While research psychologists are interested in increasing innovative thinking, clinical psychologists sometimes encourage patients to use artistic expression as a way to confront difficult feelings.
Trust is one of those things that sounds simple and easy but it can be an overwhelming hurdle to conquer.
For centuries, scientists have wondered why humans are driven towards kindness. What separates us from other animals? What makes us practice empathy. In a search for answers, scientists were able to come up with a few valid theories...
Here’s a typical thought process dream-chasers may have…
You're sucked into this moment where you walk into this pile of dog feces and you have no clue how you got there, or what the purpose was. Why did this happen?
When you give, you’re actually receiving. The idea of giving has always come from different ideas. “It’s at the expense of myself,” or “someone is taking something from myself.” The idea of giving creates further barriers such as “this person worthy of my help.” There are a ton of things that we create within our own heads that might stop us from helping.
After being in one place for so long, you become used to the routines. You become used to the terrain, the people and pretty much everything. The day’s spontaneity and wonder can be replaced with predictability and calculations. It’s great to be in the groove of things, but it’s important to leave your environment and explore. Leaving your comfort zone is great for your growth and productivity.
After all of the tragedies that transpired in the U.S. recently, I felt that this would be a great topic to discuss. The idea of forgiveness, which is very subjective as is all aspects of life.
Here at #GoodKarms, we like stressing the importance of kindness, living in the moment and appreciating our experience as human beings. To reinforce how important this all is, we are exploring these values with a few blogs that inspire us.
As humans, its within our DNA to be compassionate. It's also in our DNA to survive. We have two elements.
I remember where I was when this day happened. I was in an assembly at school. It was a day that was super eery. We were in an assembly, and the individual speaking wasn't getting the attention he deserved from the crowd. He was trying to capture the attention of high schoolers, and it just wasn't happening.
Around four feet of rain has fallen in the city. Harvey has broken the national record for rain from a single tropical storm. Roadways are now rivers. Thousands have been rescued from flooding homes, and search efforts are still underway. With all these startling facts, I started wondering if there were any fake charities that would try to take advantage of all of this.
In today's day in age-individuals are very focused on the idea of who we are based off physical realm aspects. With the way the world is set up right now-it's not our soul or actions that identify who we are but parameters around us.
It’s time you go out of your way and do something good for the world. We live in chaotic times so keep this list close by as the times get more interesting..
Try small activities whether it's smiling at another genuinely to help uplift there day or even offering the final piece of a shared dish to your friend versus taking it yourself.
We’ve all had that one coworker who hates you no matter what. You can bring in cupcakes to the office and they’ll still grill you like you killed their dog. It’s important to be a good person when facing people like this.
Did you know that there was a science to kindness? Little did you know that helping your neighbors carry the groceries inside was doing something to your brain. The next time you give up your seat to someone on the train, think about how your selflessness is making you a better person. Here are 3 Things That Happen When You Are Kind.
Here are non-profits that are currently making a difference in the world.
41% of its residents live in poverty with contaminated water. This water was linked to Legionnaires disease, which can be deadly. That is the current situation in Flint Michigan.