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Will Joel Friedman, Ph.D. Psychologist (1950-2013)
California License No. PSY 10092
 
Specializing in Presence-Centered Therapy
balancing mind and heart, body and spirit
 


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Weblogs on Mindfulness and Psychological Health

Mentalhelp.net now carries a regular blog / article by Will Joel Friedman, Ph.D. along with an archive of all his blogs/ articles.
mentalhelp.net/poc/view_index.php?idx=119&w=414

Here are the latest posts from Dr. Friedman's MentalHelp.net weblog:


Psyblog | Weblogs

PSYBLOG: A very informative and entertaining British website presents major research findings in the field of psychology, including Social Psychology, relationships, happiness, money, cognition, weird psychology, and more
spring.org.uk

Explore PSYBLOG: Themes in Psychology:
spring.org.uk/themes-in-psychology

10 Brilliant Social Psychology Studies: Why We Do Dumb or Irrational Things:
spring.org.uk/2007/11/10-piercing-insights-into-human-nature.php

  1. The Halo Effect: When Your Own Mind is a Mystery
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/halo-effect-when-your-own-mind-is.php
     
  2. How and Why We Lie to Ourselves: Cognitive Dissonance
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/how-and-why-we-lie-to-ourselves.php
     
  3. War, Peace and the Role of Power in Sherif's Robber's Cave Experiment
    spring.org.uk/2007/09/war-peace-and-role-of-power-in-sherifs.php
     
  4. Our Dark Hearts: The Stanford Prison Experiment
    spring.org.uk/2007/09/our-dark-hearts-stanford-prison.php
     
  5. Just Following Orders? Stanley Milgram's Obedience Experiment
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/stanley-milgram-obedience-to-authority.php
     
  6. Why We All Stink as Intuitive Psychologists: The False Consensus Bias
    spring.org.uk/2007/11/why-we-all-stink-as-intuitive.php
     
  7. Why Groups and Prejudices Form So Easily: Social Identity Theory
    spring.org.uk/2007/11/why-groups-and-prejudices-form-so.php
     
  8. How to Avoid a Bad Bargain: Don't Threaten
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/how-to-avoid-bad-bargain-dont-threaten.php
     
  9. Why We Don't Help Others: Bystander Apathy
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/how-to-avoid-bad-bargain-dont-threaten.php
     
  10. I Can't Believe My Eyes: Conforming to the Norm
    spring.org.uk/2007/11/i-cant-believe-my-eyes-conforming-to.php

10 More Brilliant Social Psychology Studies: Why Smart People Do Dumb or Irrational Things
spring.org.uk/2010/01/10-more-brilliant-social-psychology-studies.php

  1. Why You Can't Help Believing Everything You Read
    spring.org.uk/2009/09/why-you-cant-help-believing-everything-you-read.php
     
  2. The Truth About Self-Deception
    spring.org.uk/2009/10/the-truth-about-self-deception.php
     
  3. How Rewards Can Backfire and Reduce Motivation
    spring.org.uk/2009/10/how-rewards-can-backfire-and-reduce-motivation.php
     
  4. Why Groups Fail to Share Information Effectively
    spring.org.uk/2009/08/why-groups-fail-to-share-information-effectively.php
     
  5. Why Thought Suppression is Counter-Productive
    spring.org.uk/2009/05/why-thought-suppression-is-counter-productive.php
     
  6. The Chameleon Effect
    spring.org.uk/2009/11/the-chameleon-effect.php
     
  7. How Other People's Unspoken Expectations Control Us
    spring.org.uk/2009/12/how-other-peoples-expectations-control-us~
     
  8. When Situations Not Personality Dictate Our Behavior
    spring.org.uk...when-situations-not-personality-dictate...behaviour~
     
  9. Finding the Surprising Gaps in Your Self-Knowledge
    spring.org.uk/2010...shocking-voids-in-your-self-knowledge~
     
  10. Stereotypes: Why We Act Without Thinking
    spring.org.uk/2010/01/stereotypes-why-we-act-without-thinking~

Top 10 Psychology Studies:
spring.org.uk/2007/02/top-ten-psychology-studies.php

  1. What Are Babies Watching?
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/what-are-babies-watching.php
     
  2. The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/magical-number-seven-plus-or-minus-two.php
     
  3. Revolutionary Treatment of Depression
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/revolutionary-treatment-of-depression.php
     
  4. Euphoria Induced by Experimental Trickery
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/euphoria-induced-by-experimental.php
     
  5. Even 24,576 Measurements Couldn't Prove Plants Have Souls
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/even-24576-measurements-couldnt-prove.php
     
  6. Stanley Milgram: Obedience to Authority or Just Conformity?
    spring.org.uk/2007/02/stanley-milgram-obedience-to-authority.php
     
  7. Memory Manipulated After the Event
    spring.org.uk/2007/03/memories-manipulated-after-event.php
     
  8. Personality or Situation? The Psychology of Individual Differences
    spring.org.uk/2007/03/personality-or-situation-psychology-of.php
     
  9. Nobel Prize-Winning Research on Risky Decision Making
    spring.org.uk/2007/03/nobel-prize-winning-research-on-risky.php
     
  10. Sigmund Freud and Unconscious Mental Processes
    spring.org.uk/2007/03/sigmund-freud-and-unconscious-mental.php

Ten Mind-Myths: Do Any of These Catch You Out?
spring.org.uk/2008/04/10-mind-myths-do-any-of-these-catch-you.php

  1. Seriously, Would You Admit to Only Using 10% of Your Brain?
    spring.org.uk/2008/02/seriously-would-you-admit-to-only-using.php
     
  2. Blind People's Other Senses Not More Acute
    spring.org.uk/2008/02/blind-peoples-other-senses-not-more.php
     
  3. Why Psychology is Not Just Common Sense
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/why-psychology-is-not-just-common-sense.php
     
  4. The Attitude-Behavior Gap: Why We Say One Thing But Do the Opposite
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/attitude-behaviour-gap-why-we-say-one.php
     
  5. Newborns Don't Bond Immediately with their Mothers
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/newborns-dont-bond-immediately-with.php
     
  6. 50% of College Students Think We See LIke Superman, Despite Perception Course
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/50-of-college-students-think-we-see.php
     
  7. Two Brains for the Price of One?
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/two-brains-for-price-of-one.php
     
  8. Graphology: Connections Between Handwriting and Personality are Illusory
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/graphology-connections-between.php
     
  9. The Mind Cannot Beat Cancer
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/mind-cannot-beat-cancer.php
     
  10. Is a Bigger Brain Really Better?
    spring.org.uk/2008/03/is-bigger-brain-really-better.php

10 Weird Psychology Studies
spring.org.uk/2007/12/10-weird-psychology-studies-vote-now.php

  1. Don't Stand So Close to Me
    spring.org.uk/2007/06/dont-stand-so-close-to-me.php
     
  2. Empathy Causes Facial Similarity Between Couples to Increase Over Time
    spring.org.uk/2007/07/facial-similarity-between-couples.php
     
  3. Neuroscientist Studies His Own Stroke
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/neuroscientist-studies-his-own-stroke.php
     
  4. Superstitious Pigeon-Guided Missles
    spring.org.uk/2007/06/pigeon-guided-missiles-superstitious.php
     
  5. A Psychic Dog?
    spring.org.uk/2007/11/psychic-dog.php
     
  6. Are We Programmed to Laugh When Tickled?
    spring.org.uk/2007/11/are-we-programmed-to-laugh-when-tickled.php
     
  7. Invasion From Mars: The Anatomy of Panic
    spring.org.uk/2007/10/invasion-from-mars-anatomy-of-panic.php
     
  8. Does Semen Have Antidepressant Properties?
    spring.org.uk/2007/08/does-semen-have-antidepressant.php
     
  9. Stop Staring at Me!
    spring.org.uk/2007/06/stop-staring-at-me.php
     
  10. Human-Dog Psychology
    spring.org.uk/2007/08/human-dog-psychology-5-weird-studies.php

Everyday Psychology: How the Mind Reveals Itself in Everyday Activities—13 study links
spring.org.uk/2008/09/how-mind-reveals-itself-in-everyday.php

Hidden Workings of the Mind: 6 study links
spring.org.uk/2008/01/what-everyone-should-know-about-their.php

Journey Through the Psychology of Emotions: 13 study links
spring.org.uk/2006/11/journey-through-psychology-of-emotions.php

The Psychology of Money: 10 study links
spring.org.uk/2008/04/psychology-of-money.php

Consumer Psychology: 13 study links
spring.org.uk/2009/06/consumer-psychology.php

Essentials of Group Psychology: 17 study links
spring.org.uk/2009/09/how-groups-form-conform-then-warp-our-decision-making-productivity-and-creativity.php

The Psychology of Attention: 7 study links
spring.org.uk/2009/05/attention-how-it-works-how-it-fails-and-how-to-improve-it.php

Seven Sins of Memory: Complete Guide: 9 study links
spring.org.uk/2008/02/7-sins-of-memory-complete-guide.php

Nonverbal Behavior: 12 study links
spring.org.uk/2007/05/nonverbal-behaviour.php

The Psychology of Persuasion: 18 study links
spring.org.uk/2011/01/the-psychology-of-persuasion.php

The Online Society: 50 Internet Psychology Studies
spring.org.uk/2010/10/internet-psychology.php

The New Science of Happiness: 16 study links
spring.org.uk/2008/01/avoid-sham-advice-on-living-good-life.php

Practicing Gratitude: 4 study links
spring.org.uk/practicing-gratitude

The Psychology of Relationships: 19 study links
spring.org.uk/2007/02/psychology-of-relationships.php

40 Superb Psychology Blogs
spring.org.uk/2009/07/40-superb-psychology-blogs.php


Psyblogs  | Weblogs

Psychological Weblogs

Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D.'s Weblog: A twice-weekly blog addressing mindfulness, stress-reduction, psychotherapy and psychological health
mentalhelp.net/poc/view_index.php?idx=119andw=10andd=0andr=1

Jonathan Kaplan, Ph.D.'s Weblog: Urban Mindfulness—Finding peace in the middle of it all: A Psychology Today blog applying mindfulness in everyday urban/suburban life
blogs.psychologytoday.com/blog/urban-mindfulness

Simone Hoermann, Ph.D.'s Weblog: She describes her online column as "A blog about the personality disorders (borderline, narcissistic, etc.) with a focus on research and therapy." It appears approximately every week or two. Dr. Hoermann is a psychologist in private practice in New York City and specializes in providing psychotherapy for personality disorders, anxiety, and depression. She is a faculty member of Columbia University and facilitates psychotherapy and training skills groups.
mentalhelp.net/poc/view_index.php?idx=119&w=11

Allan Schwartz, Ph.D.'s Weblog: A twice-weekly blog addressing a wide range of topics in the field of psychology
mentalhelp.net/poc/view_index.php?idx=119andw=5andd=0andr=1

Mindfulness, Health Consciousness, Parenting & Spirituality Weblogs

My Mindfulness Blog: A blog that features videos and commentary on mindfulness, related blogs, podcasts and websites
mymindfulnessblog.wordpress.com

9 Top health blogs to follow for Health Consciousness: These blogs range from those that focus on new medications and treatments that are available to the public to those that concentrate on how to stay healthy using home testing products.
testcountry.org/9-top-health-blogs-to-follow-for-health-consciousness~

Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives Blog: This is the American Psychiatric Association's online resource about many common psychological health concerns
healthyminds.org/Home-Page-Feature-4/Healthy-Minds-Blog_1.aspx

Half Full—The Greater Good Blog: This blog is published by Greater Good magazine and the Greater Good Science Center sponsored by the University of California, Berkeley is devoted to parents and the "science for raising happy kids." It offers quick, practical and fun tips on parenting.
greatergood.berkeley.edu/tools.php
greatergood.berkeley.edu/half_full
greatergood.berkeley.edu/tools-archives.html

Blog—The Course In Miracles:
thecourseinmiracles.com/blog/index.php

Monthly Psychological Newsletters, News & Commentary Weblogs

Free Monthly Newsletters plus: Linda Graham, MFT in San Francisco, Resources for Recovering Resilience: This wonderful newsletter began in January 2008 and addresses relational psychology, contemplative Buddhist practice, and the modern neuroscience that validates tools and practices of both. Each issue is highlighted by sections titled reflections, poetry and quotes to inspire, stories to learn from, exercises to practice, along with books and websites. She has also compiles a page of weekly quotes for each year, downloadable published articles, and downloadable scripts of Dharma talks at Spirit Rock Meditation Center or elsewhere. A content-rich website and lovely contribution!
lindagraham-mft.com/newsletters-and-quotes/newsletters/
lindagraham-mft.com/newsletters-and-quotes/quotes/
lindagraham-mft.com/resources/published-articles/
lindagraham-mft.com/resources/dharma-talks/
lindagraham-mft.com/

A Mental Health Reader: A weblog presenting mental health news and commentary
mentalhelp.net/poc/view_index.php?idx=119andw=6andd=0andr=1
 


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