Hanan Parvez

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Introduction to hypnosis: The basic idea of hypnosis

Thanks to the media, the word 'hypnosis' instantly conjures up the image of a strangely dressed, bearded man dangling his pocket watch in front of an …

Why stressing over stress may not be good for you

Do you know that the way you look at stress influences your biology more than the stress itself?<p>Do you know that if you see stress as something …

How to tell a fake smile from a real one

Imagine how cool it would be if you were able to clearly distinguish easily between a real smile and a fake smile. You’d be able to know when someone …

Dealing with the feelings of inferiority and inferiority complex

Inferiority feelings are experienced by a person when he encounters people that ‘he’ considers more accomplished, capable and worthy than him. The …

Why habits get formed? The nature and purpose of habits

A habit is a behavior that is repeated again and again. Based on the type of consequences that we face, habits are of two types- good habits and bad …

Facial expressions: Fear

<b>Eyebrows</b><p>In fear, the eyebrows are raised and drawn together producing wrinkles on the forehead. The wrinkles appear on the area between and just …

The psychology behind frustration, aggression and rage

We experience the feelings of frustration when something prevents us from getting or doing what we want. Since we humans are goal-seeking organisms …

Understanding the psychology behind depression

<i>Depression is not a mental illness, it is a normal and useful emotional state.</i><p>All emotions are a means of communication between your conscious and …

What causes helplessness and how to overcome it

Helplessness is an emotion that we experience when we realize that we can’t do anything to solve an important problem. Helplessness is usually …