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When it comes to resilience, the self-help industry has it all wrong

In a new book, an expert in community resilience argues that our emphasis on individual responsibility is preventing us from making better social policies
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The Trouble with Self-Help

A review of an author’s journey through self-help culture
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Life lessons for Generation ‘Why’

New book teaches Millennials how to be grown-ups
When your boss is almost a psychopath

When your boss is almost a psychopath

Or your doctor wants to have sex or your caregiver weasels her way into your will...
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Celebrities are just like us—insecure

Two therapists to the stars let us in on their five tools for making real change
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How to get anyone to do anything fast

Say, for instance, you want to get your wife to let you skip dinner with her family...
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Practical advice for young Aspergians

That totally ‘efficient’ way you have of eating soup? Other people find it rude.
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The unbreakable rules for family dinners

Comedian Larry David’s ex-wife shares what she’s learned about eating together
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No Dummies here

How the ‘For Dummies’ book empire is branching out and thriving in the age of Wikipedia and blogs
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A tip from ‘The Happiness Project’

All sorts of people are finding that singing, alone or in a group, can be life-changing