Psychology

DEPRESSION

DEPRESSION

“Depression is, in part, grief for your own life not turning out how it should; grief for your own needs not being met.”– Johann Hari What is depression? It can be defined as a mental disorder that negatively affects the thoughts and behavior of a person. It can lead to…

KINESICS THE STUDY OF BODY LANGUAGE2

KINESICS: THE STUDY OF BODY LANGUAGE

Kinesic communication is the technical term for body language, i.e., communicating by body movement. We call the study of kinesic communication kinesics. Kinesic communication is a non-verbal form of communication. However, it is not the only non-verbal way of communicating with other people. Non-verbal communication is one of the processes…

SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING

SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING: STRATEGIES TO INCORPORATE

Knowledge Based Economy: Economic Boom Introduction- India has the potential to become a leading knowledge-based economy with its youth population and growing information technology, Manila based funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a report. In the late 2000s, India’s growth reached 7.5%, which will double the average income…

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE: COMPONENT OF MODERN EDUCATION?

  “All learning has an emotional base.” – Plato Emotional intelligence has been defined, by Peter Salovey and John Mayer, as “the ability to monitor one’s own and other people’s emotions, to discriminate between different emotions and label them appropriately, and to use emotional information to guide thinking and behavior”. It addresses two aspects of our psyche. First,…

YOUTH AND EMOTIONS

YOUTH AND EMOTIONS

“Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” ― Franz Kafka What are you feeling, right now, as you start to read this? Are you curious? Hopeful that you’ll learn something about yourself? Bored? Perhaps you’re…