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Psychology is the study of human mental functions, behavior and processes.
Emotion-focused therapy - pioneering new treatment for emotional trauma and depression

Emotion-focused therapy - pioneering new treatment for emotional trauma and depression

Hispanic children are less likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder

Hispanic children are less likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

Scientists are trying to determine what goes on inside the brain when it sees a face

Scientists are trying to determine what goes on inside the brain when it sees a face

New insights into hormone therapy show when estrogen best aids brain

New insights into hormone therapy show when estrogen best aids brain

Brief psychological interventions are effective in relieving traumatic stress symptoms in family members

Brief psychological interventions are effective in relieving traumatic stress symptoms in family members

Innovative guide for Moms, Kids with ADD

Innovative guide for Moms, Kids with ADD

Dolphins brain size helps to provide some answers to how the species evolved in relation to humans

Dolphins brain size helps to provide some answers to how the species evolved in relation to humans

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

Intoxicated honey bees provide greater insights into the effects of alcohol

Intoxicated honey bees provide greater insights into the effects of alcohol

Estrogen treatment had less beneficial effect on memory in active female mice

Estrogen treatment had less beneficial effect on memory in active female mice

Male scientists typically have a level of the hormone oestrogen as high as their testosterone level

Male scientists typically have a level of the hormone oestrogen as high as their testosterone level

Study into ageing yields wealth of data

Study into ageing yields wealth of data

Researchers have found two areas of the brain that appear to compete for control over behavior

Researchers have found two areas of the brain that appear to compete for control over behavior

Measuring a child's IQ is an obsolete way to determine intelligence

Measuring a child's IQ is an obsolete way to determine intelligence

Psychic powers that enable people to see auras around others may simply be a quirk of the brain

Psychic powers that enable people to see auras around others may simply be a quirk of the brain

Study shows how people with severe and persistent mental illnesses live their everyday lives

Study shows how people with severe and persistent mental illnesses live their everyday lives

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

President Bush's eyes revealed more uncomfort in the debate than Kerry's

President Bush's eyes revealed more uncomfort in the debate than Kerry's

Innovative help for parents of autistic children

Innovative help for parents of autistic children