Psychology

News and stories on psychology, human thinking, behavior, and feelings as individuals as well as members of the larger society.

What is a panic attack?

A panic attack is defined as a sudden and unpredictable period of intense fear associated with...

What is acrophobia?

Acrophobia is one of the most common phobias in the population. More intense than a simple...

What is agoraphobia?

Agoraphobia is the fear of places from which it would be difficult or embarrassing...

Arachnophobia: why some people are afraid of spiders and how to treat it

Eventhough very few species of spiders are really dangerous, the fear of spiders or...

What to do when someone is having a panic attack

When someone has a panic attack, it is also a frightening experience for their...

Why do people cheat?

Infidelity is one of the major causes of problems in a couple’s relationship. But...

How to tell if you’re a covert narcissist

The term narcissist is generously thrown around. This name is usually used as an...

Why do people hurt themselves?

Self-mutilation or self-harm can manifest itself in different ways, such as scratching, cutting or...

What is the impostor syndrome and how to overcome it

Lack of self-confidence, complexes, worthlessness… The person who suffers from impostor syndrome constantly doubts...

How to introduce your new partner to your children after a divorce

Introducing your new partner to your children after a divorce is a delicate issue,...