Dr. Dan Gottlieb

  • October 8, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Neighborhood impacts mental health, well-being, study finds

    Nearly 9 million Americans live in extreme-poverty neighborhoods, places that also tend to be crime-ridden and dangerous. A new study offers new insig...
  • October 1, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottleib

    Researchers compare grief emotions to pinball machine

    You've probably heard of the "stages of grief" which include denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. This model was firs...
  • September 24, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Help others, help yourself?

    A new study published in a special issue of Substance Abuse finds that recovering alcoholics who help others in 12-step programs stay sober longer, an...
  • September 10, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Does wisdom bring life satisfaction?

    A new study finds that the ability to reason wisely is associated with greater life satisfaction, better social relationships, less depressive ruminat...
  • September 3, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Not in the DSM, but definitely a condition: End of summer sadness

    So - what did you NOT do this summer? Didn't get to the beach enough? Not enough time to read all those great summer books we talked about on Ne...
  • August 27, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    I am great, I love my job, and I lost 5 pounds! Are we bragging too much on social media sites?

    "Are we all braggarts now" asked Wall Street columnist Elizabeth Bernstein in a recent column. She adds that we talk too much on social medi...
  • August 20, 2012 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    'Gender-fluid' children - one more thing to be anxious about?

    A recent article in the New York Times Magazine on "gender-fluid children" has gotten a lot of attention. It focuses on kids, especially bo...
  • August 13, 2012

    Midlife can be a tough time for women

    Say "midlife crisis" and images of men driving flashy sports cars and dating much younger women come to mind. But, midlife can also be a to...