About John M. Grohol, Psy.D.
Dr. John Grohol is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Psych Central. He is a psychologist, author, researcher, and expert in mental health online, and has been writing about online behavior, mental health and psychology issues since 1995. Dr. Grohol has a Master's degree and doctorate in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Grohol sits on the editorial board of the journal Computers in Human Behavior and is a founding board member of the Society for Participatory Medicine. You can learn more about Dr. John Grohol here.
Articles by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.:
Why People Are Crowding Beaches, Bars & Parties During a Pandemic
The Psychology of Native American Sports Mascots
Psych Central: Reflections & Gratitude After 25 Years
What the Police Could Learn from Psychologists
Beware Websites & Apps Pushing Fake Screening Quiz Results
Black Lives Matter: Supporting Black Americans Against Systemic Racism
Ideas for Reducing Racism
Getting Unstuck: Do You Want to Be the Agent of Change or its Victim?
The Second Wave: Coronavirus & Mental Health
The Coronavirus Outbreak is Overwhelming to People’s Mental Health
Conspiracy Theory Disorder: Understanding Why People Believe
Grief & Loss in the Time of Coronavirus
Is Now a Good Time to Try Telehealth or Online Therapy?
Alone, Together: Why It’s Physical Distancing, Not Social Distancing
Panic Buying: The Psychology of Hoarding Toilet Paper, Beans & Soup
Coronavirus Anxiety: Social Distancing Helps Stop the Spread
Active Shooter Drills at School: How to Do Them Right
The Psychology of Confirmation Bias
4 Guilt-Free Ways of Saying No
Psych Central Live on Your Stage
Coronavirus Anxiety: 4 Ways to Cope with Fear
Feeling Sad After Sex? Postcoital Dysphoria & Symptoms
Why Celebrity Narratives Can Be Dangerous for Your Mental Health
GeneSight Test: No Significant Results? Try a Different Research Measure
9 Pioneers Who Helped Mold the History of Psychology
More Articles by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.:
Vitamins for Depression
The Big Five Personality Traits
Warning Signs of Suicide
Depression Hotline Numbers
Getting a Referral for Psychotherapy
Do I Have ADHD?
Choosing Happiness in Your Life
5 Easy Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions
What is Dissociation & Multiple Personality Disorder?
Starting a New Online Support Group
Suicide Helpline: Suicide Resources
Schizophrenia Basics: Delusions, Hallucinations & Onset
Mental Health Professionals: US Statistics 2011
Symptoms of Hypersexual Disorder (Sex Addiction)
Famous People with ADHD
Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy
Atypical Antipsychotics for Schizophrenia
Atypical Antipsychotics for Bipolar Disorder
Mentalization Based Therapy (MBT)
What is Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy?
Your Psychotherapy Rights, Your Patient Rights
Borna Disease Virus, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder & Depression
Bipolar & Sunshine: Can Weather Trigger a Manic Episode?
Depression & Vitamin D Deficiency
Facts & Statistics on Bullying
Seek Out Help: Amateur Writers? Still The Best!
Self Help Online! How to Start Your Own Support Group
Legalization of Drugs? How to Start a Support Group Online – Part Two
Communications Decency Act Madness
Helping You Help Yourself: And Where to Get Started
Being Suicidal On-line: And Misc Other Stuff
E-mail! Read the FAQ, New Mailing Lists
Be Wary of Strangers Online & Misrepresentation
May is Mental Health Month: American Psychiatric Association Annual Convention Highlights May 11, 1996
Creating a “Big 8” Newsgroup Hell: Corporate Bureaucracy and the Weekly Chats
Synergy Online: RealAudio Saturday Chats & Prodigy
Watch Out! My Intentions Are Clear
Stigmatization of Borderline P.D.: Medicalization of Mental Disorders Online
The Political Season: Not Just Political Convention Season!
Where are All of the Professionals Online? Volunteers Wanted!
Needs of One: In Memory of Jana Marie
A Personal Life Update: I Got a Cat
This and That: Psych Central, NAMI-watch, Information Online, VOTE!, and WBS
Thanksgiving: “Popularity” Ratings & The Book
The Drugging of Our Children: Over-diagnosis Leads to Over-prescription of Ritalin
Self-Help Works: Powerful Resources Available Online
Scientists’ Agendas: The Unspoken Politics Behind the CDC, NEJM, JAMA & Others
Looking Beyond the Label: Why Diagnoses Are and Are Not Important
Privacy Online: If Professionals Abuse the Rules…
Making Online Therapy Safer: A New Credentialing Service is Launched & Tidbits from APA