Psychology

04.28.16
A virtual reality game that's good for you and scientist-approved
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A virtual reality game that's good for you and scientist-approved

This small indie game could be the Xanax of VR.

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01.05.16
Melomind's brain-soothing helmet gets redesigned for 2016
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Melomind's brain-soothing helmet gets redesigned for 2016

Is it more effective than sitting quietly in a dark room for 20 minutes? Who can say?

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11.05.15
The cyberpsychologist is in
11.05.15

The cyberpsychologist is in

My first session with a cyberpsychologist didn't go so well. She asked me to lay back on the couc...

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10.12.15
Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling
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Teen texting can be just as compulsive as gambling

A study shows that teen text messaging may produce the same compulsive behavior that you see in gamblers.

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08.20.15
Video games are tackling mental health with mixed results
08.20.15

Video games are tackling mental health with mixed results

Health professionals give their verdict on video game portrayals of mental illness, from 'Far Cry 3' to 'Hellblade.'

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