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Schizoid Personality Disorder: Symptoms, Causes and Ways to Deal with It

By |2018-09-19T14:20:14+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Schizoid personality disorder is a very uncommon clinical diagnosis worldwide. The symptoms of this diagnosis have to do with the way in which a person perceives or thinks of the world around them. As a result, the person’s symptoms have the ability to affect his or her overall quality of life, occupation, and relationships with [...]

What Is Pareto Law and It Can Improve Your Life, Work and Relationships

By |2018-09-18T20:30:49+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Whether we know what Pareto Law is or not, we are all trying to advance in life, in both work and in our daily lives. Yet, it can be difficult to get the balance right. A lot of the time, we can feel as though we are doing an awful lot of work for very [...]

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 [...]

Spiritual Transformation Comes with These 6 Uncomfortable Symptoms

By |2018-09-11T14:29:22+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

A spiritual transformation is a change – to a greater or lesser extent – to someone’s outlook, or to their attitude, towards spirituality and sacredness. Many things can trigger this spiritual transformation, from a simple event to a more complex unfolding of events over time. While some people may be lucky in having a transformation [...]

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 [...]

Why Making New Friends Gets More Difficult as You Grow Older

By |2018-09-06T13:12:13+00:00September 8th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

I’m not going to lie, it’s difficult making new friends. I’ve never had much luck with that.  In fact, it gets harder as I get older. Okay, I will give this one a shot, but to be honest, I’ve never been that great at making new friends. Most kids, as I grew up, thought that [...]

How to Win the Silent Treatment and 5 Types of People Who Love Using It

By |2018-09-06T14:08:18+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

It is possible to learn how to win the silent treatment. You just have to stay strong against the pressures of guilt and manipulation. In my younger years, the silent treatment caused me massive amounts of pain and suffering. I guess it was because I just hated when someone I loved wouldn’t talk to me. [...]

What Is Psychological Deflection and How It Might Be Blocking Your Growth

By |2018-09-17T14:58:08+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological deflection is often considered a narcissistic abuse tactic. However, you might be using it too without even knowing. Deflection, by definition, is a method of changing the course of an object, an emotion or thought from its original source. Psychological deflection is seen as a narcissistic abuse tactic used to control the mind and [...]