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New Cellular Study Indicates Schizophrenia Begins In The Womb
2014-05-14 10:13:48

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from a large team of American researchers has revealed evidence that schizophrenia may originate during fetal development in the womb. For the study, published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, researchers analyzed neurons grown in the laboratory from the skin cells of individuals with schizophrenia. The study team noted in its report that these neurons behaved strangely and a similar type of neuronal development in the...

2014-05-12 23:03:38

Therapist Researcher Al R Zia of Ann Arbor, MI produced amazing results in his first batch of clinical trials with Parkinson's Disease ended May 1st, 2014 via CranioSacral Integrative therapy. Documented & Logged Research data results shows the symptoms reversal by 31%. Extraordinary achievement. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Extraordinary results in the world we live in, is more of science fiction rather than real Science. Until we focus ourselves on the reversal of symptoms...

2014-05-12 23:02:21

New Approach to Mastery Certification in Manual Therapy (MCMT) in Physical Therapy Education Offers Increase in Clinical Success as Reported by Hands-On Seminars Astoria, New York (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Musculoskeletal Dysfunction is on the rise across the United States and on an international level. Considering that 80% of adults will injure their backs at some point in their lives and that, according to the American Public Health Association, musculoskeletal problems cost the United...

2014-05-09 23:10:15

A speaker known for frankness, sensitivity and humor, Mr. Stucker’s talk will center on how families and employers can help those with mental health challenges recover. NAMI Metro Baltimore is the local affiliate for the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization. Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The Baltimore affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today announced it is hosting a lecture and discussion led by Virgil Stucker, founding Chairman...

2014-05-08 23:14:17

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Collin Nordby of Indiana, Pennsylvania, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation rural scholarship to Collin Nordby of Indiana, Pennsylvania. The rural scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to practicing in rural areas upon graduation. The mission of the NBCC Foundation is to leverage...

2014-05-07 23:11:26

Dr. Robert Moss discusses the Clinical Biopsychology Model as a brain-based psychotherapy approach from its origin to its current status. It represents a major step toward true psychotherapy integration. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Clinical neuropsychologist Robert A. Moss, Ph.D., FACPN, FAACP discussed the origin and current status of his work on the columnar brain code model (Dimensional Systems Model) and its applied treatment approach (Clinical Biopsychology). He has discussed...

2014-05-07 10:52:24

Having divorced parents who also abused alcohol did not increase suicide risk, according to study People who grew up with a parent who abused alcohol may be 85 percent more likely to attempt suicide than people whose parents did not abuse alcohol, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. Furthermore, having divorced parents increased by 14 percent the risk that a person would try to take his or her own life when compared to people whose parents did not...

2014-05-06 23:08:59

Rehab Management Solutions (RMS), a Physical Therapist owned-and-operated company that grows practices through proven operations and systems, will educate therapists nationally on how to protect themselves from 3rd party payor penalties through their educational web event “Compliance = Confidence: Is Your Practice Effective at Coding & Documentation?” on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 (12:15pm – 1:15pm CST). Sturtevant, WI (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Physical Therapy Practices that are...

2014-05-05 23:12:00

Dr. James Thompson of Evoke Neuroscience to speak at leading conference on neurofeedback, brain fitness software and brain simulation and how these are being used to track, understand and boost attention and cognitive performance NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Evoke Neuroscience, Inc., the human performance engineering company, today announced that Dr. James Thompson, Vice President, Chief Science Officer and Co-Founder, Evoke Neuroscience, will speak at The NeuroGaming 2014...

2014-05-05 23:02:51

Although getting tenure and then quitting is not the typical trajectory of a university professor, Cortney S. Warren, Ph.D., did just that during her TEDxUNLV talk, “Honest Liars: The Psychology of Self-Deception.” Using prominent psychological theories of human nature, Dr. Warren described how we lie to ourselves, the profound costs of our self-deception, and how to live a more fulfilling life by choosing to be honest with ourselves. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 05, 2014...


Latest Clinical psychology Reference Libraries

Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...

Ornithophobia
2013-12-24 13:20:48

Ornithophobia is a type of specific phobia involving an irrational fear of birds. The origin of the word ornitho is Greek meaning bird and phobia is Greek meaning fear. The fear of birds is not uncommon and it comes from the menacing and darker image of some birds of prey. Some people might only fear predatory birds, such as vultures, while others can even be afraid of household pets like budgies. People who suffer from this phobia might fear that they will be attacked by a bird or might...

Achluophobia
2013-10-21 09:01:55

Achluophobia is a severe pathological fear of nighttime darkness. Other names for this fear include nyctophobia/myctophobia (from the Greek word for “night”), scotophobia (“darkness”), or lygophobia (“twilight”).  The fear of the dark is extremely common among children and is natural to some degree, but if it intensifies to the detriment of normal functioning it can be classified as pathological, and therefore a legitimate phobia. Some researchers, such as Sigmund Freud,...

Adjustment Disorder
2013-07-29 09:41:01

Adjustment Disorder is commonly known as situational disorder as well. It is often considered a significantly smaller situation than anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder with a usually less intense stressor than those of the more extreme disorders. Symptoms Because the disorders are similar, Adjustment Disorder and PTSD have similar symptoms like general loss of interest, a feeling of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety. Although they have similar symptoms, Adjustment...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.