No, You Don't Always Need to Forgive

No, You Don't Always Need to Forgive

What does not warrant forgiveness, however, is true malevolence: When there is no remorse shown, nor ignorance to blame, but a person has received satisfaction from another's pain, forgiveness is unnecessary.

Can You Predict If Your Partner Will Be Unfaithful?

Can You Predict If Your Partner Will Be Unfaithful?

While the results from the first study support the idea that obsessive sexual passion drives infidelity, the researchers also wanted to test whether this personality trait would predict future acts of unfaithfulness.

When Worlds Collide: Clashes with Birth Parents

When Worlds Collide: Clashes with Birth Parents

Some grandparents have the child call them Mom, Dad, or a variation of that, while the birth parents are Mommy and Daddy.The birth parents may also threaten to take the child away without your permission.

Kim Kardashian West reveals where she sees herself and Kanye in 10 years

Kim Kardashian West reveals where she sees herself and Kanye in 10 years

And even as she concentrates on the future and her studies, Kim also said she's thinking of how she'd like their children — North, 6, Saint, 3, Chicago, 1, and Psalm, 3 months — to remember their parents.

Why People Get Tattoos

Why People Get Tattoos

Other reasons for forgoing a tattoo included disapproval from family and friends and incurring negative views at work.Some participants (10%) shared concerns about the permanency of tattoos and their sense that it looks unattractive on older people.

Chuck E. Cheese was an orphan who didn't know his birthday

Chuck E. Cheese was an orphan who didn't know his birthday

The story opens by explaining that young Chuck grew up in an orphanage called St. Marinara's, thus setting the stage for his pizza-loving personality to develop.Still loves birthday parties, pizza and music!"

To my child: In a world where you can be anything, be kind

To my child: In a world where you can be anything, be kind

So my sweet child, as you grow I want you to know the power of your words.My sweet child, I want you to know that there is strength and power in choosing kindness.

What Your Facial Features Say About You

What Your Facial Features Say About You

In addition to the expected favorable change in perceived attractiveness, raters also viewed the post-surgery patients as more likable, trustworthy, and socially skilled.In a separate study published in 2015, we similarly found that women also experience an improvement in scores of attractiveness, likability, and social skills when looking at all procedures together.

Mentoring a Gifted Child

Mentoring a Gifted Child

I’m wanting to do some more volunteer work and thought I might be a useful mentor to a high-performing child, maybe a 4th to 6th grade boy, perhaps someone from a family that isn’t providing all that the kid needs.

What Makes Some People So Insensitive?

What Makes Some People So Insensitive?

Those high in agentic extraversion, by contrast, described themselves on the self-report items as “blunt, assertive, and exhibitionistic individuals who enjoy thrilling experiences and seek out positions of power.” To assess psychopathology, the authors included extensive self-report and interview measures of personality disorders, depression , mania , substance abuse, dissociation, social anxiety , and narcissism.

Parenting Adolescents and the Doing of Homework

Parenting Adolescents and the Doing of Homework

In general, I think homework belabors all concerned – a nightly school assignment for the teenager to do at home, a nightly task that parents must often supervise to completion, returned assignments that teachers must now check and grade, creating more paperwork to do.

How Strong Is the Evidence For Evidence-Based Therapies?

How Strong Is the Evidence For Evidence-Based Therapies?

The evidence for Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) in the treatment of borderline personality disorder , which the APA's Division 12 has called "strong," received low grades from Sakaluk and colleagues on nearly every metric.

Kids don't write letters anymore and it's their loss

Kids don't write letters anymore and it's their loss

The letters we exchanged always began as a series of one-way questions, everything we wanted to know but would need to wait a week or more to find out.

Amy Schumer explains to trolls how she'll 'cope' if son has autism

Amy Schumer explains to trolls how she'll 'cope' if son has autism

Amy Schumer had a powerful response after a troll asked how she might "cope" with the news that her baby boy, Gene, could be on the autism spectrum.

People Who Use More Emojis Have More Sex and Get More Dates

People Who Use More Emojis Have More Sex and Get More Dates

In fact, the frequent use of emojis with potential dates is linked to not only having sex more often but also to a more active and successful dating life.Like the first study, frequent emoji use was linked to having more frequent sex.

Mental Illness, Violent Behavior, and Mass Shootings

Mental Illness, Violent Behavior, and Mass Shootings

Currently, there are two messages in the mental health community: The public cry , We are not violent, and at the same time, behind the scenes, Please do something about people with untreated mental illness who are violent, but don't tell the world or we will have more stigma.

Dylan Dreyer's husband reveals her pregnancy cravings

Dylan Dreyer's husband reveals her pregnancy cravings

You’d better believe Dylan Dreyer is pregnant !The TODAY host’s husband, Brian Fichera , had some fun with his wife’s cravings in an Instagram post.“Dylan Dreyer’s pregnancy survival kit.Dylan Dreyer reveals she's expecting baby No. 2) "Everyone has something - for my wife it was grilled cheese and grape soda.....," wrote one person.

Mum whose child has cancer shamed over 'messy' yard

Mum whose child has cancer shamed over 'messy' yard

There's a pretty simple rule you can follow if you want to avoid being a jerk - be kind, because you never know what battles people are fighting.Randa went on to say that people just need to be kind.

'I can't wean my 6-year-old off her dummy'

'I can't wean my 6-year-old off her dummy'

A woman has posted to Mumsnet asking for advice on getting rid of her six-year-old daughter's dummy.The woman said it was "heartbreaking" but this morning she encouraged her daughter for how well she'd done, but the little girl just asked if she could have her dummy back.

Tom Brady Slammed for Cliff Jumping With Daughter Vivian

Tom Brady Slammed for Cliff Jumping With Daughter Vivian

Tom Brady freaked out some of his followers when he posted a video of himself cliff jumping with his 6-year-old daughter, Vivian.

Duff Goldman shares heartwarming note he received from little boy who loves to bake

Duff Goldman shares heartwarming note he received from little boy who loves to bake

The "Ace of Cakes" star recently took to Instagram to share that inspiring message after receiving a heartwarming, handwritten note from a young fan named Caleb.

Jealousy or Compersion?

Jealousy or Compersion?

And if you have never heard of compersion, or think the chances of feeling warmth or joy if your partner were to hook up with someone else are slim to none, you are probably not in a consensually non-monogamous relationship.

Video star Tiffany Jenkins on addiction, jail and rehab

Video star Tiffany Jenkins on addiction, jail and rehab

From addict to social media star: Parenting blogger Tiffany Jenkins shares her unique story. It was like, five seconds ago I was in a halfway house, and now I'm a married mom of three," Jenkins said.

Good News About Gossip

Good News About Gossip

I had a sense that inherent in all of their questions was stigma surrounding the word “gossip.” Despite having just sat through my 30-minute presentation on how gossip is very common, how it often doesn’t portray the subject negatively, and that it can serve positive functions, audience members were still asking questions that seemed to be seeking permission to not call their behavior “gossip.”.

Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade Bribed Daughter for Red Carpet Debut

Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade Bribed Daughter for Red Carpet Debut

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade got their 8-month-old daughter, Kaavia, to behave at her first big red carpet in the best way. It makes it easier for me to be like, ‘Oh, you don’t want that?

Khloe Kardashian responds to criticism over True's toy Bentley

Khloe Kardashian responds to criticism over True's toy Bentley

@khloekardashian/InstagramThe initial commenter showed appreciation for a reply from Kardashian and wrote, “Just figured it’s something to be thinking about. “We all work hard and we are able to spend our money in the way that we choose.

Pregnant Carly Waddell Goes to Hospital After Falling Up Stairs

Pregnant Carly Waddell Goes to Hospital After Falling Up Stairs

“Sitting in urgent care because I … am pretty sure I broke my finger,” the Bachelor in Paradise alum, 33, said on her Monday, July 8, Instagram Story. “I’m always going to have a pinky that looks a little funny,” the Bachelor alum said.

Over 300,000 people want McDonald's to stop using plastic Happy Meal toys

Over 300,000 people want McDonald's to stop using plastic Happy Meal toys

The girls said they both like to eat at fast food chains but acknowledged that many of the toys featured in the kids’ meals are made and packaged with plastic.“We like to go to eat at Burger King and McDonald’s, but children only play with the plastic toys they give us for a few minutes before they get thrown away and harm animals and pollute the sea,” the two wrote.

Granger Smith's wife, Amber, shares grief over son's death: 'I am broken'

Granger Smith's wife, Amber, shares grief over son's death: 'I am broken'

Country singer Granger Smith's wife, Amber Smith , says she feels "broken" after the tragic death of the couple's 3-year-old son, River .On Monday, Amber took to Instagram to share several photos of River, who died in a drowning accident last month .

You Can't Reason With Panic

You Can't Reason With Panic

My intense fear had taken over my capability for rational thought. Once the intensity of the emotion has passed, you can help them identify the thoughts that triggered the panic.