In 2009, the Journal of Psychology published a study that investigated the effect of different levels of humor on attractiveness and desirability as a long-term partner.
Author Eric W. Dolan
According to a study published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, playing action video games can enhance visuospatial attention.
Can you infer a man’s personality based on whether he prefers certain parts of a woman’s body to be larger…
According to research published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, self-esteem moderates the psychological and hormonal response to interpersonal rejection.
Parental gambling problems and certain parenting characteristics can put adolescents at risk for gambling problems, according to a study published in Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.
According to research published in the Journal of Medical Research, depending on what the internet is used for, it can be associated with either an increase in symptoms of depression or a decrease in symptoms of depression.
In 2008, the Journal of Marriage and Family published a study that investigated the relationship between obesity and the attractiveness of one’s romantic partner. The study analyzed data from Wave 3 of the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health.
How much alcohol do students tend to drink on their 21st birthday? How much alcohol do those under 21 anticipate they will drink? How much alcohol do students believe others drink on their 21st? These questions were the focus of a study published in Psychology of Addictive Behaviors in 2009.
Expressive writing may be an effective treatment for gay-related stress, according to research published in the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology in 2010.
Stimulant drugs such as Adderall may be an effective treatment for the symptoms of bipolar and unipolar depression, according to research published in the scientific journal Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica.
Combining the psychedelic anesthetic ketamine with existentially oriented psychotherapy appears to be an effective treatment for heroin addiction, according to a study published in The Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.
In 1958, the Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease published a study that investigated the psychotherapeutic potential of lysergic acid diethylamide, better known as the psychedelic LSD.
According to research published in CyberPsychology & Behavior, Facebook users that disclose their religious affiliation are more likely to also list themselves as being single.
Internet-based interventions can significantly reduce alcohol consumption, according to a study published in the journal Addiction.