Yes, I’m a psychologist but don’t freak out…I actually cannot read your mind.
I love telling my students in my Psychology 101 class the kind of reception I get at parties when people find out that I’m a licensed psychologist. People usually have one of two reactions. They either, a) talk my ear off and ask me abajillion questions about their boyfriends and kids or b) avoid me like the plague. For those who opt for the latter, let me clarify a few issues. Here are three things psychologists are NOT doing in their free time.