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ADHD Has No Choice? If you don’t have ADHD, then you may not know these things. But that’s okay, I’m going to tell you, then you will know. You may think that ADHD is … ...
8 Ways Highly-Sensitive People Can Survive Vacation We are trained from the time we emerge from our mothers’ wombs to look forward to vacations as a chance to relax, have fun, and escape from the rigors of life. But for a small percentage of us, vacation is harder than work — it … ...
Using Absolutes to Manage ADHD Although “thinking in absolutes” is generally seen as a bad thing, there are some situations where absolutes are helpful. For example, most of us follow certain moral absolutes that allow … ...
Why Is Time Magazine Shaming Single People and Their... Time magazine, it seems, cannot get enough of telling single people and their children that they are just not as good as married people and theirs. Sometimes Time seems to … ...
Your Colleagues Are More Likely to Be Jerks on... It’s Monday. Of course it’s Monday. In a study published this month in Anxiety, Stress & Coping, researchers from Macquarie University in Australia looked at how workplace incivility fluctuates over the course of the workweek. Participants of both genders reported experiencing the most incivility at work on Monday and the...
Making Mondays Magical—Or at Least Less Miserable Mondays get a bad rap. Inevitably, every Monday morning, we see images on different social media sites talking about how terrible Mondays are, wishing for a shorter day and a stronger cup … ...
Social Anxiety: The Dreaded Conversation Some people look forward to social situations and seem to thrive off of them. Many others have a more difficult time with social situations, leading people to cancel plans, skip … ...
We All Need Compassion I was finishing up today’s blog post, when I realized that wasn’t the article I want to share with you today. Instead I wanted share a bit of my heart … ...
A Letter to the Victims and Families of the...   First, let me say that I am deeply, deeply sorry for your losses.   Second, let me say that no apology, sentiment, or action could ever possibly be commensurate … ...
Treatment’s Toughest Assignment “Just this one Netflix episode. I mean, it is Game of Thrones.” Or “I can spend another five minutes surfing ESPN.com.” We stall before delving into an unpleasant task. We search for discounted shoes, binge watch reality TV, and devour Ben & Jerry on dreary … ...
The Lure of Beauty That beauty attracts is well known – from people to mathematical proofs. Do we always have to circumvent the lure of beauty?
The Wonder of Creativity {E. Shaver bookstore in Savannah, Ga.} My husband, Brian, and I recently visited Savannah, Georgia, for a few days. While there we did some of my favorite things: We went to … ...
6 Ways to Achieve Genuine Happiness During Depression Every time I watch television, I see a commercial for anti-depressants and I’m taken back to a time in my life when I was severely depressed and ON such medications. I was so depressed that I was hospitalized for three weeks. The overwhelming feelings of fear, … ...
Anxiety: The Age Group And Gender At Greatest Risk The country that, surprising, has the highest rate of anxiety. > Use code "10OFF" for 10% off PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
Practice Might Not Make Perfect After All Could the famous '10,000 hours' rule be wrong? > Use code "10OFF" for 10% off PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
5 Creative Ideas for Keeping Your Loved One’s Memory... After someone close to us dies, we may think that our connection with them is over. Maybe we assume that the “healthy” thing to do is to let go and get over their passing. (Does anyone ever get over a terrible loss?) Or maybe we have a hard … ...
Why and How You Should Trust Your Gut                                                             … ...
The psychology of buying and selling a house Our emotions influence the homes we choose and the prices we pay.
Today I Love My Musical World Today I love my musical world and the fact that since the choir is on hiatus my band (every member of which is a choir member) has agreed to use … ...
A Surprising Hormone Is Important for Sexuality in Women Women are not as free from the effects of hormones as once was thought.