Personal Psychology

Managing Our Stress as Professionals

Managing Our Stress as Professionals

Raise your hand if this scene is familiar: You are raising a family, balancing priorities between work, school and family obligations, you have had a day to beat all others.

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Is Hope the New Antibiotic for Physical Illness?

Is Hope the New Antibiotic for Physical Illness?

Building on the concept of hope and moving forward to modern times, there are many neuroscientists and psychologists, along with religious, spiritual, and political leaders, who have written notable views about hope and how our body responds to thoughts and emotions.

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Four Assumptive Worlds of Psychopathology I: Setting the Social Constructive Stage

Four Assumptive Worlds of Psychopathology I: Setting the Social Constructive Stage

The headlines cry out about the psychopathology challenges being faced not only in North America and Europe, but also in virtually every other region of the world. These challenges are often related to such diverse and pervasive societal maladies as violence and terrorism, opioid use, stress and trauma, and even dysfunctional leadership

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Four Assumptive Worlds of Psychopathy II: The World of Spiritual Aberrations

Four Assumptive Worlds of Psychopathy II: The World of Spiritual Aberrations

The answer to psychopathy in most European societies for many centuries was to be found in the Christian concept of original sin.

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Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology IV: Study Proposal, Discussion and Conclusion

Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology IV: Study Proposal, Discussion and Conclusion

by Stefanie Gobin, MPsy This series was originally completed as a Major Research Project in partial fulfillment of Adler Graduate …

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Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology III: Efficacy of Mindfulness

Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology III: Efficacy of Mindfulness

This research in this review demonstrated that mindfulness-based research has tended to focus on individuals who are in remission from depression and thus its usage has mainly been researched for preventing relapse in depressive symptoms. Hence, a study was proposed to examine the efficacy of using mindfulness-based interventions on individuals experiencing current episodes of depression.

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Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology II: Mindfulness in Psychology and its Efficacy

Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology II: Mindfulness in Psychology and its Efficacy

This research in this review demonstrated that mindfulness-based research has tended to focus on individuals who are in remission from depression and thus its usage has mainly been researched for preventing relapse in depressive symptoms. Hence, a study was proposed to examine the efficacy of using mindfulness-based interventions on individuals experiencing current episodes of depression.

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The Four Tiers of Health Psychology and Parkinson’s Disease

The Four Tiers of Health Psychology and Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s is a disorder that is rather mysterious. The causes are elusive and there are no actual treatment for the disorder despite advancement in medical technology. Yet, there are many areas that we can help the patient and the family.

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Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology I: Introduction, Background and Critical Analysis

Mindfulness-Based Interventions to Depressive Symptomatology I: Introduction, Background and Critical Analysis

This research in this review demonstrated that mindfulness-based research has tended to focus on individuals who are in remission from depression and thus its usage has mainly been researched for preventing relapse in depressive symptoms. Hence, a study was proposed to examine the efficacy of using mindfulness-based interventions on individuals experiencing current episodes of depression.

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Brief Interlude at the Bookstore or Apropos of Nothing Much

Brief Interlude at the Bookstore or Apropos of Nothing Much

Back to the coffee bar where I was behind only one adult who didn’t know what she wanted but was finally cajoled into something she probably didn’t want anyway.

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