~17 min read · Feb 5th · Psychology and neuroscience are such rapidly growing fields of research, it’s easy to get confused. If you’ve sometimes been scratching your head trying to figure out who does what, this guide is for…
contrast, the goal of clinical psychology is to reduce the distress and improve the psychological well-being of patients
Community psychology studies the psychological impact of an individual’s context within a community and a wider society.
Instead of focusing on one species, comparative psychology is the study of behaviors across species.
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“Where does the mind stop and the rest of the world begin?”
Research shows that it’s especially important that we feel a sense of control and ownership over the space in which we do our learning or working
humans think best when they are interacting with others
8 min read · Jul 20th · The most vital quandary of mental health disorders and therapies today is not whether they change the brain but how
A brain-based approach to mental health disorders might also help us invent new treatments.
Some patients showed a significant benefit of the combined treatment, and some did not – just like in so many treatments for depression.
A crucial scientific challenge of our era will be measuring the cognitive and biological changes occurring in mental health on an individual level, and mapping out their relationships with treatment outcomes.