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Are you carrying around too much guilt or blaming yourself for things that aren't your fault? Here's how to stop, writes @DrMelanieG
When we try to avoid thinking about something, it's often all we can think about. Here's what to do instead.
Can't feel your emotions? You may be in a dissociative state. Here's how to get back in touch with your feelings and begin healing, writes @GroverSean
5 Ways to Get Motivated and Stay Focused During Re-entry | Psychology Today…
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Are you looking for ways to boost your mood? Start by trying some of these happiness interventions.
How to stop letting the perceptions of other people define your life, writes @ncolier
"Do not alert the narcissist of your plans until you have your team in place." And other strategies to navigate divorce with a narcissist.
5 findings on female sexual satisfaction that are about more than just orgasms
When couples first get together, they are often excited by the thrills of pursuit, desire, and surprise. Even after years of familiarity, though, there are ways to get that feeling back.
Do you tend to be more attracted to a person's mind than their body? Here's how to make the most of it.
3 reasons why arguments get blown out of proportion—and how to prevent that from happening
Having FOMO? New blog post over on @PsychToday covering a recent meta-analysis on FOMO and social media use.…
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How a person's optimism is influenced by both genetics and behaviors—and what that means for you, writes @JohnParrington
Most people don’t start planning a wedding after one date. But to attract a partner, narcissists might spin elaborate visions of a romantic future together. This is why it often works.
Friendship doesn't have to be difficult to be valuable. And in some cases, quite the opposite. Here's why.
"You don't need to wait for motivation to actually do something." And other things that people who are struggling with depression may need to hear, writes @AICTCognitive
Why it's important to talk about the things that make you feel uncomfortable or even hurt you with your therapist, writes @DrAndreaBonior
We're taught from a young age that we need romantic relationships to be happy. Here's what that kind of thinking gets wrong, writes @angrytherapist
Why telling the truth benefits people more than dishonesty in the long run
3 sources of anxiety that can cause people to hold on too tightly in relationships—and how to manage them
Do you know someone who struggles with panic attacks? These mindfulness-based techniques may help.
Do you want to know if someone is lying? Try using these 3 cognitive-based techniques, writes @ArashEmamzadeh
Unmarried men suffer far higher rates of depression and suicide than married men and single women, yet mental health experts consider them an ignored demographic. Here's why.
How to avoid going down the rabbit hole of negative mind wandering
Parents who see their child as a rival, or as a picture of what they could have been, may act on their envy in hurtful ways that are hard for others to recognize or for the child to forgive.
15 top triggers of relationship conflict—and how to manage them better, writes @LewandowskiPhD
Even when it's not that severe, childhood mistreatment sometimes causes brain changes that affect anger management. Here's how to cope.
"We need to accept worry, acknowledge the stressors and limitations it has imposed on us, and focus pragmatically on achieving the best possible outcomes under the circumstances."
Don't let worries about what other people think stop you from having fun by yourself. @belladepaulo explains why.
Are racing thoughts keeping you up at night? A sleep journal may be just what you need. Here's how to get started, writes @thesleepdoctor
How we can use deadlines to our advantage to get things done
3 powerful ways to reclaim health and happiness after any difficult experience, writes @sethgillihan
"Changes in brain chemistry occur during certain life transitions that can predispose someone to developing a new psychotic disorder." And for women, that can mean menopause. @evolutionarypsy explains why.
When it comes to dating, first impressions are everything. And here's what matters most, explains @ocklenBLOG
If you're not sure how someone is feeling, you may want to check for this clue. It could help read their emotions, explains @swhitbo.
"Income is not that important to well-being." And other trends we know about happiness, according to @toddkashdan
3 signs that someone may be a demisexual—and what they can do to find a good match
Being able to identify certain vocal biomarkers could help us better diagnose and treat depression in the future. Here's how.
Treating relationship problems could also help improve mental health. Here's why.
After a loss, many people assume they will go through some version of the "five stages of grief." But that may not be true for everyone. Learn more:
If you could know just one thing in advance about the person you are about to meet, what would you want to know? Here is one social psychologist's answer.
"To keep a clean house, you need to deal with dirt. To overcome fear, you need to face it."
Why it's so important to focus on the positives in your life
Why we can love and hate someone at the same time—and what to do about it
4 different types of goals that can drive people's actions, from @abmarkman
Have you ever been told that you can't take a joke, or you need to lighten up? You may be experiencing gaslighting. Here are 4 healthy ways to handle it.
"Scapegoating is verbal abuse, no matter how it is normalized or rationalized. And it really doesn't matter how parents choose their victims; it only matters that they do."
We may not be able to control our feelings, but we can control how we react to them—and avoid making things worse
"A healthy gut microbiome is essential to both your psychological and physical health." @marlynnweimd explains how.
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