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The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews | The New York Times
It's okay, HR people. As long as you're aware that your entire profession is based solely on lies and false assumptions, you just go right on doing what you're doing.
work  employment  psych  psychology  society 
28 days ago by gominokouhai
Are these dots purple or blue? Your answer might not be as reliable as you think | AAAS
"When threatening faces or unethical research proposals became less common, people started to consider previously benign examples as posing a threat or being unethical."
science  psych  psychology  natureoftruth  millennials  society 
11 weeks ago by gominokouhai
Bad jobs can warp your sense of what’s normal | Slate
On toxic workplaces, and their similarity to any other form of dysfunctional relationship.
work  employment  wellness  mentalhealth  psych  apophany  capitalism  health 
june 2018 by gominokouhai
The Neuroscience Of Drumming: Researchers Discover The Secrets Of Drumming & The Human Brain | TruthTheory
"[Brian] Eno was right: drummers do have different brains from the rest". Well, we knew that much.
music  psych  psychology  wellness  mentalhealth  science 
march 2018 by gominokouhai
5 Reasons to Leave Your Toxic Job Right Now | On Careers | US News
"[I]t's crucial to get out of toxic jobs quickly because staying can warp your norms and do real damage to you professionally".
work  wellness  woo  blog  psych 
october 2017 by gominokouhai
How dropping acid saved my life | Guardian
Interesting piece on microdosing LSD for depression, with added boomer rage.
psych  books  depression  mentalhealth  science  drugs  writing  wellness 
january 2017 by gominokouhai
Rhythm of breathing affects memory and fear | Northwestern Now
"Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered for the first time that the rhythm of breathing creates electrical activity in the human brain that enhances emotional judgments and memory recall." That's nice, but anyone with a passing familiarity with yoga could have told them that.
science  news  psych 
december 2016 by gominokouhai
Relating to the most complex thing in the universe | @psychmag
Neuroscience for dummies. The snippet looks interesting. Curious about the rest of the book.
psych  psychology  books  science 
march 2016 by gominokouhai
Ego death - Wikipedia
Every dark night of the soul has its dawn. Just like every cowboy sings a sad, sad song.
psych  woo  spirituality  jung  mindfulness  incrediblyobscurereference  mentalhealth  wellness 
january 2016 by gominokouhai
Is mindfulness making us ill? | Graun
TL;DR: no (Betteridge's Law of Headlines applies), but caution should be exercised.
mindfulness  psych  woo  mentalhealth  wellness 
january 2016 by gominokouhai
The Dark Knight of the Soul - The Atlantic
All therapies with any power seem to suffer from this to some extent. Mindfulness is no different. Presumably, it just proves it's working.
mindfulness  psych  woo  mentalhealth  wellness 
january 2016 by gominokouhai
Take Back Your Power: Owning & Releasing Trauma and Fear | Tiny Buddha
"[...]the people who hurt me no longer have power over me because I have forgiven them".
psych  mentalhealth  wellness 
december 2015 by gominokouhai
BPS Research Digest: Life is different for people who think in metaphors
"metaphor usage filters how we take in the world, for good and ill"
psych  apophany 
december 2015 by gominokouhai
Wondermark » Archive » #1172; In which a Dog takes a flight
This reminds me a great deal of certain principles of NLP. Particularly the way they are applied by some subcultures.
comic  psych 
november 2015 by gominokouhai

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