessness
What can poetry and literature do to help heal the broken places in our lives?
By Gregg Levoy on April 19, 2018 in Passion!
People who tend to flourish throughout their lives score high in novelty-seeking. Here's the connection between the exploratory urge and vitality.
By Marilyn Wedge Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Suffer the Children
Research is starting to investigate the relationship between having parents who fight and a young person’s ability to recognize and process emotions.
By Julian P Humphreys Ph.D., PCC on April 19, 2018 in Anxiety at Work
Fearlessness is a highly prized leadership quality. Foolishness is not. Practicing the former often risks revealing the latter, causing significant anxiety in leaders.
By Roni Beth Tower Ph.D., ABPP on April 19, 2018 in Life, Refracted
When seasonal tasks and events overwhelm your natural spring optimism, take a deep breath and try these seven strategies for preventing or mitigating overwhelm.
By Suzanne Degges-White Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Lifetime Connections
Almost everyone will tell a "white lie" at some point, but there are some situations where lying is not the best option.
By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Why Bad Looks Good
As much as you want to take the plunge of trust, don´t believe everything you hear. Research indicates we may be better able to detect dishonesty through verbal cues than visual.
By Laurie J Watson LMFT, LPC on April 19, 2018 in Married and Still Doing It
As most menopausal women could probably tell you, “the change” is about much more than just what is going on physically.
By Shahram Heshmat Ph.D. on April 19, 2018 in Science of Choice
The belief that there is no such thing as free will leads people to stop exercising it.
By Michael F. Kay on April 19, 2018 in Financial Life Focus
Imagine what your life would look like if you created a strategic mindset around a more satisfying and successful money life.
By Matthew J. Edlund M.D. on April 19, 2018 in The Power of Rest
Normal isn't normal anymore.
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