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May 31, 2019

After the birth of a child, both women and men often experience a period of adjustment called "baby blues". But in some cases, this is a more significant issue known as Postpartum Depression. Postpartum depression can be debilitating for the mom as well as a developmental challenge for the infant. The good news is that...

May 24, 2019

We all believe that healthy self-esteem is important to living happy well-adjusted lives, and it is. However, how many of us can define what self-esteem is or how to increase it? Today of Psych with Mike, Brett and I answer all your self-esteem related questions and give you tips on how to improve yours. We all believe...

May 17, 2019

we all know what it feels like to be rejected by a friend, loved one or coworker. But did you know that rejection has actual physiological effects on your body and brain? Today Brett and I discuss the very real effects of social rejection.


Social Rejection


May 10, 2019

When we go to the doctor most of us never even question whether or not the drugs the doctor prescribes are effective, we just take it for granted. This week Brett and I explore the effectiveness of antidepressants. Below are links to the research we cite in the show.

May 3, 2019

A continuation of our conversation last week on the importance of sex in relationships. Additional notes and links from the show:
Psychology of finding a mate

Get off the couch, go out even by yourself. Talk to people and don’t appear...