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Apr 08 2015

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

  1. Iran Will Allow Women to Attend Major Sporting Events
  2. Element of Surprise Helps Babies Learn
  3. Gender Difference in Moral Judgments Rooted in Reactions to Harm
  4. The Low-Down on Mental Health Support Groups
  5. Eating Green Leafy Vegetables Keeps Mental Abilities Sharp
  6. Hector: A Robot Prepared for Self-Awareness
  7. Mental Health Therapy Through Social Networking Could Soon Be a Reality
  8. Research Links Child Poverty to Brain Development

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


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Mar 26 2015

Latest research from Psychology of Well-Being, SpringerOpen

Psychology of Well-Being is devoted to understanding the biopsychosocial and behavioural factors leading to enhanced well-being, optimal emotional processing and the prevention of psychological dysfunction.

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Mar 12 2015

Access articles from Routledge Health & Social Care

Most read mental health articles 2014

Read the most popular mental health articles online until June 30, 2015. Topics covered include aging & gerontology, families, children, mental health promotion, and much more.

Explore the latest open access health research

Access the latest open access health articles published in Routledge journals.

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, an opportunity both to celebrate the progress made towards improving the lives of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and to emphasize the challenges that remain. Read the top three most downloaded free articles from developmental disabilities journals online until June 30, 2015.


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Jan 07 2015

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

  1. Mind Over Matter: Can You Think Your Way to Strength?
  2. Living with the Psychological Effects of HIV
  3. Companion Animals May Improve Social Skills of Autistic Children
  4. Testing Anti-Drinking Drug with Help of a Fake Bar
  5. First Women to Benefit From New Chinese Laws on Domestic Violence
  6. Reading e-Books from Laptops and Mobile Phones May Affect Sleep
  7. Meeting Africa’s Mental Health Needs
  8. Myths and Facts About Self-Injury

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


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Nov 28 2014

Access the latest Behavioral Science research from Routledge

Access the DSM-5 Article Collection

To celebrate the highly anticipated release of the 5th Edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), Routledge Journals offers FREE ACCESS to a collection of over 40 mental health and counseling articles.

Please click here to read the free articles until 31st January 2015.

Free Access to Articles on Culture

The Key Themes in Social Psychology article collection for November/December is on culture. The articles in this collection explore a number of issues including stereotypes, cultural identity, wellbeing, and the influence of culture on behavior.

Please click here to read the collection.

Free access to selected articles from Health Psychology Review

Health Psychology Review now has an Impact Factor of 6.750 (©2014 Thomson Reuters, 2013 Journal Citation Reports®) and is ranked 3/111 in the Clinical Psychology category. Read a selection of articles online until 31 December 2014.
Please click here to read the free articles.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4147745.

Children’s Mental Health Article Collection

Please follow this link to view and download the articles in this collection.


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Nov 17 2014

Access Routledge Behavioral Science Open Access collection from Routledge

To make it as simple and enjoyable as possible for you to keep up-to-date with the latest open access publications, Routledge has collated all articles published on an open access basis. Uniting articles from Cognitive Psychology, Creative Arts, Mental Health, Neuroscience & Neuropsychology, Psychology and Psychotherapy & Counselling portfolios, these articles are all freely available to read online from publication.

Please click here to read the Behavioral Science open access collection.


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Nov 03 2014

Access Aphasia and Language Disorders Article Collection from Routlege

The first article collection in the Neurological Disorders series focusses on aphasia and language disorders. The articles cover a wide range of topics, including post-stroke aphasia, dyslexia, therapeutic techniques, mental health and aphasic patients, and diagnosis and testing methods.

The articles are free for you to read, download, and share online by clicking on the article titles until the 31st December 2014.

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Oct 08 2014

New publications are available at the Scout Report!

WHO: Global Health Observatory: Mental Health

While more than 800,000 people die from suicide globally each year, the median amount of the health budget allocated to mental health in 2011 was 2.8%. In Afghanistan, six out of every 100,000 men committed suicide. In the United States, that number was 19. These and other data can be gleaned from the age-standardized suicide rates interactive graph on the World Health Organization’s Global Health Observatory website dedicated to issues of Mental Health. Additionally, the page provides links to reports on Policy and financing of mental health, Human resources (in terms of the number of psychiatrists available per 100,000 people in a given country), and Mental health care delivery.

[Source: Scout Report, Volume 20, Number 38, October 3, 2014]


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Sep 08 2014

New publications are available at the Scout Report!

Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy

Academic psychologists publish good, empirical research all the time. But unless you belong to a large university database, it’s almost impossible to access. The Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy, a peer-reviewed medical journal, seeks to address this problem by making research on mental health accessible to the general public on its free, open access website. Viewers can read the journal’s mission statement on the homepage before browsing Most Viewed Articles, Current Issue, Past Issues, and Special Issues. Keyword searches are easy and the results will offer related search suggestions based on journal name or even famous authors in the subject. The journal is available in both English and French.

[Source: Scout Report, Volume 20, Number 34, September 5, 2014]


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Aug 11 2014

Read the most viewed articles from International Journal of Bipolar Disorders, SpringerOpen

The International Journal of Bipolar Disorders is a peer-reviewed, open access online journal publishing contributions from the broad range of clinical, psychological and biological research in bipolar disorders.

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