|Women of color less satisfied at work
||A study found job satisfaction soared when
multicultural women felt like they could be
their authentic selves.
|Obesity: 'Slim chance' of return to normal weight
||The chance of returning to a normal weight after becoming obese is only one in 210 for men and one in 124 for women over a year, research suggests.
|Yo Depression- Yo GABA-NAMS (Gamma Amino Butyric Acid)...
||This is part 6 of a blog series. Each past post is one part of this whole, complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression 6| “Yo GaBBa … ...
|Yo Depression 5: Eating Disorders
||This is part 5 of a 6 part blog series. Each post is one part of a complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression 6| NAMI∇ … ...
|Yo Depression 4: Emotional Eating To Deal With Sadness
||This is part 4 of a 6 part blog series. Each post is one part of a complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression 6| Yo, … ...
|Yo Depression 3: Bipolar with Anxiety and Depression:...
||This is part 3 of a 6 part blog series. Each post is one part of a complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression 6| Yo, is … ...
|Disability, Work, and Recovery
||I’ve established myself as an advocate of getting people off of long-term disability. Too many people with mental illness are discouraged from living at their most productive. Disability condemns them to living within a system that doles out subsistence pay and prohibits the risk and … ...
|Yo Depression 2: Bipolar Depression OH Muno!
||f This is part 2 of a 6 part blog series. Each post will have one part of a complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression … ...
|Why We Won't Let Ourselves Be Happy
||We are all, to varying degrees, intolerant of happiness. By understanding why we take actions that defeat our own well-being, we can gain a stronger foothold in overcoming obstacles and allowing ourselves to be happy. Here are the five most common reasons we won’t let ourselves have what we most want in life.
|Telling Someone Who Needs To Know You Have Bipolar...
||There are plenty of people who don’t need to know about your mental health. Casual friends. First dates. Your postman. You get it. Not everyone needs to know your personal … ...
|Yo Depression 1: Words Of the Wisdomless: Cats Therapy...
|| This will be a 6 part blog series. Each post is one part of a complete Mental Health Humor Cartoon. |Depression 1| Depression 2| Depression 3| Depression 4| Depression 5| Depression 6| Words Of … ...
|Toddlers who chill in front of TV are at later risk of being victimized by classmates
||For young children, the number of hours spent watching TV at the age of 29 months correlates to the likelihood he’ll be bullied in sixth grade, says Linda Pagani of the University of Montreal and its affiliated CHU Sainte-Justine children’s hospital. “It is plausible that early lifestyle habits characterized by less effortful interactive experiences, such [...]
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|A Deeper Look at the Evil Within
||When ordinary people took on roles of prisoners and guards, even the researchers were shocked at what happened. With the release of a Stanford Prison Experiment movie, here's a look at the research surrounding the study people are still arguing about decades later.
|Researchers use video self-modelling to reduce stuttering
||Fly fishing isn’t just a hobby for Tim Sesink, it’s a passion. And it comes through in his voice when talking about the complex set of variables–water speed, temperature and wind–that come into play when letting a cast fly. The words flow fast and smooth, which is no small feat for someone who has stuttered [...]
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|Study delves into regulators’ decision-making in bank closures
||A new study from The University of Texas at Dallas found that commercial bank regulators consider much more than monetary cost when determining whether to close a troubled bank. According to the study, published in a recent issue of the Review of Financial Studies, regulators show a desire to defer costs into the future and [...]
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|How a Human Scream Uniquely Activates the Fear Response in Your Brain
||We know human screams are jarring. They’re loud, occasionally shrill, and tend to make us feel stressed, or even fearful. What’s unclear is why they elicit anxiety. But a new study suggests this response may have something to do with the acoustic quality of human screams, and how they trigger the brain’s fear response. ...
|Revisiting the Stanford Prison Experiment:
||A review of the Stanford Prison Experiment, out in wide release this weekend. Does the film bring anything new to Zimbardo's infamous study?
|APA Has Lost 10,000+ Members in Less Than 6 Years
||Perhaps due to the ethical quandaries that the American Psychological Association (APA) appears to be continuously facing nowadays, the professional organization that represents psychologists in the United States appears to be hemorrhaging regular bread-and-butter members. At the height of its membership in 2008, the APA … ...
|The Importance of Journaling with “Soft Eyes”
||What I love about the creative process is its power to translate. What we learn on the page, for instance, we can apply to our everyday. These are things we … ...
|Listening to Your Body
||Listening to Your Body I have always had a difficult time listening to the messages I get from my body. This is common among addicts. We use whether we feel … ...