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Phobia of Clowns or Coulrophobia Explained: Why Do Some People Fear Clowns?

By |2018-11-17T15:03:46+00:00November 17th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Coulrophobia. It means a phobia of clowns. Now for some people, even the mention of clowns is enough to trigger a panic attack. But clowns are supposed to be funny and make us laugh? Why then does the mere thought of them send some people into a state of anxiety? What is it about clowns [...]

4 Child Development Stages According to Jean Piaget’s Theory

By |2018-11-14T14:45:08+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

The best way to understand child development stages would be through the Piaget's theory. It was created by Jean Piaget, a Swiss psychologist known for his work on child development stages. He is known as "the great pioneer of the constructivist theory of knowing". Along with Piaget's theory on children’s cognitive development, we shall look [...]

What Is the Lost Child in a Dysfunctional Family and 5 Signs You Could Be One

By |2018-10-29T22:27:28+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are many roles of a dysfunctional family. One of the hardest parts to play is the role of the lost child. Is this you? I lived in a dysfunctional environment growing up. My family was most definitely dysfunctional and operated on a strange level. Although I wasn’t the lost child, my brother was. I [...]

8 Ways to Overcome Emotional Trauma from Unhealthy Childhood

By |2018-10-24T21:48:14+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

If you experienced emotional trauma as a child, there are some things that can help you overcome it and live a happy life. Not everyone has had a stellar childhood. Some children lose one or both of their parents at a young age. Others are victims of or witness to abuse, both physical and verbal. [...]

12 School Subjects That Should Be Introduced Today to Change the World Tomorrow

By |2018-10-11T16:10:56+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Our world is one filled with knowledge and talent. Everyone has skills to contribute, owing to school subjects. But school subjects may not be enough for a person to succeed at spinning the wheel of life. Though they give the world a pulse, its beat is faint. Life skills will strengthen it, and our [...]

7 Subtle Ways Childhood Trauma Affects You When You Are an Adult

By |2018-10-10T18:05:58+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Childhood trauma comes in many forms. No matter what form it may take, the after-effects can create strange actions as an adult. If you’ve experienced childhood trauma, then one thing’s for sure, you cannot forget. That’s just the tip of the iceberg as well. Childhood trauma, whether it’s bullying or emotional abuse, leaves its mark [...]

How to Spot Personality Disorders in Children and What to Do to Help Them

By |2018-09-27T19:38:52+00:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Personality disorders in children are becoming a topic of discussion among the mental health community. Personality disorders are defined as patterns of inner experience and behavior that differ from the expectations of a person's culture. Reactions and behaviors are inflexible to this person, and they may not see other methods to behave or react in [...]

12 Things to Teach Your Children Today to Build a Better Society Tomorrow

By |2018-09-24T16:15:35+00:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

If you’re a parent or plan to become one in the future, there are some things you have to keep in mind and teach your children since a young age. Why? Because if you raise a child who cares about society, perhaps this world will become a better place to live in. Teach your children [...]