Tagged With Psychology-us

The death of small talk is a bad thing. Here are some tips for talking to strangers without being awkward in this new normal.


The friendliest, not the fittest, people survive and pass on their genes, a new book argues


People high in 'disgust sensitivity' may be more likely to support mask-wearing and social distancing



The pandemic has made us more socially awkward. Here's how to cope.


People are experiencing 'skin hunger' after months without touching anyone


A human behaviour expert explains 4 psychological reasons why people are panic buying items in bulk during the coronavirus pandemic



What it's like to have seasonal affective disorder when you're also a night owl


Narcissistic parents identify their children as either a favourite or a scapegoat, and they pit them against each other


People with type A personalities attract narcissists, but a relationship between the two is a recipe for disaster


You can spot psychopaths by looking at their eyes, new research suggests


6 hurtful words you should stop using, according to a psychiatrist


Being 'anti-fragile' in times of pain is just as important as being resilient — here's what that means



The one trait that separates psychopaths from sociopaths


The 4 signs you're dating a narcissist, according to a therapist


This 14-question test will tell you if you're an enabler


Narcissists all follow the same patterns — here are some of the most common phrases they use



These are the most common misconceptions of bipolar disorder, according to someone who lives with it


Here's how to tell if you cheat because of love or lust — and why it's important to know the difference


There's a strong link between abuse and addiction — here's why people get stuck in toxic cycles


The psychological reasons why you don't forget the songs you listened to as a teenager