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By Bernard Golden, Ph.D. on October 23, 2021 in Overcoming Destructive Anger
While some individuals relax when consuming alcohol, others become sad or even nostalgic. However, some experience anger arousal that can lead to aggression or even violence.
By Claire Wilcox M.D. on October 22, 2021 in Healthy Brain, Happy Life
Are sociopaths and people-pleasers opposite sides of the same coin?
By Aditi Subramaniam, Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Parenting from a Neuroscience Perspective
I went off social media for a few months. Here's what I learned.
By Andrew G. Thomas Ph.D. on October 21, 2021 in Darwin Does Dating
Struggling to find, court, and keep a mate? According to evolutionary theory, there's a reason you're swimming upstream.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on October 23, 2021 in Animal Emotions
In a non-judgmental way, Linnea Ryshke asks deep questions about our circle of moral concerns, our relationships with other animals, and how we deal with cognitive dissonance.
By Laura Otis Ph.D. on October 23, 2021 in Rethinking Thought
By dismissing talk about aging as whining, we may be blocking a stream of knowledge that could save each other’s lives.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on October 23, 2021 in Fulfillment at Any Age
The desire of narcissists to feel superior can lead them to humiliate people who they see as a threat. New research shows how to regain your self-esteem if you've become a target.
By Mikhail Lyubansky Ph.D. on October 23, 2021 in Between the Lines
In the hope of reverse-engineering what makes a restorative system sustainable, here are some things that lead restorative systems in schools to break down.
By Blake Griffin Edwards LMFT on October 23, 2021 in Progress Notes
Carl Rogers provided a vision for reformation, challenged conventions, engaged in qualitative research never before tried, and established much-needed new ethical guidelines.
By Nancy J. Kislin, LCSW, MFT on October 22, 2021 in Family and Trauma
Is the stress of managing life making you forgetful or distracted? These simple steps can protect your personal identity and financial life.
By Ilisa Kaufman Psy.D. on October 22, 2021 in The Beginning of the End
Ever wondered how to control death? Learn to manage anxiety around death with a few behavioral modifications.
By Lisa Firestone Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Compassion Matters
To a degree, many of us don’t actually want what we say we want. Because of learned defenses from our past, we unknowingly sabotage ourselves.
By Dona Matthews Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Going Beyond Intelligence
Giftedness is not innate. But it does develop, and kids who are intellectually advanced need special learning opportunities that match their ability.
By Meghna Mahambrey Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in SPARK
Want a quick and easy way to improve your relationship overnight? Learn to speak one another's love languages.
By Matthew J. Sharps Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in The Forensic View
Accuracy and errors in the scientific world depend in part on psychological principles. Forensic psychology can help to clarify these issues.
By Bruce Grierson on October 22, 2021 in The Carpe Diem Project
This show scatters lessons like confetti. Let’s look at some of the social science that’s propping it all up.
By Joel Nigg Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Helping Kids through ADHD
Leading pediatric organizations call for rapid investments and policy upgrades.
By Abigail Fagan on October 22, 2021 in The Therapy Center
When to move on and find a new therapist.
By Carolyn C. Ross M.D., M.P.H. on October 22, 2021 in Real Healing
It may be difficult to distinguish between binge eating disorder and other disordered eating. There is some overlap, though, and research can help.
By Carla Shuman Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in From Trial to Triumph
After the pandemic, loneliness has become its own epidemic. Use these strategies to make new meaningful connections regardless of your physical situation.
By John P. Schuster on October 22, 2021 in The Power of Your Past
In the barrage of discouraging news on problems not about to go away, we must try our best to remain calm.
By Tonya Lester LCSW on October 22, 2021 in Staying Sane Inside Insanity
If you still often feel like your concerns are never really addressed no matter how often you bring them up, you might be facing a "kind narcissist."
By Robert Puff Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Meditation for Modern Life
We are all capable of creating our own happiness, even if it takes a bit of hard work and effort.
By Darren J. Edwards Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Psychology in Society
Beyond prospect theory: Learn how new behavioral science and artificial intelligence modeling may help public health forecasters and save lives!
By Lawrence R. Samuel Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Future Trends
It’s clear that the continual encroachment of the Internet into our everyday lives has not been a free lunch.
By Elizabeth Dorrance Hall Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in Conscious Communication
Heading into another socially isolated winter? These research-based coping strategies work.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in How To Do Life
Copying may be enough, and it's usually prerequisite to quality creativity..
By Barbara Koltuska-Haskin, Ph.D. on October 22, 2021 in How My Brain Works
Herbs were used for stress and anxiety for generations, long before pharmaceuticals were introduced and commonly used. Herbs are slower acting but have much fewer side effects.
By Christopher Bergland on October 22, 2021 in The Athlete's Way
Most writers avoid common metaphors and cliché sayings. But new research shows that spicing up a sentence with metaphorical language creates richer meaning and greater engagement.
By Suzanne B. Phillips, Psy.D., ABPP on October 22, 2021 in Speaking About Trauma
If you are wondering why you rarely hear a “thank you” from your partner, the problem may not be a lack of love. It may be the imbalance of human adaptation versus appreciation.
By Isadora Alman MFT, CST on October 22, 2021 in Sex & Sociability
Sex is still possible if a man is unable to get an erection. Broaden the idea of sex, explore, and think creatively.
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