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13 Benefits of Self-Awareness in Mental Illness Recovery

by Anna Lente

Several years ago, a college counselor told me I would qualify for disability due to my mental illnesses and encouraged me to apply. Surprised, I refused. “I can do everything … ...
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Why Ultimatums Are Actually Destructive to Your Relationship

by Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S.

We often praise people who give ultimatums, who say things like “By such and such date, if I don’t have a ring, this relationship is over.” Or “I want ______, and if you’re not willing to give that to me,...
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Motivational Music May Hike Risk-Taking, Help Boost Self-Esteem

by Rick Nauert PhD

Listening to motivational music has become a popular way of enhancing mood, motivation, and positive self-evaluation during sports and exercise. New research, however, finds that such music may help to … ...
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Emotional Images May Sway Behavior More Than Emotional Words

by Rick Nauert PhD

Emerging research suggest behavior can be influenced by subtle, barely visible signals, such as an emotionally charged image briefly flashed on a TV screen or roadside billboard. But emotional words … ...
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