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women's experiences with sexual pleasure and orgasm have been an area of ongoing interest for many years. In spite of many embattled ...
The nonprofit, anti-poverty group RESULTS and the International Society of Political psychology each recently recognized his work.
However, psychological studies have shown that acceptance of those negative emotions is the more reliable route to regaining and ...
A society with a greedy generation, that doesn't want to surround itself with children, that considers them above all worrisome, a weight, a risk, ...
Shaw, a criminal psychologist at the London South Bank University, was struck by how unusual the scenario was. "Usually, in cases of sexual ...
Dr. Rachel Needle ( received her M.S. and Psy.D. in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
The study, led by the University of Calgary's Sheri Madigan - Canada Research Chair in the Determinants of child Development, a member of the Alberta children's hospital Research Institute and an assistant professor in psychology - finds that ...
When people post videos on YouTube, one major point of interest for content creators and aggregators is to capture as much attention as possible.
mathematical problem-solving ability in particular is of great importance in educational discussions and many have proposed the use of Chess instruction to improve the math abilities of students.
psychologists and personality theorists (link is external) have historically pathologized introversion, linking it with attributes on the most extreme, negative end of the spectrum.
Valdosta - Georgia Military College's online associate degree program in psychology is one of the most affordable programs in the country, according to a new list from AffordableColleges.
Raphael Korine, 22, is a psychology student at Exeter University, and speaks five languages. He was born and raised in New York, but has also spent some time living in Zurich as well as London.
It was named after the Swedish self-assembly furniture goods manufacturer IKEA, by a group of American researchers, including behavioural psychologist Dan Ariely. One of the reasons cited for this bias towards self-made products is that people obtain ...
In an odd twist of events, third year social psychology (PSYC3017) students taking their final exam yesterday walked into the exam room only to find the majority of questions had been already answered for them.
Now in its third year, Mississippi State's clinical psychology doctoral program has been granted a five-year term of accreditation from the American Psychological ...
A recent three-part study, "Exploring the Impact of Ambient Temperature on Helping (link is external)," was published in the European Journal of social psychology. For this study, Liuba Belkin (link is external) of Lehigh University's College of ...
In the court of public opinion, when the mother-daughter relationship is damaged beyond repair, it's always the daughter who's on trial.
What is the psychology of living in a densely populated place? If you think of New York or Los Angeles, you might be inclined to imagine the fast life, unrestricted sexuality, street gangs, and hordes of uncaring people rushing toward a dystopian future.
"Breed-Specific Legislation is not the answer!", was the emphatic exclamation of a colleague of mine. We were attending a psychological conference in Portland Oregon several years ago, and were having breakfast in a Fast Food restaurant near the hotel ...
"Crucially," Weick et al. explain in a forthcoming edition of Personality and social psychology Bulletin, "across trials the two targets also displayed different gaze behaviors and either made a head movement turning toward, and persistently gazing at ...
As reported (link is external) in the June 2017 issue of the journal Psychological science, Kurt Gray, Ph.D., at the University of North Carolina and his colleagues studied the emotional lives of people about to die from terminal cancer, amyotrophic ...
A condition where the behaviour of politicians, business leaders, and other people in power, changes for the worse as they come to enjoy increasing power and influence.
According to Zhang and Guo, researchers have moved well past Freud's original position on defense mechanisms and the concept is now an integral feature of such areas within psychology as cognition, emotion, personality, and development. A well-known ...
Senate Republicans are inching closer to a final draft of an Obamacare replacement bill. The American health care Act will likely result in loss of insurance for tens of millions of people, and could be the most impactful policy of the Trump era.
We often unknowingly or unintentionally create or reinforce the undesired behaviour we see in our children. As parents, we often train our children that they don't have to listen the first time we speak.
OC Weekly's Summer Fest may be over, but my coverage of participating restaurants isn't quite complete. This week's focus is True Food Kitchen's Chris Polley.
psychologists figured they'd go on the ground to figure out the secrets of asking money from those who knew best: panhandlers.
Around the globe, across cultures, and throughout history, one physical feature has stood out as consistently correlated with attractiveness in females: waist-hip-ratio (WHR).
The famed psychologist Carl Jung spoke of archetypes and the collective unconscious. This was how he described the fact that people all over the world have similar fears and intuitive reactions.
Have you ever wondered how some brands succeed at creating content that builds a loyal following? psychology can tell us a lot about why we do what we do.
In fact, couples who follow two basic rules when they argue tend to stay together longer than couples who do not, according to research from University of ...
The story of how our domestic animals came to be, once the province of archaeologists, has been considerably enriched by studies of their DNA.
When I began working as a psychologist at a large London teaching hospital I was fascinated and - a little overwhelmed - by the challenge of developing a new psychology service. I was employed solely for the 5,000 staff working in the hospital ...
It's a well-known fact that you form impressions of people within seconds of meeting them. Over time, these impressions may shift, but they'll remain biased toward that snap judgment you've made.
Walena graduated from Duke University and earned a Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr College before pursuing a career as a professor of psychology at West Chester University, where she taught for 40 years. Dick's idea to bequeath an endowed chair was birthed ...
"Forensic psychology is an emerging field in India" is what one usually hears while speaking to professionals who deal with crime in the country.
This particularly dreadful predicament is referred to by experts as ambiguous loss, because it remains unclear what has definitively happened to the missing person, so the psychology of hope is naturally activated. Hope becomes a two-edged sword ...
A female psychologist, who counselled a patient with an alcohol problem, went on to have an inappropriate relationship with him involving sex and getting ...
Jurors on the Bill Cosby trial entered their fifth day of deliberations at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Pennsylvania on Friday, a day after telling Judge Steven O'Neill that they could not come to unanimous consensus on any of the drugging and ...
At least, so argues Florida State University psychologist Andrea Meltzer and her colleagues in a recent article in the journal Psychological science. Sex feels great, they maintain, but the lingering afterglow of sex feels pretty good too. And that's ...
The UHV school of arts and sciences' three graduate psychology degrees were ranked sixth in the national website's Top 50 Best Online Master's in psychology Degree Programs. The school offers master's degrees in counseling psychology and forensic ...
The technology and psychology that can help. More than 1 million people worldwide are killed on roads each year. Psychologists are working on ways to nudge drivers towards being safer. Drivers tend to drive in a habitual way, with little conscious thought.
Expert traders have differing opinions about psychology. Can humans exploit apparent market trends? The stock exchange group tries to exploit current market ...
A conspiracy theory requires some specific conditions to thrive, and you'll find all of them in the current climate. A sense of powerlessness?
Johannesburg - The police's specialised Investigative psychology Section is on the verge of collapse. Following a recent resignation, there is now only ONE remaining clinical psychologist who can offer forensic services, left in the South African ...
I have given up on trying to find the perfect present for my dad, and have conceded to giving him a thoughtful card when Father's Day rolls around (Dad, if you're reading this: sorry).
But for some investors badly burnt by that experience, the psychological wounds have not healed. To them the recent rise in tech stocks that look overvalued on some traditional valuation measures has always been confounding.






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