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Published Apr. 25, 2016 7:00 AM

Impulsive binge drinking is a serious public health issue, and to reveal predisposing factors to this consumption pattern is, therefore, required.

Published Apr. 18, 2016 7:15 AM

Little is known about parents' health following their children's exposure to trauma.

Published Apr. 4, 2016 7:00 AM

The structure of trauma narratives is considered to be related to posttraumatic stress symptomatology and thus the capacity to make a coherent narrative after stressful events is crucial for mental health.

Published Mar. 7, 2016 7:15 AM

The study investigated the effectiveness of an 8-week intensive residential treatment programme based on principles from intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy for patients with known treatment-resistant anxiety- and/or depressive disorders (mainly with comorbid personality disorders).

Published Mar. 7, 2016 7:00 AM

Cognitive impairment is a core feature of psychosis spectrum disorders.

Published Feb. 29, 2016 7:15 AM

Both lay persons and professionals believe that the emotions displayed by a child witness during disclosure of sexual abuse are a factor of importance when judging the child’s credibility.

Published Feb. 29, 2016 7:00 AM

In well-being research the term happiness is often used as synonymous with life satisfaction.

Published Jan. 25, 2016 7:00 AM

Body language reading is a social cognitive process with importance for successful maneuvering of social situations.

Published Jan. 18, 2016 7:00 AM

The experiences of persons affected by gross human rights violations during the dictatorship in Argentina, with regard to economic reparations for their suffering and losses, were explored.

Published Jan. 11, 2016 7:30 AM

Binge drinking leads to brain damage.

Published Jan. 11, 2016 7:00 AM

Research into embodied cognition (EC) in cognitive neuroscience and psychology has risen exponentially over the last 25 years, covering a vast area of research; from understanding how ability to judge speech sounds depends on an intact motor cortex, to why people perceive hills as steeper when carrying a heavy backpack.

Published Dec. 14, 2015 7:00 AM

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) modulates the excitability of neuronal responses and consequently can affect performance on a variety of cognitive tasks.

Published Dec. 14, 2015 6:45 AM

Public discourse often portrays Islam as the main obstacle for Muslim minorities' integration, paying little attention to the contextual factors hindering this process.

Published Dec. 7, 2015 7:30 AM

Depression is a common illness which tends to have a relapsing progression.

Published Dec. 7, 2015 7:00 AM

Maltreated (n = 26) and non-maltreated (n = 31) 7- to 12-year-old children were tested on the Deese/Roediger–McDermott (DRM) false memory task using emotional and neutral word lists.

Published Nov. 9, 2015 7:00 AM

There is a growing realization that early life influences have lasting impact on brain function and structure.

Published Oct. 12, 2015 7:15 AM

To evaluate the factor structure and clinical validity of a Norwegian translation of the treatment outcome package (TOP). Exploratory factor analysis was used to confirm the factor structure of the TOP (n ¼ 334).

Published Oct. 12, 2015 7:00 AM

Personal and political action on climate change is traditionally thought to be motivated by people accepting its reality and importance.

Published Oct. 5, 2015 7:15 AM

A sample of 1,102 psychotherapists aged 60 years and older was selected from the multinational database of the Society for Psychotherapy Research Collaborative Research Network.

Published Sep. 28, 2015 7:15 AM

Diagnostic criteria for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) have been revised for DSM-5.

Published Sep. 28, 2015 7:00 AM

Although integration involves a process of mutual accommodation, the role of majority groups is often downplayed to passive tolerance, leaving immigrants with the sole responsibility for active integration.

Published Sep. 21, 2015 7:15 AM

The early life narratives of 34 unaccompanied refugee minors, especially their reports of interpersonal violence, were analyzed using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA).

Published Sep. 21, 2015 7:00 AM

Executive functioning is a multi-dimensional construct covering several sub-processes.

Published Sep. 14, 2015 7:15 AM

The present study examined a national sample of Norwegian investigative interviews in alleged child sexual abuse cases (N = 224) across a 10-year period (2002–2012), in order to decide whether practice had improved over the decade in terms of the types of questions asked.

Published Sep. 14, 2015 7:00 AM

Recent work design theories propose that the work design configuration (i.e. ‘work system’) in an organization interacts with its broader social and economic environment.