I had the opportunity to be a guest on the Way Family Podcast. It comes out June 20, 2016 and you can find it here. We talked about #identityformation and the impact that #socialmedia can have on identity. We also briefly talked about extended adolescence and the way that #millenials are being formed because of […]Read more "The Way Family Podcast"
I know you are curious about it. You might even be addicted to Angry Birds. You’re reading this because you really want to know what the Psychology of Angry Birds is. Well, here it is. Psychology n., pl., -gies. The science that deals with mental processes and behavior. The emotional and behavioral characteristics of an […]Read more "The Psychology of Angry Birds"
I didn’t realize how much I write about Starbucks until I did a search for Starbucks posts on my blog. As much as I rip on Starbucks for continually serving Pike, I do spend alot of time there – and consequently drink alot of their coffee. I was wondering about what our Starbucks Drink says […]Read more "What Does Your Starbucks Drink Say About You?"
Do you know what that means? If you’re Hawaiian, doesn’t it mean flower? That’s not the PUA though that I’m talking about it. I always keep my eye out for identities that fascinate me. But do a Google Search for PUA, and you will find that it stands for Pick Up Artist. There is a […]Read more "PUA"
Just because you are no longer a teenager, it doesn’t mean that you can’t act like one. No matter what developmental psychologist, most of them allow for you to revert to a previous stage of development. So when you see grown adults act like kids or teenagers – that’s what’s happening. It’s natural. It happens. […]Read more "Adolescing"
I Googled a definition of Educational Psychology. The first hit defined it as: Educational psychology is the study of how humans learn in educational settings, the effectiveness of educational interventions, the psychology of teaching, and the social psychology of schools as organization. Here is where I got it. I was a conference all day, and […]Read more "An Ed Psych Lesson"
I have written about the Psychology of Cute and the Psychology of Cool. I figured I’d also write about the Psychology of Ugly. Psychology n., pl., -gies. The science that deals with mental processes and behavior. The emotional and behavioral characteristics of an individual, group, or activity: the psychology of war. Ugly adj., -li·er, -li·est. […]Read more "The Psychology of Ugly"