We've all spent time and energy trying to decipher if we have a romantic connection with someone, but figuring out if a potential new friend is into you can be just as tricky. Dr. Tara Wyne, a clinical psychologist at LightHouse Arabia, says the social cues that indicate someone feels a friendship can be just as nuanced.
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Jess Macdonald is spending the festive season away from her home country.
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Dr Nida Hussain, a clinical psychologist at Lighthouse Arabia in Dubai, said that the new recommendation from AAP stemmed from "a lot of media interaction happening now and pressure that everyone should be on it".
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to Aquarius Magazine about how to protect kids from beauty pressure. In a world of unrealistic beauty ideals, the hard job of raising resilient kids starts with looking in the mirror – literally.
Farah Dahabi discusses with the Khaleej Times how grief counselling can often be helpful for sufferers of acute stress disorder.
James and Katrina Wilton make sure that their two daughters Liberty, left, and Capri follow a healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Tara Wyne speaks to Gulf News about nurturing our wellbeing through adequate social support, physical fitness, challenges, accomplishment and meaning.
João Lourenço speaks with Gulf News about how to build a secure paternal bond with your children by creating special moments.
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to The National, UAE about how art can be used as a therapy for mental illnesses, including depression.
Carey Kirk discusses with The National how airlines have to be able to cope with disaster, and be ready to answer questions they hope they will never need to.
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to The National, UAE about how the frequent use of social media can cause harmful jealousy and envy.
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to Arabian Business, about coping with the compulsive behavior and addictions of the digital era
Madeeha Afridi speaks to The National, about helping children with anxious tendencies, including nervousness, irritability and trouble concentrating.
Dr. Sheetal Kini speaks to 7 Days, UAE about the benefits of a 'good divorce' for children and how it can be a positive decision for the family as a whole.
Dr. Tara Wyne speaks to Al Arabiya about the increasing popularity of divorce and how the end of a marriage can be seen as a healthy and positive decision
Dr. Nida Hussain speaks to The National about how to discuss the delicate subject of obesity without causing them distress, both in the short and long term.
Christine Kritzas speaks to The National about her Smart Heart board game that allows young children to constructively express their feelings without fear.
Chronic stress can damage the brain and increase our risk of developing neuropsychiatric disorders, including depression and dementia.
The LightHouse - Center for Wellbeing is proud to announce the launch of their new Resolutions Sessions on Wednesday the 25th of May.
Dr Tara Wyne, a Clinical Director and Psychologist at Lighthouse Arabia, Dubai, gives practical examples on how to include the art of giving in your life.
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to Gulf News about the neurobiology and other factors behind taking selfies in precarious and dangerous situations.
Our counseling psychologist Carey Kirk speaks to Friday Magazine about how our personality may impact how we react to stress.
Carey Kirk comments on how excessive use of technology is affecting the fabric of society.
Dr. Saliha Afridi shares her knowledge as a parenting expert on the importance of nurturing active children.
Dr. Tara Wyne discusses the nature of children and how they can influence adult decisions and behavior.
Madeeha Afridi speaks to The National about warning signs that a child may have an internet addiction.
Dr. Saliha Afridi speaks to Gulf News about the psychological science behind our use of emojis.
Carey Kirk joins a discussion on ADHD. She offers information on causal and contributing factors,
Dr. Afridi and Dr. Wyne discuss the realities of addiction, including addiction to alcohol and sex.