Behavioural psychology

Putting Down Others To Feel Better(The psychology behind it)

This article will look at why someone feels better by putting others down and hence explain the psychology behind it. Furthermore, the article will also shed light on what psychology is and what it means to put someone down and how they do so. The...

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Why Do I Cry When Someone Asks If I’m Okay(3 Reasons)

This article will look at the reasons why someone tears up when they are asked whether they are okay or not! Also, the article will also study an important concept called ‘smiling depression’ in order to help the audience develop a better understanding of the...

Behavioural psychology

Why Do I Cry When I See Kindness(+5 Reasons)

This article will focus on why someone may cry when they see or experience kindness. Also, the article will comment on what kindness is and how it affects people. Why Do I Cry When I See Kindness? Here are some reasons why you cry when...

Behavioural psychology

What happened to Little Albert? (Find out)

In this blog we will answer the question, what happened to little Albert? And reveal the true identity of little Albert and the experiment that was conducted on him. What happened to little Albert? Albert was a 9 month old baby who was experimented upon...

Behavioural psychology

Hostile attribution bias (+7 other types of cognitive biases)

In this article, we talk about cognitive biases. Mainly about the hostile attribution bias, but also about other attribution errors and biases, highlighting their consequences on our social interaction and day to day lives.  What is the hostile attribution bias? The hostile attribution bias or,...

Behavioural psychology

What are the 3 types of aggression?

In this article, we are going to answer the following question: What are the 3 types of aggression? We will explain what is reactive-expression aggression; reactive-inexpressive aggression and proactive-relational aggression. We will also talk about the sources of aggressive behaviour and aggression management.  What are...

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Parallel processing psychology (and a new way to think)

In this article, we are talking about parallel processing in psychology, as well as about parallel thinking and the innovative ideas of Dr Edward de Bono, one of the very few people in history who can be said to have had a major impact on...

Behavioural psychology

Positive Punishment Examples (List)

This blog mentions various examples of positive punishment. Positive punishment is a concept used in B.F. Skinner’s operant conditioning theory. Before we move on to positive punishment examples, let’s dig deeper into the concept of positive punishment. What is Positive Punishment? Positive punishment is an...

Behavioural psychology

Negative reinforcement (A complete guide)

Behavioral psychology is a branch of psychology specializing in shaping behaviors. Negative reinforcement is a concept frequently described in behavioral psychology. Negative reinforcement occurs when something is taken away in response to a person’s behavior, creating an overall favorable outcome. More specifically, a negative or...

Behavioural psychology

Pornography addiction (How to beat it)

Pornography addiction, which is a subset of sex addiction, alludes to a scope of practices that are done in excess and negatively influence one's life. "Pornography addiction" isn't an official finding in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-V (DSM-5). Notwithstanding, a dependence on...

Behavioural psychology

Passive Aggressive behavior (A complete guide)

In this article, we will discuss what passive aggressive behavior is and how to deal with someone who is being passive aggressive toward you.  What is Passive Aggressive behavior?  Passive-aggressive is a term that dates back in World War II, the time when some soldiers...

Behavioural psychology

Learned helplessness (A guide)

In this blog article we will discuss the concept of learned helplessness, what causes it, and how to overcome it.  What is learned helplessness?   Learned helplessness is a phenomenon that occurs when a person consistently and repeatedly experiences pain, suffering, or discomfort in a situation,...