Brenna Gompper

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1 In 5 Employees Has A Mental Health Problem: Here's What Business Leaders Can Do About It

As a psychotherapist, I often get an inkling into which local businesses promote good mental health and which ones don’t based on who comes into my office. Companies who glorify a workaholic mentality or those who have abusive leadership, for example, often have multiple employees engaged in …

New study finds gaming helps children learn 'ethical decision making'

A new study out of the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, suggests that those who spend time playing video games lay some of the ground work for socially responsible, good citizens in later life. Conducted by Dr. Kathy Sanford, the study examined children between the ages of 13 and …

Health and Psychological Benefits of Bonding with a Pet Dog

On January 29, 1908 an article appeared in The New York Times reporting the decision of a military tribunal concerning one Colonel Deems and his dog …

Clinical psychology

This is an awesome course and will make a difference in the knowledge seeker’s life in such a way that one can get the knowledge about mental health …

Evolutionary psychology: theoretical foundations for the study of organizations

Altmetric has tracked 11,727,782 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 96th …

Psychology

Forensic Psychology Careers

Forensic psychology has become one of the most popular subfields of psychology in recent years. Increasing numbers of students express interest in …

Forensics

The Basics of Industrial-Organizational Psychology

Industrial-organizational psychology is the branch of psychology that applies psychological theories and principles to organizations. Often referred …

Psychology

The 9 Highest Paying Psychology Careers

There is a tremendous diversity among psychology professions, and salaries and yearly earnings are just as varied. In a struggling economy, many …

Salaries & Wages

Why 'Learning Styles' and Other Education Neuromyths Won't Go Away

By onSeptember 12, 2017 11:20 AM<p>Chances are you've heard someone say recently: "We only use 10 percent of our brains." Or, "she's so creative! She …

Neuroscience

When the Mind Wanders

An anatomy of daydreaming<p>In 2014, one in 16 Americans visited the ER for home injuries that resulted from, among other things, fumbling knives (the cause of at least 249,000 injuries), ladders (at least 105,000), and cookware (at least 22,000). One of the main causes of these accidents? A wandering …

Psychologists find the key to a thriving life

Recent research published in the journal <i>European Psychologist</i> reviews the literature available on the concept of human thriving and outlines key …

Psychology