ADHD drugs worsen health

Contrary to popular beliefs, studies have proven that drugs used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are ineffective in bettering one’s cognitive functioning and can instead harm certain functioning abilities.

Sep 20

Categories: Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity ...

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New treatment method that identifies emotions

New treatment methods were designed from technology inspirations and research about perceiving different moods from neural signals in the human brain.

Sep 20

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Relationship between Brain functioning and Depression

This article talks about how certain experiences in life may lead to signs of Depression in many ways due to the way our brain reacts to wins and losses. A strong reaction to winning enhances the positive impacts of good experiences on symptoms of ...

Sep 20

Categories: Adult psychological development, Depression, Health Psychology

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The Link between ADHD and Parkinsons’

A new study has found that adults with an ADHD diagnosis and those currently on psychostimulant medication have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s-like disorders.

Sep 17

Categories: Adult ADHD, Adult psychological development, Attention Deficit ...

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Trauma from Sexual Violence

This article talks about how the trauma suffered by young women from sexual abuse can result in the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Sep 13

Categories: Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues, Adjusting to Change / Life ...

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Significance of our Childhood

This article explains how childhood experiences are more valuable than we think as they contribute to a huge part of who we are today.

Sep 11

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Ways to improve Self-Esteem

There are days when we feel so good as though nothing can bring us down, but there are also days when we feel like a failure and everything is falling apart. It is normal for everyone to experience fluctuations in our self-esteem. The following are ...

Sep 7

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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You are in control of your emotions

It starts with believing that you are in control of your emotions to alleviate any emotional distress present. When people experience a negative emotion, they either give in and let themselves be negatively affected by them, or they would try to ...

Sep 7

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Modern treatment for Anxiety and Fear

Technology advancement is one of the greatest gifts in our society today. A modern form of treatment called the Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy (VRGET), was invented and deemed as an effective way to treat certain phobias, anxiety, panic ...

Sep 4

Categories: Adult psychological development, Agoraphobia, Anxiety, Cognitive ...

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Imposter Syndrome

This article talks about a psychological condition called Imposter Syndrome, when people cannot recognize their achievements.

Sep 4

Categories: Adult psychological development, Health Psychology, Self-Confidence, ...

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The Brain and Resilience

This article explores the new associations found between the brain, individual resilience and anxiety.

Sep 3

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Parents’ health conditions are related to ADHD in children

Parents who smoke and diagnosed with depression are linked to the probability of their child having attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Aug 31

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Causes of Eating Disorders

People who have low self-esteem or often doubt and feel nervous about themselves, have a high possibility of developing eating disorders. This group of people are said to have Insecure attachment.

Aug 21

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...

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Frustrations and Nightmares

Frustration can lead to a higher chance of having repeated nightmares. This sense of frustration that is usually caused by the lack of freedom and connection with people, and a sense of incompetency, result in one having negative perceptions of ...

Aug 21

Categories: Adult psychological development, Health Psychology

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For Anxiety, A Single Intervention Is Not Enough

New research has shown that no matter which treatment they get, only 20 percent of young people diagnosed with anxiety will stay well over the long term.

Jun 1

Categories: Adult psychological development, Anxiety, Child and/or Adolescent ...

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