Kenny Luck

November 1, 2014

Canned Food Drive Underway

Canned food drive to benefit NEPA.   John G. Kuna, Psy.D. & Associates is now accepting canned food donations to benefit families throughout NEPA. Donations will […]
October 28, 2014

Who goes to therapy?

There’s this idea floating around that only people with serious mental disorders go for therapy. I’m not entirely sure where this notion comes from – I would […]
October 23, 2014

Transference: Perception is in the eye of the beholder and we need to talk about it.

The client-therapist relationship is a very unique kind of relationship. The client bears their worries and their concerns – private details about their lives typically (or […]
October 22, 2014

Office Updates and Improvements!

October 14, 2014

Study: Anger or anxiety-arousing articles shared more

So you know when something goes viral on the internet. Of course you do – you’ll see it once, you’ll see it twice, you’ll see it […]
October 12, 2014

Welcome New Additions to the Team!

Join me in welcoming some of our newest members of the John G. Kuna, Psy.D. & Associates team! Some of our newest team members are listed below. More […]
October 5, 2014

How does therapy work?

That’s a good question. Most of us go to the doctor or the dentist starting from a very young age, so we grow up with something […]
October 2, 2014

Examining the Evidence for Evidence-Based Practices

It’s a mantra in grad-school that one’s theoretical orientation and the services they provide in their therapies should center on “evidence-based practices.” With the demand for […]
September 24, 2014

On the psychology of Learning Gender Roles

So, all psychologists have their “thing,” an area or a particular topic in the field that they find really, really fascinating. Gender is my “thing.” Sex […]
September 15, 2014

Over the teeth and through the gums: Prenatal environment and Evolutionary taste preferences

The other day, I heard a story about someone who absolutely loves hot sauce – she can basically chug it. Apparently, she’s been a hot sauce […]
September 9, 2014

How Behavior Shapes the Brain

When we talk about human nature, we often say that we’re “hardwired” to be a certain way, that we’re “programmed” to behave in a particular manner. […]
September 2, 2014

Rage on the Road: The Psychology of Aggressive Driving

In the United States, the average commute to work is about 25 minutes. About 8% of the population has a commute 60 minutes or longer, and […]