Is There Such a Thing as Luck?

Is There Such a Thing as Luck?

Photo by wirestock - www.freepik.com Some people seem to be born luckier than others. They always seem to be in the right place at the right time, regularly receiving good fortune. But does luck exist, or is it superstition? The English dictionary defines luck as “the...

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THE POWER OF EMPATHY

THE POWER OF EMPATHY

Of all the relationship skills, empathic listening is undoubtedly the most important.  Defined as the activity of understanding, being aware of, and being sensitive to the feelings, thoughts, and experiences of another, empathy enables us to understand where another...

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Why Do We Fall For Certain “Types”?

Sexual attraction isn't a mystery but a complex equation. KEY POINTS Emotional chemistry in conflict with other values often results in distance in the relationship.Sexual attraction is typically fragmented; we're seduced by a quality or two, not a whole...

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ROMANTIC LOVE:  FEAST OR FAMINE?

ROMANTIC LOVE: FEAST OR FAMINE?

While highly desirable, romantic love has many risks. Written about and touted in art, music, and literature over the centuries, romantic love--emotional intimacy and sexual attraction--is the most controversial of all versions of love.  With maternal, paternal,...

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Survivor Guilt Revisited

Survivor Guilt Revisited

Survivor guilt is thriving in colleges and hospitals. KEY POINTS Survivor guilt has resurfaced in the face of the pandemic and the war in Ukraine.First-generation, urban college students are especially prone to survivor guilt that interferes with academic...

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