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Psyche Space 11-10-2018

Fathers are not inferior versions of mothers

What role do fathers play in upbringing of their children? Fathers do not have to be second-class caretakers, who are “called upon to serve” only when mothers or grandmothers are...

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Psyche Space 28-09-2018

Support Network

We all need other people and we need to have meaningful relationships with others. Research shows that children, who do not have any contact with other people die. Social isolation...

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Psyche Space 14-09-2018

How a man loves a woman

Are men supposed to love blindly and fall head over heels in love with women? Should they provide closeness and support or should they dominate in the relationship? Do women...

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Psyche Space 29-08-2018

Teachers and students perform on the same stage

Fondness or dislike, respect or a sense of injustice – schools, like theatres, are places where spectacles are performed daily. Teachers and students play assigned roles. The problem is that...

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Psyche Space 17-08-2018

21 steps to overcome procrastination

Procrastination - we all are guilty of this vice. Missed deadlines are only some of the consequences of putting things off. Procrastination also influences the quality of work. To be...

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Psyche Space 02-08-2018

The cult of health

Undoubtedly, life in highly developed countries provides many benefits and conveniences. However, the things that make our lives easier and more comfortable in many areas, often lead to serious health...

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Psyche Space 31-07-2018

Impact of behavior change interventions in real world settings

Health psychology is concerned with understanding how psychological, behavioral, and cultural factors contribute to physical health and illness. Health psychologists aim to increase both the quality of life and the...

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Psyche Space 31-07-2018

Community Development Model

Building sustainable and well-functioning communities is one of the primary keys to the development of the modern society. Community development seeks to empower individuals and groups of people by providing...

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Psyche Space 20-07-2018

Under a barrage of opinions

From the moment you are born, you are surrounded by voices expressing opinions and points of view. Some of these opinions are helpful, they warn you about potential dangers, while...

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Psyche Space 13-07-2018

On perfectionism

There is nothing wrong with setting high standards, but the standards become a problem when they are not attainable. What is perfectionism? Is it helpful or harmful in life? Is...

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Psyche Space 06-07-2018

Success is not perfect

Nowadays, success is the key to a fulfilled life. Although people are not able to define exactly what kind of success they have in mind, they believe that achieving success...

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Psyche Space 22-06-2018

Stress begins in your mind

Too often people tend to interpret ambiguous situations as threats. They try to be vigilant and prepared in advance. How many people swear by the rule that it is better...

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Psyche Space 08-06-2018

Hope for a new life

In Poland, only 19 percent of couples who experience infertility seeks medical help. The majority does not undertake any steps, which would bring them closer to the desired pregnancy. They...

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Psyche Space 25-05-2018

Mindfulness. How to Be Present Here and Now.

Mindfulness is the latest fad in the sphere of personal development. As every trend, it becomes a subject to marketing, trivialization and mythologizing. But skillfully applied practice of mindfulness helps...

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Psyche Space 10-05-2018

Healthy Egoism

Healthy egoism helps you to become self-aware and in this process become authentic. Being authentic means accepting your own weaknesses and sensitivities. Perhaps the main thing in the process of...

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Psyche Space 27-04-2018

Laughter Through Tears

Human emotions are an ecosystem. To stay healthy you need emotional diversity. In other words, you need an authentic life that is rich in various emotions. The ability to experience...

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Psyche Space 18-04-2018

Applications to SWPS University Psychology Programs Now Open!

Learning theories try to understand how the learning process works. Psychology of learning is a discipline of science that studies how the process of learning impacts human behavior. At SWPS...

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Psyche Space 13-04-2018

10 Steps to Becoming an Everyday Hero

An everyday hero is a person who is ready to help others in need and who defends moral principles regardless of the potential cost or danger. Why is it difficult...

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Psyche Space 30-03-2018

Positive Psychological Capital

What makes a good, satisfying, and happy life? This is one of the key questions that everyone ponders. In what parts is the good life a result of external factors...

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Psyche Space 16-03-2018

Fear - Friend or Foe?

Fear is a useful mechanism. It allows you to endure and, although it seems counterintuitive, it ensures that you stay safe. Fear underlines instinctive safety mechanisms, such as hitting the...

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Psyche Space 02-03-2018

What Can One Click Reveal About You?

Every webpage you visit, your online purchases, the songs you listen to on the internet, pages you follow on Facebook or any likes you leave under posts on social media...

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Popular Science Blog 16-11-2017

Know Your Rights: Illegal Job Interview Questions

A job interview is a stressful situation. Even a well-prepared candidate may be surprised with an unexpected question. Should you answer all questions during a job interview? What should you...

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Popular Science Blog 10-11-2017

New Technologies and Protection of Personal Information

The existing laws and regulations are not aligned with the current development of new technologies, which generate gaps in personal information protection systems, with an ever accelerating speed. Businesses face...

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Popular Science Blog 10-08-2017

Summer Vacation, Your Pets and Animal Rights

When the weather gets warmer and temperatures rise, leaving your pet in the car, even for a few minutes, may result in tragic consequences. Unfortunately during the summer, the number...

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Popular Science Blog 07-08-2017

Internet Generation and Phenomenon of Entrepreneurship

The development of technology has always been one of the key factors of entrepreneurship growth, but who are the modern day entrepreneurs and how they succeed? Magdalena Kubów, management and...

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Popular Science Blog 26-02-2017

Oscars as Element of American Mythology

Nowadays, the annual Oscar Gala has become a global celebration of cinema. It is an event full of glitz and glamour attended by artists and celebrities from around the world...

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Popular Science Blog 14-12-2016

Quo Vadis Pakistan? Radical Islam and Religious Minorities

In Pakistan, torn by internal conflicts, radical Islamic groups are growing in strength. They often use the so called “blasphemy laws” as the justification for brutal attacks on their victims...

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Popular Science Blog 18-11-2016

Artificial Intelligence in Recruitment and Career Planning

In today’s economy, companies that know how to attract and keep well qualified employees are the most successful. The task of finding the best talent with great potential is a...

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