Guide to Attachment Styles in Adults

The modern theory of adult attachment has its roots in the attachment theory formulated by John Bowlby. Bowlby is regarded as the father of the Attachment Theory, and many other scientist and

Piagets Developmental Theory and Stages of Cognitive Development

Understanding children, how they develop, and how they learn is one of the most important jobs of a teacher, and there are many theories based on this understanding. Jean Piaget was a

Alternatves to Therapy

I have depression and although genetics play a role, there are benefits to be had outside the psychiatrist office. Psychology can be greatly beneficial for some, but it may be less helpful

The Legacy of Abraham Maslow

Among all the tools available to us from the discipline of psychology, Abraham Maslow’s “Hierarchy of Needs” is arguably the most applicable across all of society. This theory describes how human actions

The Nature of IQ Tests

If you do a quick google search you’ll find thousands of sites offering IQ tests, if you do each one of these tests you’ll end up with at least a hundred different

Tips for Choosing a Psychology Major

There are several factors to consider when choosing a major in psychology for graduate study. In your preliminary research, you have probably noticed the range of possibilities in the psychology field. Sub-categories

How you know if you need to see a Psychiatrist

How to know if you need to see a Psychiatrist. You should seek psychological counseling or therapy if you have stress, anxiety, depression or other disorders that seriously affect your life. In

How to tell if your Psychiatrist is a Quack

If you are reading this article, chances are you’ve come here with some reason to believe your psychiatrist is not legitimate. There are red flags of quackishness and pale pink flags of

An Overview of Careers in Psychology

Psychology is a fascinating and exciting field. Once a person decides she wants to study psychology, the next step will be selecting the career path she wants to pursue. Depending on the

How you know if you need to see a Psychiatrist

A psychiatrist can diagnose mental disorders and prescribe appropriate medication if needed. If you have a condition that has lingered for more than two weeks and does not respond to your own