what is social psychology

What is Social Psychology?

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Social brain research is the logical investigation of how individuals’ considerations, emotions, and practices are affected by the genuine, envisioned, or suggested nearness of others. The terms contemplations, emotions, and practices incorporate the greater part of the mental factors that are quantifiable in an individual. The reference to envisioned or inferred others recommends that we […]

most addictive drugs

Which Drugs are the Most Addictive?

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Addiction affects millions of people all around the world everyday and even claim lives in a daily basis. This is a raging disease that is way out of control. But fortunately we know how to control this and all sorts of methods and trials are in effect every day to get the world rid of […]

Addiction Transfer: Bypass to Alcoholism

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“Nothing can prepare you for what can happen; both emotionally and physically.” Says Sandy, a gastric bypass patient from Westwood California. Sandy and thousands like her are experiencing what psychologists are calling “addiction transfer” which occurs after gastric bypass surgery when patients are physically unable to over eat. According to psychologist Melodie Moorehead, a leader […]

Having Fun in Recovery

Having Fun in Recovery

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When I first got clean I thought my life was over in some ways. I didn’t see how I was going to be able to have fun without drugs or alcohol. I felt like I was missing out. That couldn’t have been further from the truth. It was true, my life as I knew it […]

Relapse Prevention Tips for Addiction

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  Are you in recovery for an addiction but find yourself frequently relapsing? If you answered, “yes” you’re not alone. Many people have a hard time staying in recovery unless they take preventive measures from relapsing, like going to holistic rehab center. To help understand what often causes someone with an addiction to relapse back […]

Addiction REcovery and Feeling Feelings

Addiction Recovery: Feeling Feelings Again

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For anyone who has gone through or is currently going through early addiction recovery, they can tell you that they all have one thing in common…they began to experience feelings again. Good, bad or other. They had anesthetized themselves for so long that feeling anything at all can be like a new experience for them. […]

7 Reasons to Choose Natural Beauty

7 Reasons to Choose Natural Beauty

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In 2016 Americans spent over $60 billion dollars on makeup and other cosmetics. But was it really worth all of that money we spent? Whether you are watching TV or scrolling through Instagram we are being bombarded with images of people wearing a ton of makeup. At the same time, there are many people who […]

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Why Try Meditation?

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Meditation has become quite popular in the West in the last few decades. This ancient practice has grown to reach many people across different cultures, experiences, and lands. There are reasons that meditation has grown in popularity. It helps with many things! Simply doing a morning meditation to start the day can dramatically change your […]

Meditation and Our Health

Mindfulness Meditation and Our Health

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Whether you’re new to mindfulness meditation or a seasoned veteran, you probably know that mindfulness can be a practice that greatly helps our health. From physical benefits like lowered blood pressure to mental benefits like more concentration, a simple 5 minute meditation practice in the morning can make a dramatic difference in our routine of […]

Detoxing from Drugs

Detoxing the Body from Drugs

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As you probably know, drugs wreak havoc on your body. When you want to detox the body from the drugs you’ve been using, it may be quite uncomfortable or even painful. Benzodiazepine withdrawal could perhaps be the worst drug withdrawal out there, but other drugs like alcohol, opioids, and stimulants all can leave people feeling […]