Psychology behind leap year birthdays

Psychology behind leap year birthdays   This year is not a leap year! But as February ends it begs the question; when do those who have birthdays on February 29 celebrate their birthdays in a non-leap year? Also how often do leap years occur? “Leapers” or “leaplings” are those lucky...

Imposter syndrome

Imposter syndrome Ruth Gotian Ed.D., M.S., invites us to change our mindset to the thought process of earning imposter syndrome. She states that since you worked hard, put the time in and experienced a number of rejections and failures, you finally succeeded. Maybe this feeling of success is so unknown...

Imposter syndrome

Imposter syndrome? In an article written by Ruth Gotian, Ed.D., in Psychology Today she describes that imposter syndrome disproportionately affects high achievers and women. It can be described as feeling like you are perceived as phony and a fraud. Therefore, you subconsciously alter your goals to protect yourself, minimize your...