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2012-03-26 23:26:05

Is it OK to protest God's actions–or inactions? This was the key question behind recent studies led by Case Western Reserve University psychologist Julie Exline. Many people report having a relationship with God, similar to those relationships in marriage, parenting or friendship. Exline and colleagues found that being assertive with God could actually strengthen that perceived bond and one's faith. They report their findings in the journal Psychology of Religion and...

2011-12-13 22:58:10

Contrary to what many psychological scientists think, people do not all have the same set of biologically "basic" emotions, and those emotions are not automatically expressed on the faces of those around us, according to the author of a new article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science, a journal published by the Association for Psychological Science. This means a recent move to train security workers to recognize "basic" emotions from expressions might be misguided....

2011-12-01 08:00:00

The Personal Power Path Anger Management App created by EDB Media, Inc. for the iPhone offers a 6-week anger management program for people having relationship, workplace and money issues due to out-of-control anger and stress. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 01, 2011 EDB Media Inc., a leader in the online self-improvement industry, today announced the release of its Personal Power Path Anger Management App developed for Appleâs iPhone. This easy-to-use application, based on the...

2011-08-12 00:00:02

In her new book, Attitude Reconstruction: A Blueprint for Building a Better Life, author and Marriage and Family Therapist, Jude Bijou, M.A., M.F.T., helps readers transform fear, anger, and sadness to joy, love, and peace. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 Longtime Santa Barbara resident and Marriage and Family Therapist, Jude Bijou, M.A., M.F.T., will share a sneak peak of her new book, Attitude Reconstruction: A Blueprint for Building a Better Life, with the public at a...

2011-04-14 21:10:53

Challenging traditional views of workplace anger, a new article by a Temple University Fox School of Business professor suggests that even intense emotional outbursts can prove beneficial if responded to with compassion. Dr. Deanna Geddes, chair of the Fox School's Human Resource Management Department, argues that more supportive responses by managers and co-workers after displays of deviant anger can promote positive change at work, while sanctioning or doing nothing does not. "The trouble...

2011-01-12 16:20:57

Some of the most intense emotions people feel occur during a conflict in a romantic relationship. Now, new research from Baylor University psychologists shows that how each person perceives the other partner's emotion during a conflict greatly influences different types of thoughts, feelings and reactions in themselves. Dr. Keith Sanford, a clinical psychologist and an associate professor in Baylor's department of psychology and neuroscience, College of Arts and Sciences, and his research...

2011-01-06 00:01:42

Personal Power Path today released a new anger management application programmed specifically to run on Google Android smart phones. The Anger Management App includes a 6-week interactive anger "boot camp" with video, inspirational messaging and proven anger management techniques to help the user get better control of both stress and anger. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 5, 2011 Personal Power Path.com a leader in the online self-improvement industry, today announced the release of the...

2011-01-03 14:00:06

The notion of being angry with God goes back to ancient days. Such personal struggles are not new, but Case Western Reserve University psychologist Julie Exline began looking at "anger at God" in a new way. "Many people experience anger toward God," Exline explains. "Even people who deeply love and respect God can become angry. Just as people become upset or angry with others, including loved ones, they can also become angry with God." Exline, an associate professor in Case Western Reserve's...

2010-11-01 22:11:10

Anger is an interesting emotion for psychologists. On the one hand, it's negative, but then it also has some of the features of positive emotions. For a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, researchers find that associating an object with anger actually makes people want the object"”a kind of motivation that's normally associated with positive emotions. People usually think of anger as a negative emotion. You're not...

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2010-09-02 09:00:00

The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 have been called the defining moment of our time. Thousands of people died and the attacks had huge individual and collective consequences, including two wars. But less is known about the immediate emotional reactions to the attacks. For a new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, researchers analyzed text messages sent on September 11, 2001 for emotional words. They found spiking anxiety...


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