Music Psychology Today

Posted by in Psychology on 20. May, 2014 | Comments Off on Music Psychology Today

Psychology is known to have many different branches, including but not limited to social, cognitive, developmental, biological, and evolutionary psychology. Among this plethora of subfields is what we call music psychology, a relatively young but fertile area of study. History Since the ancient times, inquiring minds have been curious as to how music affects the […]

How To Help A Friend In Need

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Psychology on 07. May, 2014 | Comments Off on How To Help A Friend In Need

At some point in our lives, we will encounter friends running to us because of personal crisis. Whether their problem is big or small, what they need is someone to turn to. Yet oftentimes being the shoulder to cry on can be challenging. I have learned so many things about this based on my own […]

The Effects of Fragrance on the Mind and the Emotions

Posted by in Mental Health, Psychology on 21. Mar, 2014 | Comments Off on The Effects of Fragrance on the Mind and the Emotions

Every culture around the world has a custom or practice on the use of fragrance and these customs have been in use since ancient times. In days long ago, when ventilation and indoor plumbing were still unknown, people used aromatic tree resins to take away musty smells in their homes, whenever a visitor calls. The […]

Studies Reveal That Women are More Forgiving Than Men

Posted by in Psychology on 20. Mar, 2014 | Comments Off on Studies Reveal That Women are More Forgiving Than Men

According to a study conducted by the Case Western Reserve University, it was revealed that women are more forgiving than men. Most men find it difficult to let go of a mistake committed by someone against them. However, this can be changed when men start to develop empathy towards the person who has done them […]

Social Media and Narcissism: Are Human Beings Becoming Self-Obsessed?

Posted by in Mental Health, Miscellaneous, Psychology on 28. Feb, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unless you have been living in the caves or in the forest, then you have surely heard of “like”, “tweets”, “retweet” and “selfie”. In this age of social media, there are endless ways to shout to the whole wide world of what is happening in one’s life. Facebook, twitter, instagram, flixster, flicker, and the list […]

Integrative Psychotherapy

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Psychology on 28. Feb, 2014 | 0 Comments

There are several approaches or models in psychotherapy, one of which is Integrative Psychotherapy. While I believe that each of the approaches has its unique features and contributions in the field of psychotherapy, the growth of Integrative Psychology is a significant development which should not be disregarded. In fact, several researches indicate that psychotherapy is […]

Looking Into my Belief System and Why I Choose Integrative Psychotherapy

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Psychology on 28. Feb, 2014 | 0 Comments

My experiences in life taught me the following outlook: there is a reciprocal interaction between an individual and his or her environment and there should be a concrete analysis of concrete situation. With these outlook comes other interconnecting values and beliefs that I also subscribe to. First, I think that the relationship of the individual […]

The Psychology of Love

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Psychology on 28. Feb, 2014 | 0 Comments

Love is a many-splendor thing…so goes the title of a classic song in the 1950’s by Sammy Fain and which eventually became an Academy Awards-nominated movie of the same title. This, and more, describes love. But what really is love? Why do people fall in love? How do people fall in love? And how should […]