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Uncertainty Is Your Friend - Sat, 18 Nov 2017

4 Steps to Making Any Change You Desire - Sat, 18 Nov 2017

Cannabis Shown To Have This Mental Cost For First Time - Sat, 18 Nov 2017
Occasional cannabis users were tested along with those addicted to the drug. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will…

How To Stop Your Brain Shrinking With Age - Sat, 18 Nov 2017
Normally people’s brains shrink by about 5% every decade after the age of 40. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will…

Should You Let Your Doctor Monitor Your Medication Intake? - Sat, 18 Nov 2017

Psychology Around the Net: November 18, 2017 - Sat, 18 Nov 2017

Generous people ‘listen to their hearts,’ quite literally - Sat, 18 Nov 2017
New research measures interoception, or people’s ability to ‘listen’ to their bodies, and their willingness to give away money. The heart plays a key role.

Invaluable Lessons Loss Can Teach - Fri, 17 Nov 2017

The Simpler Talk Therapy That Treats Depression Effectively - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
The talk therapy that is quicker (and cheaper) than cognitive-behavioural therapy. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That…

Five Tips to Beat Holiday Stress - Fri, 17 Nov 2017

Here’s Why Sleep Deprivation Makes You Feel Zoned Out - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
Why sleep deprivation feels like being drunk without drinking anything. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost…

Best of Our Blogs: November 17, 2017 - Fri, 17 Nov 2017

Feeling numb: What you need to know - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
A look at feeling numb, a psychological condition resulting in emotional numbness. Included is detail on causes, treatment, and coping strategies.

We are witnessing a renaissance in psychology - Fri, 17 Nov 2017

Knives, Fire, and Running with Scissors: On Letting Our Kids Take Risks - Thu, 16 Nov 2017

The Perfect Personality Trait For Intelligent People - Thu, 16 Nov 2017
The most fundamentally important personality trait for a thoughtful person of any political hue. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17…

8 Steps For Handling Passive-Aggressive People - Thu, 16 Nov 2017
How to spot someone who is passive-aggressive and how to handle them. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your…

Surprising Losses that Need to Be Grieved - Thu, 16 Nov 2017

The Amazonian Drug That Could Treat Depression And Alcoholism - Thu, 16 Nov 2017
Drug traditionally used in south America found to enhance well-being and could help recovering alcoholics. • Try one of PsyBlog’s ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do (NEW) The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and…

What is Capgras syndrome? - Thu, 16 Nov 2017
Capgras syndrome is a psychological condition where the person affected believes someone they know has been replaced by an imposter.

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