Psychological Facts About Human Behaviour

Psychological facts about human behaviour

Whether you’re a psychologist or are just interested in understanding some of the human behaviours, you’re going to find a lot of interesting. However, the point of this article is not to provide the reader with insights into human behaviour but rather to make them a little more aware and prepared when they find themselves … Read more

The Regression in Psychology – What It Is, Why It Happens, and How to Deal With it.

regression in psycholgoy

There’s been a lot of talks lately about regression in psychology, so we thought it might be time to break down what it is and why it happens. Psychological regression is a phenomenon that was first observed by Sigmund Freud, who noticed that people with complex mental disorders had a tendency to behave younger than … Read more

How Environmental Factors Influencing Personality

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Personality is not solely determined by genetic characteristics. Heredity provides only the blueprint in terms of chromosomes and genes. However, the ability to operate on that gene is largely dependent on the presence of a suitable environment. For example, a person may have mathematical ability but this ability cannot be refined unless that person is provided … Read more

Dimensions of Personality

Let me ask you a question. How many people have you met since you were a child? Thousands would be a reasonable answer. Another question is how many of these folks have personality traits in common? In terms of personality, a realistic answer is that none of them was comparable or identical. They may have … Read more

Definitions Of Personality

According to Allport (1961) personality is the “dynamic organisation within the individual of those psycho-physical systems that determine his unique adjustment to his environment”. It suggests that a person’s personality “resides” within him or her and that these systems are intertwined into an organisation.Personality is dynamic rather than static, and the organisational pattern affects the … Read more