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By Michelle vanDellen Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Too Many Goals
How a classic study of self-control can guide us during the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Alexandra H Solomon Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Loving Bravely
Is someone you love refusing to take the coronavirus as seriously as you are? Here are strategies for dealing with the fear, frustration, and relationship fallout.
By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W. on March 27, 2020 in Off the Couch
“I know I’m not supposed to ask about your personal life,” said Judy, who had been in therapy with me for awhile before COVID-19. “But I’m worried about how you're doing."
By Christopher S. Reina, Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in At the Leading Edge
Are you struggling to stay focused and get work done among COVID-19 changes? Two ways your brain may be making it worse and what you can do about it.
By Cami Rosso on March 28, 2020 in The Future Brain
FluSense uses AI to detect flu and novel viral outbreaks like COVID-19 based on coughs and heat images in public spaces.
By Walter Veit on March 28, 2020 in Science and Philosophy
Schopenhauer and Freud on the pains of human intimacy.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on March 28, 2020 in How To Do Life
How I’m staying sane.
By Shahram Heshmat Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Science of Choice
With the present bias, individuals place extra weight on more immediate rewards.
By Shauna H Springer Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Free-Range Psychology
"Why are some people not engaging in social distancing given the risk to all of us and what can we do about it?" There are many reasons, but one of the major ones is this...
By Melissa Orlov on March 27, 2020 in May I Have Your Attention
Some are scared that they will be the victim of their ADHD partner’s poor hygiene habits or risky behavior. They are correct to be anxious, but there are ways to improve things.
By Dawn Delgado LMFT, CEDS-S, EMDR on March 27, 2020 in Eating Disorders
Is it too soon to look for silver lining of the coronavirus pandemic?
By Doreen Dodgen-Magee, Psy.D. on March 27, 2020 in Deviced!
Daily losses related to the pandemic and resulting quarantine can add up to big grief. Working through them as they come can help you stay healthy while sheltering in place.
The global pandemic brings big feelings with it. A bit of time spent naming and working through them can help you stay healthy in uncertain times.
By Elizabeth Cohen Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Divorce Course
Dealing with COVID-19 is overwhelming, but dealing with the pandemic while getting divorced is overwhelming. Get a tip on how to manage your overwhelm.
By Bobby Azarian Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Mind In The Machine
Social distancing from infected or high-risk family members may soon become necessary for many people. Here's how to be prepared for the psychological effects.
By Ana Nogales, Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Family Secrets
As much as we try to avoid this reality, it affects each and every one of us. How can we mantain a balance?
By Marvin Karlins, Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in The Psychological Edge
From career to coffin: When is the best time for you to retire?
By Linda and Charlie Bloom on March 27, 2020 in Stronger at the Broken Places
When we think of rituals, we often think of those offered by religious traditions, designed by others whose frame of reference may not be exactly in keeping with our own.
By Pirkko Markula Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Fit Femininity
Are you looking for alternative ways to exercise that aren't at a gym? Running outside can be empowering.
By John Sean Doyle on March 27, 2020 in Luminous Things
So often, life will hand us facts we’d never wish for. We do not have to like them, but keep looking for what you can control and never let go of the hope that will keep you going.
By Alicia H. Clark Psy.D. on March 27, 2020 in Hack Your Anxiety
When it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic, anxiety can spook you into thinking you can't handle it, even though you already are. Here's how to keep growing capacity and balance.
By Peg O'Connor Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Philosophy Stirred, Not Shaken
Liquor stores as “essential businesses” gives a peek at the American psyche.
By Gary L. Wenk Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Your Brain on Food
Move over sellers of last year’s miracle brain enhancer, Prevagen, there’s a new snake oil in town - Neuriva
By Ira Hyman Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Mental Mishaps
"Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" is a game movie fans play. It's based on classic psychology research and important for understanding the need to self-isolate. Who do you stay home for?
By Danielle Teller on March 27, 2020 in Tipping Sacred Cows
How to stay sane while sheltering-in-place with teens.
By John Torous MD, MBI on March 27, 2020 in Digital Mental Health
Thousands of mental health apps exist. But how do you find the safe and effective ones?
By Bill Eddy LCSW, JD on March 27, 2020 in 5 Types of People Who Can Ruin Your Life
We're going through a lot and we're in this together. We can all try statements that show empathy, attention, and respect with family members, those we work with, and in politics.
By Robyn Koslowitz Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Targeted Parenting
Parenting neurodiverse children is challenging in the best of times! Use this 5-step survival guide for neurodiverse parenting challenges during the coronacrisis.
By Polly Campbell on March 27, 2020 in Imperfect Spirituality
This routine is saving me from shelter-in-place-with-a-teen stress and even made things more fun and interesting.
By Mitchell M. Handelsman Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in The Ethical Professor
During these crazy times, teaching and learning continue. Thus, I present a situation we can ponder while we’re waiting for our next teleconference to start.
By Ann Gold Buscho Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in A Better Divorce
The coronavirus adds a new layer of worry and anxiety to an already stressful divorce process. If you're stuck at home, you can still finish your divorce with these 10 steps.
By Azadeh Aalai Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in The First Impression
How to maintain social distancing while also avoiding loneliness.
By Scott G. Eberle Ph.D. on March 27, 2020 in Play in Mind
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