The technique scientists used to retrieve memories in mice is unlikely to work in humans, though the proof-of-concept study shows memories may often still exist in the brains of patients.
Date Posted: March 19, 2016
A new study of children with anxiety disorders suggests that response to CBT is influenced by many genetic variants of small effect - rather than any individual gene.
Categories: Anxiety, Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Cognitive Behavioral TherapyGO
Instances of assault, battery, rape, stalking and emotional abuse in relationships can be difficult for nurses to handle, but now there's the first training for it.
Categories: Aggression & Violence, Domestic Violence, Marital CounselingGO
Exposure to common air pollutants during pregnancy may predispose children to problems regulating their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors later on, according to a new study.
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Emotional Abuse, Inattention, ...GO
A chemical discovered in the Bruce Hammock laboratory at the University of California, Davis, may be a new, innovative tool to control depression.
Scientists have discovered a mechanism for how anxiety may disrupt decision making.
By learning a complex task over a long period, we all have the power to break down barriers in the brain that were thought to be fixed.
Categories: Academic IssuesGO
A new study is underway to determine whether treating a depressed caregiver will improve the child’s asthma.
Categories: Depression, Health / Illness / Medical Issues, ParentingGO
A relatively short intervention program recently developed by researchers at the University at Buffalo can lead to significant reductions in some of these behaviors.
Categories: Bullying, Child and/or Adolescent IssuesGO
The British Psychological Society (BPS) is promoting action to deal with low morale, stress and depression among mental health professionals.
Categories: Other, Workplace IssuesGO
A variety of physical activities from walking to gardening and dancing can improve brain volume and cut the risk of Alzheimer's disease by 50%, a new study suggests.
Categories: Dementia, Health / Illness / Medical IssuesGO
Brain maps of people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) show different levels of connectivity between parts of the brain compared with typical individuals, scientists report.
Categories: Autism spectrum disordersGO
Middle-aged adults with psychological illness such as anxiety and depression are more likely to have longer hospital stays and rehabilitation following trauma affecting bones and muscles.
Categories: Anxiety, Depression, Health / Illness / Medical IssuesGO
The age at which a child starts school may influence their likelihood of being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, suggests a new study.
Categories: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)GO
When people playing violent video games focus on killing and maiming, they don't often remember the corporate brands they see along the way.
The societies we live in can have a direct influence on how dishonest people may be, according to a new study.