brain dysfunction could trap those with anxiety

Study reveals how brain dysfunction could trap those with anxiety in a low social status. Neuroscientists at EPFL identify a brain region that links anxious temperament to low social status. The researchers were able to tweak social hierarchy in animals using a regular vitamin. There are important differences in how individuals approach life. While some […]

Study reveals how brain dysfunction could trap those with anxiety in a low social status. Neuroscientists at EPFL identify a brain region that links anxious temperament to low social status. The researchers were able to tweak social hierarchy in animals using a...

Exclusive Pedophilia and VRS:SO Scores

“Contemporary research and clinical practice underscores the importance of discerning subgroups of child molesters on the basis of an underlying pedophilic preference. Indeed, prior meta-analytic reviews (e.g., Hanson & Bussière, 1998) have identified pedophilia, as with other paraphilias, to be an important marker of sexual re-offense risk.  A diagnosis of exclusive pedophilia and scores on […]

“Contemporary research and clinical practice underscores the importance of discerning subgroups of child molesters on the basis of an underlying pedophilic preference. Indeed, prior meta-analytic reviews (e.g., Hanson & Bussière, 1998) have identified pedophilia,...

Mothers’ Attitudes toward Justice System Influence Adolescent

Mothers’ negative legitimacy attitudes toward the justice system indirectly predict increased youth re-offending. Negative attitudes toward the justice system are associated with higher rates of reoffending, but there is little information about how these negative attitudes are formed among youth. Despite the well-documented link between parents’ and children’s attitudes in other domains, no research has […]

Mothers’ negative legitimacy attitudes toward the justice system indirectly predict increased youth re-offending. Negative attitudes toward the justice system are associated with higher rates of reoffending, but there is little information about how these negative...

What you should Know About People With Schizophrenia

I’ve lived with schizophrenia for 10 years, and there are questions which seemingly always pop up whenever I trust someone enough to disclose my diagnosis. There are also things that catch me off guard about the state of knowledge surrounding major mental illnesses that I’d like to confront. These myths perpetuate the stigma surrounding mental […]

I’ve lived with schizophrenia for 10 years, and there are questions which seemingly always pop up whenever I trust someone enough to disclose my diagnosis. There are also things that catch me off guard about the state of knowledge surrounding major mental illnesses...