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By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in In the Name of Love
There are good reasons for not rushing love and persuasive arguments for the value of quickies. Can we both not rush love and still enjoy having quickies?
By Gurit E. Birnbaum, Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Intimately Connected
Do feelings of uncertainty about partners' romantic interest increase or decrease their sexual desirability?
By Michael S. Scheeringa M.D. on May 19, 2018 in Stress Relief
New advice on how to help children following a school shooting. Much advice found online is solid, but some appears impractical or counterproductive.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on May 19, 2018 in Fulfillment at Any Age
Narcissists believe themselves to be without flaws. When you encounter a malignant narcissist, research shows that this is how to succeed at saying "no."
By Marilyn Price-Mitchell Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in The Moment of Youth
A new report, “Wellness in the Age of the Smartphone,” suggests intelligent ways to keep your children and teens healthy in the Digital Age.
By Lisa Firestone Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Compassion Matters
When someone takes on and blames themselves for their trauma, it can have a severe impact on their budding sense of identity.
By David J. Ley Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Women Who Stray
The idea of enforced monogamy only works when we treat female sexuality as an economic commodity
By OSU Ross Center for Brain Health and Performance on May 21, 2018 in The Social Brain
Can you promote brain health in the workplace? Yup! The Social Brain Blog sat down with executives from Thrive Global, Hilton and others to discuss brain health in the workplace.
By Barton Goldsmith Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Emotional Fitness
Loneliness and depression are the new killers. In fact, recent studies show that either one (or both) can be more dangerous to your life than obesity or using tobacco products.
By Dale Hartley Ph.D., MBA on May 21, 2018 in Machiavellians: Gulling the Rubes
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By Michael F. Kay on May 21, 2018 in Financial Life Focus
When it comes to your money life, being purposeful is really important.
By David Ludden Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Talking Apes
There’s far more than just raging hormones behind the risky behaviors that so many adolescents engage in.
By Michael Friedman Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Brick by Brick
"I just couldn’t in good conscience contribute to that," says Russ Rankin of the often harmful practices of the meat and dairy industries.
By Jonathan Foiles LCSW on May 21, 2018 in The Thing With Feathers
Anxiety is usually thought of as the fear of loss. A case example from my practice illustrates that it can also be triggered by something that is all too near.
By Nancy K Schlossberg Ed.D. on May 21, 2018 in Transitions Through Life
Are you having trouble figuring out how to cope with setbacks? If so, think about the three major ways to cope.
By Jessica Pierce Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in All Dogs Go to Heaven
You may have heard of "animal hospice," but do you know what it looks like in day to day practice?
By Glenn C. Altschuler Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in This Is America
Although they are in hot pursuit of happiness, psychologists and neuroscientists do not always clarify the degree to which happiness is primarily a cultural or scientific concept.
By Tamar Chansky Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Worry Wise
While we may pin our hurt on others, it is really our beliefs about the meaning of events, about ourselves, about how things should be that are the culprits.
By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on May 21, 2018 in Evidence-Based Living
A new systematic review published earlier this month looks specifically at the reasons that youth injure themselves.
By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D. on May 21, 2018 in Why Bad Looks Good
Tempted to jump into water cooler gossip? Beware, the traits you attribute to others are attributed to you
By Diana Raab PhD on May 21, 2018 in The Empowerment Diary
Has a loved one recently died and you have no idea how to write the eulogy at the memorial? Here are some tips and examples to make the task easier.
By Arash Emamzadeh on May 20, 2018 in Finding a New Home
What security measures have schools adopted? Do they work?
By Stanley O. Gaines, Jr. Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Deep Focus
One of the few studies to compare patterns of romanticism and resource exchange among Black-White vs. other interracial couples found no difference.
By Cami Rosso on May 20, 2018 in The Future Brain
"Westworld" raises many philosophical questions on the potential impact of human-like robots powered by artificial intelligence (AI).
By Mariana Bockarova Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Romantically Attached
How this unconventional method help!
By Armin Zadeh, MD, Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in The Forgotten Art of Love
Is happiness a matter of the mind, luck, or destiny?
By Bryan E. Robinson Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in The Right Mindset
Is your workplace wearing you out? Grade your job for hazards to your mental health.
By Linda and Charlie Bloom on May 20, 2018 in Stronger at the Broken Places
There really are some mismatched pairs.
By Hilary Jacobs Hendel LCSW on May 20, 2018 in Emotion as Information
Despite all his good fortune, this man could not shake the nagging feeling that he wasn’t enough.
By Harriet Lerner Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in The Dance of Connection
These 9 surprising talking tips will to help you get through to a difficult person or group.
By Jack Schafer Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Let Their Words Do the Talking
This formula for effective communication is easy to remember and can be applied to many business and social situations.
By Miki Kashtan Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Acquired Spontaneity
Often enough, we cannot predict what the consequences might be, nor what our capacity to accept them is. Sometimes, we discover by doing.
By Stanton Peele Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Addiction in Society
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