“Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best? In considering how best to disseminate the many psychotherapeutic techniques to practicing clinicians, the author reviews findings and changes to guidelines on depression treatments. 2) Massachusetts, Other States Ratchet Up Legal Action Against Opioid Manufacturers … More “Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Depression: Which Work Best?” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

“The Cognition Crisis” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) The Cognition Crisis Our lives on this planet have improved in so many amazing ways over the last century. On average, we are now healthier, more affluent and literate, less violent and longer living. Despite these unprecedented positive changes, clear signs exist … More “The Cognition Crisis” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

“How Evil Happens” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads! Lets begin! 1) How Evil Happens Why some people choose to do evil remains a puzzle, but are we starting to understand how this behaviour is triggered? 2) A Historical Perspective on Suicide Walter Benjamin’s suicide is especially interesting as a bridge from the Freudian … More “How Evil Happens” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

“10 Meditations on Succeeding—and Flourishing” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. I hope all of you had a wonderful weekend 🙂 1) 10 Meditations on Succeeding—and Flourishing If we fail to cultivate and exercise virtues such as wisdom, curiosity, intellect, aesthetic sensitivity, compassion, empathy, and generosity, we fail to exemplify human flourishing. 2) Antipsychotic Use More … More “10 Meditations on Succeeding—and Flourishing” AND More on Best 5 Monday Reads

“Does Adderall Make You Smarter?” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads! Lets begin! 1) Does Adderall Make You Smarter? Stimulant medications can help treat ADHD but are increasingly being used more widely to enhance cognitive performance. One new study examines whether this actually works. 2) Babble on Revisited Bingeing on news about the latest White House … More “Does Adderall Make You Smarter?” AND More on Best 5 Friday Reads