Psychology

#145 – Spouse’s Personality Impacts Partner

#145 – Spouse’s Personality Impacts Partner

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Spouse’s Personality Impacts Partner Based on research by Solomon, Brittany, & Jackson, Joshua (2014). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS You marry your spouse “for better, for worse” and [...]

#144 – Depression & Heart Attacks

#144 – Depression & Heart Attacks

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Depression & Heart Attacks Based on research by Galatzer-Levy, Isaac, & Bonanno, George (2014). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS Having a heart attack is scary and recovery can [...]

#143 – Bring a Friend Along

#143 – Bring a Friend Along

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Bring a Friend Along Based on research by Boothby, Erica, Clark, Margaret, & Bargh, John (2014). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS Did you know that sharing an experience [...]

#142 – Professional Clothes and a Smile!

#142 – Professional Clothes and a Smile!

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Professional Clothes and a Smile! Based on research by Lill, M., & Wilkinson, T. (2005). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS First impressions are important, so how can you [...]

A Day in the Life of a new I/O Grad Student

A Day in the Life of a new I/O Grad Student

Beginning grad school was a lot like the transition from high school to college … just without the constant career changes and sense of invincibility. Grad school can be exciting, stressful, confusing, and fun all at [...]

#141 – Posttraumatic Stress and Childhood Cancer

#141 – Posttraumatic Stress and Childhood Cancer

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Posttraumatic Stress and Childhood Cancer Based on research by Kazak, A.E., et al., (2004). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS Have you ever wondered about or experienced the long-term [...]

#140 – Planning Ahead or Looking Back?

#140 – Planning Ahead or Looking Back?

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: Planning Ahead or Looking Back? Based on research by Van Boven, Leaf & Ashworth, Laurence (2007). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS When you were a kid did you [...]

#139 – Letters of Gratitude

#139 – Letters of Gratitude

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: audio mp3=”http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/139-154-letters-of-gratitude.mp3″][/audio Based on research by Toepfer, Stephen M, & Walker, Kathleen, (2009). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS Feelings of being grateful can be powerful, helping us to [...]

#138 – Hoarding & Decision Making

#138 – Hoarding & Decision Making

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: audio mp3=”http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/138-153-Hoarding-Decision-Making.mp3″][/audio Based on research by Tolin, David F. et al (2012). Adapted by Mara Rowcliffe, BS Do you have clutter in your house? Most people do. If [...]

#137 – Good or bad news first?

#137 – Good or bad news first?

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: audio mp3=”http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/137-147-Good-or-Bad-News-First.mp3″][/audio Based on research by Legg, Angela, & Sweeny, K. (2013) Do you want to receive the good news or the bad new s first? Does it [...]