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  1. Internet Searches May Make People Feel Smarter Than They Actually AreRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    Searching the Internet for information may make people feel smarter than they actually are, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association. "The Internet is such a powerful environment, where you can enter any question, and you basically have access to the world's knowledge at your fingertips," said lead researcher Matthew Fisher, a fourth-year doctoral candidate in psychology at Yale University.

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  2. Exploding head syndrome could affect 1 in 5 young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Exploding head syndrome might not be a condition that people are familiar with, but according to new research published in the Journal of Sleep Research , a surprisingly high percentage of young people could experience the psychological phenomenon. Exploding head syndrome involves hearing abrupt loud noises without any external cause, typically occurring when waking up or going to sleep.

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  3. Soul Keeping: Caring for the Most Important Part of YouRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christianity Today

    ... to the personal, and he finds himself in a state of confession: "Why is it that I have a PhD in clinical psychology and yet I'm not sure who I am?" Willard responds by introducing Ortberg to the importance of his soul. "Your soul is not just ...

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  4. Emotional Intelligence Certification & Training Generates Over 200% growthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... with expertise in Human Resources, Organizational Development & Training, Industrial & Organizational Psychology, Executive Coaches, and other business leaders to engage with the EQ-i and evaluate bringing the language of EI into their organization ...

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  5. Overcoming the Stigma of Mental Health CareRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Kingsley Publishers. He is also editor of a recent volume in the American Psychological Association (APA) School Psychology Book Series, Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children and Adolescents: Evidence-Based Assessment and Intervention in Schools and ...

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  6. Commodity StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... For the unfamiliar, technical analysis is a way for investors to quantify qualitative factors, such as investor psychology, based on a stock's price action and trends. Once the domain of cloistered trading teams on Wall Street, technicals can help ...

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  7. In need of good luck? Change your handwritingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... its popularity and the public's excitement over graphology, controversy surrounding the practice is still rife. Psychology, for example, has never considered graphology a science because there is no scientific evidence supporting the practice. ...

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  8. 5 Epic April Fool's Pranks and the Psychology Behind ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... were effective. You can read my top 5 here. Let's look at some more epic April Fool's pranks, and discuss the psychology behind them. Reduction in Earth's Gravity. In 1976 a British astronomer went on BBC radio and announced that an alignment of the ...

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  9. 'Exploding Head Syndrome' in Young People More Common Than ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... it," said Dr. Brian Sharpless, a Washington State University assistant professor and director of the university psychology clinic. Sharpless also discovered that more than one-third of those who had exploding head syndrome have also suffered from ...

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  10. Board of Trustees Names Two CLAS Faculty as Distinguished ProfessorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | UConn Advance

    On March 25, the UConn trustees confirmed two faculty members in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences as Board of Trustees Distinguished Professors: philosophy professor Jc Beall and psychology professor Blair T. Johnson. The designation is the University's highest academic honor, and is given in recognition of exceptional distinction in scholarship, teaching, and service at UConn.

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  11. How To Tell If You're Doing OK, In One ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    ... to raise a generation that is ready to make a difference in the world," study researcher Giacomo Bono, Ph.D., a psychology professor at California State University, said in a statement. Being constantly mindful of all the things you have to be ...

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  12. Internet Searches Create Illusion of Personal Knowledge, Research FindsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    Searching the Internet for information may make people feel smarter than they actually are, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association. "The Internet is such a powerful environment, where you can enter any question, and you basically have access to the world's knowledge at your fingertips," said lead researcher Matthew Fisher, a fourth-year doctoral candidate in psychology at Yale University.

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  13. 5 Beaten-Down Commodity Stocks to Trade for Big GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... For the unfamiliar, technical analysis is a way for investors to quantify qualitative factors, such as investor psychology, based on a stock's price action and trends. Once the domain of cloistered trading teams on Wall Street, technicals can help ...

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  14. Teenagers more inclined to repeat 'risky' behaviourRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... PhD student Claire White, alongside Dr Michaela Gummerum and Dr Yaniv Hanoch of Plymouth University's School of Psychology, and their article - Adolescents' and Young Adults' Online Risk Taking: The Role of Gist and Verbatim Representations - is ...

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  15. Symmetry leads to lack of attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    The findings could have implications for those who work with images which naturally form patterns, such as radiologists or medical specialists who examine symmetrical structures such as lungs. The study, from The Australian National University Research School of Psychology, examined how people register and understand visual information by using a series of dots in symmetrical and asymmetrical patterns.

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  16. Autism advocates savor gains, see challenges that lie aheadRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    Autism advocates are hailing a new state law requiring health insurers to cover therapy to treat the disorder, but cautioned there is more work to do. Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 885 into law Thursday, requiring health insurance providers to cover applied behavior analysis for children 2 to 8 for up to 26 hours a week.

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  17. Impact of Domestic Violence on Women's Mental HealthRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newswise

    In addition to their physical injuries, women who are victims of domestic violence are also at a greater risk of mental health problems such as depression and psychotic symptoms. These are the findings of a study that was just published by a team of researchers at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King's College London in England, the Institut universitaire en sante mentale de Montreal , and the University of Montreal.

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  18. For a More Creative Brain, TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... Traveling may have other brain benefits, too. Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, an associate professor of education and psychology at the University of Southern California, says that cross-cultural experiences have the potential to strengthen a person's ...

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  19. The Potential of Technology-Based Psychological Interventions for...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Journal of Medical Internet Research

    The Potential of Technology-Based Psychological Interventions for Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa: A Systematic Review and Recommendations for Future Research Previous studies have shown an unmet need in the treatment of eating disorders. In the last decade, interest in technology-based interventions for providing evidence-based therapies to individuals with different mental disorders has increased.

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  20. Online illusion: Unplugged, we really aren't that smartRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    The Internet brings the world to our fingertips, but it turns out that getting information online also has a startling effect on our brains: We feel a lot smarter than we really are, according to a Yale-led study published March 30 in the Journal of Experimental Psychology . In nine different experiments with more than 1,000 participants, Yale psychologists found that if subjects received information through Internet searches, they rated their knowledge base as much greater than those who obtained the information through other methods.

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