psychology

What Is Gaslighting and How to Recognize If Your Partner Is Using It to Manipulate You

By | November 20th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you ever been in a relationship with a person who nearly drove you out of your mind? Did they have a way of making you feel guilty beyond belief, even though it was them who made missteps in the relationship? You may have been the unfortunate victim of gaslighting. If you have experienced similar

8 Reasons Why People Suffering from Anxiety Struggle with Relationships

By | November 19th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , |

People suffering from anxiety face many difficulties in all spheres of life, including relationships. About 40 million people – or 18 percent of the population suffer from some anxiety disorder. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, anxiety disorders are the most common mental health condition in the world. People suffering from anxiety know that

The Toxic Mix: Why Empaths and Narcissists Are Attracted To Each Other

By | November 18th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , |

Opposites attract, as the law of magnetism states. It is a true one and indeed, and applies in relationships. Diametrically different personalities attract each other like the opposite poles of a magnet. So it is with empaths and narcissists. Each personality type has distinct traits. While the former character is sensitive, astute and self-sacrificing, the

Finding True Love Using the Ancient Personality Test of Five Elements

By | November 15th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Do you dream about finding true love? This Chinese personality test will help you out! The meeting of two characters is like the contact of two chemical substances; they transform if there is a reaction. – Carl Jung Many factors govern relationships. Two people may gel or part for many reasons. World-renowned psychiatrist Carl Jung who

3 Reasons You Should Date a Person Who Accepts You the Way You Are

By | October 28th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Why should you date a person who accepts you the way you are? Well – the way you are can mean different things. There are a few possible scenarios. We should be clear about which one we’re in before proceeding. Scenario #1: You’re with someone who doesn’t accept you the way you are because you behave in

7 Personality Traits Viewed as Flaws That Actually Make You More Endearing

By | October 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , , |

Do you believe that you have some 'bad' personality traits? Below are some personality traits that shouldn’t be viewed as flaws but instead endearing traits that a lot of people “suffer” with. 1. You embarrass easily The physical signs of embarrassment are often worse that the event themselves. The flushed cheeks, the light sweating, perhaps

5 Signs of Psychological Dependence in a Relationship

By | October 16th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Psychological dependence, which is found in many forms in human beings, is a component of addiction. Unlike physical dependence, which occurs in pursuit of a reward, psychological dependence develops from the fear of having something which seems to reduce pain taken away from us. Psychological dependencies can occur in relation to food, drugs, shopping, and even

Science Shows the Real Reason Why Men Can’t Handle Intelligent Women

By | September 24th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Men feel threatened by intelligent women, studies find. You are a woman with an endless friends list, and your career has taken off. But something is missing from this otherwise idyllic picture; the right man. The elusive piece may drive you to ask three perennial questions: "Are guys turned off by intelligent women?", "If so,

People Who Post Gym Selfies on Social Media Are Indeed Narcissists, Science Confirms

By | August 30th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Are you posting gym selfies on social media? Guess what... Science says you are or tend to become a narcissist! Let’s be honest, each of us has at least one friend on the social media friends list who is constantly posting his or her daily routine in the gym. Or maybe that person is you?

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