Adolescents & Risk-Taking Behavior

Several areas of research have converged over the past several years to give people a better understanding of adolescent risk-taking behavior. For many teens, taking risks and making mistakes (sometimes life-changing) is part of what adolescence is. Fortunately, a more complete understanding of peer...
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Violent Thoughts & Cho

As the cultural obsession with Cho continues, it reveals a deep human need to understand, explain, and feel in control of this type of situation. We think that if we can predict every warning sign and every maladaptive personality trait we can avoid these...
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Psychotherapy & OCD

There has been a reasonable amount of evidence accumulating that talk therapy is an effective approach to treating obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). A new study covered by United Press International found that certain cognitive-behavioral therapies are shown to be effective for significantly reducing symptoms of...
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