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By John Edward Terrell Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in The Human Animal
Seeing is believing, but there is more to perception than meets the eye. So don't just watch your step—also watch what you believe to be true.
By Phil Reed D.Phil. on September 25, 2020 in Digital World, Real World
Evidence suggests that social media can create collective narcissism. What is the theory behind this, and how can you spot somebody vulnerable to the process?
By Michelle Carr Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Dream Factory
In a recent study, participants were asked to study an experimental room, and they then attempted to recreate this experimental scene while in a lucid dream.
By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Cutting-Edge Leadership
What are you going to do with your psychology major? Find out here.
By Jason Whiting Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Love, Lies and Conflict
Aggressive words hurt, and our brains react to pain with more anger, which can lead to an escalating cycle of spreading rage.
By Kelly Bulkeley Ph.D, on September 25, 2020 in Dreaming in the Digital Age
If you can measure something, you can improve it. Is that true for dreams?
By Matt Albert Ed.D. on September 25, 2020 in Big Picture Parenting
Parents are stressed out about remote learning. Here’s what educators are saying.
By Amy Cooper Hakim Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Working With Difficult People
You don't have to bully to be an effective leader. Learn why kindness is effective in the workplace.
By David Kyle Johnson Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Plato on Pop
“The Waldo Moment” was a prescient warning about “political fandom” that we did not heed. Are we paying the price?
By Jeremy Nicholson M.S.W., Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Persuasion, Bias, and Choice
A need for consistency often motivates people to make and keep commitments. Find out who has this need—and how to use it to persuade them to commit too.
By Lindsay Weisner Psy.D. on September 25, 2020 in The Venn Diagram Life
Creativity, Compassion, and Self-care: how can we care for others while caring for ourselves?
By Candace Good MD on September 25, 2020 in Own Your Present
While some college students are more isolated, others focus on health and enjoy a break from performing.
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Hope + Resilience
Parenting is often a challenge even in the best of times. The disruptions and stressors of COVID-19 have made it even more difficult, here are a few ways to work through it.
By Diana Raab PhD on September 25, 2020 in The Empowerment Diary
Are you feeling more depressed and anxious because of the pandemic? Many of us are and the reason is that we are social creatures. There are ways to help us feel more connected.
By Glenn Geher Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Darwin's Subterranean World
Courtship in humans can be extensive. This makes sense as choosing a life partner is as big a decision as any. Here is an evolutionary analysis of human courtship.
By Denise Winn on September 25, 2020 in Helping Humanity Thrive
How to make use of findings from psychological research.
By Anthony M. Bean, Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Geek Therapy for Professionals
Find out how Final Fantasy Tactics can help develop perseverance and grit.
By Eric R. Maisel Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Rethinking Mental Health
Whatever you want to get accomplished, whether it's in the secular realm or someplace more mysterious, nothing helps more than mastering daily practice.
By Andrea Bonior Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Friendship 2.0
If you're struggling with anxiety, trying to talk yourself out of doesn't often work. Picturing your anxiety in a new way can help send it packing.
By Sara A. Showalter Van Tongeren LCSW on September 25, 2020 in The Courage to Suffer
Has your anxiety increased recently? This may be why.
By Joseph E. Davis Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Our New Discontents
Pervasive peer comparisons by adolescents attending high-achieving schools are fanning the flames of anxiety and depression symptoms, recent research finds.
By Nan J. Wise Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Why Good Sex Matters
Is COVID stress blocking your sex drive? You are not alone. Here, five tips for rebooting your libido.
By Bryan E. Robinson Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in The Right Mindset
A new study shows how a sharp rise in mental health problems is associated with the conditions of our times.
By Lawrence R. Samuel Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Future Trends
Emerging technologies are altering the very notion of what constitutes “work” and who are considered to be successful people.
By Troy Rondinone Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in The Asylum
Nurse Ratched is a villain for the ages. Does Netflix do her justice?
By Joseph Cardillo Ph.D. on September 25, 2020 in Attention Training
We all have that one thing we keep doing or saying in our relationship that we wish we could stop. Here's a solution.
By American Psychoanalytic Association on September 25, 2020 in Psychoanalysis Unplugged
Young children may have difficulties with remote learning, but here are some suggestions for parents.
By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M. on September 25, 2020 in Head Games
For those who dispute the importance of the BLM movement, copious studies demonstrate that Black people face systematic, wide-ranging, and horrific biases.
By Ilisa Kaufman Psy.D. on September 25, 2020 in The Beginning of the End
Find out what happens when an OCD sufferer has Narcissistic Personality Disorder.
By Mickey A. Feher on September 25, 2020 in On Purpose
Many experts say that stress is our friend, but try to tell this to someone who is being bullied at work, or who is a victim of domestic violence, or who lost a loved one to COVID.
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