How to avoid overspending: uncover the psychology behind why people buy Phys.Org
Between 40% and 80% of purchases are impulse buys. Marketers often get blamed for this, but while marketing tactics may be cynical, manipulative, and even ...
Is the Psychology of Deadly Force Ready for the Courts? Undark Magazine
In the absence of rigorous science, psychologists disagree about using the neurobiology of stress to defend police officers who kill.
High or Drunk at Work? Psychology Today
How hazardous is it to be under the influence while on the job?
Five Truths About Marriage All Couples Need to Understand Psychology Today
Recently I was asked what the core principles are for making a strong marriage. Interesting question. These sort of questions fascinate me. Trying to identify the ...
ASU psychology professor improving global literacy through adaptive training - Arizona State University
ASU psychology professor improving global literacy through adaptive training Arizona State University
Over the past 65 years, global literacy has increased by 4 percent every 5 years, but the poorest countries still have large percentages of the population who are ...
Essential Psychology for the Swimming Teacher SwimSwam
You do not have to be an expert psychologist to realize that we are more likely to repeat a pleasant experience than an unpleasant one. Unfortunately for some ...
Eating Disorders—and Who Suffers from Them Psychology Today
Recent research suggests for eating disorders, girls and women who are members of different ethnic groups have more similarities than differences.
Crypto Schisms and Fork Psychology Bitcoin News
Forking within the crypto ecosystem is often a controversial subject. Many crypto-enthusiasts loathe it, taking particular exception to the so-called Forking in the ...
The Whispering Walls of Tobias Forge Psychology Today
What is the path to Satanism? I must confess to knowing next to nothing about Satan, and therefore very little about how one may come to practice Satanism.
Why 90 Percent of Generation Z Says They're Stressed Out Psychology Today
A recent APA survey confirms that 90% of Generation Z is "stressed out." With rising rates of anxiety and depression in youth, we explore the causes and offer ...
Can Psychology Apps Help the Health System? Psychology Today
With greater pressure placed on public health systems—due to increased life expectancy and poor life-style choices—governments are turning to technology to ...
Paid Post: Investing psychology – common investing mistakes Investors Chronicle
How the fear of missing out or looking to make maximum returns without considering the risks can be controlled, and the crucial role played by portfolio ...
The psychology of Christmas: the most wonderful time of the year... and how to survive it - Independent.ie
The psychology of Christmas: the most wonderful time of the year... and how to survive it Independent.ie
Anyone who has braved the last-minute dash around the shops on Christmas Eve will know that the term 'festive madness' wasn't coined out of thin air.
My Top 10 Psychology Books of 2018 Psychology Today
It's been a year of amazing books that offer new and uplifting insights, creative solutions to current problems, and inspiration for the future. Here are the best of ...
Five Lessons for a Better Life Psychology Today
One of the secrets to a good life may be to live like we're dying. Here are five important lessons to help us do just that.
Society welcomes new funding for educational psychology training - The British Psychological Society
Society welcomes new funding for educational psychology training The British Psychological Society
The Government has announced an increase of £350m in the funding available to help children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
How Insecurity in Relationships Makes You Want More Things Psychology Today
Insecurity in your close relationships can lead to surprising effects on materialistic. New research on attachment anxiety shows how you seek security in money ...
The 5 best universities in the world for Psychology Study International News
Recently, THE (Times Higher Education) released the 2019 rankings for the best universities in the world according to subject. The rankings included over 1,250 ...
The quest for the best: a psychologist explains why it makes us miserable Vox.com
Given that we live in a consumer culture where you can get anything — a T-shirt, fancy whiskey, blood pressure medication — delivered to your door within ...
The Psychology of Hate-Watching — Jewish Journal Jewish Journal
“In case you didn't notice, people seem pretty angry lately. There's the vitriol you see printed on T-shirts and chanted at Trump rallies and the “Can you believe ...
What is 'overperception bias' in Psychology? The Hindu
Also known as the sexual overperception bias, this refers to the tendency among people to overestimate the level of sexual interest that others have in them.
Good News! Attitudes Moving Toward Gender Equality Psychology Today
In our new research, we found good news about American's attitudes towards equality. We've come a long way, baby. Why doesn't anyone want to hear?
Moot on 'Gender, Religion and Culture in Psychology: Issues Challenges, Prospects' starts - Pakistan Observer
Moot on 'Gender, Religion and Culture in Psychology: Issues Challenges, Prospects' starts Pakistan Observer
Salim Ahmed. A three-day international conference on “Gender, Religion and Culture in Psychology: Issues Challenges and Prospects” Monday began at the ...
Stanford psychologist Eleanor Maccoby dies at 101 Stanford University News
Eleanor Maccoby, the Barbara Kimball Browning Professor of Psychology, Emerita, at Stanford, recognized for scholarly contributions to gender studies and ...
Jennifer Hamady Psychology Today Psychology Today
Jennifer Hamady is a voice coach and therapist specializing in technical and emotional issues that interfere with self-expression. Based in New York City and ...
Yum and Yuck | Hidden Brain NPR
This week on the Hidden Brain radio show, we dig into the culture and psychology that determines the foods that make us salivate and the scents that make us ...
Is Scott Peterson Innocent? Part One Psychology Today
A&E's "The Murder of Laci Peterson" exposes psychological flaws in justice system.
Man Gets Probation for Posing as a Psychologist Cape May County Herald
A Court House man was sentenced to five years of probation Dec. 14 for practicing psychology without a license.
What psychology experiments tell you about why people deny facts The Economist
IN 2015, AFTER the Supreme Court had affirmed the constitutionality of same-sex marriage, Jeremy Frimer of the University of Winnipeg asked 200 randomly ...
Psychology Around the Net: December 15, 2018 PsychCentral.com
Would you be more successful if you had a pet? Why does visiting a place from your past bring back more vivid memories? Does a significant salary difference ...
The Many Heath and Sleep Benefits Of Music Psychology Today
When it comes to your sleep, whatever makes you feel calmed, soothed, relaxed, and puts your body and mind in a restful mode is the right choice for you.
The Stressed Years of Their Lives Psychology Today
A recent APA survey confirms that 90% of Generation Z is "stressed out." With rising rates of anxiety and depression in youth, we explore the causes and offer ...
How To Use Psychology To Get People Into The Store Since Small Business Saturday Didn't Do It - Forbes
How To Use Psychology To Get People Into The Store Since Small Business Saturday Didn't Do It Forbes
While this holiday season is expected to be strong, most gains will be seen online, not in-store. Shopper traffic was down 6.6% over the four-day holiday ...
Psychology’s Replication Crisis Has Made The Field Better FiveThirtyEight
In 2012, psychologists Will Gervais and Ara Norenzayan published a paper in the journal Science reporting a series of experiments that suggested engaging in ...
The Underlying Psychology of Political Radicalism Pacific Standard
Radicals are less able to recognize when they're wrong, even in a task having nothing to do with politics.
Hearthstone, Video Hearthstone Psychology with Dr. J, Professional Player Turned Caster - Rivalry.gg
Hearthstone, Video Hearthstone Psychology with Dr. J, Professional Player Turned Caster Rivalry.gg
Jace "DrJikininki" Garthright is both a North America Hearthstone professional player and exceptional caster, making a splash with his personality and ...
This Thanksgiving, Ditch the Food Psychology WIRED
Cornell scientist Brian Wansink rocketed to fame by crafting easy, appealing rules on how to avoid overeating. Turns out, though, they're probably not all true.
Organizational Psychologists at The Myers-Briggs Company Develop Award-Winning Business Alignment Model - PRNewswire
Organizational Psychologists at The Myers-Briggs Company Develop Award-Winning Business Alignment Model PRNewswire
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruth Patel, Ben Vernazza and their team at The Myers-Briggs Company are trained in organizational ...
Crime on cruise ships (Part 2): Exploring passenger psychology and how to protect yourself - NEWSREP
Crime on cruise ships (Part 2): Exploring passenger psychology and how to protect yourself NEWSREP
While understanding the specifics of maritime law can be tricky at best, and near impossible at worst, learning how to stay safe on board cruise ships is.
Psychology of Christmas shopping: Are you being duped by anchoring? The Press
Anchoring is a technique that sells goods at high prices but allows people to think they are getting low prices. This can be bad news, especially at Christmas.
Why People Wait 10 Days to Do Something That Takes 10 Minutes The Atlantic
I'm trying to construct an alternative theory of myself in which I'm a tidy person. It's not going well. Walking my recycling from my apartment to the trash room ...
Psychologist arrested for fraud after billing as much as 72 hours of work in one day - NewsChannel5.com
Psychologist arrested for fraud after billing as much as 72 hours of work in one day NewsChannel5.com
A psychologist from Murfreesboro has been arrested for healthcare fraud after claiming to work up to 72 hours in a single day.
The Evolutionary Role of Narcissistic Sociopaths Psychology Today
Co-authored by Nathan Lents, Ph.D., and Robert Trivers, Ph.D. There is no shortage of published psychological profiles of Donald J. Trump that attempt to ...
How Vivid Imagination Can Help People Unlearn Fear Psychology Today
New state-of-the-art neuroscience research suggests that imagination can help the brain unlearn fear in ways that have been underestimated and unexplored ...
Psychology’s Replication Crisis Is Running Out of Excuses The Atlantic
Another big project has found that only half of studies can be repeated. And this time, the usual explanations fall flat.
What Is Mirror Exposure Therapy? And Does It Work? Psychology Today
New research on mirror exposure therapy is discussed.
Why You Underestimate How Much Other People Like You Psychology Today
The "Liking Gap" explains why you should feel upbeat after meeting new people.
Difference Between the Psychopath and So-Called Sociopath Psychology Today
I am often asked, "What's the difference between a psychopath and a sociopath?" There's no good answer because it's a bad question that must be reframed.
The Latest Breakup Trend and What It Says About Your Ex Psychology Today
You and your partner had what you believed to be an excellent relationship. It seemed like nothing would get in the way of continuing to deepen the bonds that ...
Is Solitude Something You Enjoy or a Way of Avoiding Others? Psychology Today
New research shows that people who enjoy time alone have a different profile of psychological health than people who spend time alone to avoid others.
Fred Greenstein, 88, Dies; Political ‘Psychologist’ Assessed Presidents The New York Times
Fred Greenstein, a pre-eminent scholar of political psychology who devised a systematic approach to evaluating the leadership styles of American presidents ...
How to Fight the Loneliness Epidemic Psychology Today
Loneliness is at epidemic levels in the United States, presenting a danger to the length and quality of our lives. How can we shift our outlook and take action to ...
Psychology and sexuality studies professor says God did not have consent for Virgin birth - Lifesite
Psychology and sexuality studies professor says God did not have consent for Virgin birth Lifesite
In a series of outrageous tweets, faculty member Eric Sprankle of Minnesota State University, Mankato mocked the incarnation as 'nonconsensual.'
The Psychology of Memory and the 2016 Election - Neuroskeptic Discover Magazine
An intriguing new study uses the 2016 US Presidential election as a tool to examine the organization of human memory. The results show that events that occur ...
Meet a Drexel Student Who Used Her Clinical Psychology Education to Combat Suffering of Syrian Refugees in Jordan - DrexelNow - Drexel Now
Meet a Drexel Student Who Used Her Clinical Psychology Education to Combat Suffering of Syrian Refugees in Jordan - DrexelNow Drexel Now
Mona Elgohail, a PhD candidate in the clinical psychology program in Drexel University's College of Arts and Sciences, came to Drexel with the goal of ...
Psychologist: 'holiday cheer isn't a given' | Lifestyles Kokomo Perspective
'Tis the season for family and festivities, but it's also the season in which many experience symptoms of depression, according to clinical psychologist Dr. Patrick ...
What the psychology of queues tells us about inequality Financial Times
This month, as the western world plunges into the holiday season, two predictions can be made with confidence. First, most of us will spend time standing in a ...
The Seeds of Love Contain the Roots of Hate Psychology Today
In a book titled Virtuous Violence by Tage Rai and Alan Fiske, the authors claim that violence is mostly morally driven. People are violent because of their ...
New Study Shows Brain Change After Psychological Trauma Psychology Today
Understanding post-traumatic reactions is of increasing significance as we begin to grasp the massive level of abuse and neglect we inflict on one another.
Why Psychological Safety Is Necessary For A Competitive Advantage Forbes
The concept of psychological safety, according to William A. Khan in his 1990 paper on personal engagement and disengagement at work, is “being able to ...
Sex Education and Parenting: What We Know Psychology Today
There is clear evidence that the foundations for sex education comes from parents and guardians at home.
Restraint of People with Autism and Developmental Disability Psychology Today
Restraint is emerging as a hot-button topic among autistic self-advocates and some parents. People on both sides feel their position is obviously correct: ...
7 Reasons Why Young People Are Having Less Sex Psychology Today
Young adults are having less sex than the generations before them, even though conditions should make it easier for them to have more.
The Recipe for Great Food TV is Sharp Cameras, Intense Crew, and a Dash of Psychology IndieWire
Behind-the-scenes secrets: They know how to make you hungry, but it's not all shiny chocolate and beauty plates.
'Generational Divide' Can Complicate How We Think About Estrangement, Psychologist Says WBUR
After an earlier Here & Now segment delved into the topic of family estrangement, we take a closer look into a process that is more common than many might ...
Do You Have a Healthy Personality? Take This New Psychology Test to Find Out Newsweek
Are you warm and open with a willpower of steel? Then congratulations, you probably have a healthy personality, according to psychologists. In a study ...
10 Problems With Consciousness Psychology Today
Consciousness is a complicated construct, and these major problems must be considered when tackling the concept.
New Research Just Debunked 14 Classic Psychology Experiments Futurism
A global, four-year research project just found that 14 of the 28 classic psychology studies it examined couldn't be replicated.
Get Off Twitter and... Clean the Bathroom? Psychology Today
Do you fear social media is getting in the way of time with friends and family? A new study examined how people spend their time when they log off. The results ...
Brain Imaging Unearths Neurobiological Roots of Resilience Psychology Today
A new state-of-the-art brain imaging study from Northwestern University offers *fresh* clues about the neurobiology of resilience and helps to explain why some of ...
Taysom Hill and the psychology of a momentum shift Who Dat Dish
A momentum shift occurs when something unexpected changes the trajectory of a sporting event. We saw this from one play by Taysom Hill in Week 14.
Baylor Psychologist Sara Dolan, Ph.D., Recognized by the American Psychological Association - Baylor University
Baylor Psychologist Sara Dolan, Ph.D., Recognized by the American Psychological Association Baylor University
Jim Ellor, Ph.D., D.Min., The Dorothy Barfield Kronzer Endowed Professor in Family Studies in Baylor's Diana R. Garland School of Social Work. Sara Dolan ...
Why culture is key to improving the 'interpretive power' of psychology UW Today
In psychology, there often is a common demographic among research subjects. And among the researchers, themselves. And, in its own way, among research ...
Want to combat plastic straw waste? Consider rewiring consumer psychology. Waste Dive
According to Travis Wagner, co-author of a new paper on plastic straw reduction efforts, policymakers may want to restructure the consumer choice architecture.
Is Social Media PDA a Sign of Happiness or Overcompensation? Psychology Today
When people post about their relationships on social media, is it a sign that they are truly happy, or that they are overcompensating?
Why Do Narcissists Make Positive First Impressions? Psychology Today
Narcissists are well-liked—when people first meet them. A new series of studies posits that this strong first impression may be partly due to the perception of high ...
DeLong seventh graders visit UW-Eau Claire psychology department Leader-Telegram
Inside a tiny laboratory the size of a closet at UW-Eau Claire Wednesday afternoon, a small group of seventh-graders watched with awe as a psychology student ...
Why I Work in War Zones and Refugee Camps Psychology Today
Ever wonder what it's like to work in war zones and refugee camps? Amidst the pain, there is also resilience, and courage, and persistent hope.
The Mental Health of Atheists and the 'Nones' Psychology Today
New research has compared the mental health of religious people, atheists, agnostics, non-affiliated and the 'spiritual but not religious', leading to some ...
The psychology of Christmas spending New Zealand Herald
Gold, frankincense and myrrh. The original gift givers, the Three Wise Men, probably weren't thinking ideally for a newborn baby. Perhaps a bib, plenty of ...
Ask me anything: Our resident psychologist answers your queries about sex and relationships - Independent.ie
Ask me anything: Our resident psychologist answers your queries about sex and relationships Independent.ie
Question: I am not sure how to frame my question as it is a bit unusual. I have always had a very emotional reaction to certain things - children singing, beautiful ...
Lecturer in Business and Occupational Psychology job with COVENTRY UNIVERSITY | 120474 - Times Higher Education (THE)
Lecturer in Business and Occupational Psychology job with COVENTRY UNIVERSITY | 120474 Times Higher Education (THE)
Application closing date 30/12/2018. Faculty / School or *Service* Faculty of Health and Life Sciences Salary £32,243 - £40,802 per annum. Package As one of ...
We're All in This Together, Or Are We? Psychology Today
In December, a lot of us reflect on the year gone by through the making of personal “best of” lists. What were the most memorable articles, books, songs, memes, ...
How Introverts Can Make It in an Extraverted World Psychology Today
People high in introversion may feel they don't fit into an extroverted culture. New research shows how they can improve their well-being if by overcoming the ...
Half the Time, Psychology Results Not Reproducible: Study The Scientist
A large-scale effort to repeat psychological experiments has failed to confirm the results about half the time, according to a study published yesterday (November ...
Psychology of wealth: Even the 1% need to have some idea of life’s basics Financial Times
Can the ultra-wealthy ever rediscover the joy of sewing on a button?
How Your Brain Can Predict the Future Psychology Today
How does the brain predict the future and anticipate the precise timing of muscle movements? New research offers *fresh* clues.
How to Avoid “Death by Meeting” in the Workplace Psychology Today
What's the part of your job that you dread the most? If you're like most people, those pesky mandatory meetings are one of the worst aspects of your workplace.
Egypt's Supreme Council for Culture to hold event commemorating psychologist Kadry Hefny - Books - Ahram Online
Egypt's Supreme Council for Culture to hold event commemorating psychologist Kadry Hefny - Books Ahram Online
Egypt's Supreme Council for Culture will commemorate the life and works of the late professor of psychology Kadry Hefny on Wednesday. Hefny, who was born ...
In Antarctica, Scientists Enter an Extreme State of 'Psychological Hibernation' ScienceAlert
Some of the world's most important science is conducted in one of its most inhospitable, hostile places. But not without a cost, new research reveals.
Baby It's Hot in Here Psychology Today
Justice, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. So what should be done with this Christmas classic?
Why Is the Human Cerebellum Making Headline News? Psychology Today
Recently the New York Times published an article about a new study offering *fresh* clues about how our "little brain" evolved to influence modern humans' skull ...
This means war: psychologists try to make sense of Brexit The Irish Times
What are they thinking? When it comes to Brexit, the answer has several layers.
The psychology of climate change: Why people deny the evidence CBC News
Despite evidence illustrating the planet is warming at a rate not ever seen in its history, there are still people who deny that it's occurring or that it's a result of ...
The Psychology Of Leadership And Trust KUT
On this edition of Two Guys on Your Head , Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke continue their discussion on leadership with a look at the psychology of.
Intelligent Social Robots Must Have a "Theory of Mind" Psychology Today
Corporate giants like Google, Facebook, and IBM are collectively investing billions of dollars in artificial intelligence (AI), bringing together some of the world's ...
Are humans good or bad? Here’s the prognosis, according to psychology Scroll.in
It's a question that's reverberated through the ages – are humans, though imperfect, essentially kind, sensible, good-natured creatures? Or are we, deep down, ...
Crude oil sell-off resumes, prices break important psychological levels UPI News
Oil prices fell early Tuesday, in part on concern about the macroeconomic outlook, as well as amid rising U.S. output, breaking psychological barriers.
An Expert’s Guide to Making Stress Work in Your Favor—Really Vogue
Long having had a bad rep, stress is being reconsidered by experts as something that can actually be good for you and your health.
NIH awards psychology professor prestigious Career Development Award Rowan Today
A $700000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) may very well advance Dr. Danielle Arigo's research career and the health of midlife women in New ...
What's the Problem: Introducing Solution Focus Pt 2
Again, many of us think we listen, yet we don't always "attend" to the person who is speaking to us. We are too busy doing other things! We are not being 100% attentive.
The Attention Spanner
After a long and patient wait in queue, you reached the post office counter. Just then, the peasant sauntered over and plunked himself in front of you.
Establishing Trust in Grief Management Groups
Trust is the basis of all human relationships. Trust can be thought of as a tool that can measure the positive and negative nature of a relationship.
The Undeniable Power of Suggestion
How exactly is the Human Psyche effected by the trivial "power of suggestion?" When a thought or seed is planted into the human mind, the psyche responsively triggers a lingering product of that thought. For example, urban legends have been circulated throughout history; in doing so, a mindset is incorporated into the psyche, creating a deceitful illusion that cannot distinguish fact from fiction.
Even though hypnosis has been around officially since the 1700s (Franz Anton Mesmer), there are still questions as to its validity and benefits. For the most part, these questions stem from fear and ignorance.
The Psychology of Torture
There is one place in which one's privacy, intimacy, integrity and inviolability are guaranteed - one's body, a unique temple and a familiar territory of sensa and personal history. The torturer invades, defiles and desecrates this shrine.
Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) At a Glance
Most narcissists (75%) are men.NPD is one of a "family" of personality disorders (formerly known as "Cluster B").
Achieving an Ambidextrous Mindset
History lends us an ideal of ambidexterity: Leonardo da Vinci, Harry Truman and James Garfield were all known to be physically ambidextrous, but to what does that translate? In modern times, ambidexterity isn't a hot topic, but in fact, we are all - to a degree - ambidextrous.When we multi-task, juggle home and work, hold a phone conference and take notes simultaneously -- we are incorporating an ambidextrous mindset.
Nature VS Nurture - Theories of Personality in 21st Century
Nature vs Nurture theories have wasted a lot of energy of human beings. Plato is considered first to realize that you are made of not only flesh but also an intellectual soul.
Synchronized Swimming Advantage for Twins
The Olympic Contests for Synchronized Swimming are a testament to the natural human ability of telepathy. What we find in College and University Level synchronized swimmers thru observation and data of the top athletes is that those teams which have been long time friends seem to have a mind connection, which far surpasses generally accepted scientific knowledge.
The End of Psychotherapy
In two articles entitled "We Are Not Our Personalities" and "Eliminating The Past" I make the point that it is now possible to "dismantle" all the life experience that is stored in the human bio-field, i.e.
Its Never Too Late
First of all, a bit of background: A high school dropout, stay-at-home mom until the age of 40, I wasn't too motivated to learn. Then I read the following quote:"Old Bureaucrat, my comrade, it is not you who are to blame.
The Diagnosis Myth
Although I risk dissension by doing so, I must say something that I think many of us in the mental health community have acknowledged for quite some time: every single diagnosis of a mental disorder is fallible.Before I proceed, I should note the value of diagnoses.
Short Story: The Next Level of Humanity
"Hey Mac, have you ever been thinking of someone and then-bang! - The telephone rings and it's them on the phone?""Pinkus, why are you always asking me stupid inane questions that have absolutely no relevance whatsoever to the job at hand?"Mac smiled and laughed loudly. It was the kind of laugh that could boil the water in your fishbowl.
Ericksons Theory of Human Development
I'm sure you've heard the term "Identity Crisis" before. It's thought of as a conflict of self and society and its introduction came from one of the most famous psychoanalyst of the 20th century.
A Look at The Brain
The endless, immeasurable brain. It does seem like more we discover about it, the more mystery we create.
Metaphors of the Mind (Part I)
The brain (and, by implication, the Mind) has been compared to the latest technological innovation in every generation. The computer metaphor is now in vogue.
What is the Treatment for Bipolar Disorder?
How do we treat bipolar disorder? Specifically, how do we treat mania or depression associated with bipolar disorder? The treatment of these two clinical states is not the same.The treatment of mania is dependent upon its severity and acuity.
Time Out of Mind
Let us first consider the role of time in our lives, then let us consider that role in terms of mental illness. Buddhists and Hindus, among others, propose that time does not actually exist.
Dogs Use Psycho-Cybernetics To Accomplish Goals
Dogs picture in their minds an event of an activity they wish to perform whether it hunting a rodent, greeting their human companions at the door or retrieving a stick. This helps them set goals similar to psycho-cybernetic human intent goal oriented human endeavors.
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