General Articles

There is a broad range of topics and general information about mental health and life experiences that at one time or another we may want to understand better.

With that said, below you'll find a variety of topics and articles about some of the most common questions, concerns, and opinions associated with experiences and problems in life; and particularly how some people choose to address them.

Forget Small Talk And Use Good Get To Know You Questions

There are plenty of times in our lives when we spend time with people we don’t know particularly well. In those cases, it can be difficult to come up with topics of conversation...

Different Strokes: Appropriate Names To Call People

We Are Social Creatures: As human beings, we can share our emotions nonverbally, through body language and physical touch. It is postulated that there are seven types of...

Ask These 20 Questions To Get To Know People

Getting to know new people can be hard, especially if you are shy or suffer from problems like social anxiety, autism, or depression. Even though it can be difficult to meet and...

Why Do I Have No Life?

Are you at a point in your life where you spend most evenings sitting at home with no one to talk to? It’s common to go through a stagnant period in your social life when you’ve...

What Is The Real Definition Of A True Friend?

Do your friends often disappoint you? Do they put you down all the time? Do they abandon you when you need them most? If so, maybe it’s time to find a new definition of a true...

Time Perception: Where Did The Time Go?

It’s All in Your Head There is a field of study within psychology dedicated to addressing the subjective experience of time, delving into how it arose over the course of...

No Friends In College: How Do I Change That?

You’ve spent years exploring colleges and touring campuses. High school graduation’s over, and you finally landed on the campus that sets the course for the next leg of your...

Never Run Out Of Ideas For What To Talk About On The Phone

We’ve gotten into an era of primarily text-based communications. Holding a conversation while speaking on the phone is not as common as it used to be, which may make phone...

Dealing With Disappointment When Friends Let You Down

Over time, you established a trusting friendship with someone. You truly believed that your friend had your best interests at heart. When you’ve encountered a situation when...

Why Do I Hate People So Much?

If you have ever found yourself wishing you could just walk out of your job, work from home, or become a recluse, you may be experiencing people burn out. Most of us work in...

Why Do I Get Mad So Easily Over Nothing?

Sometimes feelings of anger or being mad is more than just emotions related to things people say or do that are really upsetting, but rather the ordinary and annoying things...

What Are Some Good Questions To Ask People To Get To Know Them?

Sometimes when you meet someone and you want to get to know them, you just do not know what to say. Do you ask them what their favorite color is? Well, that is a start but it...

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