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Parents having issues with their preschooler's behavior may be able to get some help through a new program at the Mississippi State University psychology Clinic. Since January, the clinic has offered a brief behavioral intervention program for children ...
What happens in the brain when we see other people experiencing a trauma or being subjected to pain? Well, the same regions that are involved when we feel pain ourselves are also activated when we observe other people who appear to be going through ...
The more love, the better. But love can often blind you to differences that need to be worked out before the wedding. Here are some unexpected things to think ...
As a psychologist studying bullying among youth, I find many parallels between Trump's behaviors and our research findings.
Ali Fenwick, an adjunct MBA and Executive MBA professor at Hult International Business school, is utilizing managerial psychology to drive success in businesses globally. Founder and CEO of LEAD TCM&L, a behavioral insights-driven management ...
If a company has standards but nobody follows them, this must indicate that the psychology of using standards is the real problem, right?
Playing games is ubiquitous across all cultures and time periods - mainly because most people like playing games. Games involve rules, points and systems, as well as a theme or storyline and can be massively fun and engaging.
Many decades ago, when I joined psychology and everyone asked me "Why?" I couldn't tell them that I was nosey, so I just said "people interest me"!
According to the great 20th-century psychologist Erik Erikson, in order to lead a meaningful life, humans must master a certain value or skill at each stage of their development.
"Highly conscientious employees do a series of things better than the rest of us," explains University of Illinois psychologist Brent Roberts. University of Pennsylvania psychologist Angela Duckworth (link is external) found that a strong combination ...
The facts are still emerging about exactly what happened with the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert on May 22 in Manchester, England, which left at least 19 dead and many more injured.
Paige Lloyd, a doctoral student in the psychology department at Miami University, has been awarded the 2017 Wilbert J. McKeachie Teaching Excellence Award from the Society for the Teaching of psychology (STP). Each year, the society (Division 2 of the ...
Is the word narcissism being over-used and thrown around lightly? Do we need a deeper understanding of narcissistic behavior and why it is harmful and even dangerous?
Today is the last day that you can register to vote. The Tories don't want young people to vote, as young people by and large don't vote for people who look like they could play the Child Catcher in a David Lynch-directed reboot of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
The British Psychological Society (BPS) East Midlands Branch are set to hold their first psychology in the City event this Wednesday at 67 Bridge Street in Derby.
How zombies and gaming can help students learn.
A recent paper, published in the journal Social & Personality psychology Compass, reveals that being a worrywart might actually be good for your health.
MEDIA, Pa. - Breath Hand, a senior at Penn State's Brandywine campus, plans to graduate this fall not only with a bachelor of science in psychology, but also with a double minor in environmental inquiry and civic and community engagement. When she ...
Many people have probably heard the term "positive psychology", but know little about what it means in practice. Positive psychology aims to find ways to make ...
The psychology of passwords: 'You won't change until you've been hacked'. We all know the risks of not changing our passwords - yet somehow it is never a priority.
There was a time when sex was only acceptable if it occurred between husband and wife, missionary position, in the pitch-black dark.
If we are incapable of finding peace in ourselves, it is pointless to search elsewhere. - Francois de la Rochefoucauld. It is impossible to find real love, true love, real friendship, true friendship until we love ourselves and are a friend to ...
Richard Collins III was fatally stabbed over the weekend (link is external). His attacker, Sean Christopher Urbanski, has been charged with first-degree murder.
But these results suggest that sharing selfies may actually make us pay more attention to how other people are reacting. Gwendolyn Seidman, Ph.
When I was approached to make a TV programme about salty snacks I was intrigued. I think of myself as a healthy eater, but I am very aware that I often grab a bag of crisps particularly on a busy day.
Every once in a while, a friend attends therapy for the first time and starts breathlessly reporting all the revelations she's learned.
Many people have probably heard the term "positive psychology", but know little about what it means in practice. Positive psychology aims to find ways to make life better for people, and ensure they're the most mentally healthy person they can be ...
The science of relationships is guided by interdependence theory, developed by social psychologists Harold Kelley and John Thibaut more than half a century ago.
2) If an agent is travelling from point A to point C via point B, and if the subpath is not walkable,I delete point B.... OK, I think I got it... First, I test for Point A to C, if it is walkable, delete B. Then test for A to D, if it is walkable ...
Master's thesis submitted in partial completion of the master's degree in psychology at the State University of New York at New Paltz.
As senior year concludes, Mackenzie Wheeler utilizes a keen sense of determination and responsibility to end strongly. A dedicated student and gifted writer, she brings forth the traits necessary to invoke positive change within both her own life and ...
So far in 2017, more than 1,200 people have been shot and 220 killed in Chicago. Shockingly, 30 of those deaths were children 18 or younger.
Sometimes, people commit suicide and we are able to make some sense of why it happened. It's scary and upsets our world, but on a basic level we think we understand.
Why has President Trump failed to convince anyone other than his ardent supporters that he was justified in firing FBI Director James Comey?
"I believe that health and mental health go together and the way that I work as a Yoga instructor and a psychologist combines those two things," she said.
NORTH Houston, TX (May 17, 2017) - On May 1, seven students from Lone Star College-North Harris were inducted into Psi Beta. Psi Beta, the national honor society in psychology for community and junior colleges, was founded in 1981 to recognize the ...
Fidget spinners are everywhere these days. You can buy them on any street corner for a few dollars, and both kids and adults are obsessed with them.
In early May 2017, BMC psychology attended the British Psychological Society annual conference, in Brighton, UK. The congress provided a platform for talks and sessions covering a wide range of topics in psychology with the three themes for the 2017 ...
When it comes to finding, choosing, and marrying your forever partner, having the same race and Ethnicity appears to be less of a concern today than in previous generations.
Tony Schwartz, a man at least partially responsible for the myth of Donald Trump, has an explanation for the US president's current mental state: Trump is in survival mode.
The annual Undergraduate Research in psychology Symposium took place on May 4, with students presenting intriguing social science study projects on topics such as the relationship between music and emotion, peoples' interpretations of honesty based ...
Married people do masturbate. Let's just get that out of the way at the front. The idea that marriage fulfills all sexual needs, and that married people have no need to masturbate, has been pretty thoroughly destroyed by modern society.
UC Santa Barbara's Richard Mayer, a distinguished professor and applied psychologist, has been chosen as the 2018 recipient of the James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award.
That's what a team of psychologists realized when they ran a study using cups with names spelled intentionally wrong, disguised as a juice tasting.
A Manawatu psychology student will present her research in front of experts from around the world. Feilding's Olivia Williams will attend the International school psychology Association conference in Manchester, England, in July, where she will put ...
psychology: it's not dead yet. But Chris Chambers makes a stark case for its having engaged in sins that call its validity into question, risking it ending up as we now view phrenology - as science's embarrassing cousin.
As first-generation college student Destany Calma-Birling graduated with her class on Saturday, May 13, 2017, she had quite a bit to reflect upon.
psychology professor Howard Hughes teaches psychology 21, "Perception," as well as psychology 51.05, "The History of psychology and Neuroscience." His award-winning book, "Sensory Exotica: A World beyond Human Experience," explores the ...






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