Being sexist can be bad for a man's psychological health, too


Memo to president-elect Donald J. Trump: men who style themselves as playboys and enjoy wielding power over women may be putting their own mental health at risk, according to a new study. 

The large-scale analysis published this week in the Journal of Counseling Psychology links those character traits with poor mental health and an inability to seek psychological help. 

The study’s authors suspect men who engage in that kind of sexism, which Trump boasted of doing during the campaign, may ultimately deprive themselves of meaningful connections and relationships, which can lead to loneliness and depression. Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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