Psychology

Suicide Doesn’t Discriminate: 6 Warning Signs That Could Save Someone You Love

Kate Spade, a designer, took her own life last Tuesday morning. She used a scarf.

How To Help Teens Weather Their Emotional Storms

Few parenting challenges are as difficult as trying to deal with a teenager who is upset. It could be over a test or some other teenage crisis. But what’s more challenging is that, as a parent, you might not be in a position to offer the kind of support your teenage child requires at this point. You can easily make mistakes.

Women Do Most Of The Emotional Labor For A Family — And It’s Exhausting

Remembering birthdays, scheduling doctor’s appointments, matching the socks, packing lunches, and keeping everything in the home clean and organized is your job. You have to prepare meals and plan them out, and laundry duties are yours and no one else’s.

Men Are 6 Times More Likely To leave Their Wives When Serious Illness Strikes, Studies Show

Marriage vows say ‘in sickness and in health’, but reality tells a different story. According to a study, men are not particularly keen on sticking around when ill health plagues their partners. In fact, men are 6 times more likely to abandon their wives when serious sickness strikes.

Why “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Is About Feminism, Not Rape Culture

There’s an argument waging a Christmas song, or let’s call it a Holiday song, ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside,’ saying that it promotes date rape. Though the song is about feminism,

The Struggle We Can’t See: How To Support Our Friends With Mental Illness

Consider this scenario. You have planned a dinner with a friend, and are excited because it is happening at an amazing place that just opened. But as you get online to check out their menu, a message arrives on your phone.

Dumb Mistakes Women Make When We Like A Guy Way Too Much

For us women, and for the guys as well, I think liking someone means wanting to spend all our time besides them with the hopes that a relationship will form. But women can take things to ridiculously misguided heights; and here are some ways this happens.

9 Emotional Changes We Face When A Parent Dies

Nobody can take the place of your parent in your life. You may be all grown up now and yes, staying in touch might be a little erratic. But their passing can shake you to the core.

11 Signs Your Personality Is So Intense That It’s Intimidating To Others

A lot of things about us could be making it harder for people to relate to us or remain close. It could be the energy around you, it could also be a peculiar personality trait that rubs people the wrong way.

You Can Get PTSD From Staying In An Emotionally Damaging Relationship

Don’t shame people suffering damage from being in wrong relationships. You have no idea why she sticks around and cannot bring herself to pack and go even though that’s an option. These relationships are complex, and it’s hard for victims to separate themselves from them – at least understand that.

Children Won’t Say They Have Anxiety, They Say ‘My Stomach Hurts!’

Kids grow up learning of experiences that bring about negative emotions. But they have a problem knowing what exactly is going on with them.

To All The Brave Kids Who Broke Up With Their Toxic Dads

Here’s a letter to all the kids who managed to break up with their toxic dads and move on and find happiness in their lives.

5 Steps To Help You Cope With Emotional Healing

Independence and strength are two things that define us as women. But these virtues can be both a blessing an a curse. We are able to react the way we should, and not the way we would like. And more often than not, we completely neglect the need to heal emotionally once we are bruised.

Psychologists Advise AGAINST Staying Friends With Exes

The hard truth about relationships is that they will sometimes end. But when that moment comes, should you stay friends with your ex or completely forget about them?

5 Things You Should Know Before Loving A Girl With A Toxic Ex

Love is a beautiful thing. And it can be somewhat of a challenge when you fall for a girl who doesn’t seem to believe in love due to the toxic relationships she has suffered at the hands of her ex.

I Used My Dog Training Techniques On My Boyfriend & It Totally Worked

My boyfriend and I have gotten a puppy together, and it’s really cute and fun, although it was quite naughty. And so, we had to get a dog trainer to help correct his behavior, and I have used some of the very same techniques on my guy. (He doesn’t know about this)

10 Rare And Incredible Traits Of People Who Possess True Integrity

People with integrity have a proper moral bearing, and that’s very rare. Integrity goes beyond honesty and openness.

The Healing Power Of The Ocean And Why It’s So Good For You

If you want to heal your brain and alleviate your stress, you should try spending more time at the beach.

8 Reasons You Cannot Stop Attracting Toxic Men

I know that I keep attracting the wrong kind of men. The narcissists and weirdos seem drawn to me, and I have even laughed it off with my friends.