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Men Struggle During Infertility And Pregnancy Loss Too
In the three years that Thomas Smialek and his wife Sara have been trying to have a baby, they’ve endured two miscarriages and multiple failed infertility treatments. But this latest round of in-vitro fertilization, or IVF, has been especially challenging. Not only are they shelling out thousands of dollars in insurance co-pays and taking time off work to drive three hours round trip from their home in Marion, Illinois to their fertility clinic appointments in St. Louis, but Smialek, 33, can’t shake the feeling of being left out. While his wife and their doctor seem to talk over him during their conversations a...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men Struggle During Infertility And Pregnancy Loss Too
In the three years that Thomas Smialek and his wife Sara have been trying to have a baby, they’ve endured two miscarriages and multiple failed infertility treatments. But this latest round of in-vitro fertilization, or IVF, has been especially challenging. Not only are they shelling out thousands of dollars in insurance co-pays and taking time off work to drive three hours round trip from their home in Marion, Illinois to their fertility clinic appointments in St. Louis, but Smialek, 33, can’t shake the feeling of being left out. While his wife and their doctor seem to talk over him during their conversations a...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 28, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Paris Jackson says 13 Reasons Why 'extremely triggering'
Jackson, 19, has joined the National Association of School Psychologists in urging 'vulnerable' young people 'in a dark place' not to watch the hit Netflix show about suicide. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Liberia: University of Liberia Medical College Gets New Dean
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The President of the University of Liberia Prof. Dr. Emmet A. Dennis has appointed Associate Professor of Physiology and Chairman of the Department of Psychology at the A.M. Dogliotti College of Medicine, Dr. Z'Sherman Adams Jr., as Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean of the A. M. Dogliotti College of Medicine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 28, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Do bigots just lack imagination? | Oliver Burkeman
Empathy requires mental gymnastics at the best of times. Empathy for whole categories of people requires Olympic-level skillsIt is usually seen as a depressing paradox about human beings that we find it easier to sympathise with one person ’s suffering than with that of thousands:Stalin probably never really said “one death is a tragedy, a million deaths is a statistic” – but he was right all the same. It’s not much of a paradox, though. It makes sense: each of us has access to only one set of thoughts and emotions – our own – so we’re obliged to relate to others by analogy, working on the assumption t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 28, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Oliver Burkeman Tags: Psychology Health & wellbeing Life and style Refugees Language Source Type: news

Want to lose weight? Eat off a red plate
Red plates are thought to trigger a danger signal that reduces the amount we eat, according to Dr Charles Spence, professor of experimental psychology, University of Oxford. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Being a worrier could make you HAPPIER claims psychologist
Professor Kate Sweeny, of the University of California, Riverside, said that despite its negative reputation, not all worry is destructive or even futile to someone's mental health (stock). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People to Know: Shawn Holt
Shawn Holt CEO, Maryhaven Inc. How did you get into this industry? After receiving my bachelor’s degree in psychology, I provided front-line work in a secured residential facility with children who were diagnosed with severe behavioral challenges. As federal lawmakers regroup on health care legislation, what is one thing you would like to see change? I would like to see our federal lawmakers get together and make the necessary changes to allow patients the opportunity to have access to obtain… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 28, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Katy Smith Source Type: news

UTI test used by GPs gives wrong results in at least a fifth of cases, study claims
A large proportion of patients seeking help for urinary tract infections are being misdiagnosed – and even told their problem is psychological, say researchersA test that is routinely used by doctors to diagnose urinary tract infections wrongly gives a negative result in a fifth of cases, scientists have found.The findings imply that a large proportion of women who seek medical help for UTIs such as cystitis are being misdiagnosed, with some being told their problem is psychological. Many women with severe symptoms are also likely to have been refused antibiotics.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 28, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Science correspondent Tags: Medical research Science Health Biology Women & wellbeing Life and style Society Microbiology Source Type: news

Study examines state of social, personality psychology research
(University of Illinois at Chicago) University of Illinois at Chicago researchers conducted two studies to examine the state and quality of social and personality research and how practices have changed, if at all. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 28, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Field Handbook on Unaccompanied and Separated Children
Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action. 03/22/2017 This 287-page handbook provides up-to-date and detailed operational guidance for all actors concerned with the welfare and protection of unaccompanied and separated children. These girls and boys are at increased risk of physical and psychological harm, abduction, trafficking and unlawful recruitment or use by armed forces or armed groups, sexual abuse and exploitation, and permanent loss of identity. Chapter topics include characterizing family separation in emergencies, alternative care of unaccompanied and separated children, family tracing, reunification,...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 27, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Staking self-worth on the pursuit of money has negative psychological consequences
Although people living in consumer-based cultures such as the US often believe that they will be happier if they acquire more money, the findings of a newly published paper suggest that there may be downsides to this pursuit. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - April 27, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

The perfect memory: does it even exist? | Dean Burnett
Despite sensational news reports and pop-culture portrayals, the notion that any human has, or even could have, a 100% reliable memory is far from certainEvery now and then, yousee news reports of people with incredible memories, able to recall every single thing from their life at a moment ’s notice. Initially, it may sound like an incredibly useful ability. No more searching for your car keys that you had in your hand minutes ago, no more desperately stalling for time as you flounder to remember the name of the casual acquaintance who’s just said hello to you, no more taking note s at all. Why would you need to? It...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 27, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Dean Burnett Tags: Memory Science Neuroscience Psychology Science and scepticism Source Type: news

Rise of the sex robots – video
Advances in computer science and engineering have lifted animatronic lovers from the realms of science fiction to reality; the first models are due to go on sale by the end of the year.Jenny Kleeman meets the men who are making the sex robots, the customers who want to buy them – and the critics who say they are dangerousContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 27, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Tom Silverstone, Jenny Kleeman and Michael Tait Tags: Robots Sex Artificial intelligence (AI) Relationships Computing Consciousness Technology Human biology Science Life and style Neuroscience Psychology Source Type: news

Mental Qigong can be just as rewarding as its physical cousin
(Frontiers) New research in Frontiers in Psychology demonstrated through an extensive series of EEG measurements and statistical tests that mental practice of the dynamic Qigong technique Wu Qin Xi has the same effect on EEG brain activity as physical training of Qigong. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 27, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

The upside of worrying
(University of California - Riverside) Worry -- it does a body good. And, the mind as well. A new paper by Kate Sweeny, psychology professor at the University of California, Riverside, argues there's an upside to worrying. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 27, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Staking self-worth on the pursuit of money has negative psychological consequences
(University at Buffalo) Although people living in consumer-based cultures such as the US often believe that they will be happier if they acquire more money, the findings of a newly published paper by a University at Buffalo research team suggest that there may be downsides to this pursuit. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 27, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Lutein and zeaxanthin isomers demonstrates improved psychological stress levels
(OmniActive Health Technologies) Lutein and zeaxanthin isomers -- known as the macular carotenoids -- are traditionally associated with eye health, but researchers at the University of Georgia found an interesting connection to their function in brain health, showing that they improved psychological stress levels and reduced serum cortisol. The LAMA II (an acronym for Lutein, Vision and Mental Acuity II) study was the subject of a recent paper, which was published in the journal Nutritional Neuroscience, 2017 (Stringham, et al.). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 27, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

She Didn ' t Get A Flu Shot, So NYU Fired Her From A Position She ' d Held For 36 Years
Psychologist Leonore Tiefer lost her unpaid position at NYU because she did not comply with a new policy mandating that all employees get immunized to prevent the spread of flu to patients. Tiefer didn ' t see patients, and her case raies questions abou the ethics of such policies. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 26, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rita Rubin, Contributor Source Type: news

The use of emergency department-based psychological interventions to reduce repetition of self-harm behaviour - Witt K.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

A brief psychological intervention to reduce repetition of self-harm in patients admitted to hospital following a suicide attempt: a randomised controlled trial - O'Connor RC, Ferguson E, Scott F, Smyth R, McDaid D, Park AL, Beautrais A, Armitage CJ.
BACKGROUND: We investigated whether a volitional helpsheet (VHS), a brief psychological intervention, could reduce repeat self-harm in the 6 months following a suicide attempt. METHODS: We did a prospective, single-site, randomised controlled trial... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Social-cognitive and social-behavioral correlates of suicide risk in college students: contributions from interpersonal theories of suicide and depression - Dueweke AR, Schwartz-Mette RA.
OBJECTIVES: Joiner's interpersonal psychological theory of suicide (IPTS) is predated by literature examining maladaptive interpersonal behaviors associated with depression; however, research has not examined the potential relevance of such behaviors for t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Children and adolescents facing a continuous security threat: aggressive behavior and post-traumatic stress symptoms - Nuttman-Shwartz O.
There is extensive research evidence indicating that children and youth are the most vulnerable population for developing psychological symptoms relating to war and terror. Although studies have documented a wide range of detrimental emotional and behavior... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Teenagers can become disruptive if teachers use psychological pressure
A new study discovered that psychological pressure from teachers can contribute to disengagement amongst young teens. Active disengagement behaviors include talking and making noise, with daydreaming in class amongst the more passive disengagement behaviors. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - April 26, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Preadolescents' emotional and prosocial responses to negative TV news: investigating the beneficial effects of constructive reporting and peer discussion - Kleemans M, Schlindwein LF, Dohmen R.
This study examined whether applying insights from positive psychology to news production can reduce this potential harm, by reducing negative emotional responses and enh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychological support for people bereaved by suicide - Fouet T.
For several years, the Deux-S èvres department has been providing psychological support to people bereaved after the suicide of a loved one. The care provision is collaborative and coordinated.Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Masson SAS. All rights reser... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of intimate partner violence and its association with symptoms of depression; a cross-sectional study based on a female population sample in Sweden - L övestad S, Löve J, Vaez M, Krantz G.
BACKGROUND: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is the most common type of violence targeting women. IPV includes acts of physical aggression, sexual coercion, psychological abuse and controlling behaviors and these forms of violence often coexist in the same ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Ostracism and physiological arousal following traumatic brain injury - Kelly M, McDonald S, Rushby J.
This study aimed to examine the psychological and physiological effects of ostracism in adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI). RESEARCH DESIGN: A within-subject, counterbalanced design was used. The two conditions, inclusion and ostra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Neural biomarker and early temperament predict increased internalizing symptoms after a  natural disaster - Meyer A, Danielson CK, Danzig AP, Bhatia V, Black SR, Bromet E, Carlson G, Hajcak G, Kotov R, Klein DN.
OBJECTIVE: Although most people will experience a traumatic event at some point in their life, only some will develop significant psychological symptoms in the aftermath. In the current study, we use a preexisting longitudinal study located in Long Island ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mechanisms of action contributing to reductions in suicide attempts following brief cognitive behavioral therapy for military personnel: a test of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide - Bryan CJ, Wood DS, May A, Peterson AL, Wertenberger E, Rudd MD.
Brief cognitive behavioral therapy (BCBT) is associated with significant reductions in suicide attempts among military personnel. However, the underlying mechanisms of action contributing to reductions in suicide attempts in effective psychological treatme... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

National Alcohol Survey of Households in Trinidad and Tobago (NASHTT): alcohol use in households - Maharaj RG, Motilal MS, Babwah T, Nunes P, Brathwaite R, Legall G, Reid SD, Canavan ME, Bradley EH.
BACKGROUND: To determine the patterns of alcohol use among households in Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) and to estimate the association between alcohol use and negative psychological, social, or physical events experienced by the household. METHODS: A c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The role of distress intolerance in the relationship between childhood sexual abuse and problematic alcohol use among Latin American MSM - Wang K, White Hughto JM, Biello KB, O'Cleirigh C, Mayer KH, Rosenberger JG, Novak DS, Mimiaga MJ.
BACKGROUND: Despite the high prevalence of childhood sexual abuse (CSA) among men who have sex with men (MSM) and its well-documented association with substance use in adulthood, little research has examined the psychological mechanisms underlying this ass... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychological maltreatment, coping strategies, and mental health problems: a brief and effective measure of psychological maltreatment in adolescents - Arslan G.
Psychological maltreatment is an important social and public health problem and associated with a wide range of short and long-term outcomes in childhood to adulthood. Given the importance of investigating mitigating factors on its effect, the purpose of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A longitudinal person-centered perspective on youth social support: relations with psychological wellbeing - Ciarrochi J, Morin AJS, Sahdra BK, Litalien D, Parker PD.
Past research suggests that perceived social support from parents, teachers, and peers are all positively associated with wellbeing during adolescence. However, little longitudinal research has examined the implications of distinctive combinations of socia... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Teenagers can become disruptive if teachers use psychological pressure
(University of Kent) The study, which was led by Stephen Earl from the University's School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, discovered that psychological pressure from teachers can contribute to disengagement amongst teenage pupils under 14. Active disengagement behaviors include talking and making noise, with daydreaming in class amongst the more passive disengagement behaviors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 26, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

mhGAP (Mental Health Gap Action Programme) Forum 2016: Moving Forward with the Global Mental Health Agenda
World Health Organization. 02/09/2017 This 28-page report summarizes the eighth meeting of the mhGAP Forum on October 10-11, 2016, when the focus was the consultation on the draft Global Action Plan on public health response to dementia. A further focus was on psychological first aid (PFA) and supporting people following crisis events, reflecting the theme of this year ' s World Mental Health Day. Participants discussed the range of humanitarian organizations who have learned and applied PFA in various crisis contexts, as part of disaster preparedness, general capacity building, and emergency response. The Forum also launc...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Psychological First Aid: Supporting People Following Crisis Events
World Health Organization. 09/23/2016 This one-page fact sheet provides information about psychological first aid (PFA), which is an approach to help people recover from a crisis event by responding to their basic needs and showing them concern and care in a way that respects their wishes, culture, dignity, and capabilities. It discusses what PFA involves, who can offer it, who can benefit from it, and how to learn more about it. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Scientists May Have Finally Figured Out Why This Man Is Screaming
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Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 25, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Fed Up With Losing Their Kids To Drug Overdoses, Parents Share Their Stories
Every morning, when I log into Facebook, I’m already braced for the punch. I know what I’ll see. Another parent, another family, posting about their child’s fatal overdose. Social media is flooded with pictures of kids grinning in their graduation caps – and comatose, plugged into a monitor in the ICU. These posts are sad memorials to the victims of the opioid crisis – and a call to action, to government, big pharma, and our communities. These deaths are preventable, and they affect every one of us. After all: this could be your kid. Heroin use continues to grow dramatically as the opioid epidemic ravages o...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rwanda: World Health Day 2017 - It's Time to Talk About Depression
[New Times] As we commemorate the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, it's a time to look back at the tragic events of 23 years ago which caused so much anguish. As reflected in the 2017 theme, "Remember the Genocide against the Tutsi, Fight Genocide Ideology, Build on our Progress,"it is a time for sober reflection to remember the victims, support the survivors, and stand in solidarity with the Government and people of Rwanda to say "Never Again". It is also a time to ponder the psychological impact of the Genocide on t (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 25, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Psychology Explains Why You're Always Late
Always running late? Despite your best intentions, you show up at least 10 minutes after you say you will. At least you’re dependable, right?  Chronic lateness isn’t thoughtlessness or “bad subway luck,” it’s a personality profile, according to research. There are multiple character traits at play that contribute to a person’s repeated tardiness, including some that may not be in your control. But that doesn’t mean your timing problem is a pattern that will last forever. If you can identify what is behind the lateness, there’s plenty you can do about it. After all, ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Well-being therapy in depression: new insights into the role of psychological well-being in the clinical process - Fava GA, Cosci F, Guidi J, Tomba E.
A specific psychotherapeutic strategy for increasing psychological well-being and resilience, well-being therapy (WBT), has been developed and validated in a number of randomized controlled trials. The findings indicate that flourishing and resilience can ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Violence against women, Esp írito Santo, Brazil - Leite FMC, Amorim MHC, Wehrmeister FC, Gigante DP.
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the prevalence and factors associated with psychological, physical and sexual violence in women victims of intimate partner violence assisted in the primary care services. METHODS: This is a cross-sectional study, conducted i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviour among prisoners: prevalence and association with psychological distress in Flemish prisons - Favril L, Vander Laenen F, Audenaert K.
BACKGROUND: Internationally, the prevalence of suicidal behaviour (suicidal ideation, suicide plan and attempted suicide) is significantly elevated among prisoners compared to the community at large. AIM: To estimate the prevalence of suicidal beha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Traumatic brain injury and lifetime suicidality: applying the interpersonal-psychological theory perspective - Bryson CN, Cramer RJ, Schmidt AT.
The present paper investigates the traumatic brain injury (TBI)-suicide link, assessing whether: (a) TBI accounts for variance in suicide risk, and (b) The Interpersonal-Psychological Theory of Suicide can be applied to TBI status. Matched case-control pro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Behavioral problems and emotional difficulties at children and early adolescents of the veterans of war with post-traumatic stress disorder - Selimbasic Z, Sinanovic O, Avdibegovic E, Brkic M, Hamidovic J.
INTRODUCTION: Behavioral problems and emotional difficulties at children of the veterans of war with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have not been researched entirely. In our country, which has a lot of persons suffering from some psychological traum... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Child health in Sweden is characterised by good health and low accidents, but rising psychological problems - Lagercrantz H.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Internet addiction, psychological distress, and coping responses among adolescents and adults - McNicol ML, Thorsteinsson EB.
As Internet use grows, so do the benefits and also the risks. Thus, it is important to identify when individuals' Internet use is problematic. In the present study, 449 participants aged from 16 to 71 years of age were sourced from a wide range of English-... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The intersection of bullying and cultural mindset - Hitokoto H.
I propose a cultural psychological explication to the problem of power abuse, such as school bullying. The cultural context of interdependence, which fosters sensitivity to rejection, potentiates lowered social identity with friends, encourages to be ordin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effects of attentional focus on walking stability in elderly - de Melker Worms JLA, Stins JF, van Wegen EEH, Verschueren SMP, Beek PJ, Loram ID.
INTRODUCTION: Balance performance in the elderly is related to psychological factors such as attentional focus. We investigated the effects of internal vs. external focus of attention and fall history on walking stability in healthy older adults. M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news