HEALTH & WELLNESS: Why “Retail Therapy” Works

Do you like to go shopping? According to Kit Yarrow, Ph.D., hitting the mall and purchasing new clothes or housewares can be therapeutic. It can make a major life change easier, boost feelings of success, spur creativity, bring about relaxation, and forge social connections. Dr. Yarrow cautions readers to practice moderation and beware of overdoing it. To view this article, click here.