Chronophilias – such as pedophilia – are age-based sexual attractions. Psychologists don't know much about why people have them or how best to help people not act on sexual interests in children.
Anger can help you in negotiations but it might get you fired if you don't learn your triggers and how to control it.
Changes in how we're spending our free time is a likely culprit.
Creative people seem to possess a unique connection between three brain networks that typically work separately.
The human brain is 'programmed' to believe in Blue Monday. But here's how to turn it into Happy Monday.
Cal State Northridge's sport psychology lab ran a regression analysis to see if there's any truth to the adage.
In sexual harassment cases, schools and workplaces often harm those that they claim to protect. These tips can help them avoid those painful mistakes.
When people talk about values what do they really mean?
Being happy involves not shying away from pain, misery or distress.
Here's the research that explains why President Donald Trump's ban on transgender military service was so easily struck down.
For good health and longevity, the right mindset – and less stress – may be more important than exercise.
Modern science backs Picasso, who once said 'Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.'
More than half of dogs and cats around the globe are overweight. Are well-intentioned owners to blame?
If you're a non-believer, then staying away from Church may be the best thing for your psychological health this Christmas.
Poor quality sleep is almost guaranteed over the festive period. Here's how to get some decent shut-eye.
Evolution has shaped gender differences, but we don't have to be bound to this history. We are not mindless automata, doomed to slavishly oblige our instincts and impulses.
Sociologists know what conditions make it more likely a mass delusion will take hold and spread through a group – whether adherence to a fashion fad or belief in a doomsday cult.
To counter the unbalanced effects of the digital age, reading literature is the key.
Rather than simply trying to trick people, the masters of marketing know it's much easier to understand and work with innate human flaws.
Home can be a slippery concept. But psychologists have long understood that it plays a huge role in self-identity and emotional well-being.