Happy Together James O. Pawelski Suzann Pileggi Pawelski

Are You In Love or Are You Lovesick?

Positive Psychology Experts and Husband-and-Wife Team Suzann and James Pawelski Explore Healthy Passion Versus Obsession. I can't live If living is without you (Mariah Carey, "Without You") Many...

What Makes Some People More Successful Than Others?

What makes some people more successful than others? Top network scientists have an answer. They found that half of the difference in career success...

What Sacrifices Would You Make To Save Face?

Who cares about what other people think? Despite the contemporary mantra that it doesn’t matter, most of us care a great deal about how...

Is Home a Feeling or a Place?

It is said that home is a feeling, not a place. But for many of us, the house we grew up in occupies sacred...

Take Time for Traditions

A toast before champagne; blowing out candles and making a wish before tucking into birthday cake; ceremoniously carving a turkey or saying grace before...

Live A Life Without Regret

A nurse who worked in palliative care listened to the final words of those on their deathbeds. She recorded their thoughts and put them...

Why Your Partner Should Not Be Your One and Only

Not all stress is created equal. An argument with your significant other has been found to be by far the most upsetting of all...

Are People Out to Get You?

“Do you ever feel that people are out to get you?” I ask new patients this question. I am trying to assess whether the person...

Why A Liar Will Never Make A Good Leader

While some people may be natural born leaders, new evidence suggests that leadership is a skill that can be learned. In a 15-week course,...

Take Heart: Try This if There is A Narcissist In Your Life

There is some good news about narcissists. One of the main reasons people come to see me is because of difficulties they are having with...

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Does Appearance Matter?

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How to Achieve That Inner Glow

Our mothers may have told us not to judge a book by its cover, but research shows we cannot help it. In fact, according...

Can Self-Comparison Be A Good Thing?

“Stop comparing yourself to everyone else.” It’s something mothers say all the time and yet it may be something we are hardwired to do. In...

What Art Dealers Know and You Don’t

If you want to increase the value of a painting, pay attention to where you hang it. What makes you fall in love with...

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