Common stupid thinking

Most of us assume that our brains “think” in a sensible and logical way. However, in reality, psychologists have found that the human brain has a tendency to think in certain illogical ways which can make one make wrong judgments and decisions in one’s daily life. Such “stupid thinking” is extremely common and it happens to everyone, though most of us would not even realise that we are thinking in these ways.

This completely free website explains, in a very easy to understand way, common types of stupid thinking that one’s brain may do. This will help you to recognise and correct such thinking when it happens in your own brain.

This website is completely free to access so that everyone can benefit.

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Negativity effect thinking

Spotlight effect thinking

Confirmation bias thinking

All or nothing thinking

The illusion of truth thinking

Halo effect thinking

Sunk cost fallacy thinking

Rosy retrospection thinking

Anchor effect thinking

Online nastiness thinking

Dunning-Kruger effect thinking

Counterfactual thinking