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Parents and other adults heap the highest praise on those children who are most likely to be hurt by the compliments: children with low self-esteem. ... More>
Teaching Current Directions
C. Nathan DeWall and David G. Myers discuss how our decisions about relationships are more logical than we might think, and examine whether low self-esteem fuels depression.
Aimed at integrating cutting-edge psychological science into the classroom, Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science offers advice and how-to guidance about teaching a particular area of research or topic in […] More>
For people in poverty, remembering better times — such as past success — improves cognitive functioning and increases their willingness to seek help from crucial aid services. ... More>
Search the Internet for “101 Ways to Praise a Child” and you’ll find a poster–actually many variations of a single poster. Some are available to download, or if you want […]... More>
Research shows that people with low self-esteem, who tend not to see their lives as particularly meaningful, might benefit from touch when confronting existential fears. ... More>