Relationship between Age and Emotions

This article explains the reason behind why people of different ages feel a certain way. Ageing and before-death situations are also said to have an impact on one’s emotional well-being.

Sep 14

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Aging & Geriatric Issues, ...

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Trauma from Sexual Violence

This article talks about how the trauma suffered by young women from sexual abuse can result in the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Sep 13

Categories: Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues, Adjusting to Change / Life ...

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Expectations vs Outcome

Do outcomes eventually match our expectations? Some people say that we should not expect too much because then it is easier to be disappointed. However, recent studies have demonstrated that expectations may very well translate to the corresponding ...

Sep 12

Categories: Child Development, Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance, ...

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Relationship between Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

This article talks about how being Bipolar can affect an addict or someone going through recovery from addiction.

Sep 11

Categories: Addictions, Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Bipolar, Health / ...

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Significance of our Childhood

This article explains how childhood experiences are more valuable than we think as they contribute to a huge part of who we are today.

Sep 11

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Parents and Playtime

Recent studies suggest that parents can influence their children’s toy preferences over time simply by exposing them to more variety of play items.

Sep 10

Categories: Parenting

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The Psychological Impacts of Political Ads

Political advertisements are crafted to capture and retain the audience’s attention as quickly as possible. The most common and possibly, effective, way to accomplish this is by appealing to voters’ emotions.

Sep 8

Categories: Other

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Suicide Amongst Those Without a Mental Health Diagnosis

A recent finding suggests that more than 33% of U.S. Army soldiers do not have a history of mental illness.

Sep 8

Categories: Complex PTSD, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) / Trauma / ...

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Ways to improve Self-Esteem

There are days when we feel so good as though nothing can bring us down, but there are also days when we feel like a failure and everything is falling apart. It is normal for everyone to experience fluctuations in our self-esteem. The following are ...

Sep 7

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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You are in control of your emotions

It starts with believing that you are in control of your emotions to alleviate any emotional distress present. When people experience a negative emotion, they either give in and let themselves be negatively affected by them, or they would try to ...

Sep 7

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Ambivalence during childhood

Ambivalence can affect a teen’s state of mind during growth process. Ambivalence is having a mixed feeling and being inconsistent in behavior and decisions, it can cause conflict and confusion in the mind. This article explains how Ambivalence can ...

Sep 6

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Child and/or Adolescent ...

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Genetic factors and Vegetarianism

Vegetarianism may be more than just a diet choice, as recent studies would suggest. A chemical called 6-7i-propylthiouricil, abbreviated as PROP, has been linked to an individual’s tendency to reject vegetables.

Sep 5

Categories: Other

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Examining Conformity

One of the most famous psychological study in the field is the Solomon-Asch study which examined the extent to which individuals conform to the group’s standard. The study was the first of its kind because it showed that individuals could be ...

Sep 5

Categories: Other

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Modern treatment for Anxiety and Fear

Technology advancement is one of the greatest gifts in our society today. A modern form of treatment called the Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy (VRGET), was invented and deemed as an effective way to treat certain phobias, anxiety, panic ...

Sep 4

Categories: Adult psychological development, Agoraphobia, Anxiety, Cognitive ...

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Imposter Syndrome

This article talks about a psychological condition called Imposter Syndrome, when people cannot recognize their achievements.

Sep 4

Categories: Adult psychological development, Health Psychology, Self-Confidence, ...

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