Automatic decoding of facial movements
March 20, 2014
08:40 How many choices are these?
Oh, but it doesn’t matter. It’s all just soda. That’s just one choice.
Anne Swanson used to fear phone interactions due to Intrusive Thought Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. She would fear she had said something atrocious, even though she hadn’t. However, through exposure response therapy, Anne has learned to manage her anxiety and embrace leaving voicemail messages.
Logging In to the Brain’s Social Network
October 18, 2013
self-control seems like something that is there to help us move our own agenda forward, but a lot of times self-control is really serving to move the group’s agenda forward and serve the group.
So it’s a much more social factor than I think we usually consider.