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By Rubin Khoddam Ph.D. on June 24, 2021 in The Addiction Connection
PTSD can have many long-term effects if left untreated. However, CBT is one of several evidence-based treatments that can help individuals heal from the trauma of their past.
By Gregg Henriques Ph.D. on June 24, 2021 in Theory of Knowledge
The COVID crisis showed how group decision-making can be chaotic and polarized. The General Collective Intelligence platform is a model for how we might do better in the future.
By Kailey Spina Horan, Ph.D., LMHC on June 24, 2021 in The Reality of Gen Z
Here are five simple statements to improve parent-child interactions and de-escalate family arguments and conflicts.
By Bella DePaulo Ph.D. on June 24, 2021 in Living Single
Women assaulted by strangers are sometimes asked about their romantic partners. Why is that considered relevant?
By George S. Everly, Jr. PhD, ABPP, FACLP on June 24, 2021 in When Disaster Strikes: Inside Disaster Psychology
Stop trying to void the challenges of life. Go out and find them. They will teach you and make you stronger.
By Robert J King Ph.D. on June 24, 2021 in Hive Mind
Do the effects of long COVID threaten sexual relationships? Possibly, mediated through damaging our sense of smell.
By Beverly B. Palmer Ph.D. on June 24, 2021 in Lasting Love
Is it helpful to incorporate another point of view? There are many benefits to doing so.
By Grace Blair on June 24, 2021 in School of Thought
"Are you a math person or a language person?" Now you can be both. Reframing math as a language has benefits in both the classroom and the mind.
By Berit Brogaard D.M.Sci., Ph.D on June 24, 2021 in The Superhuman Mind
Employers often use emotional intelligence tests to screen job candidates. However, the use of these tests is potentially problematic.
By Elizabeth Aura McClintock Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in It’s a Man’s, and a Woman’s, World
COVID-19 drove a decrease in mothers' paid work hours, in gender parity in parenting, and in fertility. These changes may shape a generation.
By Susan Biali Haas M.D. on June 23, 2021 in Prescriptions for Life
Have you been feeling blah and aimless? These five simple strategies can give your life and outlook an immediate boost.
By Jake Teeny Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in A Difference of Opinion
As the U.S. approaches its July 4 vaccination goal, here are the best tactics from behavioral research to help persuade those who remain vaccine-hesitant.
By Michael W. Austin Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Ethics for Everyone
Gratitude is good, and it is also good for us.
By Danielle Ramo Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in From Z to Alpha
Wondering how the online world can be joyful for LGBTQ+ youth? There are plenty of ways.
By Eileen Bailey on June 23, 2021 in Let's Talk About Mental Health
Is anxiety preventing you from sleeping or interfering with your daily life? Here are 10 tips for lessening your symptoms.
By Christopher Bergland on June 23, 2021 in The Athlete's Way
Hearing self-selected songs from a playlist of personal favorites can offset mental fatigue and make running on a treadmill seem easier, a new study reports.
By Michael J Breus Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Sleep Newzzz
If you wake up in the morning with jaw pain, you may be grinding your teeth.
By Ilan Kelman Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Disaster By Choice
The world's only research center devoted to the science of warnings has been launched at University College London.
By Caroline Leavitt on June 23, 2021 in Runs in the Family
If you can calm your anxiety, your sense of yourself will calm, too.
By Shainna Ali Ph.D., LMHC on June 23, 2021 in A Modern Mentality
It's rare to scroll on a social platform without coming across a meme. Can they actually be used to foster mental wellness?
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Animal Emotions
A new book by Michael Tobias and Jane Morrison is a virtual anthrozoological encyclopedia—a magical mystery tour—that shows how our struggle to exist has actually isolated us.
By Eric Karpinski and Becca Labbe Karpinski on June 23, 2021 in Putting Happiness to Work
"I have to fire my VP of sales. People love him but I need better results. Should I throw a goodbye party, or is that too painful and awkward?"
By Cheryl Harasymchuk Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in The Positive Side of Relationships
Can planned dates be exciting?
By Dorothy Firman Ed.D. LMHC, BCC on June 23, 2021 in Living a Life of Purpose
Stepping into the next stage of our unfolding offers us a chance to bring forward new and important ways of being. It's time to re-enter our new normal with a new take on life.
By Michael L. Birnbaum M.D. on June 23, 2021 in The Health of Our Youth
From your digital data on your phone to telehealth, how technology holds the key adolescent psychiatry.
By Jeremy Nicholson M.S.W., Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in The Attraction Doctor
Why do relationships get stuck as "just friends" or friends with benefits? It may be due to a difference in short-term sexual or long-term commitment standards.
By Mitchell M. Handelsman Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in The Ethical Professor
Most classes this fall will be held on campus, but I’m staying remote. Should I still strongly encourage, or require students, to keep their cameras on?
By Nancy Darling Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Thinking About Kids
Many parents think they should be providing kids with huge quantities of child-focused time. Here are 3 things that kids really need from parents.
By Darcia F. Narvaez Ph.D. on June 23, 2021 in Moral Landscapes
U.S. parenting culture and practices increase anxiety in parent and child. Traditional societies know techniques that support calm and well-being in parent and child.
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