Poisonous People

They spew negativity to demean and deflate you. And they think you're the problem. Herewith, a guide for surviving toxic times. Plus, read about tyranny in the workplace, being the victim, and more. Cover Image: NathanielWelch

Handling Toxic People

By Katherine Schreiber

They demean and deflate you—and they think you're the problem. Here's a guide to surviving toxic times.

People Who Step All Over You

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

New research shows what to do when others take advantage of you.
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Aggression and Violence Are Not Inevitable

By Agustín Fuentes Ph.D.

Humans are not “bad to the bone”

Don't Be the Victim

By Shoba Sreenivasan, Ph.D., and Linda E. Weinberger, Ph.D.

Being bullied should not be an acceptable part of your job.