Archive | May, 2017


29 May

Have a fine Memorial Day!


24 May

Having more family rituals brings more connection among its members. (Hutson M. The more rituals the merrier. Scientific American Mind, 2016, 27(6), p. 8)


21 May

The American College of Physicians, reacting to the results of many meta-analyses, endorsed cognitive behavior therapy as the best and first-line treatment for chronic insomnia. (DeAngelis, T. Behavior therapy works best for insomnia. Monitor on Psychology, 2016, October, pp. 18-19)


11 May

As early as 9 months, babies pick gender-typical toys. Boys like cars and balls while girls prefer dolls and cooking toys.( In brief. Monitor on Psychology, 2016, Oct., p. 12)


7 May

Richard Ford: The more we see our parents fully, see them as the world does, the better our chances to see the world as it is.


4 May

Middle-aged adults may remember different things than do younger adults because they pay more attention to their internal thoughts than to external visual details. (In brief. Monitor on Psychology, 2016, Oct., pp 10-11)