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  1. Research provides new understanding of emotional impact of strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    The physical challenges associated with recovery from a stroke are well documented however the impact of a stroke on emotion is less well understood. New research from the University of Aberdeen, published today in the British Journal of Clinical Psychology has identified key areas in which stroke can impair emotion regulation and found that these difficulties continued 18 months after the stroke.

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  2. Lift Weights, Improve Your MemoryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... supporting these exercise-induced memory benefits," said Audrey Duarte, an associate professor in the School of Psychology. "The findings are encouraging because they are consistent with rodent literature that pinpoints exactly the parts of the ...

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  3. The Single Best Autism ResourceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... certified school psychologist, and certified cognitive-behavioral therapist. He also serves on the school psychology faculty at Nova Southeastern University and Capella University. His research and professional writing has focused primarily on ...

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  4. Bacha posh: why some Afghan girls are raised as boysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... reports tell us that many girls relish their time as boy," writes Afghani paediatrician Nadia Hashimi in Psychology Today . This creates a problem when they are expected to make a seamless transition back to being female in their teens, an ...

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  5. The Psychology Behind Costco's Free SamplesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    In 2010, a Minnesotan named Erwin Lingitz was arrested in a Supervalu grocery store after spending an excessive amount of time at the deli counter. In the words of a Supervalu spokesperson, Lingitz had violated While the charges were later dropped, the evidence remains incriminating: After a search, Lingitz was found to have stored in his pockets about a dozen soy sauce packets and "1.46 pounds of summer sausage and beef stick samples."

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  6. HopeLab Wins the $100,000 Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit InnovationRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Drucker Institute has announced that HopeLab is the winner of the 2014 Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation. The Drucker Institute has announced that HopeLab is the winner of the 2014 Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation.

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  7. Kobritz Column: Baseball GMs are qualified, but they need players to performRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    ... agents, the media, his team president and owner. A background in finance, law, public relations, politics and psychology would be of benefit as well. And don't forget statistical analysis to stay abreast of the analytical trends in baseball. A GM ...

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  8. Ethical behavior can be contagious, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... sigh and roll their eyes - don't blame them. Blame their brain anatomy. A study by San Diego State University psychology professor Jean M. Twenge shows Americans are more depressed now than they have been in decades. Teenagers who said they had a ...

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  9. Two UCLA Scientists Receive NIH Grants to Further BRAIN Initiative ResearchRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... role in the effort. The campus boasts strength not only in neuroscience but also in genetics, nanotechnology, psychology, psychiatry and other academic fields, and researchers from those disciplines work closely together. Even before the national ...

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  10. 33 Prominent People with ENFP Personality TypeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Buzzle.com

    ... there also comes a need to relate with others around us so as to not feel alienated and too different. Psychology studies the human mind, and amongst the various parameters they study, personality is one of them. And based on research and theories ...

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  11. Intervention helps decrease 'mean girl' behaviors, MU researchers findRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... relational aggression," said co-author Connie Brooks, an assistant professor in the Department of Health Psychology in the School of Health Professions and in the Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. "This study was an ...

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  12. Psychologists Are Learning How to Convince Conservatives to Take Climate Change SeriouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... after ten years of evidence, climate-science communicators haven't," said Dan Kahan , a professor of law and psychology at Yale who studies how people respond to information challenging their beliefs. Luckily, social and political psychologists are ...

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  13. Self-compassion key to positive body image, copingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Science Daily

    ... recognition that these struggles are a normal part of life," said Professor Allison Kelly of the Department of Psychology at Waterloo, and the study's lead author. "How we treat ourselves during difficult times that may seem unrelated to our bodies ...

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  14. What makes a song sing? Backup singersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Science Daily

    ... chances of reaching the top of the charts," said Nunes, a music lover and beginning guitarist fascinated by the psychology of music. The researchers analyzed all 1,029 No. 1 songs on Billboard's Hot 100 between 1958 and 2012 and each of the 1,451 ...

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  15. Why do negative fundraising appeals actually work?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology and the former editor-in-chief of Psychology Today magazine. "Loss is simply more impactful than gain. Loss can even cause trauma, which can permanently alter one's life; ...

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  16. Phyllis CheslerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hilobrow

    "My failings and strengths are those of an intellectual and an artist, rather than those of a 'crisis-intervener' or a revolutionary organizer," wrote psychologist PHYLLIS CHESLER in her groundbreaking Women and Madness . Yet that book did nothing if not intervene in a crisis - women's oppression by the institutional and theoretical paradigms of mental health - and organize the components of a consciousness revolution.

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  17. Development models put to the test: low birth weight children are...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... of development for low birth weight populations. The researchers report their findings in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry . Psychological theories assume that some children are more susceptible to environmental influences than others ...

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  18. Pyrenees Mountains Book: Aspe Valley Clouds MonochromeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | James Lomax Photography

    ... The science part of it can be taught technically with reference to the Rule of Thirds, leading lines and the psychology of the gaze: what attracts your attention in a shot, where does your eye travel, and why? The art part of composition is more ...

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  19. Homosexuality can be defined as a disorderRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Lobo

    ... at UCLA, which reported in 2011 that 1.7 percent of people identify as gay or lesbian. From studying biology and psychology in undergrad, I can't help but think that homosexuality results from failure of the sexual orientation to develop correctly. ...

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  20. Talentoday Announces Launch of Enterprise Career Guidance PlatformRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Talentoday , a psychometric, social and data-driven career guidance solution, announced today the launch of enterprise platform Talentoday Manager to transform the world of career guidance through data and personal insights. Talentoday helps organizations of all sizes engage with their teams by adding value to both employers and employees.

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