Tag Archives: Psychology Today

7 tips on how to kick the habit of indecisiveness

Making decisions When I was growing up I always seemed to choose friends who were “bossy.” They usually knew what they wanted and made all the decisions, and I tended to go along with it. As I grew older, I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are you your own worst enemy?

Suggestions and advice listed in this article may be even more efficient when practiced or rehearsed from a hypnotic state. Read more about hypnosis in the pages of this blog or contact us (or a therapist near you) in order … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The truth about hypnosis

Clifford N Lazarus Ph.D.Think Well Hypnosis is, perhaps, one of the most misunderstood and controversial methods of psychological treatment. The myths and misconceptions that surround hypnotherapymostly stem from people’s ideas about stage hypnotism. The truth is that stage hypnotism is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Consciousness revealed

When we consider the evolution of the human species, what makes us human is not defined by our unique human functions, such as opposable thumbs, abstract thinking, reasoning, or computational abilities—those are good. The defining feature of our species is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

I don’t feel your pain: overcoming roadblocks to empathy

Learning about empathy and practicing it may improve our quality of life and that of those around us. Some people may naturally show better empathy skills than others, but that does not mean that we can not learn to become … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Words to Live By — or Die From

What we say and how we say it can make us happier and healthier — or not. The current issue of Scientific American Mind contains an article by Johannes Eichstaedt about how scientists are using social media to assess mental … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The neuroscience of fairness and injustice

Fairness and injustice are two experiences which can lead to many disagreements, misunderstandings, subjective reactions and even anger, guilt and depression amongst others. Below is an interesting article elaborating more on those concepts and sharing few ideas on how to cope, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment