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  1. Market MoverHURRY Up for the Wall Street ExpressRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... who could tell the king when he was making an ass of himself. In his last long interview, with Jay Dixit of the Psychology Today website, he talked about being a young comedian and recognizing himself in the writing of Arthur Koestler: "The jester ...

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  2. Our heroes: Is there one in us all?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    ... heroism and courage, and how to foster those qualities, is a relatively recent development, part of the positive psychology movement that says virtues are worth studying as well as dysfunctions. In this part of our series on heroism, we look at the ...

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  3. Find the right team for pain managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    University of Utah Health Care's Pain Management Center offers a cutting-edge interdisciplinary approach to treating chronic pain. Patients work with a collaborative team of pain experts - a physician, a physical therapist and a psychologist.

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  4. Keeping Your Balance: Surviving the Hectic Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    ... venture to speculate that introverted types both prefer and need more sleep than extraverted types. (For any psychology graduate students or sleep researchers reading this, my hypothesis might make for an interesting thesis or dissertation.) Another ...

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  5. Was revenge a hidden rationale for torture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... methods really what motivates support for those methods? Or is there a darker psychological motive? Social psychology has long established that people are often mistaken about what drives their own viewpoints and behaviors. My research suggests that ...

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  6. Torture leaves long-term psychological scarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... think, and it doesn't leave any marks," said psychologist Steven Reisner, a co-founder of the Council for Ethical Psychology, who has criticized health providers' involvement in the interrogations. Even a few days of sleep deprivation fog the mind, ...

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  7. The secret to motivation? It lies withinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Yet the motivational theories that dominate our workplace trace back to noted psychologist B.F. Skinner and his studies on how to reward pigeons for good behaviour with pellets of food. We believe, instinctively if not also deeply, that we can get people to do things by offering them monetary or psychological rewards.

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  8. Stop Giving Gifts: Unlocking Joy this Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    I'd like to propose a radical experiment this holiday season: stop buying each other "stuff." That means no gadgets, no toys, and especially no gift cards.

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  9. Stress May Increase Desire for Reward but Not Pleasure, Research FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    ... when they got a whiff of the pleasing aroma, according to the study, published in APA's Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition . For the experiment, researchers recruited 36 university students, of whom 19 were men, who ...

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  10. Can Your Face Predict Leadership Success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fast Company

    ... misunderstood and misconstrued, Rasband says. She points to research by Albert Mehrabian, who is now professor of psychology emeritus at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. His 1981 paper, "Silent Messages: Implicit Communication of ...

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  11. War veterans: Researchers point to impact of combined brain injury, PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Science Daily

    ... an adjunct associate professor in the UK Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurosurgery and Psychology, and researchers at the University of Kentucky Department of Psychology, worked with veterans at the Lexington Veterans Affairs ...

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  12. PassingsANGELO Dundee, 90,Leaves the ArenaRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2012 | American Reporter

    If you are a psychologist, and you want to start a fight, it's hard to go wrong with putting out a study that concludes that the combination of low intelligence and socially conservative beliefs makes a person more likely to give in to racism and prejudice. That's what researchers at Brock University in Ontario found through a recent study - if you are a child with low intelligence, you are more likely to be a bigot as an adult.

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  13. the Second Half: Granddaughter is dating an older manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    ... told you so.” Tracey Barnes Priestley is a life coach with a master's degree in community counseling psychology and more than 30 years of experience as a counselor, educator and consultant. She is married and the mother of three adult ...

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  14. Victoria native receives doctorate of philosophy 48 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    Nadia N. Cano graduated from New Mexico State University with a doctorate in counseling psychology Dec. 13. Her dissertation is titled "The Relationship Between Psychosocial Cultural Factors and Mexican-American College Student Academic Achievement." Cano graduated from Victoria High School and then received a bachelor of science and master of arts degree from University of Houston-Victoria.

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  15. Wilson Memorial Hospital District, special board meeting, Dec. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Wilson County News

    ... in Criminology, Corrections, Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement/Police Science, Counseling, Pre-Law, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Human Services Development, Public Administration, or a related field that has been approved by the Community ...

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  16. Torture leaves long-term psychological scars, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SFGate

    At times, waterboarding rendered al Qaeda terror suspect Abu Zubaydah hysterical. But later, a message to CIA headquarters described an interrogator merely lifting his eyebrow and snapping his fingers, leading Zubaydah to "slowly on his own to the water table" to lie down.

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  17. Also: 'Shut Up, Because Rape'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Other McCain

    ... L.M., Mastroleo, N.R., & Borsari, B. (2012). Correlates of alcohol-related regretted sex among college students. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 26, 782-790. Orchowski, L. M., United, A.S., Gidycz, C. A. (2012). Reducing risk for sexual ...

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  18. Got New Year's resolutions? UCLA can help you follow throughRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    It's that time of the year again, when you make your New Year's resolutions to become a healthier, more productive and all-around better person next year. The hard part, of course, is following through.

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  19. How Torture Changes the BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Philadelphia

    ... think, and it doesn't leave any marks," said psychologist Steven Reisner, a co-founder of the Council for Ethical Psychology, who has criticized health providers' involvement in the interrogations. Even a few days of sleep deprivation fog the mind, ...

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  20. Is Self-Compassion More Important than Self-Esteem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Psychology Today

    Few concepts in popular psychology have gotten more attention over the last few decades than self-esteem and its importance in life success and long-term mental health . Of course, much of this discussion has focused on young people, and how families, parents , teachers, coaches, and mentors can provide the proper psychological environment to help them grow into functional, mature, mentally stable adults.

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