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"Moral" Label Solidifies Opinions
News View Category: Psychology Published: August 2016
 
"Shrink"-ing the Mind Dolores T. Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: March 2008
Does psychotherapy work? Yes. It depends. What do you mean by "work"?
 
'Tis the Season for Holiday Stress
News View Category: Psychology Published: December 2007
 
A Depressing Outlook for Teenagers Richard E. Vatz , Jeffrey A. Schaler
Category: Psychology Published: July 2009
"Nationwide screening of adolescents for depression is a nightmare whose time, we should hope, has not come."
 
Alpha Male vs. Alpha Female Tara Richter
Category: Psychology Published: March 2017
"We call a dominant woman a 'Carnivore female' and a weak man 'Herbivore male.' The population of 'Carnivore females' is increasing and marriage rates are going down because 'Herbivore males' don't want to be eaten."
 
Any Lessons from Virginia Tech? Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: July 2007
"The ultimate frustration engendered by a mass murderer is that there are no fail-safe methods to ensure that a similar catastrophe or a worse one will not occur."
 
Autism Programs Are Huge Failure
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2007
 
Bad Behavior Allowed for Elderly
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2008
 
Blessed Are Those Who Mourn--and Those Who Comfort Them Dolores Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: September 2006
In our death-denying society, all too often the message is: Get over it and get back to normal. The fact is, the bereaved's "normal" never will be the same.
 
Chilean Miners Provide Lesson in Resilience
News View Category: Psychology Published: December 2010
 
Confessions of a Cyber Junkie Kevin Roberts
Category: Psychology Published: March 2011
"I neither understood how to maintain friendships, nor did I have a clue about how to help them grow."
 
Confident Is as Confident Does Robert Kelsey
Category: Psychology Published: July 2013
". . . We are a . . . Pablo Picasso-like distortion of painful memories--of hurt, slights, put-downs, and insults, each one adding to the agony of poor confidence."
 
Connection Between Weight and Self-Esteem Linked to Teen's Race and Gender
News View Category: Psychology Published: August 2007
 
Cultivating the Art of Gratitude Robert A. Emmons
Category: Psychology Published: July 2013
"Work actively at finding more to be grateful for. When you grow in gratitude, you grow all over."
 
Dealing with Demons Carol Hebald
Category: Psychology Published: September 2015
"The writer is an inspector of the spirit. To present precisely from within the motivating factors in a character with whom readetrs can identify educates the sentiments."
 
Decisions, Decisions, Decisions . . .
News View Category: Psychology Published: August 2017
 
Do Ghosts and the "Undead" Really Exist?
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2011
 
Dodging Deflategate Queries Proves not a Problem for NFL's Top-Rated QB
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2016
 
Don't End Up Fathering By Default
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2006
 
Face It, You're Unrecognizable
World of Science Category: Psychology Published: June 2012
 
Fending Off Bereavement Bullies Carol Shapiro
Category: Psychology Published: September 2006
Beware the all-knowing rules maker who, in pat cliches, tells us how we should act and feel, and how long our grief should last and what form it should take.
 
Finding Your Soul Susan Feinbloom
Category: Psychology Published: January 2015
"Our deepest isolation is not knowing who we are--a spirit in a body. Clairvoyance leands a depth to the session that highlight a pathway to go beyond alienation into freedom, into being yourself."
 
Gambling, Psychology, and State Politics Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: May 2003
"Those who gamble too much and suffer significant losses--whether through lotteries, slots, or other means--choose to do so irresponsibly. No force extrinsic to willpower makes them."
 
Get Ready! The Sheep are Coming Soon
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: February 2015
 
Happy Valentine's Day to Me
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: February 2011
 
Hospitalized Soliders Suicide Rate Increases
News View Category: Psychology Published: December 2014
 
How Could I Be So Stupid? Robert J. Sternberg
Category: Psychology Published: July 2006
Intelligent individuals, by virtue of being smart, often think that they cannot behave stupidly, but that is precisely what leads them down the garden path to behaving in just such a maner.
 
How Safe Is Your Job?: The Threat of Workplace Violence Laurence Miller
Category: Psychology Published: March 2002
"Changes in the American workplace have created fertile ground for breeding discontent and political violence."
 
How to Overcome Your Worries Robert L. Leahy
Category: Psychology Published: January 2007
". . . Since most worries never come true, worriers often are forced to admit, 'I can't recall what I was worried about.' "
 
I Do Not Think My Feelings Will Change . . . But at Least I Hope They Will Dolores T. Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: May 2008
"In an environment where intellectuals assert that nothing is definite or sure . . . Emotions were handed the higher ground as pure, honest expressions of the true self rather than impositions from a cold, rational, profit-driven society."
 
Is Sex Addiction Real? Douglas Weiss
Category: Psychology Published: May 2010
Do golfer Tiger Woods and the soon-to-be-former husband of Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock, among many others, really have no control over their bedroom antics?
 
John Hinckley: The Judge Should Have Just Said "No" Richard E. Vatz
Category: Psychology Published: September 2004
". . . While supporting and promoting rehabilitation are important, there are other classic purposes of punishment and incarceration which may supercede it. . . ."
 
Kids Stressed Out by the Season
News View Category: Psychology Published: December 2006
 
Learning to Face Forward Michele Howe Clark
Category: Psychology Published: July 2012
If you want to know what your thoughts were yesterday, look at your body today. If you want to know what you future will be, look to your thoughts today.
 
Let It Snow…for Serenity's Sake
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: February 2016
 
Love Hurts--and So Does Betrayal Ketima Whitehall
Category: Psychology Published: March 2017
"If I am not emotionally invested in the relationship, and instrinsically concerned with seeing my partner happy, I might hear what he is saying, but I will not care what he is talking about."
 
Love Quest Sofia Milan
Category: Psychology Published: January 2017
You can "attract more love into your life and realize the happiness and fulfillment you always have dreamed of--and remember, you deserve it."
 
Making Marriage Work
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: February 2012
 
Men Tend To Be More Narcissistic Than Women
News View Category: Psychology Published: April 2015
 
Mental Health and Refugee Families Stevan M. Weine
Category: Psychology Published: January 2002
"What is needed more than political ideology is to build a family-centered approach to refugee mental health."
 
Mind May Be MVP of the Diamond
News View Category: Sports Psychology Published: August 2008
 
Mislabeling the Military's Mental Health Dolores T. Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: July 2016
"The conundrum of diagnoses and the risk of damage to one's life explain why some military personnel are suspicious about seeking mental health treatment."
 
Mother's Little Helpers Gayle Madeleine Randall
Category: Psychology Published: January 2012
Modern mothers face more stress, family obligations, and professional responsibility than ever before.
 
Murderous Mothers: A Challenge for the Insanity Defense Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: November 2002
Andrea Yates' killing of her five children is the most-recent case triggering a clash between psychiatrists and prosecutors.
 
Nothing Trivial About Shopaholics
News View Category: Psychology Published: December 2008
 
Obstacles to Accessing Mental Health Care Samuel E. Menaged
Category: Psychology Published: March 2003
". . . The current system for providing treatment for those invisible diseases of the mind remains painfully and dangerously troubled."
 
Playing Dumb Is Smart Geoffrey Tumlin
Category: Psychology Published: July 2015
"… Dumb statements are a fact of life, but you can reduce the negative impact of someone else's dumb statements by playing dumb yourself … ."
 
Poor Adult Health Created in Childhood
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: February 2010
 
Pregnancy, Depression, and Acupuncture William Lee
Category: Psychology Published: July 2011
Women with major depressive disorder treated with depression-specific acupuncture have a 63% response rate after 12 sessions.
 
Problems in Diagnosing and Treating ADD/ADHD Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: March 2001
"The difficulties in finding a panacea for entrenched, maladaptive behavior in children do not provide sufficient justification for plunging into a nationwide pharmacopoeia for solutions."
 
Psychiatry's Valid but Dishonest Reconsiderations Richard E. Vatz , Jeffrey A. Schaler
Category: Psychology Published: March 2008
"Much of the newest wave of psychiatric self-criticism is salutary and headed in the right direction; the problem is the field's unwillingness to credit the psychiatrist who paved the way."
 
Psychological Help for the Terrorized Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: November 2001
"No one knows all the answers as to how to help a nation heal."
 
Psychotherapy and Insurance: The Double Bind Dolores Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: May 2004
Many "therapists feel frustrated, threatened, and trapped in an unhealthy alliance" with insurance companies."
 
Seeking Solace in Television
World of Science Category: Psychology Published: June 2009
 
Sex and Money Rank Behind Self-Esteem
News View Category: Psychology Published: April 2011
 
Sexual Predator Statutes and Psychiatric Confusion Richard E. Vatz , Lee S. Weinberg
Category: Psychology Published: July 2001
". . . The use of psychiatry to commit offenders where there is little hope of rehabilitation and scant medical grounds to justify confinement could lead society down the slippery slope of abuse."
 
Smile, and the Sun Will Come Shining Through Rich Castellano
Category: Psychology Published: March 2017
"Are you going to…live in the captivity of an autoplot mind? Break through the bars; take the smile challenge to heart; find your smile buddies; and claim the freedom, happiness, and smiling in your life now."
 
Solving the Sociopath Vaishali
Category: Psychology Published: March 2012
"Shame is a physiological and emotional booby trap this predator has left behind. Do not step on it. Do not deploy it. Defuse, dismantle, and discard it."
 
Spinning True Lies G. Randy Kasten
Category: Psychology Published: September 2011
"We live with degrees of certainty, not absolutes. Since we never have a complete picture of anything, all of our beliefs are worth a second look."
 
Spiritual Spring Cleaning: Seven Ways to Heal
News View Category: Psychology Published: April 2006
 
Spring Clean Your Filter for Juicy Joy Lisa McCourt
Category: Psychology Published: May 2016
"Adjusting your filter by clearing up your judgements of yourself and others will have blissful ripple effects you cannot even imagine."
 
Stressed-Out Victims of Katrina
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2005
 
The "Write" Way to Show Gratitude Lynette M. Smith
Category: Psychology Published: March 2017
"Your bonus will be enhanced relationships--a plus for you and every person who receives on eof your heartfelt letters."
 
The Art of Healthy Risk-Taking Ralph Hyatt
Category: Psychology Published: September 2001
"The keys to consider are temperament, age, health, knowledge of the act, nature of risks involved, one's previous tolerance for similar risks, ability to set appropriate objectives, and flexibility to judge objectively when to change an approach. . . ."
 
The Collateral Psychological Damage of War Ralph Hyatt
Category: Psychology Published: September 2003
The horrors of armed conflict and battle often leave lasting scars on the psyches of military personnel as well as the civilian population at large.
 
The Hidden Diagnosis Judy Gershon
Category: Psychology Published: May 2007
"Though it is considered to be two to three times more common than bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder is far less understood and grossly under recognized."
 
The Quandary Over Mental Illness Richard E. Vatz
Category: Psychology Published: November 2004
"For the vast majority of untoward behaviors labeled as mental illness, [some critics of psychiatry contend] that they are freely chosen behaviors for which the agent must take responsibility. . . ."
 
The Real Reason Resolutions Fizzle Brian P. Moran , Michael Lennington
Category: Psychology Published: January 2014
There's always next year--if your year is 12 weeks long.
 
Therapy Overload on Campus Richard E. Vatz
Category: Psychology Published: November 2005
The problem w/ the ever-burgeoning number of students who rely on counseling centers is that they become dependent on the ministrations & compensations offered by liberal universities intent on helping those who merely need a...dose of self-sufficiency.
 
This Time It's Different Peter Anthony Sacco
Category: Psychology Published: January 2014
Stop procrastinating yet again through still another year of failed resolutions.
 
Through a Back Door Darkly: New Mental Health Insurance Requirements Richard E. Vatz , Jeffrey A. Schaler
Category: Psychology Published: January 2009
Costly and mandatory mental health coverage sneaks through in the Federal bailout bill.
 
To the Victors Goe the Spoils
News View Category: Psychology Published: April 2012
 
Too Much Fear and Sugar a Bad Combination
Your Health Category: Psychology Published: October 2010
 
Transformative Trauma Jos-Madelaine Standing
Category: Psychology Published: July 2016
"The self that lies within us is a cornucopia of ideas, new beginnings, and adventures to be lived. It always is our own choice whether or not to connect to this great and unconquerable self."
 
Understanding the Predictors of Violent Adolescent Behavior Antonius H.N. Cillessen
Category: Psychology Published: May 2002
If youths have poor anger control, distorted views about themselves or society, lack the friendships or peer interactions in which they can test their views against reality, & have access to & experience w/ the use of weapons, a deadly mix may be created.
 
Using Popular Movies in Psychotherapy John W. Hesley
Category: Psychology Published: January 2001
"Therapists are discovering the power of films and incorporating them into their work in growing numbers."
 
We Can Tell When You're Lying
News View Category: Psychology Published: August 2006
 
When Love Goes Missing Dolores Puterbaugh
Category: Psychology Published: March 2007
"A couple that can turn one individual's expression of loneliness into an opportunity to connect more deeply . . . is a couple whose marriage will be resistant to the passing attraction of a sympathetic colleague or an old friend."
 
When Plastic Surgeons Say No Mark R. Sultan
Category: Psychology Published: May 2005
"Cosmetic surgery can be a powerful tool, but it cannot change who you are. It can supplement, not substitute."
 
Why Kidnap Victims and Battered Women May Be So Slow to Escape Katherine Van Wormer
Category: Psychology Published: July 2007
"The feeling that one has no control is key to behavior that may appear unduly submissive and strangely loyal."
 
Will Justice Be Served on Andrea Yates? Richard E. Vatz
Category: Psychology Published: March 2005
"At all costs, the country must avoid a release at some future date of Mrs. Yates, for the sake of those who loved--or even for those who have followed the devastating saga of--the murdered Yates children."
 
Women Remember How You Look
News View Category: Psychology Published: August 2004
 
You Are not a Smaller, Less-Hairy Man Laura Doyle
Category: Psychology Published: January 2016
"Whe I talk about feminine gifts, I want to be clear that I am not talking about manipulation or taking advantage of anybody. Those are not qualities that anyone wants in a partner."
 
Your Cheatin' Heart Femi Ogunjinmi
Category: Psychology Published: March 2017
"…Women cheat because of an issue in the relationship and men cheat because there is an opportunity."