Shared Experiences Are Amplified
Boothby, EJ., Clark, MS., and Bargh JA. (2014). Psychological Science 1-8.
The researchers found that having shared pleasant and unpleasant experiences with others amplifies that experience. And, they found that sharing a pleasant experience is in general more pleasing than experiencing it alone. Most importantly, from a B Stigma-Free perspective, is that unpleasant experiences were LESS unpleasant when experienced with another person. Read article here.
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