Dr. Albert Ellis was a practitioner of rational emotive behavior therapy. During his time as a therapist, he identified 12 irrational beliefs that many people have. Continue reading →
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Posted in Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Bias, Cognitive Psychology, Coping, Mental Health
Tagged beliefs, irrational
Why is it that some people hold extreme political or religious attitudes? First, we need to understand the nature of such attitudes. Here are two quotes, which I think, emphasize it:
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Posted in Attitudes, Psychology, Social Psychology
Tagged attitudes, beliefs, extremism, politics, radical, religion, terror
My name is Simon Moesgaard. I’m a psychologist from Denmark.
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