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1 hr ago | Switched

How To Tell The Difference Between 'In Like' And 'In Love,' According To Science

We all know there's a difference between being "in like" with someone and being "in love," but it's often hard to tell how the other person feels about you .


Related Topix: University of Chicago, Science, UC Berkeley

5 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Is There a Career For Me In Psychology?

Psychology is one of the top majors in college, ranking only behind Business/ Management according to the Princeton Review.


Related Topix: Science, Princeton Review

9 hrs ago |

Teenage Boys Want Intimacy, Not Just Sex, Survey Finds

The stereotype of the sex-crazed teenage boy may be dead wrong, according to a small study that asked boys what they really want from romantic relationships.


Related Topix: Columbia University, Science

13 hrs ago | Leinster Express

Psychologist Dr Eddie Murphy explains the symptoms of binge eating

Almost everyone overeats on occasions , but for some people, overeating crosses the line to a binge-eating disorder ifit becomes a regular occurrence done in secret.


Related Topix: Science

17 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

Exercise, physical relaxation can help with social anxiety, study finds

Researchers at Queens University in Canada challenged the common association of yoga and other exercise-based relaxation activities with relief from tension, stress and anxiety, concluding they can be beneficial to those with social anxiety.


Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Science

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Caged like a bird: Agoraphobia

Your favorite movie has just released but you are afraid to go to the cinema to watch it.


Related Topix: Science

San Jose Mercury News

Debate over wife's culpability in Hercules murder

An expert witness called in the preliminary hearing of a husband and wife charged with the 2012 stabbing death of a Hercules woman testified Wednesday that the female defendant was as much a victim as an accomplice -- a contention challenged vigorously on cross examination.


Related Topix: Science, Science / Technology

Science Daily

Dog jealousy: Study suggests primordial origins for the 'green-eyed monster'

This will not surprise most dog owners: Dogs can act jealous, finds a new study from the University of California, San Diego.


Related Topix: UC San Diego, Science

The Times Leader

Study calls region unhappy; psychologist questions it

According to the analysis, co-authored by Joshua Gottlieb of the University of British Columbia's Vancouver School of Economics, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton region is the least happiest place in the United States.


Related Topix: Science, Scranton, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Prison

Psychology Today

The Use of Positive Psychology in Addiction Treatment

This past week, I presented a paper at the 2nd Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology .


Related Topix: Science, University of Pennsylvania

Criminal Report Daily

One Human Behavior Triggers Dog Jealousy Most

A new study confirms what most dog owners have long suspected: dogs can act jealous, and especially when their human showers another dog with attention.


Related Topix: UC San Diego, Science

Accuracy In Academia

This is a College Course?

Young people who want to spend their college years to undergoing radical intellectual transformations do so typically through the study of liberal arts.


Related Topix: Greek, Instrumental, Science, Tufts University, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, University of Virginia

Robert R. Ball Releases 'Being With: Maybe This Is What Life Is All About'

Building on psychologist Everett Shostrom 's explanation that there are only two ways to have a relationship: either "doing to" or "being with," Ball examines how the simple phrase, "being with," has such profound significance for all of human life.


Related Topix: Science

Medical News Today

New discipline combining benefits of neuroscience and psychology treatments suggested by experts

When a patient talks with a psychological therapist, what changes occur in the patient's brain that relieve mental disorders? UCLA psychology professor Michelle Craske says the honest answer is that we don't know.


Related Topix: Science, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Medicine, Health

Customer Interaction Solutions

TherapySites Partners with the National Alliance of Professional Psychology Providers

Downers Grove, IL July 23, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with the National Alliance of Professional Psychology Providers .


Related Topix: Science, Downers Grove, IL, Marketing

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Study Identifies 'Quack' Child Psychology Practices

Child psychology experts throughout the United States contributed to a new study that discredits "quack" treatments and assessments for children and adolescents.


Related Topix: Science, DePaul University

Chicago Tribune

Suit: Chicago psychology school started 'diploma mill' in L.A.

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology had been Elizabeth Schmidt's first choice when she began considering graduate school.


Related Topix: Science, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology


Best of Our Blogs: July 22, 2014

"Blame is a defensive substitute for an honest examination of life that seeks guidance in our mistakes."


Related Topix: Science

NBC Dallas

Hearing Continues for Wylie Teen Accused of Murder

Testimony continued Tuesday in a certification hearing for a Wylie teenager accused of killing fellow classmate Ivan Mejia this March.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Science, Criminal Defense Law, Law

US News & World Report

MCAT 2015: A Sample Psychology Passage

Employee satisfaction following stress-reduction intervention is represented in this chart.


Related Topix: Science