It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on September 13, 2019 in Evidence-Based Living
What are the consequences of putting a kid on a diet? A new review article takes a careful look.
By Kelly Bulkeley Ph.D, on September 12, 2019 in Dreaming in the Digital Age
People today are inviting into their homes devices that were the stuff of surreal nightmares in Nazi Germany.
By Melissa Orlov on September 12, 2019 in May I Have Your Attention
For many couples impacted by ADHD it's important to grieve the loss of romantic dreams in order to build something stronger and healthier. Here's one way to do it.
By Benjamin M. Seitz on September 10, 2019 in Hardwired to Learn
Though two seemingly distant fields, memory processes and eating behavior appear to be heavily intertwined. Here is a brief review of this emerging area of study.
By Veronika Tait Ph.D. on September 10, 2019 in Pulling Through
"When you hear of someone who is an addict, or someone who is homeless—my mom was both of those things—you might just think it’s someone who doesn’t deserve to have a good life."
By Lisa Zeiderman Esq., CFL on September 10, 2019 in Legal Matters
There is a particularly dangerous unpredictability when it comes to child custody litigation if one of the parents suffers from Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).
By Jeffrey Borenstein, M.D. on September 09, 2019 in Brain and Behavior
What are underlying causes of this difficult disorder?
By Christopher Bergland on September 08, 2019 in The Athlete's Way
A mysterious vaping-related illness is making headlines may be linked to five recent deaths.
By Mike Brooks Ph.D. on September 06, 2019 in Tech Happy Life
We all fall prey to clickbait at times. How does it lure us in, and what can we do to resist it?
By Samoon Ahmad M.D. on September 05, 2019 in Balanced
When experiencing a depressive episode, one may begin to view the world through a depressive schema.
By Emily T. Troscianko on September 05, 2019 in A Hunger Artist
Seeing the bigger picture, and applying what you have seen to the little details that make the difference, is crucial to making any major life change come good.
By Darlene Lancer, JD, LMFT on September 05, 2019 in Toxic Relationships
Loving someone with a Borderline Personality Disorder is heaven and hell. Within hours you're both adored and abandoned. Their unbearable psychic pain hurts loved ones the most.
By Steven Stosny, Ph.D. on September 04, 2019 in Anger in the Age of Entitlement
Couples counseling presupposes that both parties have self-regulation skills, the ability to hold onto self-value when partners don't like each other's behavior.
By Arash Emamzadeh on September 03, 2019 in Finding a New Home
A new study examined the relationship between autoimmune diseases and eating disorders in a sample of 2.5 million participants.
By Elinor Greenberg, Ph.D. on September 02, 2019 in Understanding Narcissism
If you are confused by the new narcissistic slang and are wondering what love bombing, hoovering, gaslighting, and flying monkeys actually mean, here are the answers you need.
By Amy Green M.A. on September 02, 2019 in Psy-curious
Recent research suggests that mental health concerns among college students are rising. But is blaming social media really the answer? Or do we need to dig a little deeper?
By Imi Lo on August 31, 2019 in Living with Emotional Intensity
The more you blame yourself for not being able to rescue the situation or help them, the less healthy the relationship will be as a whole.
By Mark L. Ruffalo D.Psa., L.C.S.W. on August 31, 2019 in From Freud to Fluoxetine
The most effective antipsychotic agent, clozapine, is underutilized in the treatment of schizophrenia. Why?
By Jeffrey J Arnett Ph.D. on August 29, 2019 in Adult Development Through the Lifespan
The concept is mostly mythical. Parents miss their kids when they leave home but enjoy greater freedom and time for their own relationship and interests.
By Samoon Ahmad M.D. on August 28, 2019 in Balanced
While suicide can be linked to severe and persistent mental illnesses (SPMI), it is also associated with personality disorders like borderline.
By Loretta G. Breuning Ph.D. on August 28, 2019 in Your Neurochemical Self
Our happy habits feel good in the short run, but we may use them to avoid our feelings.
By Benjamin Cheyette, M.D., and Sarah Cheyette M.D. on August 27, 2019 in 1-2-3-ADHD
So many stimulants, but nothing was really new—until now. But will it work? Is it really better?
By Robyn Koslowitz Ph.D. on August 25, 2019 in Targeted Parenting
Fight childhood obesity with emotional education. A new study demonstrates adding emotional health to nutrition education is more effective. WW, if you want to help, take notice!
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on August 24, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
Treatment can be effective for borderline personality disorder but the results vary. A new study using brain imaging hints at the potential of individualized interventions.
By James Lake, MD on August 22, 2019 in Integrative Mental Health Care
Are you looking for reliable information on amino acids supplementation for depressed mood? Emerging findings support efficacy, though more studies are needed.
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