Latest Psych News


Here’s a summary of the latest Psych News from APA.org.

Schizophrenia does not mean you have a split personality or automatically become violent.
Posted: September 18, 2017, 12:29 am
Science says there are some perks to getting angry.
Posted: September 17, 2017, 12:32 am
Many youths go to the ER for some other reason and doctors discover they are also addicted to or dependent on opioids.
Posted: September 16, 2017, 12:31 am
Long after the floodwaters recede and the debris is cleared, the mental health impacts of disasters like hurricanes can linger.
Posted: September 16, 2017, 12:29 am
Conflict, terrorism and gun violence are claiming more lives around the world now than a decade ago.
Posted: September 15, 2017, 12:30 am
Many parents' insecurities about money keep them from talking to their kids.
Posted: September 14, 2017, 12:32 am
Specialists are exploring nondrug, noninvasive treatments, some of which have proved highly effective.
Posted: September 11, 2017, 4:14 pm
Researchers suggest response could be to dieting or deprivation in other areas of our lives.
Posted: September 8, 2017, 4:12 pm
Those with intense clown phobia can experience real feelings common to anyone experiencing panic or anxiety.
Posted: September 8, 2017, 4:11 pm
Insufficient sleep will exacerbate other issues associated with menopause including mood disturbance and weight gain.
Posted: September 7, 2017, 4:05 pm
Women are more likely to marry a less-educated man and bring more money to the relationship.
Posted: September 6, 2017, 4:10 pm
Doctor warns that children who play football, hockey and lacrosse could face a lifetime of health consequences.
Posted: September 5, 2017, 4:12 pm
Couples were more likely to be hostile when both partners were functioning on less than seven hours of sleep.
Posted: September 5, 2017, 3:29 am
Recognizing the power of smell, businesses are starting to add a special aroma to their brands.
Posted: September 4, 2017, 4:13 pm
A child's exposure to stressors during and immediately after the disaster is a key factor.
Posted: September 2, 2017, 3:27 am
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