In The Art of Loving, Erich Fromm wrote: “Giving is more joyous than receiving, not because it is a deprivation, but because in the act of giving lies the expression of my aliveness.” The more we give, the more we experience the world as the creation of our efforts and as a reflection of our aliveness. In the well-being of individuals that we ...
Date Posted: June 25, 2016
Finding could be linked to depressive symptoms such as loss of appetite and sleep problems.
[Part 2] Lauren Nichols, Psy.D., professor in Adler’s Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology program, shares tips for parents raising children with mental illness in helping their children overcome stigma and managing their child’s ...
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Mental Health in AsiaGO
Think distant: the incredible power of abstract thought.
An afternoon in a Chinese clinic makes it clear how important a patient's speech can be to making a diagnosis.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Mental Health ProfessionsGO
The power of nonconformists, neural synchrony, pathological personality traits and more…
Categories: Relationships & MarriageGO
Practising self-acceptance is one of the best ways to deal with failure, recent research finds.
Categories: Self-Care / Self Compassion, Self-EsteemGO
Many people don’t even realise that they are discriminating based on race or gender. And they won’t believe that their unconscious actions have consequences until they see scientific evidence. Here it is.
Categories: Prejudice / DiscriminationGO
Merely touching money has the power to alter our behavior. Money makes us more selfish, less helpful, and less generous towards others
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent IssuesGO
Over the past 50 years, there has been an increasing appreciation of the role of feelings in people’s choices. Economic models suggest that people’s choices should be based on an objective assessment of the value that an option has related to a ...
University of Texas at Arlington researchers have found that low attention control in early adolescence is related to a genetic risk factor for four different anxiety disorders. Young teens who suffer from anxiety are also more vulnerable to ...
Categories: Anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Child ...GO
Mental health is a growing concern in this country. Illnesses such as depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia affect more than 43 million Americans. Only a small percentage will seek out professional help to challenge their demons (National ...
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Prejudice / DiscriminationGO
According to Grzywacz and colleagues, some studies have also suggested that working in a dirty environment can impact long-term cognitive functioning, while others have indicated that brain health may suffer as a result of an unstimulating ...
Within hours of the Orlando killings, newscasters and commentators were asking the predictable and familiar question: was the shooter a terrorist radicalized by ISIS ideology or was he struggling with a mental illness?
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Compared with their peers, male youths with severe antisocial behavior problems appear to have significant differences in brain structure, suggesting their problem behavior stems from early life changes in brain development.
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Oppositional & Defiant Behavior ...GO