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Interesting Articles/Research Trauma is not your fault, but healing is your responsibility Different Kinds Of Loneliness – Having Poor Quality Relationships Is Associated With Greater Distress Than Having Too Few Study Identifies The Most Effective Mental Strategies That People Use [...]

2020-01-04T19:43:52+02:00 January 4th, 2020|Blog|

Interesting Articles/Research The Psychological Impacts of Poverty, Digested Why scientists say experiencing awe can help you live your best life Loneliness Is Fatal. Video Games Can Keep Men Alive Maslow & The Paradox of Personal Growth Scientists Show How Gratitude [...]

2019-12-08T12:11:32+02:00 December 8th, 2019|Blog|

Interesting Articles/Research The Evolution of Human Cooperation Buying Less Stuff Can Make You Happier, Study Claims New studies suggest actors’ sense of self is profoundly changed by their characters Our creative ideas are viewed as a window into our true [...]

2019-11-03T11:56:06+02:00 November 3rd, 2019|Blog|

The Evolution of Human Cooperation

Ever wonder how we went from this: To this? In other words, how did we go from small insignificant primates on the savannas of Africa, to building large cooperative societies with hundreds of millions of [...]

2019-10-26T16:55:10+03:00 October 24th, 2019|Blog|

Interesting Articles/Research What are the psychological effects of losing your religion?  Facing our fears can actually overwrite traumatic memories Taking a placebo can reduce exam anxiety (even if you know it’s a placebo) What happens in the brains of those [...]

2019-10-06T17:53:45+03:00 October 6th, 2019|Blog|

Reading Recommendations – A Day on Emotional Intelligence

Existentialism, Neuroscience & Emotional Intelligence: A full day of talks exploring the fascinating psychology of human emotions. Does changing how you think about an emotion, change the way you feel it? How? How can you use the latest research into [...]

2019-05-06T19:30:54+03:00 May 1st, 2019|Blog|

A Day on Behaviour Change – Recommended Reading

This month’s event at The Weekend University will be ‘A Day on Behaviour Change.’ In this series of talks, we’ll explore evidence-based approaches to behaviour change from psychotherapy, addiction treatment and existential positive psychology, to help you make changes that [...]

2019-01-28T16:59:08+02:00 January 3rd, 2019|Blog|