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Electrical stimulation of the brain´s cells, for performance improvement whilst solving challenging tasks, can lead to mental overload.
Few visual impressions can be compared to humans’ interest for faces.New thesis suggests that our brain rewards us for looking at pretty faces.
Instead of shifting the responsibility on to the refugees, we need to treat them as fellow citizens and include them in our everyday lives, according to researcher.
Binge drinking is associated to decisions favoring positive and discounting negative consequences
May 2, 2016
Decision making in binge drinkers is both risky and disadvantageous; however, previous operationalization of binge drinking has failed to capture the dimensionality of the phenomenon, differentiate drinking pattern from actual alcohol consumption and control for the influence of other substance use and general executive ability.
The resilient practitioner: Burnout and compassion fatigue prevention and self-care strategies for the helping professions
May 2, 2016
Michael Helge Rønnestad har sammen med Thomas Skovholdt skrevet kapittelet "The evolving practitioner from early anxiety to – usually – competence" i T. M. Skovholt & M. Trotter-Mathison (Eds.). The resilient practitioner: Burnout and compassion fatigue prevention and self-care strategies for the helping professions, 3rd. Edition
Which facets of impulsivity predict binge drinking?
Apr 25, 2016
Impulsive binge drinking is a serious public health issue, and to reveal predisposing factors to this consumption pattern is, therefore, required.
Parents of terror victims. A longitudinal study of parental mental health following the 2011 terrorist attack on Utøya Island
Apr 18, 2016
Little is known about parents' health following their children's exposure to trauma.