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Find a Way At 1:55 pm EDT on September 2, 2013, Diana Nyad, age 64, reached the shore of Key West Florida 53 hours after plunging into the Bay in Havana, Cuba. Thirty-three … ...
Religious Experience Has Fascinating Effect On The Brain Brains scans during religious experience reveal the effects of intense divine feelings. Dr Jeremy Dean's ebooks are: The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything
Narcissists on Social Media I betcha’ think this article is about selfies and the Kardashians. Ha, ha. Oh, I’ll get to them! Today’s article is about the other narcissists on social media: our mother, … ...
3 Steps To In Person Networking You’ve made a coffee date with a colleague, you sit down to chat, and then your mind goes blank! What should you say? Take a breath. You’ve got this! When you are meeting with people in person here are the three steps to making the networking … ...
Tending to Your Own Needs When You Have a Newborn Practicing self-care when you have a newborn can feel impossible. The below tips might help. Tell the truth. About how hard it is. About how in love you are. About … ...
Today I love Our New Book Today I love the easy way that last night just happened and our book just kind of launched itself as we read excerpts and told stories about the content of … ...
6 Ways to Stay Busy to Avoid Sadness “Active natures are rarely melancholy. Activity and sadness are incompatible.” – Christian Bovee Sometimes, you’re just sad. Whether it’s the holiday season, your birthday, anniversary or other special occasion, you can inexplicably feel sadness. It may be that the occasion itself reminds you of loss, … ...
Post-Election Vertigo What the feeling of dislocation can teach us about these unsettling times.
ADHD Meds and Job Drug Tests It’s bean a long time since I’ve applied for a position which required a drug test for employment. Until now I hadn’t realized that was yet another perk of freelancing … ...
7 Types of Parental Abuse A bruise should not be the requirement for evidence of parental abuse. There are many other ways a child can be harmed. While this list may not be all inclusive, it is meant to expand on the traditional definition of child abuse. Most states recognize … ...
Psychology Around the Net: December 3, 2016 Happy Saturday, sweet readers! It’s pretty dark and rainy in my neck of the woods today, which doesn’t give me much Christmas spirit (I’m finally decorating today…or hoping to, anyway); however, such weather does do a little something interesting for my overall spirit. Have you … ...
ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy)…A Summary ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) is a therapeutic treatment intervention that is based on behavioral therapy more specifically Relational Frame Theory (RFT). One of the essential components of ACT is to encourage values-guided action. ACT is also about taking mindful action. When thinking about who … ...
7 Family-Friendly Ways to Make the Christmas Season Calmer... Christmas time can be chaotic. Parties, shopping, planning, schedule changes, and much more simply add to the stress of the season. Stress isn’t all bad. Sometimes stress can be good … ...
What is Psychology’s Single Most Brilliant Discovery? What is the most profoundly important thing we've learned from 150 years of scientific psychology? Here is one nomination.
Why You Should Hang Around With Successful Writers If you’re trying to break into writing for television or film, chances are you’re already hanging around with some other writers. If you don’t have friends who are going after … ...
Could an Antidepressant Prevent Depression After Traumatic Brain Injury?... The prevalence and functional effects of depressive disorder following traumatic brain injury are significant. Now, sertraline may be effective for preventing depressive symptoms after TBI. A group of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine evaluated 94 patients aged 18 to 85 years who had been … ...
Hearing deficits in schizophrenia tied to specific brain receptor People with schizophrenia who have difficulty hearing subtle changes in pitch may be helped with auditory training exercises and a drug that targets NMDA receptors in the brain, report researchers.
This Personality Trait Related To Higher Quality Of Life Better mental and physical functioning among people high in this personality trait. Dr Jeremy Dean's ebooks are: The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything
Are Your Self-Beliefs Grounded in Reality or Fantasy? Making critical life decisions based on flawed information can be treacherous to personal and professional growth. Reaching your goals requires dispelling motivational myths.
Benzodiazepines: What You Should Know Before Filling Your Prescription... Benzodiazepines: What You Should Know Before Filling Your Prescription The opioid crisis is still in full swing, but that doesn’t mean opioids are the only class of drugs hurting people. … ...