Movies and Psychology: A Natural Match
Psychology Today Blog Posts
How to stay healthy amidst 24/7/365 technology inundation
What does Facebook really mean?
When we view the world through a lens, are we missing out on the complete sensory experience?
How can psychological scientists present their research and not have it distorted by the media? And what happens when professionals misquote research from the popular press distortions? My experience with this has changed the way I will work with the press.
Have you ever felt your pocket “vibrate” and when you checked your phone there was no message? You may suffer from “phantom pocket vibration syndrome.”
Weddings 2.0 – the new world of social networked weddings.
Do you suffer from FoMO, or Fear of Missing Out? Only your Facebook friends know for sure!
You see it in restaurants, classrooms, the dinner table, and the workplace. After about 15 minutes of concentration people have an urge to check in with their social world, most often through texting, Twitter, & Facebook. I have been advocating tech breaks to allow people a short time to clear their brain and get back to work.
We must learn how to focus … at least for short bursts of time.