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By Justin J Lehmiller Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in The Myths of Sex
Gupta traveled the world to learn what other cultures are doing differently. He explores how we can use that information to enhance our health in his new series.
By Tia Powell MD on April 17, 2019 in Dementia Reimagined
Learning about dementia from a world-class scholar.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Animal Emotions
"They're not unconditional love muffins who accept anything that happens and go on as if nothing had happened." We may learn a lot watching them play.
By Walter Veit on April 17, 2019 in Science and Philosophy
Cailin O'Connor explains reasons for the shift in American politics.
By The Book Brigade on April 18, 2019 in The Author Speaks
The U.S. excels at putting young people on a conveyor belt of success as measured by the SAT. The result is a generation of anxious kids and burned out adults.
By Robert D. Martin Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in How We Do It
If a fertilized egg fails to reach the womb, pregnancy begins in the wrong place, usually in an oviduct. Birth is impossible, so this life-threatening condition requires surgery.
By Michael Friedman Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Brick by Brick
They’re diseases like any other, and they take hold of a person whether they want it to or not.
By Art Markman Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Ulterior Motives
Magicians exploit the nature of our visual attention system to create illusions.
By Sarah Whitton Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Today’s Couples and Families:
Many young adults prefer hooking up over relationships. Will they ever want to settle down?
By Darlene Lancer, JD, LMFT on April 18, 2019 in Toxic Relationships
Most couples overlook or argue about signs of trouble. Both reactions lead to more problems rather than change. Instead, take constructive steps to understand and resolve them.
By Beverly D. Flaxington on April 18, 2019 in Understand Other People
Why certain people drive you crazy
By Seth J. Gillihan Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Think, Act, Be
Conflict is inevitable in our closest relationships. Use these 5 strategies for more productive disagreements.
By Barton Goldsmith Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Emotional Fitness
Those of us who have families and businesses that we love need to remember, especially when things get interesting, that a guiding light can help get you through difficult times.
By Erin Leonard Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Peaceful Parenting
What an adult's relationship with a parent reveals about how they treat their partner.
By Michael J Breus Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Sleep Newzzz
In the past week, I have seen two studies that involved blood testing for sleep disorders. Here are my takeaways.
By Ralph Lewis M.D. on April 17, 2019 in Finding Purpose
How we know that the Exodus from Egypt and revelation of the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai are pure mythology. And why we can still derive much of value from those traditions.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in How To Do Life
By Catherine Aponte Psy.D. on April 17, 2019 in A Marriage of Equals
Give up labeling people as "toxic."
By Cecilia Dintino PsyD on April 17, 2019 in Midlife Matters
Recently, I asked myself, Who do you want to be when you grow up? I have this sense that at 60, there is more growing for me to do.
By Susan M. Pollak MTS, Ed.D., on April 17, 2019 in The Art of Now
Can meditation help with opportunity hoarding?
By Zoe Weil M.A., M.T.S on April 17, 2019 in Becoming a Solutionary
We need to stop the false dichotomies that prevent positive change.
By Saul Levine M.D. on April 17, 2019 in Our Emotional Footprint
People of all ages and backgrounds evaluate their worthiness through senses of Being, Belonging, Believing, and Benevolence.
By Alice Boyes Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in In Practice
How perfectionists trip themselves up.
By Erin Walsh, M.A. and David Walsh, Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Smart Parenting, Smarter Kids
How do you respond to complaints of "I'm bored!"? Here's why you might not want to rush in right away with an activity.
By Rob Boddice Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Feelings, a History
How do you define the experience of wanting to look at dead bodies when the concept of "disgust" is not available to make sense of it?
By Ryan M. Niemiec Psy.D. on April 17, 2019 in What Matters Most?
You have a character strength within you that will surprise you. It will help you improve your life. Explore it here.
By Sally Augustin Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in People, Places, and Things
Should you knock down the walls inside your home, or add some?
By Gordon C. Nagayama Hall, Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Life in the Intersection
Higher-education faculty are less diverse than the general population. Increasing contact with diverse colleagues can provide access to a more diverse pipeline.
By Suzanne Degges-White Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Lifetime Connections
Counselors provide space, literal and metaphorical, where clients can make sense of experiences, validate their truths, and figure out their new normal.
By Lloyd I Sederer M.D. on April 17, 2019 in Therapy, It’s More Than Just Talk
Earl is out of work, homeless, cast aside by his family. But when presented with very worthy causes...what's a guy to do?
By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on April 17, 2019 in Evolution of the Self
If a marriage is to survive an affair, the betrayed partner’s ongoing—and perhaps rageful—berating of the offender must subside, or it can be the final blow.
By Jonathan Foiles LCSW on April 17, 2019 in The Thing With Feathers
Buddhism is a popular addition to psychological theory and practice, but David Loy suggests they be understood as different answers to the same questions.
By Abigail Fagan on April 17, 2019 in Brainstorm
Early research finds little evidence that they prevent distress.
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