Jessica Dore

Dating

How to Tell if You're Dating a Narcissist

The signs aren’t always as obvious as most people think.
Jessica Dore
9.4.18
mind

Learning an Instrument Can Make Children Better Readers

Students demonstrated improved phonological awareness—the awareness of words’ sound structure—which is a key component in learning to read.
Jessica Dore
8.27.18
VICE TONIC

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist's advice for how to get over it.
Jessica Dore
8.21.18
psychology

The Triangulation Theory May Explain Why Some Childhoods Are So Stressful

“Adults who experienced triangles in early family relationships can lack a clear sense of their own wants and needs.”
Jessica Dore
7.30.18
psychology

Telling People to Find Their Passion Is Bad Advice

Here's what we should probably tell each other instead.
Jessica Dore
7.12.18
mind

What it Means if You Have a Horrible Sense of Direction

A number of factors—including anxiety and confidence—play a role.
Jessica Dore
6.21.18
anxiety

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist gave us advice for how to get over it.
Jessica Dore
6.20.18
mental health

Changing Your Bedtime Every Night May Put You at Risk for Depression

It's like flying from New York to LA on Friday, and then flying back on Monday morning—every week.
Jessica Dore
5.30.18
Sleep

What It Takes for Night People to Become Morning People

A few small lifestyle tweaks can make the shift easier for aspiring early risers.
Jessica Dore
5.28.18
mind

Gossip May Have Played a Role in Human Survival

This could explain why talking behind someone’s back feels so good.
Jessica Dore
5.3.18
mental health

People Who Never Apologize Probably Aren't Nice to Themselves, Either

It's hard to forge a connection with someone who believes they're never wrong.
Jessica Dore
2.1.18