Wit

11 Apr

Writer Georges Courteline: It is better to waste one’s youth than do nothing with it at all. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Parenting

9 Apr

Children of elementary school age are happier, do better school work, and have fewer behavior problems when they nap at midday. (In brief. Naps help older kids too. Monitor on Psychology, 2019, 50(9), p. 15) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Holiday wish

4 Apr

Best wishes for a happy Easter, for those who celebrate it. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wit

1 Apr

Writer George Courteline: It is better to waste one’s youth than do nothing with it at all. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Relationships

28 Mar

A study suggested that most people have a personality-type in their romantic relationships. ( In brief. Typecast relationships. Monitor on Psychology, 2019, 50(9), p. 11) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Schizophrenia

20 Mar

Active Schizophrenia, which usually manifests around ages 17 to 18, seems to be related to decrease in the size of the hippocampus, perhaps spurred by stress or inflammation. (In brief, Schizophrenia in the brain. Monitor on Psychology, 2019, 50(9), pp.12-13) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wisdom

13 Mar

Emily Dickinson: There is no frigate like a book/To take us lands away. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Parenting

7 Mar

Research suggests that fathers who do active child-care have stronger attachments to their children than those who only play with them on week days. (In brief. Work days are not for play. Monitor on Psychology, 2019, 50(9), p.11) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wisdom

4 Mar

John Steinbeck: I guess a man is the only kind of varmint sets his own trap, baits it, and then steps in it. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Adverse Circumstances

28 Feb

Children younger than three years old are more likely to experience negative epigenetic changes in response to adverse circumstances than children exposed when older. (In brief. Early adversity modifies epigenetics. Monitor on Psychology, 2019, 50(8), p. 18) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com