Why loneliness is increasing, and how to fight back – Dr. Daniel Perlman talks with Popular Science

Posted on September 22, 2021

Professor Emeritus Daniel Perlman

Dr. Daniel Perlman, Emeritus Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at UNC Greensboro, discusses loneliness with Popular Science.

[Lonely people] don’t expect the other person to like them, and then it becomes kind of a self-fulfilling prophecy.

Dan Perlman, emeritus professor of human development and family studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro