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Hulk Syndrome: Bruce Banner’s Nightmare

Not a lot of people know about Hulk Syndrome. It’s characterized by sudden explosions of anger. These explosions often turn into violent behavior. The medical name for it is syndrome of Amok. However, people associate it with the green monster Hulk.

The Three Masks of Pathological Narcissism

The masks of pathological narcissism are manipulation mechanisms that narcissists use to hide their intentions as well as their true condition. They don’t want others to see them as conceited or arrogant. That is why they hide behind these mechanisms. Sometimes it…

10 Beautiful Quotes Against Violence

It’s always nice to have a good selection of quotes against violence because it causes a lot of damage. It has existed since the very beginning of time. In fact, the world has never lived a single day of peace.

7 Great Quotes from Seneca

Maybe you’re familiar with the Roman philosopher Seneca, or maybe this is the first time you’ve heard his name. Whatever the case, you’ll enjoy our article about Seneca’s quotes, which have survived time because they are true pearls of wisdom. It…

Irritable People: Anger as a Form of Communication

Irritable people are addicted to constant anger. Hitting the table, slamming doors, shouting, and even throwing tantrums… These people don’t know how to communicate without raising their voices, lose it quickly, and can’t be contradicted. However, behind this difficult behavior…

7 Signs That You’re a Self-Destructive Person

In theory, we all look for happiness and act following in its footsteps. In practice, many human beings don’t follow this schematic. Quite on the contrary. Without knowing why, they doing things that harm themselves. We’re talking about a self-destructive person.…

Positive Statements About Anger

It’s important to always have some positive statements about anger on hand to remind us of all the damage this emotion can cause. This doesn’t mean we should never get angry, because that’s impossible. However, it is possible to not let…

Children Need Emotional Expression to Grow

“Don’t cry,” “Big kids are tough,” or “You have to be brave” are very common expressions adults use to comfort upset kids. It may seem like they work with some kids, at least in the short term. In the long…

The Challenge of Learning How to Be Angry

We all know how to identify times we were annoyed or acted bitterly and vindictively. But do any of us know how to spot situations that make us angry? Is there any way to learn how to be angry and show it…

Traits and Functions of the 6 Basic Emotions

We have an old habit, inherited from philosophy, of dealing with reason and emotions as if the emotions could alter reasoning. We believe that emotion is hedonistic, transcendental, and irrational. That belief leads us another belief: that emotions don’t serve…

A Bad Mood Can Turn Against You

We usually have complaints about the way other people treat us. According to the psychologist Elisa Múgica, this type of behavior is due to the action of mirror neurons which cause a bad mood. This type of neuron encourages us…