Posts Tagged ‘love behaviors’

Loves Ultimate Measure

January 29th, 2015 No comments

Are you willing to risk your life for those you love?  Are you willing to give up your life so that a loved one can go on living?  According to some these are the true, ultimate measures of authentic love.  Others think these are only the tests and measures of very strong love but not true of all love.  Strong, healthy… Continue reading


Dr. J. Richard Cookerly

Brains and Love Behavior: Oxytocin and Other Healthful Neurochemistry

February 3rd, 2014 No comments

Brain and Love BehaviorSynopsis: This mini love lesson starts with a discussion of how we get better brains from love; then goes on to how love influences our brains which in turn influences our general health; how a lack of love may lead to death via your brain’s reactions; what fake love does; results from love labs; and ends with an

A Behavioral (Operational) Definition of Love

September 19th, 2010 Comments off

Healthy real love is defined by the presence of observable and measurable behaviors which validly and reliably produce the known constructive and healthful results of love.

Conversely love deficiency is said to be occurring when there is an absence of the observable and measurable constructive and healthful behaviors of love, or there is the presence of observable and measurable behavioral… Continue reading

Definition of Love Series
An Introduction: What is Love Dr. Cookerly?
The Definition of Love
A More ‘Ample’ Definition of Love
How This Definition of Love was Derived
A Dozen Things LOVE IS and A Dozen Things LOVE IS NOT
A Functional Definition Of Love
A Behavioral (Operational) Definition of Love
What About a Scientific Definition of Love?
7 Other Definitions of Real Love Worth Considering