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Social Networks May Guide Parents to Particular Autism Interventions

Members of parents' social networks can influence whether parents choose evidence-based practices to help their kids with autism, according to research. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of studies exploring: effects of participating in research on non-suicidal self-injury; neural connectivity, emotional processing, and PTSD; and functional connectivity, episodic memory, and risk for psychosis. ... More>


People Sensitive to Criticism May Be Biased Toward Focusing on the Negative

Research suggests that people who feel that their loved ones are critical of them are more likely to focus on negative emotional information, which may affect their mental health. ... More>


Disrupting the Cycle of Negative Thoughts With Computerized Training

Researchers find that computerized cognitive training may be one effective tool for helping to stop the cycle of rumination associated with depression and other psychological disorders. ... More>


“Out, Damned Spot!”: Obsessive-Like Behavior Linked to Specific Type of Guilt

New findings show that triggering a particular type of guilt leads people to engage in obsessive checking and washing behaviors, which may shed additional light on OCD. ... More>