There's new evidence that depression is not just a disorder of the mind.
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By Glenn C. Altschuler Ph.D. on February 05, 2019 in This Is America
Although UFO sightings are unsubstantiated, testimonials to the existence of aliens on earth often changes lives. And UFO believers aren't only uneducated fringe members of society
By Nancy Colier LCSW, Rev. on February 04, 2019 in Inviting a Monkey to Tea
Knowing is always better than not knowing. But what if it isn't?
By Jonathan Wai Ph.D. on February 04, 2019 in Finding the Next Einstein
We seem drawn to the belief that our lives can be made better with “one weird trick.”
By John T. Chirban Ph.D, Th.D. on February 02, 2019 in Alive Inside!
Narcissist behaviors extract a heavy toll in relationships. By confronting the origins of these adaptive behaviors, means are avaialble to develop healthy, sustaining relationships
By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D., MPP on January 30, 2019 in Ambigamy
An imagined meeting of the minds about faith and fiction.
By Nigel Barber Ph.D. on January 29, 2019 in The Human Beast
Buying into the afterlife is rather like buying a lottery ticket.
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D. on January 28, 2019 in Hope + Resilience
In this interview, Dr. Daryl Van Tongeren explains how spiritual fortitude offers a helpful framework as we move through suffering and how we can foster it in ourselves and others.
By Ralph Lewis M.D. on January 28, 2019 in Finding Purpose
Do you find the scientific reductionist worldview unsatisfying? Is that all there is—just particles? Discover another whole new side to science: complexity theory and emergence.
By Larry Culliford on January 25, 2019 in Spiritual Wisdom for Secular Times
Science is wonderful, but the worldview it offers can be incomplete and too impersonal. A strong movement is afoot to change that.
By David B Seaburn Ph.D., L.M.F.T. on January 24, 2019 in Going Out Not Knowing
What is prayer? Answer or question?
By Alicia H. Clark Psy.D. on January 23, 2019 in Hack Your Anxiety
Curious why you felt so inspired and yet so sad watching the latest version of "A Star is Born?" This film's messages matter for mental health.
By Diana Raab Ph.D. on January 23, 2019 in The Empowerment Diary
Have you wondered about those who engage in spiritual bypassing? This post is a summary of John Welwood's work and other musings.
By Shireen Jeejeebhoy on January 21, 2019 in Concussion Is Brain Injury
Brain injury is like God has taken his pruning shears and reshaped your life right back. When you're pruned, so are your friends and family and the doctors and therapists you see.
By Eric Haseltine Ph.D. on January 21, 2019 in Long Fuse, Big Bang
New research could turn some skeptics into believers.
By Kirk J. Schneider Ph.D. on January 18, 2019 in Awakening to Awe
Abstract of invited address to the upcoming Second World Congress of Existential Therapy.
By Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D., and Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D. on January 16, 2019 in Emotional Nourishment
We can reduce discontentment and enhance deeper living through appreciating the beauty and poetry of ordinary activities.
By Alex Pattakos Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in The Meaningful Life
Be realistic, expect miracles.
By Dana Klisanin Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Digital Altruism
Are you having challenges sticking with a new meditation practice? Transformative tech can provide support.
By Steve Taylor Ph.D. on January 14, 2019 in Out of the Darkness
Recent studies have shown significant evidence for psi phenomena like telepathy and precognition. So why isn't psi more widely accepted by scientists and academics?
By Ralph Lewis M.D. on January 12, 2019 in Finding Purpose
Theism must explain the Problem of Evil; atheism must explain everything else. Doing so would seem impossible. How then did science arrive at an atheistic worldview?
By Miki Kashtan Ph.D. on January 11, 2019 in Acquired Spontaneity
Clarity came in the form of the Core Commitments—my best understanding of what it means to live a life of nonviolence and the foundation of a community for living it together.
By Elyakim Kislev Ph.D. on January 11, 2019 in Happy Singlehood
Unmarried individuals in today's world sometimes feel better being alone, returning to their individual-tailored eating habits, and listening to their body needs more carefully.
By Stanton Peele Ph.D. on January 11, 2019 in Addiction in Society
Life can be better—and longer, and addiction-free—when you have a sustainable passion.
By Andy Tix Ph.D. on January 10, 2019 in The Pursuit of Peace
“Soulfelt” appears in none of the major dictionaries. By this criterion, it is not a word. But, it should be.
By David B Seaburn Ph.D., L.M.F.T. on January 06, 2019 in Going Out Not Knowing
No one can live in the present moment. Now what?