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Understanding friendship in our modern times
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How Mental Health Is Like Pulling Weeds

How Mental Health Is Like Pulling Weeds | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Most people are fairly adept at identifying their issues and can acknowledge the potential causes of their problems, but most of us don’t dig deep enough.
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Social media stretching into corporate suites - Cincinnati.com

Social media stretching into corporate suites - Cincinnati.com | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Social media stretching into corporate suites
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Business is about relationships – it always has been and always will be – and technology influences how business relationships are established, maintained and strengthened.
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Agreed.  I've commented on technology, business, leadership, etc. previously. 

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Barbara Lond's curator insight, September 19, 2013 7:19 AM

Agreed.  I've mentioned this aspect in previous 'scoops', ie. technology, business. leaders, etc.  Some organisations must be playing catch-up, or putting their heads in the sand, or not listening.

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» Do ‘Real Housewives’ Make Real Friendships? - World of Psychology

» Do ‘Real Housewives’ Make Real Friendships? - World of Psychology | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
It seems like there is a growing segment of the population who makes a weekly date (or, in some cases, multiple weekly dates, depending on how many versions
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R U friends 4 real?

R U friends 4 real? | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Psychologists are learning more about how teen friendships are changed by social networking and text messaging.
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Social Networks Matter: Friends Increase the Size of Your Brain | The Primate Diaries, Scientific American Blog Network

Social Networks Matter: Friends Increase the Size of Your Brain | The Primate Diaries, Scientific American Blog Network | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
New research confirms that social complexity enriches cognitive growth. Could having more Facebook friends actually make you smarter?



Let's face it, as a species we're obsessed with ...
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How to Get Your Friends to Trust You

How to Get Your Friends to Trust You | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
These steps will show you how to have your friends trust you from the very beginning of a friendship. Developing the bonds of trust early in a friendship can be fast or gradual depending on the experiences each of you bring to the...
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Nicole Budd's comment, February 16, 2012 4:29 PM
My new friend, Jasper Jones says he trusts me. I don't know if I trust him...
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He wants me to keep a secret. He trusts me, so I should right?
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How do you feel about your friends? - Psychology and Mental ...

How do you feel about your friends? - Psychology and Mental ... | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Haven't talked since school was out, and haven't thought about her until now. I don't really care for her at all. It kept things interesting this year though. So many pictures online. I'll just use them all.
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What Exactly Is Positive Psychology?

What Exactly Is Positive Psychology? | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
What exactly is positive psychology? Hear from the leading experts in the field about what positive psychology is to them.
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Psychology Around the Net: March 5, 2016

Psychology Around the Net: March 5, 2016 | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Catch up on Chris Stapleton's mental health message with "Fire Away," how "hopeless romantics" have great relationships, and why Donald Trump can help boost
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Talking Across Time – The Power of Recording Life Stories for Future Generations

Talking Across Time – The Power of Recording Life Stories for Future Generations | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Lisa's 1st session at the Psychology Festival of Learning explores the healing art of the spoken narrative, sharing clips from some of her recent recordings (Lisa Chait talks at the #psychologyfest about her initiative that records Life Stories for...
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» Take Your Friendship to the Next Level — With Honesty - World of Psychology

» Take Your Friendship to the Next Level — With Honesty - World of Psychology | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Recently I had dinner with an old friend, whom I hadn't seen in a long time. Over burgers, we shared updates on our lives. Our conversation began at a surface
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Stand by me: Close friendships appear to counteract genetic vulnerability to depression in girls, but not boys

Stand by me: Close friendships appear to counteract genetic vulnerability to depression in girls, but not boys | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
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Unhappy Relationships: Deciding to Stay or Go

Unhappy Relationships: Deciding to Stay or Go | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
All relationships go through challenging times. recognizing whether your own is going through a period of positive change, or spiralling down stream can help you decide whether to stay or go. (Unhappy relationship?
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How Your Friends Influence Your Weight – Exercise. | How Can You ...

How Your Friends Influence Your Weight – Exercise. | How Can You ... | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
... no proper social support. He Who Roams With Wolves Learns to Howl Research shows that those who are networked with obese people become obese themselves. ...
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Texting overtakes talking in UK

Texting overtakes talking in UK | Psychology of Friendship | Scoop.it
Ofcom reveals how communication habits in the UK are shifting from talking on the phone to digital-based chat.
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