Study: Failure Can Be RewardingStudy finds learning from mistakes can activate the same brain chemicals as successes.
Study: Fishy Smells Make People More SkepticalResearchers found that a fishy smell may trigger parts of the brain that control critical thinking.
Researcher: Virtual Reality Can Change How Kids Play In The Real WorldResearchers at Stanford University are testing how children react to Virtual Reality simulations and whether they can separate those experiences from real life.
Study: Users Not Trying To Brag On FacebookAccording to a new study, people are more modest and humble about sharing good news on Facebook than they are about bad news.
Sacramento Teacher Relies On Psychology Degree To Help In The ClassroomEducation was this Sacramento teacher’s second career but she chose educational psychology to enhance her teaching skills and interaction with her students.
Marriage and Family Therapist In Sacramento Used Volunteer Work To Fine Tune Her CareerDanae Azevedo explains how recent graduates can find paid work opportunities by first seeking volunteer gigs.
Therapist Expresses The Need For Continuing Education In Professional Career In SacramentoJennifer Lombardi, a marriage and family therapist, believes there are going to be numerous new job opportunities due to the growing diversification of health care, especially within the area of mental health.
Sacramento Psychology Degree Leads To Unexpected JobSometimes your career choices don't always align with your degree, but whatever you choose to do for a living, a degree can help you to succeed.
Study: Facebook Could Have Positive Effects On Self-Esteem, BehaviorResearchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have found that users of Facebook are benefiting psychologically from participating on the social networking site.
Lawsuit Filed Over California Gay Teen Therapy LawA Christian legal group has filed a lawsuit to overturn a first-of-its-kind California law that prohibits licensed mental health professionals from practicing therapies aimed at making gay and lesbian teenagers straight.