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15 Signs You're Dealing With A Narcissist

We've got all the signs and symptoms to tell if who you're dealing with is a bit too self-absorbed.

How To Be Single Without Being Lonely (According To A Relationship Therapist)

Have you ever thought that if you don’t find a partner with whom you deeply connect, you'll be lonely your whole life? You can still experience the...

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
September 5 2017

Keep Attracting Narcissists? Here's Why (And How To Stop)

Did you know narcissists and empathetic people tend to attract each other?

Sarah Fielding
September 4 2017

4 Signs You Need To Rethink Your Boundaries

Are you too trusting (or not trusting enough)? Find out what that says about your boundaries.

Robert Weiss, PhD, MSW
August 7 2017

21 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Introverts

"You can always talk to me—I listen really, really well."

How Loneliness Is Hurting Your Health + How To Build Intimacy (According To A Neuroscientist)

If, out of worry or stress, we are constantly vigilant, the parasympathetic nervous system resents it. We can’t relax. Not only that, some of the...

Giovanni Frazzetto
July 22 2017

The Relationship-Sabotaging Behavior You're Probably Holding On To

The biggest relationship saboteur is something most of us do without even realizing it.

Should You Be Taking Dating Advice From Your Friends?

Are your friends unconsciously sabotaging your love life?

Linnea Molander
July 14 2017

How Always Being 'In Control' Is Totally F*cking Up Your Relationships

"We don't actually have the control we like to think we have—at least not in the way we think we have it."

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
July 13 2017

The Hidden Source Of Relationship Conflict You Need To Address

Are you making your relationship more stressful than it has to be?

Diane Altomare
June 24 2017

5 Traits Of A True Friend

A psychologist's criteria for telling a real friend from a frenemy.

Debra Campbell, Ph.D.
June 23 2017

The 3 Great Loves Of Your Life (And Why You Need To Find Them Now)

At the end of our time on earth, it’s unlikely anything will matter to any of us but these three things. So, why waste time looking elsewhere for...

Debra Campbell, Ph.D.
June 12 2017

7 Powerful Ways To Actually Support A Friend In Crisis (According To A Stanford Happiness Scientist)

How many times have we found ourselves with a friend who is going through a breakup, a loss, or another difficult life transition and just been...

Emma Seppälä, Ph.D.
June 9 2017

6 Things You Should ALWAYS Be Selfish About In Relationships

"I was convinced that the more that I gave—the more that I created myself in the image of what others wanted—the less likely they would be to leave."

Laura Brown
June 6 2017

How To Rewire Your Brain To Have A Secure Attachment Style

How we form relationships with other people is deeply affected by our first, core relationships.

Debra Campbell, Ph.D.
May 28 2017