Have you ever said something to psych yourself up? If so, research shows that you might have been on to a good thing: self-affirmations.
Do you long to own a home, or are you happier renting? Research has found that personality traits affect real estate choices and home-buying decisions.
Everyday gratitude can serve as a booster shot for romantic relationships. Here's how.
When it comes to fitting in at preschool, what really counts, apparently, is a child's haircut, clothes, and how much he or she fits into gender norms.
Envy vs jealousy, disease vs illness These are just three examples of psychological terms that are commonly assumed to be similar, if not identical, but which actually refer to very different concepts.
Here, a doctor she shares her personal reflections of the journey up Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest mountain in Africa, and what helped her achieve success.
Checking phones, websites, email, messages, news, TV, games, and... you know your favorite procrastination techniques. So how can you break out of your procrastination patterns?
When it comes to pursuing our goals in life, what matters most? It's easy to assume talent, or maybe intelligence... plus one magic ingredient: mental toughness.
What are love languages? They're 5 person-specific techniques you should know to let people know you care about them and are grateful they are in your life.
The mind is a wonderful thing... but also constantly tries to convince us not to take actions we know are good for us, and stops many life changes.
You might want to think twice before choosing not to gift wrap presents for Christmas and birthdays, according to research on the etiquette of wrapping.
Sometimes the very things we find attractive in someone may actually be warning signs that they may not be good for us in the long run. Those high exp... Read more...
Kids who didn't have to take on major responsibility at a young age tend to become parents who are more sensitive to their own kids' needs.
A goal of bipolar treatment should not just be symptom reduction, but helping the person to make the most of their gifts and abilities.
Keeping these ten essential human needs in mind can help you both to strengthen your relationship.
Are you checking out online dating sites with a wish list of all the ideal traits you desire in a mate? Not so fast!
Is your inbox burning you out? Research suggests that easing up on email checking can help reduce stress.
Research has found that people's friendship networks have shrunk over the last 35 years. So how do we, as adults, make new friends?
From fast food to high-speed internet and short-lived Snapchats, people pack more into their day than ever before. Here are some tips for slowing down.
If you're doing online dating, these tips from researchers will help you give your profile the best chance of being seen and remembered.
How can you keep the passion alive - and the sex satisfying - in a long-term relationship?
What is impostor syndrome? well, do you ever feel like you somehow don't deserve the success you have achieved? That's impostor syndrome.
Kids with autism often come first - but when mom gives up her aspirations and interests, is that really beneficial for the autistic child?
For years, the spinning dancer optical illusion has been making the rounds - but what is it really about?