General Psychology

What Eye Color May Reveal About The Brain

Opinions about eye color have varied over time and culture, with light eyes favored among some cultures and dark among others. To demonstrate this, a recent survey done by Impulse Research in ...
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Is It Really Adult ADHD? The Top Signs It Might Be

You know the image of the hyper-active child with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - they’re loud, restless, can’t sit still or control their emotions and this leads to trouble in school and ...
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Does Binge-Watching TV Affect Mental Health?

It may seem harmless, when you’re stuck inside in front of the TV over a long weekend blizzard or after a surgery or bout of the flu – and find yourself binge-watching ...
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The Top 3 Psychological Benefits of Learning a Second Language

Traveling to Europe or an island in the Caribbean this summer or considering a gap year in a foreign country?  If you’re US born, speaking a second language like Spanish or French ...
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The Psychology of Online Dating: More Than Just Long Walks on the Beach

As recently as 10 or 15 years ago, online dating was marginalized in most circles.  But today, with more than 1 in 10 adults using online dating sites according to a study ...
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The Truth About Caffeine and Your Brain

Whether it’s cramming for finals, preparing for that presentation to your new boss, or trying to make up for a month’s worth of missed exercise in one afternoon at the gym – ...
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Emotional Intelligence and Its Effect on Life Achievement

You’ve always been the “mature” one in your circle of friends; maybe you were recognized and praised by a coach or teacher for being considerate, understanding, patient with your peers and calm ...
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Recognizing the Signs of Mental Illness in Adult Friends or Family

Oh it’s just a quirk you think.  “Ed just likes everything neat and clean, he’s just Type A” you tell yourself, or other family members, to brush off a truth that could ...
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Welcome to the Psychology Blog at AllPsych

Welcome to the general psychology blog at AllPsych! We are about all things psychology -- the experiments, the cool studies, research, and basic good ole Psychology 101. If you think about human ...
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