Developmental Psychology

When Harry Met Hallie Would a rose, by any other name, smell as sweet? It may depend whether your name is Roberta or Louise. Twenty years ago, Belgian psychologist J. M. Nuttin discovered that people especially like the letters that appear in their own names but are generally unaware of More

I am writing this article as an expert on psychology’s effect on family life. No, I am not a research scientist or a journalist. I wasn’t even a psych major. I am writing this as an eye-witness account. That’s right. I am a daughter of a psychologist. Please, hold your More