SPSP 2019: Does low self-esteem really lead to out...

The Annual SPSP Convention was held in Portland, Oregon this year. Here, I presented a project which we recently completed with a team of distinguishe...

What to expect when collective narcissists get pol...

Our ongoing research showed that people who agreed with statements like ‘My national group deserves special treatment‘; ‘Not many people seem to fully...

Team meeting at SWPS University in Warsaw

We had a team meeting at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw last Friday. We were discussing the progress that have been made ...

SPSP 2019: The role of anticipated mood improvemen...

In February, I have visited Portland (Oregon) to attend 20th annual convention of Society for Personality and Social Psychology. I presented there res...

Benefits of mindfulness

Mindfulness derives from the Buddhist tradition from over two and a half thousand years ago. Despite the multitude of schools and differences in texts...

Retaliation, revenge and punishment

People retaliate for various reasons. They may be simply vengeful or sadistic, the may want to save their face or they may believe in deterring power ...

Dr Golec de Zavala at ICP-HESOS, Surabaya

In November 2018, I have visited Surabaya, Indonesia to give a talk at a featured symposium on Collective Narcissism, Numinous Concepts and Well-Being...