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By Alexandra H. Solomon Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Loving Bravely
Does your partner feel emotionally unavailable to you? This is why some people struggle to open up and how to foster the meaningful conversations you crave.
By Sarb Johal Ph.D., D.Clin.Psy. on June 11, 2021 in Crisis on Earth
With diplomacy ramping up once again in 2021, what do we know about the psychology of international relations?
By David W. Wahl Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in This Sexual Self
Not everyone is interested in self-pleasure. There are several socio-psychological reasons why.
By Adrian R. Camilleri Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Life’s Biggest Decisions
Research points to life's most common regrets—and suggests ways to avoid enduring regret.
By Elaine Dundon on June 11, 2021 in The Search for Meaning After Age 50
Are you overwhelmed with things and activities—or are you focused on what is truly important in your life?
By John Parrington Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Mind Shift
Brain waves coordinate the different regions of our brains. They regulate attention and memory and potentially have quite unique roles in humans compared to other species.
By Tom Bunn L.C.S.W. on June 11, 2021 in Conquer Fear Of Flying
The parasympathetic nervous system is activated by the face, voice quality, and body-language of a person who is no threat psychologically or physically.
By Joni E Johnston Psy.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Human Equation
Accused murderer Lori Vallow has been found incompetent to stand trial and sent to treatment. Is she faking it? Will she ever stand trial? Here's a forensic psychologist's take.
By John-Manuel Andriote on June 11, 2021 in Stonewall Strong
Pride Month is for everyone who knows about seizing control of their life story and telling it as a tale of heroism and survival.
By Bruce Tulgan, JD on June 11, 2021 in Navigating the New Workplace
While you may not want your boss standing over your shoulder telling you what to do, most people benefit from more guidance and direction, not less.
By David M. Allen M.D. on June 11, 2021 in A Matter of Personality
Family systems ideas have been denigrated in favor of a disease model for everything due to greedy pharmaceutical and managed care insurance companies, and guilty parents.
By Gregg Henriques Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Theory of Knowledge
Trying to approach the human condition through quick fixes and the latest research findings is deeply misguided. Psychology needs a new direction.
By Matthew J. Sharps Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Forensic View
Adolescent cognition, and the ways in which adolescents interpret their own experiences, can be very important in the criminal justice system.
By Mark Banschick M.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Intelligent Divorce
Failure to launch and the challenge of adulting is a crisis of development. Carl Jung clarifies what's at stake—and how to get back on course. It's worth considering.
By Kari Rusnak, MA, LPC,CMHC on June 11, 2021 in Happy Healthy Relationships
Do you struggle to set boundaries with others? You aren't alone. To develop your boundary-setting skills, check out these easy tips.
By Amanda L. Giordano Ph.D., LPC on June 11, 2021 in Understanding Addiction
Your teenager comes home with an odd-looking pen or something resembling a USB flash drive. You quickly realize you need a crash course on vaping. Here’s what you need to know.
By Robb Rutledge Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Happiness Equation
Can money buy you happiness? Research shows learning may be more important.
By Troy Rondinone Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Asylum
This month, we remember D-Day and America's role in saving democracy in World War II. We should also remember those who could not serve, but who helped the nation too.
By Jeremy E. Sherman Ph.D., MPP on June 11, 2021 in Ambigamy
If your willpower isn't enough to keep temptations at bay, there are other options.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in How To Do Life
Reasons and solutions.
By Marlynn Wei M.D., J.D. on June 11, 2021 in Urban Survival
Your gut microbiome has important effects on brain-based disorders, including anxiety and depression.
By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Shadow Boxing
The investigation of a double homicide in a small Nebraska community got mired in ignorance, assumption, and fraud. Its strange outcome defied anyone's prediction.
By Christopher Bergland on June 11, 2021 in The Athlete's Way
Until recently, scientists relied on complex and costly brain scans to assess the brain benefits of exercise. Now, a simple blood test shows promise for measuring these benefits.
By Gleb Tsipursky Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in Intentional Insights
Protect your organization by creating a culture where WFH is part of the new normal, rather than an emergency measure.
By Hal Shorey Ph.D. on June 11, 2021 in The Freedom to Change
Learn to reprogram your emotional system using inner child work. You can change the emotional reactions, maladaptive thoughts, and dysfunctional behaviors that hurt relationships.
By Atlanta Behavioral Health Advocates on June 11, 2021 in Outside the Box
Naomi Osaka’s brave statement about mental health misses an opportunity to send a message of hope and positivity for those who believe they must live with anxiety and depression.
By Michelle McQuaid on June 10, 2021 in From Functioning to Flourishing
Discover the six steps leaders can take to cultivate a THRIVE mindset to support the well-being and performance of themselves and their teams.
By Arash Emamzadeh on June 10, 2021 in Finding a New Home
A recent paper explores the latest developments in managing and preventing two primary headaches: cluster headaches and tension-type headaches.
By Joachim I Krueger Ph.D. on June 10, 2021 in One Among Many
The search for a quieter and more boring mind is on. Move over bias—here comes noise.
By Austin Perlmutter M.D. on June 10, 2021 in The Modern Brain
Here are three things you really need to know before you start your next diet.
By Gary Wenk Ph.D. on June 10, 2021 in Your Brain on Food
There are simply so many valid reasons that Aduhelm should never have been approved by the FDA.
By Jeremy E. Sherman Ph.D., MPP on June 10, 2021 in Ambigamy
Often, we drop a dogma without letting go of the high-horse self-certainty we gained from it.
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