More and more people are using Twitter as a source for news information, but how do we know which feeds are legitimate and credible? Similar issues have been studied in the field of psychology. For example, how does a person assess credibility in someone’s message? Studies have found that people dressed in white lab coats are often seen as more credible than people in regular clothing, regardless of what they are try
Here in Toronto, we’ve been dealing with some very hot temperatures lately. While I’ve heard my share of people complaining about the heat, I’ve also heard my share of people expressing gratitude for the beautiful weather. So, I thought about what life might be like if the weather were hot throughout the entire year. I remember reading about a study which said that hot cities had higher crime rates. So, I Googled th
I’ve been really busy these last couple of weeks. As a result, my blogs have been coming out later and later. One of the things that has kept me busy has been my private practice. Since last week was a shortened work week (Canada Day weekend), I had fewer hours available for my clients. I also had to prepare for a workshop. So, as you can see, there were a lot of external reasons for why I was unable to release a pos
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