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Critiques and Criticisms of Positive Psychology @ WCPP2015

Positive interventions manipulate clients and employees. People are made to feel good in order to coerce from them certain outcomes. Happiness is a …

Psychology

Medical Experts Talk Kim Kardashian, Sex Selection, And The Fear Of ‘Designer Babies’

Wednesday morning, the phones at The Fertility Institute were ringing off the hook. Dr. Jeffrey Steinberg knew exactly who to thank for the influx of …

Addicted to porn? That's unlikely, according to researchers

Although we've been told that pornography is an addiction, it turns out that isn't the case at all. A new study says the brain activity of “porn …

Addiction is not a disease: A neuroscientist argues that it’s time to change our minds on the roots of substance abuse

A psychologist and former addict insists that the illness model for addiction is wrong, and dangerously so<p>The mystery of addiction — what it is, what causes it and how to end it — threads through most of our lives. Experts estimate that one in 10 Americans is dependent on alcohol and other drugs, …

Drug Addiction

5 can't-miss apps: Kiwi for Gmail, Disney Gif, Medium and more

Between iTunes showcasing LGBT pride and Facebook's rainbow-filtered profile photos, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.<p>Luckily, …