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Announcing the Family Circle Magazine “All About Friendship Survey”

Published: June 3, 2016 | Last Updated: June 10, 2020 By | Reply Continue Reading
Announcing the Family Circle Magazine “All About Friendship Survey”

Please help us all learn more about female friendships by completing a brief online survey right now!

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On MSNBC and the Today Show – Toxic Friends

Published: August 23, 2011 | Last Updated: August 23, 2011 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Thanks to Eaglewings for flagging this article on toxic friends that resulted from a survey conducted by Today.com and Self Magazine.   The results suggest that a staggering 84 percent of women and 75 percent of men have toxic friendships. I provided background information to the writer, Diane Mapes, some of which is outlined in […]

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NYU Medical School Newsletter – When Fractured Friendships Don’t Mend

Published: April 5, 2010 | Last Updated: May 14, 2020 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

The latest issue of NYU News and Views includes an article about my survey research on female friendship.   Women are told from the time they’re little girls that best friends are for life, and that one friend-just one-will become their closest confidante, their bosom buddy. But it’s not necessarily so, and when a friendship […]

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Making Friendships Stick

Published: January 15, 2008 | Last Updated: January 15, 2008 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Women are: Daughters, girlfriends, sisters, mothers, lovers, wives, workers, students, caregivers and FRIENDS! The significance and order of these roles vary according to the person and change over time. In a 24/7 society, where multi-tasking is not only expected but often demanded, it’s not surprising that even the best of female friendships sometimes get short […]

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Friendship and self-disclosure: The times they are a-changing

Published: October 6, 2007 | Last Updated: June 30, 2020 By | Reply Continue Reading

Female college students are twice as likely as their male peers to use social networking sites like Facebook (their favorite) and MySpace (ranked second), according to a market research survey from Anderson Analytics. The findings, reported in Advertising Age this week, examined the likes, dislikes, and media preferences of college students between the ages of […]

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