There's new evidence that depression is not just a disorder of the mind.
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By Jason Whiting Ph.D. on January 16, 2019 in Love, Lies and Conflict
Michigan State president John Engler's attacks on the abuse victims of Larry Nassar is the latest example of denying and downplaying sexual assault.
By John P. Schuster on January 16, 2019 in The Power of Your Past
Whose life has not been touched by cancer, if not directly, then indirectly?
By Isadora Alman MFT, CST on January 16, 2019 in Sex & Sociability
Do you know at first meeting or are you often disappointed that what you thought was the beginning of a relationship just wasn't?
By Ramani Durvasula, Ph.D. on January 16, 2019 in A Guide to Better Relationships
"Dirty John" is a brilliant cautionary tale turned cultural phenomenon. We are fascinated, but are we implementing its message?
By Robert Taibbi L.C.S.W. on January 16, 2019 in Fixing Families
It's easy to stay in a bad relationships for a lot of bad reasons. Four common emotional obstacles and how to override them
By Eva M. Krockow Ph.D. on January 16, 2019 in Stretching Theory
Stuck with that same old cold for several weeks? Doubting your doctor's advice? This is what you need to know about trusting your healthcare system.
By Allison Abrams, LCSW-R on January 15, 2019 in Nurturing Self-Compassion
Have we become a nation of loners, and if so, what can we do about it?
By Diane Dreher Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Your Personal Renaissance
Feeling stuck in conflict? A few strategic steps can begin building bridges instead of walls.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in How To Do Life
Six ways to flex for effective communication.
By Arash Emamzadeh on January 15, 2019 in Finding a New Home
A new study examines a model of how anger is perpetuated in a romantic relationship. It also suggests ways to break the cycle.
By Margaret E. Morris Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Left to Our Own Devices
Headlines have urged us to reduce screen time. This is the new resolution. To improve your relationships, though, we need to focus on how, not just how much, we use technology.
By Michael Castleman M.A. on January 15, 2019 in All About Sex
Most middle-age men don’t have erectile dysfunction, but their erections change, often causing consternation.
By Michael Woodward Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Spotting Opportunity
Are negative people dragging you down? Here are tips to quietly pull away.
By Barbara Klein Ph.D., Ed.D. on January 15, 2019 in Twin Dilemmas
Do you wish that others understood the challenges of being a twin?
By Randi Gunther Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Rediscovering Love
When couples honor these twelve agreements, they ensure that they will be loving and connected friends in addition to being fully committed partners.
By Marilyn Wedge Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Suffer the Children
Compassionate listening is a critical skill that shows your partner you value them.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on January 15, 2019 in Animal Emotions
A new action novel discusses human abuse of nonhumans and lays bare how humans mistreat other animals and what can easily be done to improve their lives.
By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D., MPP on January 14, 2019 in Ambigamy
Pure romanticism is dangerous gullibility. Pure cynicism is heartless cruelty. What's the alternative? Romanticynicism!
By Katie Willard Virant MSW, JD, LMSW on January 14, 2019 in Chronically Me
Parenting while living with chronic illness presents specific challenges. Flexibility, empathy and support are essential ingredients for thriving as a family.
By Madeleine A Fugère Ph.D. on January 14, 2019 in Dating and Mating
Find out which factors are associated with increased sexual frequency and more satisfying sexual experiences.
By Sarah Epstein MFT on January 14, 2019 in Between the Generations
Does your family have secrets?
By Joni E Johnston Psy.D. on January 14, 2019 in The Human Equation
Is there such a thing as too much love? Maybe not, but in serial killer Dellen Millard's case, there was too much of something.
By Jack Pemment MA, MS on January 13, 2019 in Blame the Amygdala
The need to identify possible acts of necrophilia and necrophilic desires and intentions is crucial, and not just for law enforcement.
By Jeffrey Bernstein Ph.D. on January 13, 2019 in Liking the Child You Love
Getting out of a dead-end relationship is easier than you may think.
By Marilyn A. Mendoza Ph.D. on January 13, 2019 in Understanding Grief
Is it time to start dating again?