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Woody Allen Discusses Paternal Relationship with Soon-Yi... One of the biggest names in Hollywood over the past 50 years has been Woody Allen. The prolific director’s personal life has been the subject of great scrutiny and debate … ...
The Line between Parenting and Political Correctness Parenting is the most difficult, challenging, and stressful job anyone will ever do in their life. With a job that requires no qualifications and offers no training, how do parents know what is right and what is wrong when shaping their children for the future? … ...
Choosing Recovery I have a friend who is the epitome of stability, but twenty-seven years ago she was diagnosed as insane. Before stability, she would flit off to France at a moments notice because she had a … ...
What Do You Wish Your Parents Had Said to You? Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN) is, by definition, nothing. How can nothing be something? How can nothing be a source of enduring pain and struggle? It seems unfathomable… until you see it … ...
Langues, Sprache, Taal: Firstborn children learn second languages better than their younger siblings First born siblings are more likely to develop better second language skills, according to a study of 1,200 bilingual children published earlier this summer in Frontiers in Psychology. The study focused on the theory that families with more than one child are thought to follow the resource-dilution model: children with fewer (or zero) siblings “achieve [...] The post Langues, Sprache, Taal: Firstborn children learn second languages better than their younger siblings appeared first on PsyPost.
How to Identify a Narcissist In Family or Couples... How does a therapist identify a narcissist in therapy? In general, a therapist “knows” because of how much time and energy it takes to manage simple therapy processes. They come dictating the terms; … ...
Is modern living leading to a ‘hidden epidemic’ of neurological disease? Modern living could be responsible for an ‘almost epidemic’ increase in neurological brain disease, according to new research from Bournemouth University. Published in the USA journal Surgical Neurology International the study compared 21 Western countries between 1989 and 2010 and found that dementias are starting a decade earlier than they used to in adults. Furthermore [...] The post Is modern living leading to a ‘hidden epidemic’ of neurological disease? appeared first on PsyPost.
When new parents become unhappy, brothers and sisters become less likely Couples who perceive a drop in happiness in the first year after they became parents, have a lower probability of having a second child. A study by the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock, Germany, has shown that the larger the loss in well-being, the smaller the probability of a second baby. [...] The post When new parents become unhappy, brothers and sisters become less likely appeared first on PsyPost.
Researchers map ‘self-regulation’ to develop comprehensive definition The term “self-regulation” has started appearing in children’s report cards of late, but what it means is often unclear to parents. Thanks to three York University researchers, who have created a clear-cut definition for learning this important psychological concept, parents and teachers can now have a better understanding of what “self-regulation” means and how they [...] The post Researchers map ‘self-regulation’ to develop comprehensive definition appeared first on PsyPost.
New study shows how complex bonobo communication is similar to that of human infants Researchers at the University of Birmingham, UK and the University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, have found that wild bonobos, our closest living relatives in the primate world, communicate in a similar manner to human infants, using a high-pitched call type, or ‘peep’, that requires context to be understood. The finding that bonobos use a type of [...] The post New study shows how complex bonobo communication is similar to that of human infants appeared first on PsyPost.
Scans show brainwaves of those with epilepsy synchronize with music The brains of people with epilepsy appear to react to music differently from the brains of those who do not have the disorder, a finding that could lead to new therapies to prevent seizures, according to research presented at the American Psychological Association’s 123rd Annual Convention. “We believe that music could potentially be used as [...] The post Scans show brainwaves of those with epilepsy synchronize with music appeared first on PsyPost.
The Shocking Truth About Your Child’s Freshman Year [Long-term... Have you heard how painfully high the dropout rates are at four-year colleges? Well, there also may be some pretty scary mental health issues we should look into according to research … ...
Forgotten Yet Priceless: The Common Pitfall Your Freshman Needs... Have you heard how painfully high the dropout rates are at four-year colleges? Well, there are also some scary mental health issues you should look into according to research on college … ...
The Shocking Truth About Your Child’s Freshman Year Have you heard how painfully high the dropout rates are at four-year colleges? Well, there may be some pretty scary mental health issues we should look into according to research on … ...
The Evolutionary Psychology of “You’re Dead to Me” From time to time, people “cut others off.” This happens in all kinds of social spheres. Evolutionary psychology can help us understand why. It can also help us understand how to do better than that …
Finding Peace in Any Moment Ironically, we’re often unaware of what we’re paying attention to. And where our attention wanders can be anything but peaceful. At any moment your mind might be stuck on a record of negative, troublesome thoughts. According to psychologist Gail Brenner, Ph.D, “you might be worrying … ...
8 Things Mentally Strong People Do Every Single Day Mentally strong people work had to keep strengthening their mental muscles.
Can Music Help People With Epilepsy? Scans show brainwaves of those with disorder appear to synchronize with music
What Does the Richest Person in the World Want? I spent much of the past few years traveling around the country asking people to let me into their homes and their lives. So much has changed about the way … ...
Missing Link Found From Brain To The Immune System Vessels discovered in the brain that were thought not to exist -- could revolutionise study of neurological diseases like Alzheimer's. » Continue reading: Missing Link Found From Brain To The Immune System » Read HealthiestBlog.com, the new site from PsyBlog's author Related articles:The Personality Trait Linked To The Strongest Immune System Discovered: How The Brain Repairs Itself After a Stroke Alzheimer’s: New Direction Reveals Surprising Source of Disease Surprising Link Between Body Weight and Dementia Risk, Study Finds The Healthy Brain Food In Every Fridge That Gets Overlooked