Psychology Today

Snake handlers are following verses that were not in the original version of the Gospel of Mark. Scholars reason that Jesus’ post-resurrection appearances were added in Mark 16: 9-20 because second-century scribes were uncomfortable with the Gospel ending without them. But I say that kind of discomfort is good for faith because it introduces an element of the absurd.

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A key insight of a group of psychoanalytic pioneers in the 1930s - early 1950s has been ignored in the decades since then. Yet that insight is highly relevant to helping the kinds of emotional conflicts people experience in today's world, and it's worth reclaiming.

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An account of the various causes of violence and its tangential relationship to psychotic disorders. How to handle and treat violent individuals.

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In our over scheduled world, families often look forward to vacation as a blissful panacea to the stresses of everyday life. With hopes high, disappointments can be higher. Here are some suggestions for parents to consider before next family vacation adventure.

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How does distress go undetected by some when it seems to others to be blatantly screaming for attention?

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