fb_thumb

Therapy And Wellness News

Think You'll Never Trust Again? Here's Where You Haven't Looked
Trust When Change is Bad Trust, as a noun, is the firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something. For example, relations have to be built on trust Trust is having a confident expectation that circumstances will turn out - or stay - like we plan them to. I believe we come into this world as trusting, open vessels, happy and confident that life won t change. And then, life happens and we realize that people, as well as ci ...
Huffington Post - Fri. Oct 28
Getting to Know Your Outliers: More About Video Games
As I mentioned in my last post, I m a big fan of games. For the last couple of years, the game which has held the majority of my attention has been a digital card game. In this game, people have the ability to design decks with different strategies, and the success of your strategy will depend on the strategy of your own opponent you can think of it as a more complicated rock-paper-scissors component. The players in this game are often interested in unders ...
Psychology Today - Fri. Oct 28
Why We Get Stuck on People Who Just Aren't That Into Us
He s Just Not That Into You became an international bestseller and inspired a major feature film. The book was funny, the movie slightly more dramatic. Unfortunately, it seems that, despite the success of both the book and the movie, few women and men have taken the message to heart. If a guy doesn t text, call or email when it truly is his turn , he is just not that into you. You are not his top priority. You are probably not even on his top 10 list of pr ...
Psychology Today - Fri. Oct 28
The Price of a High
The opioid crisis commands the headlines. We are learning about the causes and triggers of addiction , from the easy oversubscribing of prescription opioids to the hopelessness in rural areas with high unemployment and poor prospects. Less attention has been given, however, to the devastation that drug and alcohol addiction wreaks on families as a whole. Children are especially vulnerable. Behind the statistics, a few qualitative studies are painting a pic ...
Psychology Today - Fri. Oct 28
Could apps be the answer to self-managing diabetes?
Smart phone apps could offer patients with type 2 diabetes a highly effective method of self-managing their condition, concludes a study by Cardiff University. A systematic review of 14 previous studies found that all had reported a reduction in average blood glucose levels in patients that used an app, compared to those who did not, with an approximate reduction in HbA1c glycated haemoglobin of about 0.5 . The analysis also found that younger patients wer ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Oct 27
High quality evidence suggests vitamin D can reduce asthma attacks
A recent Cochrane Review has found evidence from randomised trials, that taking an oral vitamin D supplement in addition to standard asthma medication is likely to reduce severe asthma attacks. Asthma is a common chronic disease affecting about 300 million people worldwide. The symptoms of asthma include wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath. Low blood levels of vitamin D have been linked to increased risk of asthma attacks in childre ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Oct 27
A metabolic switch to turn off obesity
Montreal, October 27, 2016. - You ve tried all the diets. No matter you ve still regained the weight you lost, even though you ate well and you exercised regularly This may be due to a particular enzyme in the brain the alpha beta hydrolase domain-6 enzyme, better known as ABHD6. A study published this week in Cell Reports demonstrates that when this enzyme is blocked in certain neurons of the mouse hypothalamus, it becomes impossible for them to lose weig ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Oct 27
Impulsive personality linked to greater risk for early onset of meth use
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Methamphetamine users who described themselves as impulsive were more likely to have started taking the drug at an earlier age, a study of more than 150 users showed. Both attentional and motor impulsivity were linked to early meth use, even when accounting for total years of use. On average, people who use methamphetamine start at about age 22. It s really unclear if impulsivity is a contributor or a consequence of early methamphetamine ...
EurekAlert - Thu. Oct 27
Effect of Facial Expression on Emotional State Not Replicated in Multilab Study
A coordinated replication effort conducted across 17 labs found no evidence that surreptitiously inducing people to smile or frown affects their emotional state. The findings of the replication project are published as part of a Registered Replication Report RRR in Perspectives on Psychological Science , a journal of the Association for Psychological Science . The RRR project, proposed by University of Amsterdam psychology researchers Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, ...
Psychological Science - Thu. Oct 27
Overwork Takes Its Toll On Mental Health Of Japanese Youth
[Source AFP, Yonhap News ]
Huffington Post - Thu. Oct 27
4 Explanations for Déjà Vu
D j vu refers to the feeling that you have already experienced the present situation. It is remarkably common, with two out of three people both men and women experiencing this phenomenon at some point in their lives. Furthermore in those who experience d j vu, the phenomenon happens about once per year, and its incidence decreases with age.
Psychology Today - Thu. Oct 27
Spiritual Leadership
This piece is adapted from my talk to the 80 delegates present at last week s day conference on spiritual leadership held at Framlingham College , an independent school in Suffolk, UK. Together with Martin Seeley Bishop of Ipswich , Sir Anthony Seldon Vice-Chancellor of Buckingham University and Georgina Noakes of Brightside Coaching Leadership , I am grateful to have been invited to give a keynote address and a workshop by the School Chaplain, Brynn Bayma ...
Psychology Today - Thu. Oct 27
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521