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By Cortney S. Warren PhD, ABPP on October 17, 2021 in Naked Truth
Are you struggling with a loss? Now can be the start of your next life adventure, if you choose to see it as one.
By E. Paul Zehr Ph.D. on October 17, 2021 in Black Belt Brain
Few things are actually impossible but a lot of things are improbable. While it looked unlikely, scientific efforts produced a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine.
By Robert Puff Ph.D. on October 17, 2021 in Meditation for Modern Life
A Personal Perspective: What stories do you tell yourself? Do these stories build you up, fill you with gratitude, and put a smile on your face? Or Do they fill you with shame?
By Rob Blakey Ph.D. on October 17, 2021 in Trauma Recovery
Trauma recovery - does it exist?
By Constance Scharff Ph.D. on October 17, 2021 in Ending Addiction for Good
Are you drinking too much "Mommy Juice?" If so, here are three tips to help you drink less and connect in a more positive way with your children and family.
By Matt W. Wolff on October 17, 2021 in Strife's Rich Pageant
What do you get when you cross a famous psychiatrist and pop music? "Life Before Death."
By Anjan Chatterjee MD, FAAN on October 17, 2021 in Brain, Behavior, and Beauty
Three psychological dimensions shape our aesthetic responses to our surroundings, inside or out, natural or human-made.
By Mitzi Perdue MPA on October 17, 2021 in To End Human Trafficking
Vanda M looks back on what caused her to be trafficked, and the factors that restored her to a close-to-normal life.
By Marianne Brandon Ph.D. on October 16, 2021 in The Future of Intimacy
Just because someone watched a type of porn doesn't mean that they want to experience it. But it can offer clues about what they may desire.
By Susan J. Lewis Ph.D., J.D. on October 16, 2021 in Law & Disorder
Neuroscience data belongs in the courtroom when criminal responsibility is the defense used.
By Michael Jawer on October 16, 2021 in Feeling Too Much
While many, perhaps most, kids experience imaginary companions, what does it mean when characters become real for grown-up novelists and many of their adult readers?
By Katharine Brooks Ed.D. on October 16, 2021 in Career Transitions
Are you ready to be part of The Great Resignation? You're not alone.
By Guy P. Harrison on October 16, 2021 in About Thinking
The human brain loves nature. Looking for a way to boost work output, creativity, or just feel better at work? Answer the call of the wild.
By Ronald E. Riggio Ph.D. on October 16, 2021 in Cutting-Edge Leadership
Why do I experience your glee or pain? Emotional contagion may help explain.
By Andrea F. Polard Psy.D. on October 16, 2021 in A Unified Theory of Happiness
Don't judge yourself or others for mistakes. Instead, learn about intelligence. Find out five ways to make brighter choices.
By Neel Burton M.D. on October 16, 2021 in Hide and Seek
The documentary Cured chronicles the years-long campaign which led the American Psychiatric Association (APA) to remove homosexuality from its manual of mental disorders.
By Jennifer Guttman Psy.D. on October 16, 2021 in Sustainable Life Satisfaction
Burnout at work is at an all-time high and increases anxiety and depression. Find out how using four techniques can help prevent the symptoms from spiraling out of control.
By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on October 16, 2021 in Evidence-Based Living
A new review investigates how adolescent experiences on social media affect their well-being.
By Michael Castleman M.A. on October 16, 2021 in All About Sex
Can polyamorous relationships last? Critics assert that polyam relationships are brief, and smokescreens for infidelity. But a recent study shows many thrive for decades.
By Katherine Schreiber MFA, LMSW on October 16, 2021 in The Truth About Exercise Addiction
Poor sleep is both a hallmark of and contributor to mental health issues. Here's why sleep and our psyche go hand in hand—and how to improve both.
By Darcia F. Narvaez Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Moral Landscapes
Nearly every modern illness can be traced to inflammation. And nearly every kind of system we live in today leads to inflammation.
By Alan Jern Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Overthinking TV
Netflix's "Squid Game" is a suspenseful mega-hit. But it's also a great illustration of two fundamental concepts from psychology.
By Elizabeth Cohen Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Divorce Course
Take a moment to notice what it feels like in your body when you hear the phrase, “Live life by design, not by default.” Do you notice that your shoulders drop and you breathe deeper?
By Johanna Peetz Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Financial Matters
Do you often leave the grocery store with unplanned purchases? A shopping list can help, even when shopping virtually.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in How To Do Life
An homage and suggestions.
By Deborah J. Cohan, Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Social Lights
Strangulation is one of the strongest predictors of domestic homicide.
By Reid J. Daitzman Ph.D., ABPP on October 15, 2021 in Magical Enlightenment
What gets to you? What are your personal psychological irritants? Learn about "petty annoyances" and how to cope.
By Lauren Mizock Ph.D. on October 15, 2021 in Cultural Competence
Women with mental illness face a number of challenges but also have unique sources of strength and resilience.
By Kathryn Ford M.D. on October 15, 2021 in Openings
What is the one most important thing you can do to keep the love you have or to get back the love you’ve lost? Tune into openness to have less hurt and more love.
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