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How Can I Be a Good Ally?

In school and at work, some individuals who will always have a different identity from the majority of the people around them. How can we better support them? 9 more words


Oh Sh!t¡

This semester I’m taking a psychology class called Perspectives on Personality. Our one big assignment is a 12 page (creative) paper on our own personality. This requires a lot of reflecting, along with a slew of various personality assessment tests/quizzes. 448 more words

Someone needs a hug

Drawn story of a businessman watching his phone while Mother Earth reach out

Hug the planet drawing

Drawn story by Frits Ahlefeldt

Someone needs a hug… 23 more words


Going To Work With Social Anxiety

This month has been the worst for me. I thought I was gaining control over my anxiety at work. I have been at the same job for over 2 years so I should be able to control my anxiety while at work. 387 more words

There's Evidence Coffee Acts on Your Brain Like Cannabis, But in Reverse


Coffee, the world’s most common recreational drug, affects our metabolism far more deeply than we realised, according to a recent study.

The results describe a number of knock-on effects that impact upon several important body systems, suggesting our daily coffee habit might have a complex range of benefits and risks to our health. 632 more words


The Tldr; Effect

Information overload is now the default condition of humanity. That may be okay if information is used wisely.

source https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/boundless/201903/the-tldr-effect


Why Are Children’s E-books Unpopular And Why Should We Care?

Attitudes towards e-books such as ‘Kids have enough screen time, they should read a “proper book” instead’ create digital-print divides that are just in adults’ heads. 9 more words