Doing the Ethical Thing May Be Right, but It Isn’t Automatic

November 19th, 2011 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

By ALINA TUGEND   NYT Published: November 18, 2011 Research shows that, in spite of what they would like to think about themselves, most people do not act ethically when put on the spot. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/19/your-money/why-doing-the-ethical-thing-isnt-automatic.html

Bystander Psychology: Why Some Witnesses to Crime Do Nothing

November 13th, 2011 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Time Healthline By MAIA SZALAVITZ   Friday, November 11, 2011 Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2011/11/11/bystander-psychology-why-some-witnesses-to-crime-do-nothing/#ixzz1dbPAaXwd

What to Do About Declining Student Empathy

August 3rd, 2011 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

By Paul Anderson and Sara Konrath The Chronicle of Higher Education August 3, 2011 The troubling conclusion of a recent study by a team of social psychologists (including one of us, Sara Konrath) is that American college students have been scoring lower and lower on a standardized empathy test over the past three decades. http://chronicle.com/article/Why-Should-We-Care-What/128420/?sid=pm&utm_source=pm&utm_medium=en

My son, the pink boy – Real Families

February 22nd, 2011 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

by  Sarah Hoffman   SALON  Monday Feb  21, 2011 21:01 ET Moms ask if my “feminine” son is gay. Strangers tell me I’m being too permissive. Here’s what they don’t understand http://www.salon.com/life/feature/2011/02/21/son_looks_great_in_dress/index.html

“It Gets Better” by Lisa from Berkeley

November 12th, 2010 by drlinsf in Lins Bits, Uncategorized

Why Sisterly Chats Make People Happier

October 30th, 2010 by drlinsf in Lins Bits, Uncategorized

By DEBORAH TANNEN Published: October 25, 2010 NYT The key to why having sisters makes people happier — men as well as women — may lie not in the kind of talk they exchange but in the fact of talk. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/26/health/26essay.html

Transgender Woman Sues L.P.G.A. Over Policy

October 13th, 2010 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

By KATIE THOMAS    Published: October 12, 2010  NYT A transgender woman filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against the L.P.G.A., arguing that its requirement that competitors be “female at birth” violates California civil rights law. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/13/sports/golf/13lawsuit.html

Freud coming into fashion in China

October 11th, 2010 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

By William Wan Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, October 11, 2010; 1:07 AM For the past two years, a small army of therapists in the United States has been getting up at ungodly hours and staying up late into the night to teach the fundamentals of Freud to counterparts on the other side of the world. […]

Intel Study Reveals Telehealth Will Dramatically Transform Health Care

September 2nd, 2010 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

May 18, 2010 11:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time SAN ANTONIO–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–AMERICAN TELEMEDICINE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING – Health care delivery in the United States will undergo dramatic changes over the next 10 years through the adoption of telehealth, according to a national survey of health care and information technology professionals sponsored by Intel Corporation. http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20100518005407/en

Don’t Write Off Men Just Yet

July 23rd, 2010 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF NYT Published: July 21, 2010 Are the gains made by women putting the sexes on an equal footing? http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/22/opinion/22kristof.html

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