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Emotional Life

Our emotional life is the entirety of our emotions, and our relationship to them. Our…
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Information Gap Theory

Information gap theory is a conceptual model of how people react to uncertainty either through…
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Feedback Loops

Feedback loops are a self regulating process of change. They involve a behavioral change, consequence…
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Trauma Bonding

Trauma bonding is a psychological phenomenon where victims of constant abuse or trauma form intense…
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Feeling Shame

Feeling shame weighs us down, interfering with healthy endeavors. We can lighten the weight of…
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Unprocessed Trauma

Unprocessed trauma stubbornly remains in existence, refusing to heal and significantly interfering with our lives.
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Affection Exchange Theory

Affection exchange theory is a framework for understanding how affectionate communication functions in interpersonal relationships.
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Dangerous Emotions

Emotions motivate action. Dangerous emotions commandeer attention, pushing for divisive action. Sometimes negatively impacting our…
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Affect Tolerance

Affect tolerance refers to an individual’s ability to effectively manage and cope with their emotions…

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The superego is a Freudian term often used with other parts of the human psyche…
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Still Face Experiment

In the 1970’s Edward Tronick conducted research commonly known as the still face experiment. We…
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DeTUR Protocol

DeTUR protocol is a treatment method in EMDR specifically designed for treatment of addiction. DeTUR…
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Learning by Osmosis

Learning by Osmosis: Enhancing Knowledge through Subconscious Absorption Learning is a lifelong process, and traditional…

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Ego Development

Through a mix of biological givens and environmental influences, we develop adaptive and maladaptive patterns…
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Negative Affect

We experience feeling affects across a spectrum of positive and negative. Some feeling affects calm…
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Availability Bias

Availability bias, a cognitive heuristic, significantly influences decision-making by causing individuals to base judgments on…
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Gestalt Prayer

The Gestalt Prayer was written by Fritz Perls, founder of Gestalt Therapy, in the late…
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Depressive Realism

Depressive realism theorizes that mild or moderate depression is associated with more realistic views of…
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Longitudinal study

Longitudinal studies provide critical insights into various phenomena over time by tracking individuals or groups,…
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Reactive Aggression

Reactive aggression is motivated by an outside threat to a persons physical or mental well being….
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Aristotle’s eudaimonia in contrast to modern pleasure seekers (hedonia) describes happiness as living the good…
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Behavior Activation

Behavior activation theory suggests that only through healthy action we heal debilitating emotional states.
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Memories and Emotions

Our wellness and relationships are strongly dependent upon the interconnecting roles of memories and emotions.
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Biphasic Response

A biphasic response is a two phase reaction to a stimulus. For example, scientists and…
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