Some psychologists believe that more than 2% of the population of the United States could be psychopaths. How can you tell who they are and are they that dangerous? Let me tell you my own personal story of how a...
There are people who frequently, if not always, put the needs & concerns of others first while forgetting their own. They believe that they are noble but there are ramifications for their actions.
This article continues a discussion of Narcissistic Personality Disorder by examining whether narcissists are delusional or psychotic. A brief book review is also included.
this hub briefly outlines the psychodynamic and sociocultural factors of depression and studies that support and oppose the theories.
You have probably noticed, especially if you've found your way to this article, that some people shake their legs a lot. You might be sitting in the waiting room at the doctor's office, in the lobby waiting to be seated...
The large family was once the norm. With the advent of birth control, large families were no longer the norm. In fact, large families were seen as undesirable to all involved, particularly children.
In this hub I talk about Stockholm Syndrome: What it is, it's roots in human evolution, where the term originated, and victims of the psychological phenomenon.
Affluent parents CARE about their children's welfare & will sacrifice to ensure that their children have a fortuitous future. Poor parents see their children as socioeconomic assets for THEIR benefit.
This article discusses the subject of abnormal psychology and how abnormal behavior is defined. It also looks at how different perspectives within psychology approach the issue of abnomal behavior.
When we think about sociopaths, we think of horrifying crimes and we think about the perpetrators being in mental institutes or prisons. But that is not usually the case. Sociopaths can be very stealthy and are often...