Narcissism VS Self-Esteem

There is often a misconception between the term ‘Self-esteem’ and ‘Narcissism’. Many often think that having high self-esteem makes one narcissistic or rather, having high self-esteem means being narcissistic. The truth is from as young as a ...

Sep 28

Categories: Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Child Development, Parenting, ...

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Overcome Chronic pain today

This article talks about different ways to let go and overcome any chronic pain and illness you’re currently facing.

Sep 27

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

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Who Can You Trust?

How do you know who you can trust? A recent experiment suggests that an individual’s guilt-proneness is one of the strongest predictor of one’s trustworthiness.

Sep 26

Categories: Other, Personality problems, Trust Issues

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Recalling Emotional Memories

With the recent media focus on the Kavanaugh-Ford scandal, questions regarding recall and memory have surfaced. A special form of memory is particularly interesting, termed “flashbulb memories”. Flashbulb memories are formed during significant ...

Sep 26

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

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To what extent is it Emotional Abuse?

This article helps us identify what is deemed as emotional abuse, when and how is an action or situation a form of emotional abuse.

Sep 25

Categories: Adult psychological development, Bullying, Emotional Abuse, ...

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Inequality as a disorder

Economic inequality is one of the signs that foreshadows societal disorder. It can also negatively impact people's lives and is highly associated with risky medical conditions.

Sep 21

Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health Psychology, Mental Health ...

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The Truth about Psychopaths

This article talks about the common misconceptions people have about psychopaths and who they really are, what type of person they are and what drew them to having psychopathic tendencies.

Sep 21

Categories: Adult psychological development, Antisocial personality, Personality ...

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ADHD drugs worsen health

Contrary to popular beliefs, studies have proven that drugs used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are ineffective in bettering one’s cognitive functioning and can instead harm certain functioning abilities.

Sep 20

Categories: Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity ...

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New treatment method that identifies emotions

New treatment methods were designed from technology inspirations and research about perceiving different moods from neural signals in the human brain.

Sep 20

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

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Relationship between Brain functioning and Depression

This article talks about how certain experiences in life may lead to signs of Depression in many ways due to the way our brain reacts to wins and losses. A strong reaction to winning enhances the positive impacts of good experiences on symptoms of ...

Sep 20

Categories: Adult psychological development, Depression, Health Psychology

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The Emotions behind Anger

What is really driving that anger we feel?

Sep 19

Categories: Anger Management, Self help groups, Self-Care / Self Compassion

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The Codependency Model

Treating codependency usually involves focusing on an addict’s romantic partner or family member rather than the relationship or experience itself with someone diagnosed with codependency. Despite being related to trauma, codependency can also be ...

Sep 18

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Codependency / Dependency, ...

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The Link between ADHD and Parkinsons’

A new study has found that adults with an ADHD diagnosis and those currently on psychostimulant medication have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s-like disorders.

Sep 17

Categories: Adult ADHD, Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit ...

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Expressing Gratitude

Humans are social creatures and are hardwired to look towards social relationships in their pursuit of happiness. Gratitude is key in this equation because it facilitates contentment and reciprocal behavior. However, it often seems that we have so ...

Sep 17

Categories: Relationships & Marriage, Self-Care / Self Compassion, ...

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Why People Stay Despite Hurricane Warnings

Hurricane Florence is expected to hit the Carolinas in the United States soon, and like many others before it, many are choosing to stay behind despite the warnings of possible heavy consequences.

Sep 15

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Stress Management

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