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.:
My Local Town Facebook Groups are a Hot Mess
Here’s to a New Year & a New Start in 2019
Should You Ditch Your Therapist for an App to Treat Depression?
The Difference Between Narcissism & Narcissistic Personality Disorder
Stigmatizing Narcissists & Narcissism: Are They the Secondhand Smoke of Our Time?
NIMH’s Inaccurate Depiction of Depression Treatments
A Link Between Marijuana Legalization & Car Crashes? Nonsense
There’s a Psychiatrist Crisis in America That Few Are Talking About
Be Careful When Calling Those Addiction Treatment Hotlines
A Tribute to Sandra Dawson
Memories Can Be Distorted – But Not in the Way That You Think
Is Masturbation Bad for You?
#MeToo: The Psychology of Sexual Assault
Taking Care of Your Mental Health at Work
A Course in Mindful Living: The Mindful Living Launchpad
Trans Lifeline Peer Support Helpline for Transgender
Psych Central Has Helped Over 500 Million in Past 23 Years
Rehab Industry Marketing Needs Federal Oversight, Regulation
Laptops & Smartphones May be Hurting Your Ability to Learn in Class
Here’s Why Your’s & Elon Musk’s Lack of Sleep is Bad
Work Begins on Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier (Finally)
Do French Kids Get ADHD? Yes
What We Can Learn From the Stanford Prison ‘Experiment’
Psychologist Dr. Yip Speaks on Border Crisis & Its Impact on Children
Should You Try TMS (rTMS) for Depression?
Might Depression Be Linked to One of These Popular Medications?
Anthony Bourdain Taught Us To Appreciate Our Differences
Kate Spade Worried What People Would Say if They Found Out Her Secret: Depression
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?