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By Imi Lo on February 17, 2019 in Living with Emotional Intensity
You are most likely a deep thinker, an intuitive feeler, and an extraordinary observer. You are prone to existential depression and anxiety, but you also know beauty and rapture.
By Sophia Dembling on February 05, 2019 in The Introvert's Corner
By playing it too close to the chest, introverts may lose out on useful information about how others perceive us.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on February 02, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
The idea that introverts would be happier if they could only become extraverts fits common-sense notions about personality. A new experimental study challenges that belief.
By Jenn Granneman on January 29, 2019 in The Secret Lives of Introverts
Beginning around four months of age, you'll start to see your child's temperament. And if you see these signs, they're probably an introvert.
By Imi Lo on January 27, 2019 in Living with Emotional Intensity
The most profound pain comes not from being outside of the herd, but from disowning your true self.
By Suzanne Degges-White Ph.D. on January 25, 2019 in Lifetime Connections
You can’t know for sure unless you see evidence or you're told, but some personality traits are more closely associated with infidelity.
By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D. on January 23, 2019 in Evolution of the Self
Introverted children may seem lower maintenance than their more boisterous counterparts, but they have special needs they may not be able to express.
By Darlene Lancer, JD, LMFT on January 20, 2019 in Toxic Relationships
Don't be fooled by a covert narcissist! They're just as harmful as other narcissists. Learn their traits, what distinguishes them, and take a quiz if you may be one.
By Nancy Ancowitz on January 14, 2019 in Self-Promotion for Introverts
Carol Fishman Cohen, chair and co-founder of iRelaunch, offers tips to help introverts ease back into work after a career break.
By Stephen A. Diamond Ph.D. on December 26, 2018 in Evil Deeds
Getting enough (but not too much) sleep is especially important during the holidays.
By Jenn Granneman on December 21, 2018 in The Secret Lives of Introverts
Your child would rather stand back and watch than play with other kids, and she spends a lot of time alone. Congratulations: You've got an introvert.
By Sophia Dembling on December 06, 2018 in The Introvert's Corner
Friendship is important and requires maintenance. Don't let introvert power weaken your bonds with others.
By Gillian McCann, Ph.D., and Gitte Bechsgaard, RP on December 05, 2018 in Return to Stillness
Winter is the perfect season to pause for self-reflection.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on December 04, 2018 in Fulfillment at Any Age
People high in introversion may feel they don't fit into an extroverted culture. New research shows how they can improve their well-being.
By Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D., and Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D. on December 02, 2018 in Emotional Nourishment
Time spent alone varies across one’s life situation and lifestyle. Periods of solitude may be intrapersonally healthy and helpful in improving relationships with others.
By Sophia Dembling on November 25, 2018 in The Introvert's Corner
Sometimes a day at home, just messing around, is exactly what an introvert needs.
By Robert Berezin M.D. on November 09, 2018 in The Theater of the Brain
Understanding the role that genetic temperament plays in how specific psychiatric symptoms are created.
By Bobby Hoffman Ph.D. on November 09, 2018 in Motivate!
Meeting with a resistant, contrarian, or apathetic team member (or boss) is one of the most anxiety-provoking work experiences. But there are ways to make meetings tolerable.
By Gillian McCann, Ph.D., and Gitte Bechsgaard, RP on November 04, 2018 in Return to Stillness
How silent meditation can help still the inner chatter.
By Sophia Dembling on November 01, 2018 in The Introvert's Corner
I'm generally fine with my introversion, but sometimes I worry about my lack of warmth — the result of both nature and nurture.
By Roni Beth Tower Ph.D., ABPP on October 30, 2018 in Life, Refracted
Contemplating the holiday season with dread or delight? Insights into your own personality and that of your traveling companion may help you expand your capacities to cope.
By Nancy Ancowitz on October 15, 2018 in Self-Promotion for Introverts
How can you sell well using your quiet strengths? Matthew Pollard’s new book, The Introvert’s Edge, offers myth-busting insights and tips to help you excel at sales.
By Frank T. McAndrew Ph.D. on October 02, 2018 in Out of the Ooze
Personality traits can be good predictors of behavior, but not always. How can we tell when they will be useful?
By Sophia Dembling on September 18, 2018 in The Introvert's Corner
Introverts need a formula to find the balance between expending social energy and recharging.
By Brad Waters on September 17, 2018 in Design Your Path
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