Facebook Friends

The emotional ups and downs of social media: a look at what it means to be "friends" with someone on Facebook, how online interactions can hurt or help us offline, and how to improve your social media manners.

My Quibble With FB

By Sonja Lyubomirsky Ph.D.

Why sharing our thoughts and feelings renders them less special.

Facebook and Friendship

By Michael W. Austin Ph.D.

Are Facebook friends true friends?

Rejection on Facebook

By Guy Winch Ph.D.

Why it hurts as much as in real life.

The High Cost of Online Exhibitionism

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

Over-sharing on Facebook can really mess up your career and your relationships

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