jessicakri

757 Added | 8 Magazines | 2 Following | 140 Followers | @jessicakri | Keep up with jessicakri on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “jessicakri”

Keep the tone down

<b>Keep the tone down</b><br>+NPR (http://goo.gl/ciKDM) and +LiveScience (http://goo.gl/hMA0m) had articles about a recent publication about the developing human brain and the tone of one's voice and the parental environment.<p><i>What sleeping babies hear: a functional MRI study of interparental conflict and infants' emotion processing.</i><br>Graham AM, Fisher PA, Pfeifer JH.<br>Psychol Sci. 2013 May 1;24(5):782-9. doi: 10.1177/0956797612458803. Epub 2013 Mar 28.<br>http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3674876/<p>It …

Young Infants Match Facial and Vocal Emotional Expressions of Other Infants

Abstract<p>Research has demonstrated that infants recognize emotional expressions of adults in the first half year of life. We extended this research to …

Anticipatory Adjustments to Being Picked Up in Infancy

1. Cannon E, Woodward A (2012) Infants generate goal-based action predictions. Dev Sci 15(2): 292–298.<p>2. Gredeback G, Melinder A (2010) Infants’ …

Two-Pronged Anxiety Treatment Aids Older Adults | Health News | US News

THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- A combination of antidepressant therapy and counseling is an effective way to treat anxiety in older adults, a …

Rutgers lab receives $44.5 million to unlock genetic mysteries of mental illness

NEW BRUNSWICK — Imagine a day when soldiers are screened for their chances of post-traumatic stress disorder before they are ever sent into battle. …

Study: Stressing About Stress Is Bad for You

People who thought stress was negatively affecting their health were twice as likely to have heart attacks, regardless of how much stress they actually experienced. ... Is this article only making the problem worse?<p>Benoit Tessier/Reuters<p><b>PROBLEM:</b> "Constant stress puts your health at risk," warns the …

Study: Dogs bond with owners similar to babies with parents

After 15,000 years of humans domesticating dogs, a new study shows the bond formed between a canine and its owner may be close to the one shared …

How Not Talking About Conflict Could Help a Marriage Last

It’s a familiar mantra that marriage counselors rely upon in advising their couples — talk about conflicts and try to resolve them, rather than …

Cheerios and Controversy: The Changing Face of America’s Multiracial Children and Families

<b>By Laurie “Lali” McCubbin, PhD (Member, APA</b> <b>Committee on Children, Youth, and Families</b><b>)</b><p>A recent Cheerios commercial of a multiracial family with a …

Talk Therapy or Antidepressant? A Brain Scan Predicts Which Works Best for Your Depression

There hasn’t been much in the way of hard science to help doctors or patients decide on the best treatments for depression — until now. For the first …

Reading Literature Makes Us Smarter and Nicer

Gregory Currie, a professor of philosophy at the University of Nottingham, recently argued in the New York <i>Times</i> that we ought not to claim that …

Domestic Violence Reported By 1 In 6 Women At Fracture Clinics

One in six women arriving at orthopedic fracture clinics have been victims of physical, emotional, or sexual violence at the hands of an intimate …

Just Look Me in the Eye Already

The Workplace Perils of Staring at Our Phones and Elsewhere; The Ideal Gaze Lasts 7 to 10 Seconds<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>You're having a conversation with someone and suddenly his eyes drop to his smartphone or drift over …

Body Language

Why Older Adults Are Too Trusting

The older people get, the more trusting they become—a tendency that can be dangerous because it puts elders at risk for exploitation and abuse. But …