Maslow's hierarchy of needs
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What is… Maslow’s hierarchy of needs

In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms.  This week's term is Maslow's hierarchy of needs. In 1943, psychologist Abraham Maslow proposed a model of human motivation that was based on a hierarchy of different levels of needs.  He's considered to be the founder of the humanistic psychology approach,… Continue reading What is… Maslow’s hierarchy of needs

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Can money facilitate happiness?

nattanan23 on Pixabay We've all heard that money can't buy happiness.  But is there some sort of relationship between money and happiness?  And if so, what does that look like, and can money facilitate happiness? Meeting basic needs Clearly, it takes money to meet our most basic needs like food and shelter.  When those basic… Continue reading Can money facilitate happiness?