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By Alexandre Lazarow MBA on April 07, 2020 in Out-Innovate
One of the hardest decisions for any entrepreneur is when, and if, to start their own company. The decision can cause so much anxiety that for some, the time never comes.
By Alison Escalante M.D. on April 07, 2020 in Shouldstorm
Doctors and teams who are in a state of defense are going to make poorer decisions. But social connection can restore some of that critical thinking.
By Bella DePaulo Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Living Single
For Americans, confidence that family or friends will be there for them has increased over time, disrupting the popular trope that they are all alone.
By Jason Spendelow Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Bravery in Bereavement
Grieving the loss of a loved one may be especially challenging right now. Here are some ideas to help you through this difficult period.
By Lawrence R. Samuel Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in Future Trends
There are a bunch of positive things for which the pandemic is directly responsible.
By Kristin Meekhof on April 08, 2020 in A Widow's Guide to Healing
Curious what resilient people do and how they function? Here are 13 things resilient people do well.
By Tchiki Davis, Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in Click Here for Happiness
New revelations from the book Dirty Genes can help us optimize our health and beat disease.
By Coral Dando Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in Forensic Insights
Psychological coercion is one of the primary tools for grooming children for county lines criminal activity - it is effective, largely invisible and can have a long-lasting impact.
By Barton Goldsmith Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in Emotional Fitness
In Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, right after basic physiological and safety needs, is the need for love and belonging.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in How To Do Life
Psychological and practical but not medical questions and my responses.
By Glenn Geher Ph.D. on April 08, 2020 in Darwin's Subterranean World
Social distancing and all that goes with it stinks. Unfortunately, in the age of the coronavirus, it's become a way of life. Here is some evolutionarily informed advice to help.
By Catherine Aponte Psy.D. on April 07, 2020 in A Marriage of Equals
Does Intimacy Matter?
By Elaine Birchall, MSW, RSW, and Suzanne Cronkwright on April 07, 2020 in Conquer the Clutter
How can we cope during a pandemic with hoarding disorder?
By Patrick Corrigan, Psy.D. on April 07, 2020 in The Stigma Effect
Let’s separate the illness from the patient.
By Shainna Ali Ph.D., LMHC on April 07, 2020 in A Modern Mentality
Teletherapy can provide a great benefit to care, especially during COVID-19. Here are four key considerations to help you adjust to virtual sessions during this time.
By Michael D. Matthews Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Head Strong
The stress and challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic bear similarities to those experienced by combat soldiers, and so do factors that promote resilience to adversity.
By Raj Persaud, M.D. and Peter Bruggen, M.D. on April 07, 2020 in Slightly Blighty
We ... prefer leaders who just look more physically formidable, when we find ourselves facing an external threat.
By Kenneth J. Doka Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Good Mourning
At a time when deaths are occurring at rapid rates, there may be many factors isolating the bereaved—and thereby complicating grief.
By Steven Ing on April 07, 2020 in Sexual Futurist
As we focus on our needs as human beings, do we include our sexual needs? And what exactly are they?
By Stephen Greenspan Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Incompetence
Psychologists have much to say about why some people buy into dubious medical fads. A model of "foolish action" helps to explain the hydroxychloroquine fad for treating Covid-19.
By Goali Saedi Bocci Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Millennial Media
The recommendation to stay home while sick has been around forever. But few have ever taken this advice seriously. Will the public finally start listening?
By Polly Young-Eisendrath Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Living with Love
We might not think much about the power of speech, but in this time of physical and economic crisis, we need to consider carefully the emotional environment we create.
By Gina Barreca Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Snow White Doesn't Live Here Anymore
Pamela Katz, screenwriter and author, discusses how superficial fears are connected to deeper global ones. She also mentions that Zoom has a "touch up my appearance” option.
By Kimberly Key on April 07, 2020 in Counseling Keys
As people isolate in quarantine, another risky habit may develop as alcohol consumption is on the rise.
By Clay Drinko, Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Play Your Way Sane
Dementia changes people. But the principles of improvisation can increase positive engagement and help caregivers and loved ones stay connected.
By David B Seaburn Ph.D., L.M.F.T. on April 07, 2020 in Going Out Not Knowing
Resilience and loss in the time of COVID.
By Cynthia Li M.D. on April 07, 2020 in Brave New Medicine
Reflections from a medical residency director in a once-in-a-century pandemic.
By Peter Bongiorno ND, LAc on April 07, 2020 in Inner Source
There no single item that can prevent anxiety during this time. But what combination of ideas is effective?
By Gad Saad Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Homo Consumericus
Our current self-isolation might be challenging, but there are endless greater sources of suffering. Be grateful for what you have.
By J. Richard Gentry Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Raising Readers, Writers, and Spellers
If you work with children symptomatic or diagnosed with dyslexia, here's new information from the science of reading.
By Mark Travers Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Social Instincts
Researchers examine the important yet overlooked link between gratitude and sex.
By Rob Whitley, Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Talking About Men
Several organizations are working to reduce mental distress in the police, and CBS screenwriters are joining in, as seen in an upcoming episode of the popular TV show S.W.A.T.
By Eugene Rubin M.D., Ph.D. on April 07, 2020 in Demystifying Psychiatry
Treating ADHD with stimulant medications may help reduce suicidal behavior. This effect is not observed with non-stimulant medication for ADHD.
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