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By Samoon Ahmad M.D. on March 19, 2019 in Balanced
It's commonly believed that ADHD is something that one simply outgrows, so many adults do not seek treatment.
By David B. Feldman Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Supersurvivors
Science shows that people's obsession with money runs deeper than you might think.
By Sarah Hunter Murray Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Myths of Desire
New research examines women's experiences dating younger men.
By Utpal Dholakia Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in The Science Behind Behavior
Over-withholding taxes seems imprudent but it can have psychological benefits.
By Krystine I. Batcho Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Longing for Nostalgia
Are we confusing an abundance of pleasures for happiness?
By Lobsang Rapgay Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Anxiety, Fear, and Hate
No matter how many scientific and material gains we have made, without managing our primal instincts and impulses better, we will continue to be a divisive nation.
By Gil Noam Ed.D., Dr. Habil on March 19, 2019 in The Inner Life of Students
A more holistic approach to development—which inevitably takes much more skill, patience, and time—will lead to far fewer children on long-term medication.
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Hope + Resilience
In this interview, Dr. Victor Counted unpacks the connection between place and resilience and how developing a strong sense of place can be a strategy for building resilience.
By Jim Gordon on March 19, 2019 in Aging Sagely
We can start building age friendly cities from the ground up, low-tech, low-cost, high return.
By Tia Powell MD on March 19, 2019 in Dementia Reimagined
Could a scholar from long ago have been right about dementia all along?
By Elena Blanco-Suarez Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Brain Chemistry
Teenagers are considered impulsive, and bad at making decisions. Research is trying to decipher what is going on in the teenage brain and whether those assumptions are true.
By Michael Poulin Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Who Cares?
What do the shooting in New Zealand, and our responses to it, reveal about human nature?
By Christopher Bergland on March 19, 2019 in The Athlete's Way
Why do some opioid users suddenly lose their ability to form new memories? New research suggests that swelling of the "little brain" may play a role in this mysterious phenomenon.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
Psychopaths are often assumed to be unable to experience emotions, but new research shows that emotions do drive their behavior.
By Stanley Coren PhD., DSc, FRSC on March 19, 2019 in Canine Corner
New data shows why people care more about dogs than cats. However, it is only true if the dogs don't act like cats.
By Thalia R. Goldstein Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in The Mind On Stage
Research reveals 91% of children's popular media involves the supernatural.
By Peg O'Connor Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Philosophy Stirred, Not Shaken
When fear-thought reigns, a person will make herself miserable.
By Glenn C. Altschuler Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in This Is America
The latest research in social psychology and recent bias incidents illuminate the unconscious lens people use to process, categorize, and judge other individuals and groups.
By Jeffrey Davis M.A. on March 19, 2019 in Tracking Wonder
You have a vision. You have an idea. You have a business plan. You have an opportunity sitting in your inbox, waiting to be answered. All you have to do is adjust your mindset.
By John D. Rich, Jr., Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Parenting With Purpose
Want to leave a legacy? Want to make the world a better place? Treat your children well, and watch them thrive.
By Rick Hanson Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Your Wise Brain
Tell the truth to yourself about how much time you actually, other than sleep, truly come to rest: not accomplishing anything, not planning anything, not going anywhere.
By Jasmin Tahmaseb-McConatha Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Live Long and Prosper
Remind your health care providers that you can contribute to your health care decisions.
By Nicole Avena Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Food Junkie
In many ways, brain health is somewhat out of our control, due to genetics or age-related changes that we can’t do much about. But can dietary supplements make a difference?
By David Ludden Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Talking Apes
A new study suggests that introverts use social networking sites as safe environments for making real-life friends.
By Joan Rosenberg Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in Emotional Mastery
What does it really take to build emotional strength? It starts with feeling more capable by developing your capacity to face emotional pain.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on March 19, 2019 in How To Do Life
Underconsidered upsides of hurry "sickness.”
By Michele Weiner-Davis LCSW on March 18, 2019 in Divorce Busting
What we tell ourselves about the people in our lives can make all the difference.
By Erin Leonard Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in Peaceful Parenting
"But I was never locked in a closet or beaten with a coat hanger." A sentiment expressed by many clients who believe they deserved the treatment of an emotionally abusive parent.
By Diane Roberts Stoler Ed.D. on March 18, 2019 in The Resilient Brain
Many people associate PTSD with soldier ,or terrorist attack survivors. However, it is important to know that anyone who experiences a traumatic event can suffer from symptoms.
By Amy Cooper Hakim Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in Working With Difficult People
Should you relocate for work? Take note of these points as you make your decision.
By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D., MPP on March 18, 2019 in Ambigamy
Researchers usually start too high, trying to explain consciousness without first explaining the struggle for existence. Here's a new model that explains the struggle in us all.
By Susan Biali Haas M.D. on March 18, 2019 in Prescriptions for Life
Do you manage stress with comfort foods, alcohol, or other unhelpful coping strategies? Here are some healthier ways to reduce stress that will make your life better, not worse.
By Mel Schwartz L.C.S.W. on March 18, 2019 in A Shift of Mind
If you think that following the rule book of relationships will work out well, think again. The traditional way of envisioning relationships fails us. Here's the new way.
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