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The Mystery of Men in Therapy Revealed Why is it that so many men feel more comfortable opening up to a therapist — essentially a stranger — than they do their own spouse? Do they trust their therapists more than their wives? The short answer is, no, they don’t. The slightly more … ...
Researcher: Nudity can disrupt the natural inhibition men have toward non-consensual sex Research published in the Archives of Sexual Behavior offers some preliminary evidence that nudity influences date rape. The Canadian psychologists who conducted the study were seeking to examine the sexual inhibition hypothesis. The hypothesis asserts that men tend to be sexually inhibited by “rape cues” like violence and expressions of non-consent, but particular circumstances can disrupt these cues. [...]
When a Child Comes Out, Parents May Want to Go in the Closet Your LGBT child may be out of the closet, but are you?
10 Commandments of Conversation I stopped by a home improvement store this morning to pick up a few things for an after work project. Unable to find what I needed, a sales associate guided me to the right place and assisted in selecting the needed products. A casual comment … ...
Immune system, brain structure and memory linked Scientists have demonstrated that both the structure of the brain and several memory functions are linked to immune system genes.
Mood Influences People’s Intentions to Exercise You probably know that a little exercise can do a lot for your mood. And if you read the AllPsych blog often, you know that simply telling people not to exercise for a week reliably lowers their life satisfaction. Now, though, a pair of studies have shed some new light...
6 Strategies for Achieving Any Aspiration Maybe you’d like to move up in your company. Maybe you’d like to become more assertive. Maybe you’d like to become a better writer or runner. Maybe you’d like to start a photography business. Maybe you’d like to set stronger boundaries. Maybe you’re feeling stuck … ...
ISFP Personality Type [Artist, Composer, Producer, Artisan, Supporter] Detailed description of ISFP personality type. Includes careers, relationships, strengths and weaknesses and more.
Collecting Your Fee: Therapeutic and Practical Issues It’s a fact of every business. There are people who don’t pay their bills. If you allow the number of patients who are late or delinquent add up, you won’t be able to pay your bills either. Most patients will simply pay your fee each … ...
Genes associated with resilience against brain pathology identified Researchers have discovered two genes, known as UNC5C and ENC1, that are associated with aging individuals having better memory and brain function than would be expected, given the amount of pathologies that accumulated in their brains.
You Can Do This: Uncover Your True Potential “To uncover your true potential, you must first find your own limits and then you have to have the courage to blow past them.” – Picabo Street Do you know what your true potential is? Have you ever given it much thought, or has it … ...
What Men Desire In a Woman What is the evolutionary psychology of mate choice? What really "turns men on" and why?
What's coming next? Scientists identify how the brain predicts speech A new study has shed light on how the brain helps us to predict what is coming next in speech. Their research reveals how individual neurons coordinate with neural populations to anticipate events, a process that is impaired in many neurological and psychiatric disorders such as dyslexia, schizophrenia and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
A Simple Way To Boost Social Confidence An easy self-affirmation exercise helps reduce social insecurities for at least two months. • Click here for your free sample of Dr Jeremy Dean's latest ebook The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic • Dr Dean is also the author of Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything.
'Diet' products can make you fat, study shows High-fat foods are often the primary target when fighting obesity, but sugar-laden 'diet' foods could be contributing to unwanted weight gain as well.
Estrogen alters memory circuit function in women with gene variant Fluctuations in estrogen triggered atypical functioning in a key brain memory circuit in women with a common version of a gene. Brain scans revealed altered circuit activity linked to changes in the sex hormone in women with the gene variant while they performed a working memory task. The findings may help to explain individual differences in risk for, onset, severity, and course of mental disorders, which are often marked by working memory deficits.
The Type of Dairy Products Linked To Lower Depression Certain dairy products are associated with lower rates of depression. • Click here for your free sample of Dr Jeremy Dean's latest ebook The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic • Dr Dean is also the author of Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything.
Will Trump’s Immigration Policies Create Child Terrorists? Research suggests that policies and rhetoric targeting Muslim majority nations may backfire by creating child terrorists.
When Family Members and Friends Don’t Understand Depression... We’ve come a little way in reducing the stigma that’s associated with mental illness, but not nearly far enough. Consider these results pulled from a public attitude survey in Tarrant County, Texas, conducted by the county’s Mental Health Connection and the University of North Texas … ...
Deciding to Whether to Use a Donor During Infertility If you had planned to create a family with biological children, but are unable to do so, opening up to other approaches can require a lot of mental and emotional work.