Archive | May, 2016

Wisdom

24 May

George Bernard Shaw: You are not born with a fixed amount of resilience. (Its) like a muscle; you can build it up. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Bullying

22 May

Cyberbullying is less emotionally harmful to 10-to-20 year olds than person-to-person harassment by people they know. (In brief, Monitor on Psychology, 2015, 46(8), 19) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Dieting

19 May

What does work is moderation through making small, not drastic, changes to eating patterns. (Markey, C. N. Don’t diet. Scientific American Mind, 2015, 25(5),48-53) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Social Skills

8 May

To become a better listener: 1)Check out whatever assumptions that you are making to see if they do apply; 2) Get curious and ask questions; 3) Try not to judge and look for common ground; & 4) If the time is wrong, ask to delay. (Gold, S. S. How to be a better listener. Scientific American Mind, 2015, 25(5), 13) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Pharma

4 May

Pharmaceutical companies routinely try to educate and raise awareness for conditions for which they supply drugs.(Moyer, M. W. Raising awareness or drumming up sales? Scientific American Mind, 2015, 25(5), 10-11) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wit

1 May

Will Rogers: Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just stand there. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com