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50 Per Cent More Motivation With This Way of Thinking About Rewards A simple motivational tip that helps you reach exercise goals.
6 Strategies to Achieve Meaningful Goals When You Have... You have important goals. You have dreams. You have academic or professional aspirations. You have a certain picture in mind of how you’d like your life to look. Maybe you want to build a meaningful career. Maybe you want to finish your Ph.D. Maybe you … ...
Explaining autism: Study identifies novel mechanism that causes abnormal brain development Recognizing a need to better understand the biology that produces Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) symptoms, scientists have identified a novel mechanism that potentially links abnormal brain development to the cause of ASDs. This new knowledge will help to improve the diagnosis and development of therapeutic interventions for ASDs.
4 Responses to Anger An important aspect of anger monitoring is to identify the cues that occur in response to the anger-provoking event. These cues serve as warning signs that you have become angry … ...
9 Writing Tips For People With Asperger’s A lot of us on the spectrum like writing. It’s easier for us to get our thoughts out on paper because we get more time to organize them. Plus we read all the … ...
Does Your Personality Fit the City You Live In? A recent study explored whether residents’ personalities were a match for the city in which they lived. What did they find?
The Unflattering Childhood Label That Actually Predicts Higher Income 40 Years Later Adults who grew up with this childhood personality trait earn more money now.
Take Care of Yourself by Getting Active We all have those times when stress, anxiety, depression or life circumstances lead us into a difficult or dark place. During those times, we often withdraw and take less action. … ...
Virtual reality therapy could be used to treat depression A new study finds that virtual reality therapy can boost feelings of self-compassion in patients with depression.
Bullied preemies may develop mental illness as adults, study shows A new study on adult mental health included extremely low birth weight babies who were 2.2 pounds or less at their birth between 1977 and 1982 in Ontario. These adults were interviewed at age 8, 22 to 26 and 29 to 36. Their mental health was compared to normal birth weight babies of 5.5 pounds or more who were born in the same time span and interviewed at the same intervals.
Today I Love Favorite Sweaters Today I love favorite sweaters. Whether you call them sweaters or hoodies or sweatshirts or jumpers, whether they are knitted, crocheted or woven, whether they were bought it given, they … ...
Psychiatry Research Updates: Autism Early Intervention Study Finds Early Interventions Decrease Symptoms of Autism A small study has shown promising results for the effectiveness of parental interventions for infants showing early signs of autism. Researchers from the University of California Davis MIND Institute pilot-tested a 12-week program, called Infant Start, in … ...
Better Sleep for a Better Life While getting seven to eight hours of sound sleep each night is easier said than done, there are adjustments you can make to improve your odds of a good night’s sleep. And what you do in the hours before you go to bed could matter … ...
The 5 Most Dangerous Myths About Narcissism (Part 2) Steer clear of any book, blog or video that tries to convince you of anything even approaching these ideas about narcissism.
ADHD, Fatal Or Not? I was reading a post I’d been led to by social media, and I came across a reference to ADHD being a medical diagnosis. The writer of the reference compared … ...
Five Tips for Multicultural Competence in Therapy During the next 50 years, the United States will become a nation in which no one racial or ethnic group will be in the majority (U.S. Census Bureau, 2012). As our population evolves and continues to diversify, it’s imperative to our nation’s functioning that healthcare … ...
Living Through the Broken Bits: How Acceptance Can Help... My little boy is two-and-a-half. Just old enough to start wrestling with the big stuff. And I’m not talking about tantrums, here. But the stuff that many of us will … ...
#1 Worst Parenting Mistake Whether the child is 2 or 17 years old, the worst parenting mistake a parent can make is not listening. This presents in a variety of formats. Not listening to their boundaries. When the child has said they don’t want to talk anymore, listen and … ...
7 Traits of a Perfect Salesperson Some people in the sales profession are able to become very wealthy while others have trouble paying their rent. What is exactly is the difference between these two groups?
5 Possible Signs of Borderline Personality Disorder What comes to mind when you hear the term Borderline Personality Disorder? For many people who are unfamiliar with the disorder, split personality is often a common misconception. Split personality … ...