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If you feel down on your luck as of late or, possibly, your whole life, fret not. TikTok’s self-help gurus are here to help.
Disney animated movies are hardly the place to go for therapy, but they could help your family begin to heal from intergenerational trauma.
For some people, the way back into faith is moving away from it a little. Religious deconstruction lets people heal from religious trauma and reconsider what they really believe in.
Because of minimalism I only kept what was truly necessary and what had sentimental value to me. And it made such a huge difference.
New year’s resolutions are usually abandoned come February, but these psychological tips can help you stick to them.
There’s a side to tarot that’s more meditative and analytical. Here’s why you can gain from it even if you don’t believe in its “predictive abilities”.
Ye, the artist formerly known as Kanye West, has been behaving unpredictably. Why isn’t he in a conservatorship like Britney Spears was?
MyProAna, once the biggest ED space on the internet, was a place where people could receive support and dangerous tips on how to worsen their condition.
Parasocial relationships blur the line between the real and the imaginary, sometimes to disastrous results.
MBTI cognitive functions can be confusing to wrap your head around. Here’s the low down on the functions and how they work.
A person with a god complex can be difficult to deal with. So, how do you tell if someone has one and how do you deal with it?
MBTI, Enneagram, DISC, what good are they really? Experts and enthusiasts weigh in on why personality tests can be useful as personal development tools.
Cognitive biases make it easier for us to make decisions, but they also open us up to manipulation from outside forces.
Capgras delusion may sound like something out of a horror movie, but it’s a real disorder affecting real people.
Trauma is mostly a psychological phenomenon but it manifests itself in the body in ways we may not expect.
By making mental health all about the individual, psychology fails to address the social factors behind the silent mental health crisis.
Have you ever had the same dream over and over, or maybe a recurring dream year after year for your entire life? You’re not the only one.
Dark Psychology has been touted as this dark art that lets you manipulate people. But is it sinister manipulation or just basic social skills?
The alt-right pipeline keeps getting mentioned online. But what is it exactly and how do you deal with it?
Read about the brutal killing of Bobbie Jo Stinnett and why her murderer was a victim, too.
Five years ago, I lost my best friend to a cult. Today, we’re reconnecting while picking apart cult psychology and how they manipulate their followers.
True crime media is mostly consumed by women despite the fact that most of the victims of these violent crimes are women.
Marybeth Tinning was a serial killer mom who murdered eight infants. And the jury acquitted her.