According to a new study, we're more generous toward people when they express emotions valued by our culture.
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Stephen Hinshaw explores what it meant to be raised by a father with psychosis—and how that experience has informed his work as a psychologist.
Here are four ways to confront your unconscious biases and forge meaningful connections with others.
New research is starting to explore how gratitude works to improve our mental health.
Cognitive biases may be partly to blame for prejudice, and research suggests that mindfulness can help us correct them.
According to a new study, pregnant women lose gray matter in their brains—and this process helps them figure out what other people need and feel.
A new study explores what brain changes happen when children start to think about other people’s thoughts.
A new book outlines the psychological biases that get in the way of good decision-making—and what to do about them.