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I tried dopamine fasting, the latest trend in Silicon Valley, and it was way more difficult than I expected
Dopamine fasting is a way of managing overstimulation and constant distraction by limiting behaviors that can lead to addictive patterns.
Trying to diagnose the ‘Joker’ shows what the film gets wrong about mental illness, according to a psychopath expert
He said the Joker doesn't fall into the criteria for diagnoses like schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Even labeling him a psychopath is reductive.
We've rounded up some of the most common social turn-offs online and in person, as well as how to avoid them.
A pet is more than just a pet — they're part of the family. That's why it hurts so much when we have to say goodbye to them.
Attractive people get paid more, get considered for more jobs, and have stronger social skills than unattractive people, according to science.
The next great mental health app will look like Pokemon Go, according to a Silicon Valley psychologist
Some mental health apps have incorporated aspects of gaming, and one Silicon Valley psychologist thinks they're the future of healthcare.
In Silicon Valley, some are dopamine fasting by limiting stimulus, but other take it too far and demonize dopamine.
Parents have been known to fib to their children. Psychology professor Dr. Tovah Klein explains the consequences, if any, of those little white lies.
Extremely wealthy entrepreneurs tend to be optimistic, but not agreeable, according to a recent study.
6 problematic things parents do that can make their children insecure, withdrawn, drug-dependent, or otherwise worse off as they grow up
When a parent is stressed, depressed, abusive , or over-involved, their kids respond — with mental health impacts for a lifetime.