Psychology Today Magazine
November 2015

The 10-Second Take

The 10-Second Take

By Pamela Weintraub

When it comes to reading people, a glance can tell us some personality basics, but don’t count on it if you’re looking for love.
Sympathy for the Deviant

Sympathy for the Deviant

By Jennifer Bleyer

The stigma of child sexual abuse may prevent potential abusers from getting help before they commit harm.
A Tale of Two Sisters

A Tale of Two Sisters

By Nancy L. Segal Ph.D.

Jen Bricker grew up idolizing Olympian Dominique Moceanu from afar. Then came an incredible discovery.
Catching Madness

Catching Madness

By Harriet Washington

Can we catch OCD, anorexia, or schizophrenia the way we can the flu?

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Supplemental Science: Ich Bin Ein Fathead

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You Don’t Know Jack (or Jeb, or Hillary)

By Matt Huston

Love and Tell

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Caveat Amateur

By Alexis Hatcher

Trust at First Sight

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Letting Our Guard Down

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Good Vibrations

By Elena Weissmann, Alexis Hatcher

Secret Agents

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