About John M. Grohol, Psy.D.
Dr. John Grohol is the founder & CEO of Psych Central. He is an author, researcher and expert in mental health online, and has been writing about online behavior, mental health and psychology issues -- as well as the intersection of technology and human behavior -- since 1992. Dr. Grohol sits on the editorial board of the journal Computers in Human Behavior and is a founding board member and treasurer of the Society for Participatory Medicine. He writes regularly and extensively on mental health concerns, the intersection of technology and psychology, and advocating for greater acceptance of the importance and value of mental health in today's society. You can learn more about Dr. John Grohol here.
Articles by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.:
Psychotherapy Myths: Therapy Can’t Treat Serious Mental Illness
What’s a Group Home Like? This First-Person Account Will Open Your Eyes
9 Ways to Work Through Your Next Fight About Money
Helicopter Parenting: Encourage Your Child’s Free-Range Freedom Instead
Seroquel, Atypical Antipsychotics for Insomnia, Dementia?
Psych Central Supports National School Walkout #Enough
Introducing A Bipolar, a Schizophrenic, and a Podcast
Who Will Protect the Psychologists & Therapists?
Why So Angry & Irritable? It Might Be Depression
Another School Shooting, Another Week in America
Am I Depressed or Just Lazy?
Super Bowl Babies: More Boy Births 9 Months Later?
Schizophrenia Prevalence: Fear-Mongering, Fake News & the NIMH
What Does Trump’s MoCA Cognitive Test Really Tell Us?
Why You Shouldn’t Give Up on Your New Year’s Resolutions
Assessing a President’s Mental Health
The Surprising Sexuality of (Male) Gamers
Gaming Disorder Now Real? Why You Shouldn’t Get Your Health News from Forbes
Merry Christmas 2017
ADHD is Real (Like All Mental Disorders Are)
Coping with Bipolar Disorder & Depression Around the Holidays
Should You Let Your Doctor Monitor Your Medication Intake?
How to Deal with a Passive Aggressive Person
Woman as Lab Rats: Orgasm in an fMRI Machine
The Psych Central Show Podcast is a WEGO Health Award Winner
Top 25 Psychiatric Medications for 2016
Want to Die? Call 911 & Hold a Closed Multi-Purpose Tool
The Psychology of Conspiracy Theories: Why Do People Believe Them?
Recommendations for Reporting on Mental Health & Mental Illness
Medical Marijuana for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety & Mental Illness: Can It Help?
Mental Health & the Psychology of Surviving a Hurricane
Mindfulness for the Rest of Us
Hurricane Irma: A Chance to Lock up the Homeless in Miami
Feeling Lonely at College
Why I Wouldn’t Take Google’s Depression Test
Psychology Today Promotes Its Own Trump Fake News
TAO Connect: What if a Computer Could Help You with Psychotherapy, Alter Your Habits?
Your Brain is Not a Computer
Why WebMD Should Run Away from Internet Brands/KKR Deal
The Blue Whale Challenge is Real, Sad, & Frightening
Screening Tests Don’t Diagnose People
Secret Documents: Facebook Appears to Put Features, Profit Above Users’ Safety
Is Suicide Contagion Real?
The Psychology of ’13 Reasons Why,’ Suicide & High School Life
Even Facebook Doesn’t Understand Facebook’s Algorithms
Decision Fatigue: Does it Help to Wear the Same Clothes Every Day?
Stop Refusing to Apologize & Embrace Being Sorry
Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, & the Microbiome
Project Semicolon Founder Amy Bleuel Dies at 31
Psychology of Empathy: Why It May Hurt More Than You Know