Liz Kinloch

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Depression in adulthood twice as likely for those abused as children

People with a history of abuse or maltreatment during childhood are twice as likely to have recurrent episodes of depression in adulthood, according to scientists. These individuals are also less likely to respond well to psychological or drug-based treatments.<p>Researchers at the Institute of …

Childhood maltreatment is associated with reduced volume in the hippocampal subfields CA3, dentate gyrus, and subiculum

• Sapolsky RM,<br>• Krey LC,<br>• McEwen BS<p>(1985) Prolonged glucocorticoid exposure reduces hippocampal neuron number: Implications for aging.J Neurosci …

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Childhood abuse may stunt growth of part of brain involved in emotions

Being sexually or emotionally abused as a child can affect the development of a part of the brain that controls memory and the regulation of emotions, a study suggests.<p>The results add to the growing body of evidence that childhood maltreatment or abuse raises the risk of mental illnesses such as …

25 scientific ways your childhood influences your success as an adult

From the biological side of things to how we're nurtured, a lot of what goes on in childhood influences how we turn out as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors from childhood that can …

Modern Forensics: A Criminal’s Worst Nightmare

Photo courtesy of kuulapaa.comCutting-edge technological innovations in the field of forensic science has always been spurred by criminals and their …

Dr Harold Shipman - Part 2 of 6

The Brains of Serial Killers with Dr. James Fallon

Understanding Serial Killers (Mental Health Guru)

Ted Bundy's Last Interview

Psychology of Serial Killers with Jim Clemente

John George Haigh - Part 1 of 3

Harold Shipman "Doctor Death"

Dr Harold Shipman - Part 4 of 6

Dr Harold Shipman - Part 3 of 6

John George Haigh Serial Killer Documentary - Mind blowing Documentaries

Why Do People Pretend to Be Serial Killers?

Examining the human urge to hoax.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>The day is June 26, 1979 and police detective George Oldfield—a man so tired he resembles an ancient cliff one moment away from collapsing into the ocean—has called a press conference to announce a breakthrough in the hunt …