The Science of Psychotherapy September 2021

Can we stay connected during these periods of covid-19 isolation? Carol spent this morning taking very special care of me. It began when a bagful of cumquats was left at her doorstep by a friend. She decided to make me some of her signature marmalade. I don’t...

Expecting pain? That could really make it hurt worse

-AMAZONPOLLY-ONLYWORDS-START-  How much we think something will hurt can affect how much pain we feel. -AMAZONPOLLY-ONLYWORDS-END- Here’s a good reason not to dwell on how much that flu shot is going to hurt. If you think it’s going to be really...