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By Eric Haseltine Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Long Fuse, Big Bang
Your brain is a lot cooler than you thought it was.
By Joel Frohlich on June 20, 2018 in Consciousness, Self-Organization, and Neuroscience
A lack of sleep may increase your risk for Alzheimer's disease, heart attack, and even suicide. Have we gone too far in undervaluing sleep?
By Iddo Landau, Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Finding Meaning in an Imperfect World
How a famous but problematic saying can be taken out of context and lead to harmful results.
By Rosalind C. Barnett, Ph.D., and Caryl Rivers on June 19, 2018 in A Woman's Place
Women's mental health suffers in the face of sexual harassment.
By Jennifer Baker Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in For the Love of Wisdom
"Must the citizen ever for a moment, or in the least degree, resign his conscience to the legislation? Why has every man a conscience, then?"
By Ravi Chandra M.D., D.F.A.P.A. on June 20, 2018 in The Pacific Heart
Junot Díaz is accused of inappropriate behavior with women, and is also a victim of sexual abuse. Examining the links of abuse, perpetration, and healing.
By Lynne Griffin R.N., M.Ed. on June 20, 2018 in Field Guide to Families
As a nurse and family & school counselor, one thing is clear to me: Taking a position on the crisis of separating children from parents should be easy.
By Ryan M. Niemiec Psy.D. on June 20, 2018 in What Matters Most?
Researchers now believe we can change our character strengths. Learn how to take immediate action.
By David W. Johnson Ed.D. on June 20, 2018 in Constructive Controversy
Professors are frequently challenged by closed-minded students with extreme views, right or left. Here are guidelines for making the experience beneficial.
By Judith J. Wurtman Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in The Antidepressant Diet
A negative aggression that is combative at the gym does not spur a launch to weight loss.
By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Evolution of the Self
All couples must deal with differences that, if they can’t resolve, will result in ongoing friction between them. That’s why they need to learn what’s changeable and what’s not.
By Mylea Charvat, Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in The Fifth Vital Sign
Anyone who regularly travels for business knows that these trips can take a toll. But a recent study suggests that it’s worse than we thought.
By Caren Osten on June 20, 2018 in The Right Balance
When was the last time you stopped to savor the moment? These seven strategies will help you stop and savor to make the most of your positive experiences.
By Robert Enright Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in The Forgiving Life
Having a struggle forgiving someone? Doing something good for someone who was not good to you may promote emotional healing.
By Megha Pulianda, M.S., LPC-I on June 20, 2018 in The In-Between
On my own self-care journey, I have learned that saying “no” without apology, excuse, or justification is much easier said than done.
By Jean Kim M.D. on June 20, 2018 in Culture Shrink
Social media and internet technology may offer innovative ways to address gaps in care and improve public health outcomes.
By Stanley Coren PhD., DSc, FRSC on June 20, 2018 in Canine Corner
Puppies tend to gather information about how to respond to unfamiliar situations based on the emotional responses of people and dogs.
By Barbara Markway Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Shyness Is Nice
Is the stress of caring for others wearing you out? This unique self-care strategy will help.
By Paul Thagard Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Hot Thought
The mental processes of dehumanization include categorization, imagery, metaphor, and transfer of emotions such as disgust, fear, and hatred.
By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on June 20, 2018 in Evidence-Based Living
You will find artificial sweeteners in diet sodas, yogurts, canned fruits, chewing gum, and ice cream to name a few. Research shows they may be safer than you think.
By Alice LoCicero Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Paradigm Shift
What can science tell us about the risks inherent in separating children from parents at the border?
By Anna Akbari Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Startup Your Life
Why all-the-time moderation is overrated.
By Patricia H. Hawley Ph.D. on June 20, 2018 in Power Play
Q: How long can we safely separate young children from their parents without long term damage?
A: Not very long.
By Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin, Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in Life, Death, and the Self
Are doctors doing harm to patients reporting NDEs? The data really isn't clear.
By Gregg Levoy on June 19, 2018 in Passion!
A gold mine of resources and inspiration for anyone wanting to (further) explore the subject of finding their callings.
By Amy Banks on June 19, 2018 in Wired For Love
This is not new information but it should be in the hands of anyone considering making public policy that adversely impacts children.
By Brad E Sachs Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in Emptying The Nest
A legendary musician helps us to understand that true freedom requires us to honor the forces that keep us in captivity.
By Beverly Engel L.M.F.T. on June 19, 2018 in The Compassion Chronicles
Many people are having a particularly difficult time right now given the turmoil in the world today. Self-kindness can help you cope with the stress and struggles of daily life.
By Elizabeth Aura McClintock Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in It’s a Man’s, and a Woman’s, World
Separation from parents inflicts lasting trauma and catastrophic neurological damage, increasing psychological disorders in adulthood. Why are we doing this?
By Robert W Firestone Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in The Human Experience
Both positive and negative circumstances and events tend to arouse or intensify feelings of death anxiety.
By Zazie Todd Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in Fellow Creatures
A new study finds service dogs may help veterans with PTSD, as shown by physiological and psychological measures.
By J. Wesley Boyd M.D., Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in Almost Addicted
We have evaluated scores of asylum seekers, and their depression and post-traumatic stress disorders are real.
By Robert J King Ph.D. on June 19, 2018 in Hive Mind
Recent attention on the separation of children at the United States border is an opportunity to think about the long-term effects of parental deprivation on children.
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