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51 min ago | KYTX-TV News

Psychologist warn against child exposure to video violence

New Balance could be making over the military boot camp sneaker. The Massachusetts-based shoe maker unveiled the sneaker prototype.

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1 hr ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

'Masters of Sex' TV Recap: Season 2, Episode 8, 'Mirror, Mirror'

"Our new mission here is not simply to observe; it's also to heal," Bill Masters says of his evolving sex study with Virginia Johnson in "Mirror, Mirror," an episode which shows Bill making further steps to personally heal, as well.

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2 hrs ago | The Star

Free reading camp has slots open

Dr. Elaine Clanton Harpine has offered the yearlong camp in Aiken for the past five years at no cost to the families.

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Related Topix: Aiken, SC, University of South Carolina Aiken, Science

6 hrs ago | Switched

7 Social Media Psychology Studies That Will Make Your Marketing Smarter

One of my favorite things about social media is that it's still such a young and new form of communication.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Science, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, UC San Diego

10 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Are Screens "Drugging" Your Child's Brain?

Given the use of computers and tablets in school and for homework requiring Internet access, it is unrealistic for families to forego technology completely.

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Related Topix: Carnegie Mellon University, Science

14 hrs ago | Psychology Today

The Curious Journey of a Psychology Intern

John Suler, Professor of Psychology at Rider University, who has written three other books about psychology, psychoanalysis , and Eastern religion , has written a novel that presents us with a breathtakingly accurate depiction of the challenges and disturbances facing psychology interns working in a psychiatric hospital short-term care inpatient ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science, Rider University, Arts, Literature

18 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Deep and meaningful relationships can help you thrive

Support-providers must be sensitive and responsive - there are characteristics in a support-provider that can lead to doing more harm than good Deep and meaningful relationships play a vital role in overall well-being.

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Related Topix: Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Health

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Cavalier Daily

City Council to decide on grant aimed at reducing youth minority arrests

Charlottesville City Council will vote Tuesday to accept a grant to train city police officers on how to best approach youth minority arrests.

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CTV

How to help your kids overcome back-to-school anxiety

With just days left before students across the country head back to school, some children may be feeling some anxiety about returning to the classroom.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Science

Forbes.com

Is [Your Favorite Politician Here] Narcissistic Enough To Be A Good President?

I am a physician and behavioral scientist at Duke University. My research and writing explores the quirks in human nature that influence our lives - the mixture of rational and irrational forces that affect our health, our happiness and the way our society functions.

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Related Topix: Duke University, Science, Business News

Psychology Today

B. F. Skinner's Struggle with God

"Whether you can observe a thing or not depends on the theory which you use. It is the theory which decides what can be observed."

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New York Daily News

Bill feeling impotent about treating sexual dysfunction on 'Masters of Sex'

Michael Sheen as Dr. William Masters and Christian Borle as Francis on Sunday's episode of 'Masters of Sex.'

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Shavarsh Kocharyan prefers extreme relaxation

The person, who does not rest properly, cannot work well. If we want to have a courteous and cultured nation, we should have a good rest, sociologist Aharon Adibekyan told reporters on September 1. He says people should go on holiday at least twice a year - in summer and in winter, thereby promoting the work of tour agencies.

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American Thinker

Slouching Towards the End of History

The famous psychologist Emile Cou initiated a school of hypnotic auto-suggestion that can be summed up with the phrase: "Every day and every way, things are getting better."

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Psychology Today

Drugs as the New Parents

If you haven't got time for your child's pain, make the time; You can pay now, or you can pay later.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Science

Psychology Today

Failing Ethics: Psychologists, Torture, and the US Military

American psychologists designed and oversaw the brutal regime of interrogation used on detainees in U.S. military custody at Abu Ghraib, GuantA namo Bay, and elsewhere during the U.S. war on terror.

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Related Topix: Science, Medicine, Psychiatry, Abu Ghraib, Department of Defense, US News

Forbes.com

Racism, Video Games, And The Ukraine: Teaching Children How Think About The World

I am full-time father of two little boys. I teach in Temple University's Intellectual Heritage Department.

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Related Topix: Temple University, Family, Parenting, Science, Kids

Psychology Today

Forensic Psychology 101

Since I'm preparing for my fall courses, two of which are forensic psychology, it seems appropriate to post a blog about this intriguing discipline .

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Related Topix: Science, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

Psychology Today

Psychology and a Less Lethal Military Strategy

In the two World Wars of the 20th century raw kinetic military firepower was essential to victory.

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OUPblog

Does industry sponsorship restrict the disclosure of academic research?

The journal is committed to present and interpret the evidence on corporate and industrial change, drawing from an interdisciplinary set of approaches and theories from e.g. economics, sociology of organization, organization theory, political science, and social psychology.

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