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4 Tips for Feeling Successful “If I try to fail and succeed, which have I done?” – Anonymous I use the above quote with my college students. I try to challenge them to look at life from a different perspective. In challenging our perspectives I am not merely playing semantics … ...
Finding a doctor trained in transgender health a hurdle worldwide Lack of access to adequate medical services, and an increased risk for problems like depression and HIV, are obstacles to health care for millions of transgender people.
Today I Love Celebrations Today I love celebrations like the solstice party that’s going on later. I love that it is not a quiet celebration, but that it also is not rowdy. I love … ...
Be a Better Romantic Partner with This Simple Mental Trick Inward-oriented thinking, or introspection, is a key aspect of mindfulness. Neuroscience shows us how introspection can help you understand the one you love, as well as yourself.
The Trick to Making Your Relationship Stronger Introspection is a key aspect of mindfulness. Neuroscience shows us how introspection helps you better understand your partner, and yourself.
Insomnia: One Simple Instruction Could Prevent 80% Of Chronic Problems Between 20 and 50 per cent of Americans suffer from acute insomnia. > Use code "10OFF" for 10% off PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
Assessing Suicide Risk and Documenting Your Care TCPR: Dr. Reid, what are the most common causes of malpractice lawsuits against psychiatrists? Dr. Reid: Far and away, the most common issue in malpractice lawsuits against psychiatrists is suicide. Matters involving suicide probably make up about 90% of all malpractice lawsuits against psychiatrists. TCPR: … ...
Psychology Around the Net: June 18, 2016 Last Sunday, I — like most of the modern world — woke up to the news of what’s now being called the “deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.” 29-year-old Omar Mateen gunned down innocent patrons of Pulse, a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, murdering 49 … ...
ADHD Symptoms in Different Contexts There’s an interesting new study out published in Social Science & Medicine. Like a lot of the best ADHD research, I can pretty much guarantee you haven’t heard about it … ...
Earning Father's Day Ten Things Dads Can Do to Be Great Dads
How to Study If you Decide to Return to...       We addicts and alcoholics have fried our brains. Many of us dropped out of school and never graduated. Some of us got out of high school but … ...
Compassion Fatigue in the Animal Welfare Community Before becoming a psychotherapist, I had a career in animal welfare. I’ve worn both the boots and the sandals — that’s jargon for working on the law enforcement side and the shelter side — and I’ve seen my fair share of trauma. Whether you’re a … ...
7 Ways to Appreciate Your Body Without Changing Your... Here’s what is so awesome about appreciating our bodies: We don’t need to wait until we lose weight or change anything else about our appearance to do so. You can begin … ...
Mothers with diabetes more likely to also have anti-fetal brain autoantibodies Mothers of children with autism and were diagnosed with metabolic conditions during pregnancy, particularly gestational and type 2 diabetes, were more likely to have anti-fetal brain autoantibodies in their blood compared to healthy women of children with autism. The presence of these anti-fetal brain autoantibodies has been previously found to be specific to some mothers of children with autism and rare among mothers of children without autism, researchers have found.
The Social Implications of Being Hungry It’s been a crazy morning. The alarm didn’t go off, so you had to rush to get ready for work. That meant no time for breakfast. Once at work, it … ...
Your Fascinations Betray Narcissistic Abuse When Elisabeth Fritzl was freed from her basement dungeon in 2008, I was fascinated. Mesmerized by this dark tale of a father imprisoning his daughter. When author Malika Oufkir appeared … ...
How the Media Affects Body Image Body image is the way we perceive ourselves when we look in the mirror. We imagine ourselves to look and act a certain way, even though we may look and act differently to those around us. Someone has a positive body image if he or … ...
Anxiety And Stress Reduced By Foot Massage with These Essential Oils Research tests the aroma oils that can reduce anxiety and blood pressure. > Use code "10OFF" for 10% off PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
Why Air Crash Victims' Families Still Long to Find the Plane The spatial basis of memory in our brain explains why humans have always sought to locate their dead, even as the search for the disappeared Malaysian Air Flight 370 winds up
Subconscious Mental Defense Mechanism Protects Your Relationship... Staying committed in a long-term relationship in this day-and-age can be quite a challenge, especially with the temptations of the internet and social media right at our fingertips. But research … ...