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‘Don’t feed the trolls’ really is good online advice — here’s the evidence

Almost half the population of the planet now has access to the internet, with about one in three of those people regularly active on social media.<p><i>By</i> …

Psychology

Even nurses aren't immune to the stigma of suicide

In England, one person dies every two hours as a result of suicide. And it is the leading cause of death for young people, both male and female, in …

Mental Health

There’s a Fine, Fuzzy Line Between Heartbreak and Obsession

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>How do you get over someone you once loved and shared everything with. Obsessing over your ex is very unhealthy because …

Here's How Many Kids Have Died Already This Year Crossing The Mediterranean

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Yesterday a staggering 6,500 people were rescued in the southern Mediterranean. They may have been fleeing from …

La UTCCB ha sido reconocida como Centro de Psicología Sanitaria y Clínica por el Departamento de Salud de la Generalitat de Catalunya.

La <b>Unidad de Trauma, Crisis y Conflictos de la UAB (UTCCB) ha sido reconocida como Centro de Psicología Sanitaria y Clínica por el Departamento de</b> …

Suicides under crisis services lead to concerns over pressures on mental health care

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>More than 200 suicide deaths per year now occur in patients under mental health home treatment teams<p>A new study from …

Judge orders reopening of El Salvador military massacre case

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>A judge in El Salvador is reopening a probe into one of the most notorious massacres in recent history: the murder of …

The potential of big data and new technologies in human rights research

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Adriana Sanford, an ASU alumna and professor, has been elected to the board of the human-rights organization Amnesty …

India is Coursera's 2nd biggest revenue earner

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>This complete ‘digital transformation’ may pose some tough challenges for retailers when it comes to winning and …

Why Does the Replication Crisis Seem Worse in Psychology?

<i>This is an expanded version of a</i> <i>story</i><i> that originally appeared on</i> <i>AndrewGelman.com</i><i> and is reproduced here with permission.</i>Last week, the replication …

Psychology

Child refugees at Calais plunged into despair by plan to close camp

Charities claim that self-harm and mental health problems have soared and attack Home Office’s failure to rehouse children<p>Incidents of self-harm and depression among children in the Calais refugee camp are increasing as the mental health of unaccompanied minors deteriorates in advance of the site’s …

Refugees

How anxiety warps your perception

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Presenter: Erin D. Berman, Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist, NIMH Topics Include: How to identify an anxious child How to …

How actors prepare Toronto doctors for a psychological crisis

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Dr. Donald Cline, a fertility doctor in Indiana, is facing criminal charges after it was revealed that he repeatedly …

‘People can change’: Teaching teenagers to cope with social stress

Previous research has found that student-teacher interactions during the school day are important factors in behavioral and academic outcomes for the …

The Emergency Alert System test: Lesson learned, catastrophe averted

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Wireless Emergency System notifications assist federal authorities in communicating with the general public. What role …

Syrian refugees: the romance and the reality

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Syrian refugees seeking asylum in Toledo are finding the process long and difficult to navigate.<p>A Navy admiral Hillary …

Revealed: the extraordinary cost of keeping asylum seekers in detention

The Turnbull Government is facing mounting calls for a Royal Commission into immigration detention on Nauru.<p>Human Rights First said in a report that …

University of Tasmania's free online course on dementia is one of the all-time top 50 online courses

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Independent JLN Senator for Tasmania Jacqui Lambie has welcomed the Liberal’s promise to match Labor’s commitment of …

6 Things Not to Say to Someone Facing a Serious Illness

It's often difficult to find the right words to say to someone who is dealing with a sensitive situation. Here's some guidance.<p>Last year a member of my family was diagnosed with cancer. Fortunately this person received treatment and is now doing well. During the anxious period when we first learned …

Self-improvement

Udacity announces its partners for its autonomous driving nanodegree

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>One might think that Sebastian Thrun, known in Silicon Valley as the father of the self-driving car, would be …

Here's why you may feel busy all the time — even if you're doing less

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>In the below videos, Professor Jennifer Aaker explores how better understanding purpose, empathy, humor, story, and …

When a Bully Targets Your Child

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Mobile connectivity a lifeline for refugees, report finds

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>In Numbers 1.61 million internally displaced people (OCHA estimates) 725,778 South Sudanese refugees (UNHCR estimates) …

We too often blame acts of terrorism on mental illnesses

Why do so many government officials and media outlets seem so quick to blame what could be instances of radical Islamic terrorism on “mental …

6 Myths About Suicide That Every Educator And Parent Should Know

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>As a parent and an educator, I intentionally model positive reading habits and provide reading time and opportunities …

Learnnovators Launches Blog Series On Gamification By Karl Kapp - eLearning Industry

Want to know some Surprising Benefits Of Gamification? Check 10 Surprising Benefits Of Gamification and what significant effects it has on the …

Should your small business have a risk management plan?

Technology executives overwhelmingly agree their greatest struggle is managing the rapid growth of data and the resulting strain it is placing on …