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Forensic Psychology is Forensic Science.

There has been a growing awareness, some would say crisis, concerning the mediocre quality of expert forensic testimony submitted to the courts in …

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here are their 6 key takeaways

Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half decades, and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest …

Education

Effective Alternative Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Effective Alternative Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder<p>Updated on October 24, 2016<p>What Anxiety Feels Like<p>What are these constant thoughts …

University of Wisconsin

Are All Mental Illnesses Related?

David Kessler, the former Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, argues that all mental health issues, including addiction, depression, and overeating, can be explained by “capture”—a process where focusing on selective stimuli results in adverse behaviors. In opposition to current …

Mental Health

WATCH: You Are Actually Two Brains Living in One Person

This is really freaking us out.<p>People toss around the term "mind-blowing" a lot these days, but when it comes to knowledge that is capable of …

The Brain

Heart Disease Protein Linked to Brain Damage

<i>Summary: Researchers discover a link between a protein associated with heart disease and early stages of brain damage.</i><p>Source: RSNA.<p><b>Levels of a</b> …

'Bad habit' neurons identified

Be it smoking, late-night snacking, or nail biting, our bad habits get the best of us despite our efforts to break them. But could there be a single …

Neuroscience

Children's 'Intelligence' Can Fluctuate Much More Than We Thought

Humans are dynamic beings -- the result of a complex web of inherited traits and environmental factors.<p>So does nature or nurture ultimately dominate over nurture in determining our differences as individuals? It may be a toss-up.<p>A major review of studies on twins published last year in the journal …

The Big Five Personality Traits and What They Mean to Psychologists

At the topmost level, there are two types of people in the world: Those who think personality types can be categorized and those who can't.<p>Among …

10 signs that show you're suffering from more than just stress

How to tell if your issues are deeper than everyday angst<p>Nobody's perfect. And the stressors we all face on a regular basis can bring out the worst …

Hung Up

7 Ways to Keep Your Brain Sharp As You Age

There’s mounting evidence that some of the best things you can do for your brain are also some of the best for your body.<p>A new scientific advisory …

The Brain