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The crossroads of sports concussions and aging | OUPblog

The crossroads of sports concussions and aging | OUPblog | Psychology | Scoop.it
The consequences of traumatic brain injury (TBI) are sizable in both human and economic terms. In the USA alone, about 1.7 million new injuries happen annually, making TBI the leading cause of death and disability in people younger than 35 years of age. Survivors usually exhibit lifelong disabilities involving both motor and cognitive domains, leading to an estimated annual cost of $76.5 billion in direct medical services and loss of productivity in the USA.
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The Happiness Equation

The Happiness Equation | Psychology | Scoop.it
The solution is already in your head. (The Happiness Equation | Psychology Today http://t.co/1DIMrVnchs)
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What Do Other People Really Dream About?

What Do Other People Really Dream About? | Psychology | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered what other people dream about? It turns out, people all over the world often have very similar (and sometimes strange) dreams. (RT @Sec_BSCH: What's in your dreams?
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Ignore IQ Tests: Your Level of Intelligence Is Not Fixed for Life - Discover Magazine (blog)

Ignore IQ Tests: Your Level of Intelligence Is Not Fixed for Life - Discover Magazine (blog) | Psychology | Scoop.it
Ignore IQ Tests: Your Level of Intelligence Is Not Fixed for Life Discover Magazine (blog) The concept of testing intelligence was first successfully devised by French psychologists in the early 1900s to help describe differences in how well and...
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Tai Chi: a biopsychosocial approach to health

Tai Chi: a biopsychosocial approach to health | Psychology | Scoop.it
Merriam-Webster dictionary defines biopsychosocial (BPS) as of, relating to, or concerned with the biological, psychological, and social aspects of health in co

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9 Ways to Tell Who's Lying to You | Psychology Today

9 Ways to Tell Who's Lying to You | Psychology Today | Psychology | Scoop.it
University of Texas at Tyler psychologist Jacqueline Evans and her colleagues (2013) developed the Psychologically Based Credibility Assessment Tool (PBCAT), an 11-item rating scale you can readily adapt for your own ...
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Dan Gilbert: The psychology of your future self

"Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they're finished." Dan Gilbert shares recent research on a phenomenon he calls the "end of history ...
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Study examines why couples post 'lovey-dovey' updates on Facebook - Medical News Today

Study examines why couples post 'lovey-dovey' updates on Facebook - Medical News Today | Psychology | Scoop.it
Medical News Today Study examines why couples post 'lovey-dovey' updates on Facebook Medical News Today Many of us on Facebook are familiar with those couples who use the social networking site as a platform to declare their undying love for each...
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Expanding Our Perception

Techno-Perceptual Expansion: Our tools expand what we see. Learn More: Limits of Human Perception http://psychedelic-information-theory.com/Limits-of-Human-Perception "Any discussion...
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Let's Talk About Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder And Why It's More ...

Let's Talk About Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder And Why It's More ... | Psychology | Scoop.it
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can happen for lots of different reasons. They don't all have to do with war. Subscribe to Upworthy. First one is free... so are the rest. Daily. By submitting above you agree to the Upworthy privacy policy.
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Talk Less, Listen More to Be the Friend of a Person With Depression - Wall Street Journal

Talk Less, Listen More to Be the Friend of a Person With Depression - Wall Street Journal | Psychology | Scoop.it
Talk Less, Listen More to Be the Friend of a Person With Depression Wall Street Journal Camille Wortman, professor of social and health psychology at Stony Brook University, in New York, whose research focuses on grief, says we find it hard to...
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The biopsychosocial formulation manual a guide for mental health professionals

Mental health community.

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Moral behavior in animals

Moral behavior in animals | Psychology | Scoop.it
Empathy, cooperation, fairness and reciprocity -- caring about the well-being of others seems like a very human trait. But Frans de Waal shares some surprising videos of behavioral tests, on primates and other mammals, that show how many of these moral traits all of us share.
(Filmed at TEDxPeachtree.)
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Interesting video given to me by Kelly.  Thanks Kelly.

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This Is What The Brain Of Every Introvert Looks Like

This Is What The Brain Of Every Introvert Looks Like | Psychology | Scoop.it
"This Is What The Brain Of Every Introvert Looks Like". As an introvert I object strongly - pizza should have a far bigger share than that... (Fun take on "the brain of an Introvert".
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Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence - blogs.hbr.org (blog) | Psychology | Scoop.it
Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence
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There seems to be wide support for the idea that we are living in an “age of complexity”, which implies that the world has never been more intricate.
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Autism Without Fear: Is Corporate Use of 'Emotional Intelligence' Grounds for ... - Huffington Post (blog)

Autism Without Fear: Is Corporate Use of 'Emotional Intelligence' Grounds for ... - Huffington Post (blog) | Psychology | Scoop.it
Autism Without Fear: Is Corporate Use of 'Emotional Intelligence' Grounds for ...
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Scientists Experiment With Reworking Memory in Mice

Scientists Experiment With Reworking Memory in Mice | Psychology | Scoop.it
In experiments on mice, scientists rewired the circuits of the brain and changed the animals' bad memories into good ones. (RT @WSJ: Scientists rewired the circuits of the brain in mice and changed the animals' bad memories into good ones.
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How marketers use psychology to influence what we buy

How marketers use psychology to influence what we buy | Psychology | Scoop.it
Kirsten Drysdale takes a look at the marketers and academics searching for new, ever sneakier ways to make us buy.
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Controversy of Intelligence: Crash Course Psychology #23

You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Also, if y...
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Nonconformity and the Creative Life - YouTube

"And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music" -Nietzsche Learn More: On the Road - Jack Kerouac http://ww...
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Genetic disorders: 'It is devastating to watch your child lose every ...

Genetic disorders: 'It is devastating to watch your child lose every ... | Psychology | Scoop.it
The breakthrough for Lewis came when his neurologist recommended him to a project called Deciphering Developmental Disorders (DDD), which connects patients from regional genetics services with scientists at the ...
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Adult Autism Spectrum Disorder | Ask the Therapist - Psych Central

Adult Autism Spectrum Disorder | Ask the Therapist - Psych Central | Psychology | Scoop.it
Adult Autism Spectrum Disorder. By Holly Counts, Psy.D. I grew up in a house with two heroin addicts for parents, so concern over my health usually wasn't addressed, however my sisters and other family members have ...
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