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Psychology (Bookshelf. Psychology (Bookshelf) 10 Questions That Will Help You Find Out The True Self. How much do you understand yourself and how others think of you?

10 Questions That Will Help You Find Out The True Self

Dr Phil got this test to find out your true self. This is a real personality test given by the Human Relations Department at many big companies these days. These 10 questions will only take you 2 minutes. Grab a pen and begin the test: 1. A) in the morning b) during the afternoon and early evening c) late at night 2. A) fairly fast, with long steps b) fairly fast, with little steps c) less fast head up, looking the world in the face d) less fast, head down e) very slowly.

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Disagi Psicologici. Defense Mechanisms of Ego. Ego defense mechanisms: description - Cleavage: Compartmentalisation of feelings about self and other, so that integration is not possible.

Defense Mechanisms of Ego

When individual faces contradictions in behavior, thinking or feeling, he treats disagreement with mild denial or indifference. Psychology Today. Cult Influence & Persuasion Tactics. Since cults make liberal use of many influence techniques, I find them fascinating and study them whenever the chance arises.

Cult Influence & Persuasion Tactics

The following page discusses cult influence tactics, but I think it's important to first define what I mean when I use the word "cult," and examine some important issues surrounding the topic before diving in. "What exactly is a cult, anyway? " A cult is a group of people who organize around a strong authority figure. Cults, like many other groups, attempt to expand their influence for the purposes of power or money.

However, to achieve these ends, destructive cults employ a potent mixture of influence techniques and deception to attain psychological control over members and new recruits. Akoshia Yoba: She's Always Watching: The Impact of Fathers on Daughters' Self Esteem. I was recently speaking with a teen aged girl who said: "I adore my father but I would never date anyone like him.

Akoshia Yoba: She's Always Watching: The Impact of Fathers on Daughters' Self Esteem

He treats me like a princess, but I don't like the way he treats women. " I was blown away by her ability to so succinctly articulate the complexity of her emotions about the two sides of her father; the man who loves her and the man who seemingly treats women as disposable, interchangeable, companions for the purposes of physical and social convenience. Consciousness. Representation of consciousness from the seventeenth century At one time consciousness was viewed with skepticism by many scientists, but in recent years it has become a significant topic of research in psychology, neuropsychology and neuroscience.


The primary focus is on understanding what it means biologically and psychologically for information to be present in consciousness—that is, on determining the neural and psychological correlates of consciousness. The majority of experimental studies assess consciousness by asking human subjects for a verbal report of their experiences (e.g., "tell me if you notice anything when I do this"). Issues of interest include phenomena such as subliminal perception, blindsight, denial of impairment, and altered states of consciousness produced by drugs and alcohol, or spiritual or meditative techniques.

Etymology and early history[edit] John Locke, British philosopher active in the 17th century In the dictionary[edit] Philosophy of mind[edit] Stress e malattia - Correlazione tra stress e salute. What Does Your Body Language Say About You? How To Read Signs and Recognize Gestures - Jinxi Boo - Jinxi Boo. Art by LaetitziaAs we all know, communication is essential in society.

What Does Your Body Language Say About You? How To Read Signs and Recognize Gestures - Jinxi Boo - Jinxi Boo

Advancements in technology have transformed the way that we correspond with others in the modern world. Because of the constant buzz in our technological world, it's easy to forget how important communicating face-to-face is. When conversing old-school style, it's not only speech we verbalize that matters, but what our nonverbal gestures articulate as well. Body language is truly a language of its own. We all have quirks and habits that are uniquely our own. 10% from what the person actually says40% from the tone and speed of voice50% is from their body language. Lowering one's head can signal a lack of confidence. How confident should you be. Digest - Things you didn't know about happiness. Edge : Conversations on the edge of human knowledge. Douglas LaBier: Why Relationship Advice Fails (And What to Do When It Does) The other day I was browsing through Barnes & Noble, and as I passed by the rows of books about love and sex I felt annoyed.

Seeing those volumes brought to mind the biggest open secret in today's culture: Most relationship advice doesn't really help you and your partner improve -- or sustain -- your love life. Most people know this to be true. And ironically, the never-ending stream -- books, magazine articles, workshops and now, websites and e-zines -- confirms it, because if any of them really did help, there wouldn't be so many of them.

In fact, substantial research confirms that these programs and advice aren't very effective at all. I think the reason is this: Most of the prescriptions for restoring emotional and sexual vitality focus on the wrong things. What Handicaps Most Relationships. How to Detect Lies - body language, reactions, speech patterns. Interesting Info -> Lying Index -> How to Detect Lies Become a Human Lie Detector (Part 1) Warning: sometimes ignorance is bliss.

How to Detect Lies - body language, reactions, speech patterns

After gaining this knowledge, you may be hurt when it is obvious that someone is lying to you. The following deception detection techniques are used by police, forensic psychologists, security experts and other investigators. Introduction to Detecting Lies: This knowledge is also useful for managers, employers, and for anyone to use in everyday situations where telling the truth from a lie can help prevent you from being a victim of fraud/scams and other deceptions. This is just a basic run down of physical (body language) gestures and verbal cues that may indicate someone is being untruthful.

If you got here from somewhere else, be sure to check out our Lie Detection index page for more info including new research in the field of forensic psychology. Mister Loto - Perchè dover apprendere con l'esperienza quello che si potrebbe evitare con l'intelligenza? Articoli di psicologia e psicoterapia. “Per chi sa vedere l’atto più semplice, il più semplice gesto in certi casi esprime tutta una vita”, affermava Max Pulver, con convinzione.

Articoli di psicologia e psicoterapia

Articoli di psicologia e psicoterapia. Chiedere una psicoterapia è un’esperienza che può essere difficile e complessa, si tratta dimettersi in gioco in un’area privata e personale che presuppone incontrare uno sconosciuto a cui raccontare le proprie difficoltà, i limiti, le contraddizioni nella speranza di ricevere aiuto, consolazione, sostegno e soprattutto la possibilità di trovare la soluzione a sintomi e a conflitti psichici.

Articoli di psicologia e psicoterapia

Il primo passo è sapere di avere un problema psicologico, riconoscere che da qualcosa che appartiene a sé deriva una difficoltà che rende difficile vivere con pienezza. Il secondo passaggio presuppone la ricerca di uno psicoterapeuta scelto da un sito, da un elenco e naturalmente sull’indicazione di qualcuno, i criteri di scelta possono essere vaghi, inconsapevoli magari associati a qualche informazione parziale o motivi contingenti quali la vicinanza. Psicoterapie dei disturbi d'ansia e stress. La psicoterapia è una parte della psicologia che si occupa della cura dei disturbi della mente.

Psicoterapie dei disturbi d'ansia e stress

Sono moltissime infatti le persone che soffrono di un disturbo psicologico, ed in particolare di qualche forma di nevrosi. Le nevrosi sono problemi di gravità media e bassa che non presentano corrispondenze organiche, ossia non sono causate né da lesioni cerebrali né da altre cause visibili.