On Emotion

A collection of articles on emotion.

The predictability of humans


The trouble with repressed memories


On Emotion


Why being sad isn't always a bad thing


Why catharsis is a (dangerous) lie


Learned helplessness is darker (and less understood) than you think


Why your unconscious isn't the bad guy


The five stages of grief are a lie


The five types of couple (which one are you?)


How our bodies treat rejection like physical pain


How reading (good) non-fiction books builds your empathy


Why kids can't lie but you can (the key to emotional intelligence)


Which Captain Planet hero are you (according to psychology)


The struggle to be good; early psychology


The 'love' hormone isn't so lovely


The 'truth' about social anxiety and just how debilitating it is


The 'truth' about panic attacks (and why everyone is vulnerable)


Why you aren't as happy as you could be


Why 'control' isn't always a bad thing (but can be)


Why OCD is a lot worse than you thought


Warning - you aren't in control of your behaviour


The four ways we learn (and how they limit us)


Why do we speak in tongues


The Difference Between Anger, Hurt and Hate—it's about power


Do you believe in destiny? Or growth? The rules that govern relationships


How to never get mad again (kind of) (part two)


What's an anxiety disorder and why should you care?


What everyone ought to know about Jealousy


Who else wants to know what the point of love is?


The five types of couple and the 'magic' rule for relationship stability


How to never get mad again (kind of)


What's Love Got to do With It?


The Types of Love - From Friends to Flings


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