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Smart people SLEEP LATE

Smart people SLEEP LATE | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
Sleep is a fundamental component of animal biology. New evidence confirms that, in humans, its timin... - The View from the West - Winnipeg Free Press.
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Unit 3 - Altered States of Consciousness

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Mental Illness in Kids: The Surprising Warning Signs - Emotional Health Center - Everyday Health

Mental Illness in Kids: The Surprising Warning Signs - Emotional Health Center - Everyday Health | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
Signs of mental illness such as depression in children can appear in preschool years. Youll need an expert in kids psychology to care for your child.
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» Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation: A New Electrical Treatment for Depression? - World of Psychology

» Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation: A New Electrical Treatment for Depression? - World of Psychology | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
One approach increasingly investigated for major depression is non-invasive brain stimulation. Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), for example.
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Relates to the topic of treatment in Unit 6-Adjustment and Breakdown. I believe this treatment was originally called Deep Brain Stimulation, but seems to have a new term, Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (TDCS).

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Why we beat the Neanderthals

Why we beat the Neanderthals | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
There's a misconception among a lot of us Homo sapiens that we and our direct ancestors are the only... - FYI - Winnipeg Free Press.
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Relates to Unit 2 - Life Span Development.

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Nature’s Prozac: Nutrition for Mental Health

Nature’s Prozac: Nutrition for Mental Health | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
The first line of defense against mental health issues should always be nutritional. Take a good look at your diet and contemplate the fuel you are putting into your body. (...
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Food for thought? I think the writer means 'crab' and not 'crap' on the last list.

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Have your say: How do we create a safe space for people with mental illness to come forward for help?

Have your say: How do we create a safe space for people with mental illness to come forward for help? | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
The courage it took for TSN’s Michael Landsberg to publicly discuss his mental health struggles is inspiring (How do we create a safe space for people to address mental health issues? The experts weigh in...
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Harper targets mentally ill offenders

Harper targets mentally ill offenders | Introduction to Psychology - PY40S | Scoop.it
OTTAWA -- Prime Minister Stephen Harper unveiled a new law Friday to make it easier to keep in custo... - Canada - Winnipeg Free Press.
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Connects to Unit 6 - Adjustment and Breakdown. A highly contoversial topic with many reader comments.

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