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Failure to Launch Syndrome

Call it failure to launch or Peter Pan syndrome, it’s the phenomenon of adult children not making the transition to adulthood. The Savvy Psychologist explores why Peter Pans stay on the launchpad...

May 18, 2019 — Savvy Psychologist Ellen Hendriksen

5 Surprising Causes of Burnout

Are you stuck in a job so demoralizing or stressful, you look at Sisyphus and think, “That doesn’t look so bad.” The Savvy Psychologist explains 5 surprising causes of burnout...

May 4, 2019 — Savvy Psychologist Ellen Hendriksen

Computers Turn an Ear on New York City

NYU’s “Sounds of New York City” project listens to the city—and then, with the help of citizen scientists, teaches machines to decode the soundscape. Jim Daley reports. ...

April 10, 2019 — Jim Daley

How to Disclose a Mental Health Issue

Should you tell your best friend? Your date? Your impatient boss? This week, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen walks you through this tough decision

April 10, 2019 — Savvy Psychologist Ellen Hendriksen
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