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Janey D.

About Janey D.

Janey Davies has been published online for over 8 years. She is the head writer for Shoppersbase.com, she also writes for AvecAgnes.co.uk, Ewawigs.com and has contributed to inside3DP.com. She has an Honours Degree in Psychology and her passions include learning about the mind, popular science and politics. When she is relaxing she likes to walk her dog, read science fiction and listen to Muse.

Passive Aggressive Personality: How to Recognize and Deal with Passive Aggressive People

By | February 25th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health|Tags: , , |

Passive aggressive personality is undoubtedly the most frustrating personality type to come across. By the time you’ve worked out that someone is being passive aggressive, you have already thought that you were the one going mad. Passive aggressive behaviour is defined as ‘indirect expression of hostility through passive methods.’ As for how do people become [...]

What Is Psychological Projection and How to Find If Someone Is Using It on You

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Narcissists are renowned for using psychological projection to blame other people, even when it is entirely apparent that they are the ones in the wrong. Whichever way they can, they will project the blame, stating that the other person made them do it, was responsible for their own bad behaviour or simply did not do what [...]

New Depression Treatment Is Ridiculously Obvious Yet Effective Even on Severe Patients

By | February 14th, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Effective yet underestimated depression treatment could help even patients suffering from severe depressive disorders. Many of us have felt sad at some point in our lives, but when these feelings intensify and last for longer than a few days, it could be an indication that you are suffering from depression. Clinical depression is a medical [...]

FOMO vs. DOMO: Do You Have ‘The Desire of Missing Out’?

By | February 5th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Whilst most of us have heard of the expression FOMO or ‘Fear of Missing Out’, not many have come across DOMO or ‘Desire of Missing Out’. Before we explore DOMO in more detail, let’s just recap on what we know about FOMO. What is FOMO? FOMO is a feeling of anxiety brought about by thinking [...]

Top 10 Careers with the Most Psychopaths – Did Your Profession Make the List?

By | January 9th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

These are top 10 careers in which you are most likely to meet a psychopath. If your idea of a psychopath is a disturbed killer, wandering the streets at night, deciding on who his next murder victim is going to be, you might be surprised. Psychopaths live in today’s society. They hold down jobs, have [...]

Why Psychopathy Is Commonly Associated with Charm and High Intelligence

By | January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Charm and intelligence are two of the most common traits on the psychopathy checklist, devised by Dr. Robert Hare. This checklist is now used extensively as a tool to determine whether people fall into the category of psychopathy. On the surface, psychopaths have a reputation for being highly intelligent and charming. This is in no [...]

Top 8 Movies about Mental Illness That Will Take You into the Deepest Realms of the Human Psyche

By | December 29th, 2016|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , |

Do you like movies about mental illness? Why are we so fascinated with movies in which the protagonist is suffering from some sort of mental disorder? Is it because we feel an affinity with the main character? Or that the narrative can take us into the deepest realms of the human psyche? Or is it [...]

The Link between Selfies and a Lack of Self-Confidence That You Were Not Expecting

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Are you a person who tends to look at other people's selfies? Science says it is a sign that you have a lack of self-confidence. Do you have a friend or colleague that posts up endless selfies on social media? We all seem to know that one person who delights in capturing their face from [...]

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