Trauma memories have a way of resurfacing in the mind unexpectedly, causing people to relive certain moments of the traumatic experience. But what if there was a way to disrupt the flashbacks, and all you had to do was play a game?
The framing of mental health and psychology in terms of national security cannot be divorced from the wider discussions on race or the increasing management of mental health services through the state apparatus.
As the world scrambles to make sense of why Russia attacked Ukraine, we take a look at psychological theories that might give an insight into why people act the way they do.
Although we do not often think twice about the accuracy of our memories, the past is quite often falsely remembered. Here’s how:
It has been established by now that we shouldn’t “judge a book by its cover”, but we do it nonetheless. Psychology shows us why, and on what basis we make these decisions.
The human mind is susceptible to committing systematic errors in thought processing. Here are some psychological phenomena you should know about to improve your reasoning.
The pandemic has affected every aspect of our lives. One study suggests it has led to an increase in collectivism, and an overall inclination towards our roots.
Psychological dramas have rapidly become mainstream TV productions among Turkish audiences, as most relish the opportunity of witnessing characters with psychological disorders for the first time.
One of the many negative impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on our health is an alarming uptick in reported eating disorders, especially among children and teenagers. Warning: this article may include triggers.
There could be a lot of reasons for feeling tired, ranging from sleeplessness to persistent depression disorder. Here are some facts on what causes this feeling, and the best ways to confront it.
Is there meaning in coincidence, or are we trying to impart meaning to make sense of our lives?
Dr Badri was a pioneer of modern Islamic approaches to psychology who influenced countless students in the field, through whom his legacy lives on.
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