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By Psychology Today Editorial Staff on April 18, 2019 in Brainstorm
People in faith communities can face distinct challenges in dealing with mental illness. Mental health practitioners and advocates are finding ways to meet them.
By Eric Hollander M.D. on April 18, 2019 in Overcoming Obsessions and Shifting Focus
There is a critical difference between preferring things a certain way and feeling you must keep them that way in order to alleviate intrusive thoughts.
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 Isadora Alman MFT, CST on April 18, 2019 in Sex & Sociability
Outdoor sex has a long history touted these days in the movies. Beware, like much in films, its pleasures are not to be taken literally.
By Linda and Charlie Bloom on April 18, 2019 in Stronger at the Broken Places
In the Buddhist tradition, there is an image known as the wheel of samsara. That wheel is a symbol of the cycle of conditions that go round and round and round...
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in How To Do Life
Queries that have helped my clients move forward.
By Kelly Bulkeley Ph.D, on April 18, 2019 in Dreaming in the Digital Age
Anyone interested in dream psychology will find the works of these anthropologists enormously helpful in understanding the cultural dimensions of dreaming.
By G.A. Bradshaw PhD, PhD on April 18, 2019 in Bear in Mind
A former rancher and now animal advocate talks about the radical psychological evolution and revolution taking place home on the range.
By Cami Rosso on April 18, 2019 in The Future Brain
Neuroscientists from the Yale School of Medicine announced the successful revival of circulation and cellular activity in pig brains for hours after death.
By Jason N. Linder, MA, LMFT on April 18, 2019 in Mindfulness Insights
Sick of the endless negative chatter in your mind? Here I provide you with an alternative.
By Adena Bank Lees, LCSW on April 18, 2019 in From Surviving to Thriving
Is positive change possible after a traumatic experience? Yes!
By Lawrence R. Samuel Ph.D. on April 18, 2019 in Psychology Yesterday
If a sixth sense were discovered, it would undoubtedly carry huge biological, social, and cultural implications.
By Ewan Morrison on April 18, 2019 in Word-Less
Lost your life story? Narrative-based therapies can help.
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 do 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
A partner who is realistic about their parent’s inadequacies and capabilities and loves the parent despite mistakes is probably able to do the same for a 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 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.
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