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Anxiety and Panic

Psychology Around the Net: December 23, 2017


Happy Holidays, Psych Central readers!

With this edition of Psychology Around the Net, I'm passing along some meditation tips for the holidays (because let's fact it: they're not exactly stress free), research on why helping others boosts our own mental and physical health, what really makes for a happier holiday season, and more.

No matter how you spend your holiday weekend, I hope you're surrounded with everyone you hold dearest in life!

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Creativity

Psychology Around the Net: November 25, 2017


Here in America, it's been only a couple of days since Thanksgiving; however, a lot of you might know someone who's had their Christmas decorations up for a while...you might even be that person! If so, there's a psychology behind that.

Keep reading for more, as well as more on how avatars can help people with schizophrenia, common personality traits among people who believe in conspiracy theories, why alone time can help creativity, and more.

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Brain and Behavior

Psychology Around the Net: November 4, 2017


This week's Psychology Around the Net covers artificial intelligence and psychiatry, a decline in teachers' mental health, how to continue making progress, and more.

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Artificial Intelligence Is Here and It Wants to Revolutionize Psychiatry: Are we more comfortable sharing our true feelings and deepest secrets with a machine we assume won't (or at least at this point in time, can't) judge us or bring other uncomfortable consequences? Could artificial intelligence make a...
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