- Tips for finding motivation with depression February 18, 2017Learn about the benefits of physical activity for people with depression, how socializing may help, and what depression triggers should be avoided.
- B vitamins may improve schizophrenia symptoms February 16, 2017The first meta-analysis of its kind reviews data from 18 clinical trials to conclude that B vitamins have a positive effect on schizophrenia symptoms.
- Sick and tired - not just a figure of speech February 16, 2017Large-scale study looks at tiredness and its associations with environment, genes, and mental and physical health.Already feeling drained so early in the year?
- Poverty and high neighborhood murder rates increase depression in older adults February 13, 2017Older adults who live in poor and violent urban neighborhoods are at greater risk for depression, a study by researchers from UC Davis, the University of Minnesota and other institutions published...
- How does our brain process fear? Study investigates February 12, 2017Using scenes from horror movies, a new study examines the neural pathways responsible for processing fear and anxiety in the human brain.
- Facebook use may alter perception of time, study finds February 12, 2017New research suggests that using the Internet and Facebook may impair our perception of time, with the latter having the strongest impact.
- Eating more fruits, vegetables boosts psychological well-being in just 2 weeks February 10, 2017Researchers reveal that young adults who increased their intake of fruits and vegetables showed improvements in vitality and motivation in just 14 days.
- PTSD symptoms may be prevented with ketamine February 10, 2017Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers have found that a single dose of ketamine, given one week before a stressful event, can buffer against a heightened fear response.
- Body dysmorphic disorder may be under-diagnosed in patients seeking cosmetic procedures February 7, 2017Plastic surgeons and other cosmetic professionals are familiar with the challenges posed by patients with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) seeking cosmetic procedures, reports a survey study in...
- 'Mirror game' test could secure early detection of schizophrenia, study shows February 3, 2017Virtual reality could hold the key to unlocking an affordable, reliable and effective device to provide early diagnosis and management of schizophrenia.
Tamara Auger, MA
Albuquerque Women's Counseling and Psychotherapy