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Mindfulness Skills Benefit Both Physician And Patient

Mindfulness Skills Benefit Both Physician And Patient | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Training physicians in mindfulness meditation and communication skills can improve the quality of primary care for both practitioners and their patients

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Enhanced brain-computer interface promises unparalleled autonomy for disabled

Enhanced brain-computer interface promises unparalleled autonomy for disabled | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

In the 2009 film Surrogates, humans live vicariously through robots while safely remaining in their own homes. That sci-fi future is still a long way off, but recent advances in technology, supported by EU funding, are bringing this technology a step closer to reality in order to give disabled people more autonomy and independence than ever before.

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Can Dehumanizing Patients Be a Good Thing?

Can Dehumanizing Patients Be a Good Thing? | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Dehumanization in medicine is endemic and while it can result in disastrous effects, it also can be beneficial in some cases, according to new research

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» Patients Can Be Helpful Peer Counselors

» Patients Can Be Helpful Peer Counselors | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
A peer in the world of mental health and substance abuse lingo means a fellow person who has also been diagnosed with a mental health or substance abuse...
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