At a time when many are facing extreme loss and pain, the “psychiatry bible” just included a new diagnosis: prolonged grief disorder. Some experts aren't happy about this.
He’s also come up with a list of jobs considered the most boring by people. Is yours on it?
“I think the worst part is that it made me a compulsive liar because I felt like the truth wouldn’t do anything for me.”
Stayed up way past your bedtime again? You might be a completionist.
Parasocial relationships are mostly virtual, but the emotions attached to them can be very real.
By calling people getting their COVID vaccines “mass formation psychosis,” anti-vax doctor Robert Malone misused language from group psychology and psychiatry on a recent interview with Joe Rogan. Here’s what it really means.
There's been a lot of mental gymnastics happening this season of ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’—and there's a psychological explanation for it.
“Your goal should be to impress by using clichéd buzzwords like consciousness, actuality, space and time, and throwing them together with no concern for the truth.”
Do you often meet new people and later feel like they didn’t like you that much? This psychological theory explains why you might be wrong.