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Who Are Internet Trolls in Real Life and How to Deal with Them?

By |2018-09-14T20:34:04+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We’re all aware of internet trolls. Those anonymous people who hide behind their keyboards and post nasty comments. But who are they in real life? More to the point, how do we deal with them? Before we go into detail about the personality types of internet trolls, let’s just quickly examine who they are likely [...]

5 Cultural Differences between East and West in Thinking and Perception

By |2018-09-12T22:14:48+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Now more of us travelling abroad, it’s fascinating to discover what cultural differences there are, particularly between East and West. From education, the workplace, to relationships and families, in many of these examples the cultural differences are pretty wide-ranging. Most of the cultural differences centre around two concepts: Individualism – favours the individual as an [...]

What Is Dependent Personality Disorder and What Are Its Psychological Causes

By |2018-09-10T18:14:03+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Dependent personality disorder (DPD) is a psychiatric diagnosed disorder found in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. It affects a small percentage of the people. Dependency is a needed characteristic for human survival, especially in childhood. It helps people to form emotional attachments and build relationships. However, when dependency increases, a person’s ability [...]

How the Fear of Death Shapes Our Behaviors and Choices during Life

By |2018-09-06T13:42:05+00:00September 9th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

How would you live the rest of your life if you knew the exact time, date and method of your death? Would your fear of death shape your future behaviour? Experts think it would. Every single one of us knows that we are going to die. For most people, it stays at the back of [...]

Personality Change and 5 Things That May Cause It, According to Science

By |2018-09-05T22:57:00+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Once we reach a certain age, our identities are fixed and stable. I mean, there can’t be that many things that can cause a personality change, surely? Experts are challenging this train of thought. They now believe that a number of things can cause a personality change. For example, it is possible to alter [...]

INFJ Door Slam: How This Personality Type Deals with Toxic Relationships

By |2018-09-05T22:59:01+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

The INFJ door slam is the way this personality type deals with toxic people. Why and how does it happen and, most importantly, how to avoid being door-slammed? Out of all the 16 Myers-Briggs personality types, the INFJ is the rarest, making up only 1 to 2 percent of the U.S. population. Though INFJs are [...]

A Short Dark Triad Test That Will Reveal How Evil Your Personality Is

By |2018-09-05T23:00:44+00:00August 29th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We’ve all heard terms such as psychopath and sociopath. In addition, we understand that some people have an evil personality. But what if there was a dark triad test that could tell how evil your personality was? Before we go any further, let’s clear up the dark triad part. The dark triad test relates to [...]

Golden Child in a Narcissistic Family and What Lies behind a Perfect Image

By |2018-09-17T14:52:46+00:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

At first sight, a golden child may look like the perfect child who is likely to have a successful life. But are things really that perfect? Before we talk about the phenomenon of a golden child, let’s mention that every parent has dreams for their child. Parents plan for the best education for their kids, [...]