Scare tactics informed by brain science.
Date Posted: October 31, 2015
Categories: Fear, OtherGO
Self-awareness involves recognising the many selves in you, both primary and disowned, and how they affect your thoughts, feelings and behaviour. What are primary and disowned selves, and how do they work in you?
Categories: Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance, Self-Care / Self CompassionGO
It is possible to both do good and make money.
Categories: Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance, Mental Health Professions, ...GO
Might the scapegoat of a family benefit from being scapegoated?
Categories: Adult psychological development, Blended Family IssuesGO
My dependence on devices reached an embarrassing low recently. As I hurried to leave for work one morning, I patted my back pocket and realized I did not have my phone. Seconds later, in a fully automatic behavioral response, I patted my back pocket ...
A five week treatment with the synthetic hormone oxytocin significantly improved social, emotional and behavioral issues among young children with autism, according to a University of Sydney research.
Categories: Autism spectrum disordersGO
Contrary to popular belief, an individual's personality is only slightly affected by their birth position among siblings, according to a study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Categories: Child DevelopmentGO
Without good communication skills and quality time dedicated to communicating, relationships soon flounder and fail, especially among couples with the stress of careers and a full family life. Couples need to learn that their relationship is not a ...
Categories: Relationships & MarriageGO
How can you tell if someone is depressed? The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) -- the 'bible' of psychiatry -- diagnoses depression when patients tick off a certain number of symptoms on the DSM checklist.
Receiving praise and recognition in the workplace motivates us for simple tasks but not for more complex projects, according to a new study co-authored by a University of Greenwich academic.
Categories: Workplace IssuesGO
Being better at reading facial emotions is just one of the benefits of being prone to guilt.
Categories: Mental Health in AsiaGO
Talk therapy coupled with early intervention and low doses of anti-psychotic medication can be more effective for people with schizophrenia than routine treatment, a major US study said Tuesday.
Scientists are discovering something very peculiar about aging: How we feel about getting old matters. A lot.
Categories: Aging & Geriatric IssuesGO
It's often assumed that economic gains will lead to a corresponding boost in happiness, but science suggests that the relationship between economics and happiness is actually much more complicated. Research has shown that getting promotion or a ...
As a college student, I spent a lot of time thinking about what my work life would be like. I watched the adults in my life and saw that not everyone loved the work they did. Many of them were glad that they could provide for their families, but ...
Categories: Happiness, Workplace IssuesGO