Peter Pan syndrome describes an adult who has difficulty growing up, often meaning handling responsibilities, like with commitment, employment, chores and relationships. Here’s how to identify Peter Pan syndrome, as well as his enabling pal, Wendy syndrome.
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Does the Moon Affect Humans?
The moon and its lunar cycles can impact your mental health, mood and sleep — but for different reasons than you may think. A psychologist weighs in on what’s really happening with the moon.
How to Make the End of Summer Better and Safer for Kids
While summer is almost over, the disappointment that stems from canceled activities or not being able to see friends isn’t going away. Learn how to help your child stay safe and cope with the rest of the summer of COVID-19.
How Stress Can Make You Eat More — Or Not At All
Whether it’s a fight with a spouse, a deadline at work, or simply just too much to do — everyone has to deal with stress. If you’re faced with a lot of stress, it can take hold of your eating habits.
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It’s OK to Feel Grief – and Whatever Else You’re Feeling Right Now
A health psychologist offers up tips for navigating the many emotions of a public health crisis.