Attitudes Towards Aging

Having a positive attitude about aging makes older adults more resilient when faced with stressful situations – according to a new study. In their weekly conversation, WHYY’s behavioral health reporter Maiken Scott and psychologist Dan Gottlieb discuss the findings. Image: daveynin [Read more...]


The Stresses of Medical School

Going to medical school is stressful – that’s not surprising But new research finds that the demands, cost, and competitive nature may be taking a higher toll on students [Read more...]


Managing Holiday Stress

We are just two weeks shy of our annual dosage of holiday stress.  Just the thought of it may make our pulses race, give us feelings of anxiety and make us short tempered. For so many the holidays are a season filled with expectations.   Expectations not only of ourselves but of our family and […]

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