A New Way of Looking at the Personality of the Bragger

A New Way of Looking at the Personality of the Bragger

The three components of personality test bragging, then, include social desirability, overclaiming, and overconfidence which, as noted by the authors, form a “nomological network” reflecting a general positivity bias.

Mother freedom is a thing and we should be embracing it

Mother freedom is a thing and we should be embracing it

The American blogger has posted a series of beautiful, empowering images of herself to Instagram, with a hope to encourage body positivity, confidence and self-love in all mothers.

Why Praise Is a Problem for Those With Social Anxiety

Why Praise Is a Problem for Those With Social Anxiety

What was particularly interesting about these findings was that the authors could track the decrease over time in the recall that the healthy control and SAD participants had when they received favorable feedback ratings.

Bad or Spirited? Picky or Discerning? Rude or Honest?

Bad or Spirited? Picky or Discerning? Rude or Honest?

Some typical words on that list: argumentative, destructive, obnoxious, defiant, exhausting, explosive, aggressive, inflexible, whiny, noisy, picky, and stubborn. By changing the words you use to think about your child, you soothe your frightened or angry reactions, you change your perceptions of your child, and you move into an emotional zone where thoughtfully responsive parenting is possible.

Wife worried about attachment to child : Parenting

Wife worried about attachment to child : Parenting

This is not all the time, and he will get fussy with me and cry, but often I have very positive interactions with him.

How Does It Feel When a Word Is on the Tip of the Tongue?

How Does It Feel When a Word Is on the Tip of the Tongue?

For example, when in the midst of a tip-of-the-tongue state, people thought that the word that they could not think of was more likely to have been associated with a higher value number earlier on in the experiment, even though that was not the case. The moment that the tip-of-the-tongue feeling is occurring may actually not be a negative experience.