A new review of many studies suggests that our personality isn't as unchangeable as we think.
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Evidence says that implicit racial bias influences police in deciding which cars to stop. But there's a better way, argues Jack Glaser.
Anger toward parents is still at the heart of a great deal of therapy. But has this approach gone too far?
How Mindfulness Fosters Compassion
In this presentation from the GGSC's "Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion" conference, Paul Gilbert explains how we can wake up to compassion.
Dacher Keltner explains why Darwin thought compassion is humans' strongest instinct.
A new book explores what makes you optimistic or pessimistic—and how to build optimism as a skill.
Do you sometimes mistake psychological abuse for compatibility? Look to friends for help.
The author of How Pleasure Works explains why we do good and how to find true happiness.