01 November 2016

Origin of ‘Learned Helplessness’


During the 1960s and 1970s, Seligman and his colleagues coined the term ‘Learned Helplessness’(disrupted responding), after observing that...
04 October 2016

Five years after my mother was killed I am anxious all the time


Life Coach Adams (LCA): Hi. How are you today? Anxious Woman (AW): I’m doing okay. LCA: Good. How can I be of help? AW: Lately I have been s...
27 September 2016

Bystander apathy – explains why people at accidents or emergencies do nothing


Recently a motor vehicle accident occurred and according to reports, bystanders did not help the victim(s), but rather took pictures and stood aroun...
20 September 2016

What should I do? My wife thinks I’m an imposter!


What would you do if one day your spouse accuses you of being an imposter who has replaced his/her beloved partner and you perceived that this was n...
06 September 2016

Alien Hand Syndrome


Dear Life Coach, I have been experiencing unusual and involuntary movements of my right hand lately. Recently I was out with my sister-in-law and m...
30 August 2016

Why is my friend so anxious and indecisive?


Dear Life Coach, I have an 18-year-old female friend and lately she has been very anxious and indecisive about every little thing, such as whether ...
23 August 2016

I believe my boss is in love with me, but is just too shy to express it!


Life Coach Adams (LCA): Hi. How are you today? Infatuated Woman (IW): I’m doing okay. LCA: Good. How can I be of help? IW: I am in love with...
16 August 2016

My 19-year-old brother is a cybersex addict


Life Coach Adams (LCA): Hi. How are you today? Twin Brother (TB): I am doing well. Thanks. LCA: Good. How can I be of help? TB: I believe that my...
09 August 2016

My brother likes to expose his private parts in public


Life Coach Adams (LCA): Hi. How are you today? Loyal Sister (LS): Hi Life Coach. I’m fine. LCA: Good. How can I be of help? LS: A certain tr...
26 July 2016

Borderline intelligence


Life Coach Adams: Hi. How are you today? Worried Parent: Hi, Life Coach. I’m good. LCA: Good. How can I be of help today? WP: My daughter...