Counseling, Psychology

Marijuana-induced Depersonalization

Amal's first experience with weed left him in a bad state. Along with the psychoactive effects, he started to feel...

Education, Psychology, Society

Food Choices and Mental Health

It is easy to go through life prioritizing work. Especially after the COVID lockdowns and the economic fallout, work and...

Society

Hans Billimoria in conversation: Teens, Sex-ed, HIV and Online Behavior.

Hans Bilimoria of Grassrooted Trust in Sri Lanka shared much-needed timely insights on a number of social issues that...

Society

Who is afraid of Feminism?

I was never a fan of feminism. The word itself left an unpleasant taste in my mouth. Why? Because feminism...

Education, Psychology

Toddlers and Tech

Research has found that when parents used more media to regulate or 'deal with' their toddlers' difficult emotions, they also...

Education, Society

Plagiarism: Recognizing and Avoiding Intellectual Dishonesty

What is plagiarism? It is commonly believed or understood that plagiarism means word-for-word copying of texts from one source by another....

Counseling, Education, Psychology

Postpartum Depression

Introduction The birth of a baby and looking after a new-born are physically, emotionally, and psychologically challenging. The postpartum period is...

Counseling, Psychology

Cognitive Behavior Therapy: A Critical Review

Much of the suffering that psychologists try to alleviate can only be addressed by a response from humanity and a...

Education, Society

Preschools: The Importance of Enhancing Sri Lanka’s Early Childhood Education

Sri Lankan Early Childhood Education System The first thousand days of life are a period of rapid physical growth and accelerated...

Counseling, Education

Art Therapy

Life can be messy. Not everything is in its place. Not everything is planned. Life is like art. Art for...

Latest, Society

Here Comes Gen Alpha

"Amma! How many times have I told you, I don't like boys and boys don't like me? So when I...

Book Review, Education

When Perseverance Is Triggering: A Review of “Swipe: The Science Behind Why We Don’t Finish What We Start”

Tracy Maylett and Tim Vandehey It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer. Albert Einstein Of course,...

Journey

Awareness Battling Ignorance

A personal anecdote of a peculiar child with peculiar interests I was always a very inquisitive child, fascinated more by the...

Counseling, Education

Art Therapy

Life can be messy. Not everything is in its place. Not everything is planned. Life is like art. Art for...

Society

Who is Afraid of Feminism?

I was never a fan of feminism. The word itself left an unpleasant taste in my mouth. Why? Because feminism...