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.
Author Eric W. Dolan
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.
Understanding the mathematical probability of winning at gambling does not appear to change gambling behavior in college students, according to research published in the scientific journal Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.
According to research published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, being involved in a romantic relationship reduces levels of testosterone in men, but only if they are committed to monogamy in that relationship.
In 2010, the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology published a study that investigated just that: whether prosocial video games could influence prosocial behavior.
Online communication can help adolescents recover from social exclusion, according to a study published in Development Psychology in 2009.
Adolescents who are more likely to be bullied in school are also more likely to be bullied in internet chatrooms. This finding was the result of research published in the Journal of Media Psychology in 2009.
In 2009, the scientific journal Addiction published a study that investigated the association between cannabis use in adolescence and criminal activity. The study found there was no evidence that cannabis is associated with increased risk of subsequent non-drug-specific criminal charges.