Category: Psyched for the Weekend
Pretty much everyone has cancelled plans last minute. But some people do it a lot more than other people. And that’s because they don’t just cancel for logistical reasons (although they do), but they also cancel their plans with others with little or no notice because something more interesting or fun to do came along.
Holding Someone’s Hand During Painful Emotional Processing Can Lessen Their Long-Term Emotional Pain
Participants who had their hands held while they processed painful memories had lessened pain versus those who didn’t.
It can be extremely helpful to make sure you remind your partner that you love them and find them attractive — especially when turning down one of their advances.
A recent study found that when people had nightmares, it resulted not only in decreased mood and health the following day but also an increased physiological response to stress.
Turns out that there’s another way that breaking up with someone can really throw us for a loop: It can result in identity confusion.
In today’s study, participants were shown romantic memes and then their romantic beliefs and relationship satisfaction were tested after this exposure
This is due to a little something called the “peak-end rule.”
“Do what you love for a living, and you’ll never work a day in your life,” they say. It’s snappy. Inspirational. And that’s a big
Even before the pandemic drove so many inside, I can tell you that an awful lot of people are pretty much always online. And it’s