Mother’s Age at Birth May Influence Symptoms of Depression In Daughters


The daughters, but not the sons, of women who give birth at age 30 or older are more likely to experience symptoms of depression as young adults, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. In this study, the researchers looked at self-reported levels of various symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress from 1,200 […]

Study shows pupil size is sensitive to musically induced emotions


When people are listening to music, their emotional reactions to the music are reflected in changes in their pupil size. Researchers from the University of Vienna and the University of Innsbruck, Austria, are the first to show that both the emotional content of the music and the listeners’ personal involvement with music influence pupil dilation. […]

Modulating brain’s stress circuity might prevent Alzheimer’s disease.


In a novel animal study design that mimicked human clinical trials, researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that long-term treatment using a small molecule drug that reduces activity of the brain’s stress circuitry significantly reduces Alzheimer’s disease (AD) neuropathology and prevents onset of cognitive impairment in a mouse model of the […]

Develop your skills with the PCL-R & PCL:SV Master Course


Dr. Hart presents a training program on Clinical and Forensic Applications of the Hare PCL-R and PCL:SV. Participants will begin by learning principles of administration and interpretation, then building related skills by completing and reviewing case studies. Next, participants will develop the most effective ways to communicate their findings, both in writing and orally. Throughout, […]