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Welcome to our Spotlight on pages. Here you will find articles and interviews of our authors and editors on relevant topics in the fields of psychology, psychiatry, and medicine.

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Diagnosing Depression

All Depressions Are Not Created Equal

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Smartphones as Adult Pacifiers

I often ask my audience how they would feel if they had forgotten their phone at home or in their hotel room in the morning. I tend to get surprising answers!

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PTSD and culture

The editors of the online journal Geschichte der Gegenwart (translates as “History of Present”) Svenja Golterman and Gesine Krüger, both professors of history, in conversation with the psychotherapist and psychiatrist Andreas Maercker.

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Are We Giving Boys a Voice?

As a society, we still have a way to go towards encouraging men and boys to be both self-compassionate and compassionate towards others.

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Interview With Ryan Niemiec

Ryan Niemiec chats with his editor at the European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP) 2018 in Budapest, Hungary

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Dementia FAQ

Many people are confused by terms used to describe cognitive changes in late life. Are dementia and Alzheimer’s essentially the same?

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A Positive Practitioner

An interview With Ryan M. Niemiec

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ADHD

Overdiagnosis of ADHD? A global snapshot of diagnostic validity, prevalence, and concerns

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