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Dec 17 2014

Access Routledge Health and Social Care Collection

Free access to research on disabilities

Disability is Health & Social Care Arena theme this month in recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Highlights include:

  • Free access to over 50 articles on the theme of disability and technology
  • Free online access to the first issue of Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Four questions for the editor of Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research
  • Related books

Please click here to explore the latest disability research.

HKUL users can continue to access Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research via http://library.hku.hk/record=b3884314

Health, Risk & Society Editor’s choice

The editor of Health, Risk & Society Andy Aleszewski, will be highlighting one article from each issue which will be free to read online for one month from publication.

Please click here to read the latest editor’s choice article, ‘Risk, social protection and trust amidst cuts in welfare spending’ for free until 31 December 2014.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2518186

Free access articles on mindfulness

Mindfulness article collection explore key topics including neuroscience, anxiety, social work, eating disorders, HIV/AIDS and depression.
Please click here to enjoy free access until the end of 2014.

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Dec 16 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

1. Can You Improve Brain Health? Scientists Weigh in

2. Fewer Bars and Liquor Stores, Less Domestic Violence

3. Mindfulness-Based Weight Loss Programs Questioned

4. Warning Over Experimental Brain Boost

5. Anti-Smoking Campaign Successful and Cost-Effective, CDC Says

6. Poor Sleep May Raise Risk of Dementia

7. Mindfulness Intervention Boosts Brain Activation for Healthy Pleasures

8. Vitamin D Deficiency, Depression Linked in International Study

Source: http://www.legacy.socialpsychology.org/

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Oct 10 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

1. Have You Been Screened for Depression Today?

2. Why Teen Girls Are at Heightened Risk of Depression

3. To Quit Smoking, Combine Behavioral Support and Medication

4. Men Work Together to Break the Cycle of Domestic Violence

5. Schools Key to Reaching the 1 in 10 Kids with Mental Health Problems

6. “Broad Consensus” That Violent Media Increase Child Aggression

7. Preschoolers with Low Empathy at Risk for Continued Problems

8. Family Violence a Form of “Intimate Terrorism,” Says Psychologist

Source: http://www.legacy.socialpsychology.org/

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Sep 22 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

1. First Blood Test to Diagnose Depression in Adults

2. Size at Birth Affects Risk of Adolescent Mental Health Disorders

3. Black Graduates Leave College with More Debt

4. Could Brain Injuries Be Behind NFL Domestic Violence?

5. 1 in 5 U.S. Men Admits to Violence Against Partner

6. Meditation Could Help Relieve Migraines

7. Autoimmune Diseases Tied to Eating Disorders

8. Sleeping 7-8 Hours a Night Linked to Taking Fewer Sick Days

Source: http://www.legacy.socialpsychology.org/

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Aug 13 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

1. Is Musical Talent Rooted in Genes?

2. Losing Weight Won’t Always Make You Happy, Researchers Say

3. Risk-Glorifying Video Games Tied to Smoking, Delinquency

4. Midlife High Blood Pressure Linked to Later-Life Mental Decline

5. Intelligence As We Age Linked to Spotting Things Quickly

6. Teen Insomnia Linked with Depression, Anxiety

7. Dyscalculia Linked to Difficulties in Reading and Spelling

8. Scientists Discover Why Some Thrive on Less Sleep Than Others

Source: http://www.legacy.socialpsychology.org/

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May 14 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

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Apr 11 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

 

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Oct 04 2013

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

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Aug 16 2012

Psychology Headlines from PSYCHNEWS

  1. Subthreshold Bipolar Disorder
  2. Ketamine Relieves Bipolar Depression, Suicidal Thoughts in Less Than an Hour
  3. Medicating Mental Illness for Life
  4. Cultivating Resilience before Mental Health Problems Begin
  5. The Cognitive Behavioral Miracle – Controlling your Emotions
  6. Society’s Clash with Emotional Stability
  7. Treating for Depression Can Prevent Teen Drug Abuse
  8. Personality Traits Differ Between Suicidal, Nonsuicidal People with Schizophrenia

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Apr 17 2012

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

  1. Facial Features Of Children With Down Syndrome Lead To Implicit Stereotyping
  2. Fetal Exposure To Antipsychotics Results In Lower Neuromotor Test Scores
  3. Yoga Shows Psychological Benefits for High-School Student
  4. Depression Often Leads To Difficulties With Peers In Middle Childhood
  5. Opponents of Gay Marriage Think Their Own Union Is Unshakable
  6. Cyberbullying and Bullying Are Not the Same
  7. Mental Illness Linked To Chronic Physical Illness Risk

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