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10 Psychological Complexes That May Be Secretly Poisoning Your Life

By | 2017-11-19T19:09:24+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological complexes are distorted sensory and thought patterns that lead to unnatural behavior and are typically deep-rooted in a person’s psyche. Psychological complexes affect how a person sees themselves, how they behave towards others and can have a huge impact on that person’s life. It is not known how a person acquires a psychological complex, [...]

5 Incredible Ways Repressed Memories Can Affect Your Life

By | 2017-05-16T19:24:49+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Categories: Human Brain, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Why do we have repressed memories? Could it be that some experiences are just too painful that our minds seek to protect us by shutting them down? Experts believe that there is a common thread with repressed memories. When intense stress or trauma gets too severe, actual neurological changes happen in the brain to enable [...]

What Do Dreams about Murder Reveal about You and Your Life?

By | 2017-11-09T16:15:09+00:00 April 16th, 2017|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

What do dreams about murder mean? Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night in a panic because you’ve dreamt you have just murdered someone? Thankfully, these types of dreams are not common, but they do have meaning. Dream analysis is often used in psychoanalysis as a tool to understanding our subconscious [...]

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

By | 2017-12-11T16:40:22+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental 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 [...]

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

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:23+00:00 February 5th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental 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 [...]

8 Obscure Emotional States You’ve Felt but Couldn’t Find a Name for

By | 2017-09-06T18:09:46+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Have you ever been stuck for a word to describe some of your more complex emotional states? Which of the following 8 emotional states are you familiar with? 1.  Sublimation Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis, used the term sublimation to refer to the redirection of the erotic drive (or libido) into socially acceptable creative tasks. [...]

10 Symbols in Dreams That Reveal Important Things about Yourself and Your Life

By | 2017-11-27T18:22:18+00:00 April 30th, 2016|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Symbols in Dreams: What Do they Reveal About Yourself? Have you ever thought about dreaming process in a detailed manner? If not, then it is better to understand because dreams have a huge role to play in developing our minds to a certain level. This is a matter of fact that indicates every person on [...]

How Freudian Theory Gave a Start to the Manipulation of the Masses

By | 2017-02-24T22:03:19+00:00 April 16th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Freudian theory has made more impact on our life today than you could imagine. Read on to learn how his ideas were used for the manipulation of the masses. In the early 1900s, Sigmund Freud formulated his theories on psychodynamics that have led to controversies around the world. While many of us are aware of [...]