Psychology Science Minute

#152 – Risky Buisness

#152 – Risky Buisness

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/152-169-Risky-Behaviors.mp3 Based on research by Helfinstein, Sarah M., Mumford, J.A, and Poldrack, R.A. (2014), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. If your friend jumped off a bridge, would you [...]

#151 – Martital Predictions

#151 – Martital Predictions

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/151-167-Marital-Predictions.mp3 Based on research by Buehlman, Kim T., Gottman, John M., and Katz, L.F. (1992), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. What leads a couple to a successful marriage or [...]

#150 – Interruptions!

#150 – Interruptions!

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/150-166-Interruptions.mp3 Based on research by Foroughi, Cyrus, Werner, N., Nelson, E., and Boehm-Davis, D. (2014), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you have a lot of interruptions when [...]

#149 – An Emotional Brain Injury

#149 – An Emotional Brain Injury

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/149-165-An-Emotional-Injury.mp3 Based on research by Williams, Claire, & Wood, Roger L. (2010), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you know that someone who has experienced a head trauma [...]

#148 – Support Your Family & Friends

#148 – Support Your Family & Friends

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/148-164-Support-Your-Family-Friends.mp3 Based on research by Gable, Shelly L., Gosnell, C., Maisel, N., and Strachman, A. (2012), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you know how to help your family [...]

#147 – Social Network Self-Disclosure

#147 – Social Network Self-Disclosure

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/147-163-Social-Network-Self-Disclosure.mp3 Based on research by Forest, Amanda, & Wood, Joanne. (2012)., written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Do you struggle with making social connections? Can using social networking websites [...]

#146 – Costly Choices

#146 – Costly Choices

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/146-162-Costly-Choices.mp3 Based on research by Chernyak, Nadia., & Tamar Kushnir, T. 2013, written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Can we promote positive social behaviors in preschool children? Psychologists Nadia Chernyak [...]

#145 – Spouse’s Personality Impacts Partner

#145 – Spouse’s Personality Impacts Partner

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/145-161-Spouses-Personality-Impacts-Partner-Copy-21.mp3 Based on research by Solomon, Brittany, & Jackson, Joshua (2014), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS You marry your spouse “for better, for worse” and “for richer, for [...]

#144 – Depression & Heart Attacks

#144 – Depression & Heart Attacks

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/144-160-Depression-heart-Attacks1.mp3 Based on research by Galatzer-Levy, Isaac, & Bonanno, George (2014), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Having a heart attack is scary and recovery can be a daunting process.  [...]

#143 – Bring a Friend Along

#143 – Bring a Friend Along

Please Click here to listen to WFIT Minute: http://blogs.fit.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/143-159-Bring-A-friend-Along1.mp3 Based on research by Boothby, Erica, Clark, Margaret, & Bargh, John (2014), written by Mara Rowcliffe, BS. Did you know that sharing an experience with someone else influences [...]