Organizational psychology
Industrial and organizational psychology (also known as I–O psychology, occupational psychology, work psychology, WO psychology, IWO psychology and business psychology) is the scientific study of huma...
'Pokemon Go' Player Finds Body Near Holocaust Memorial In NH
A "Pokemon Go" player found a body Thursday afternoon in a brook in Nashua, New Hampshire, according to authorities.
June, 24-A Strange Case of Dancing Mania Struck Germany Six Centuries Ago Today
Six-hundred and forty two years ago today, citizens in the German city of Aachen started to pour out of their houses and into the streets where they began to writhe and whirl uncontrollably. This was ...
Large-Scale Conspiracies Would Quickly Reveal Themselves, Equations Show
If you’re thinking of creating a massive conspiracy, you may be better scaling back your plans, according to an Oxford University researcher.While we can all keep a secret, a study by Dr David Robert ...
Discovery Shows How Herpes Simplex Virus Reactivates In Neurons To Trigger Disease
About 90 percent of us live with HSV inside brain cells. Under stress, the virus leaves neurons and can cause cold sores, recurrent eye infection, and in rare cases encephalitis. For the first time, ...
How A Cup Of Coffee May Help People Manage Stress, Avoid Depression And Memory Loss
Researchers from Portugal, the United States, and Brazil discovered that mice given caffeine were better able to handle stress than mice subjected to stressful situations sans caffeine. The reason: Wh...
Stressed Dads Affect Offspring Brain Development Through Sperm MicroRNA
More and more, scientists have realized that DNA is not the only way that a parent can pass on traits to their offspring. Events experienced by a parent over a lifetime can also have an impact. Now Un...
How Stress Can Tweak The Brain To Sabotage Self-Control
A challenging morning meeting or an interaction with an upset client at work may affect whether we go for that extra chocolate bar at lunch. In a study appearing Aug. 5 in Neuron, researchers placed h...
New Study Uncovers How Common White Fat Can Be Turned Into Energy-Nurning Brown Fat In Humans
Researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have discovered, for the first time in humans, that the widely reviled energy storing white fat can be turned into an energy burnin...
Scientists Show A Link Between Intestinal Bacteria And Depression
The research explains the complex mechanisms of interaction and dynamics between the gut microbiota and its host. Data show that relatively minor changes in microbiota profiles or its metabolic activi...
Business Psychology: Why You Should Be Nicer to Your Colleagues
Workplace rudeness is quite contagious. We experience rudeness and incivility all the time. From simple insults and offhand remarks to purposely excluding others from groups, these behaviors are large...
Thymus Tapping YouTube sharing
Balance and remove stress by tapping your thymus
Checking Email Often Stresses People Out, Says Study
here's a lot of anecdotal evidence suggesting that email addiction leads to stress and unhappiness. Now, for the first time, researchers have tested this idea directly and found that, yep, there are p...
Crowd psychology
Crowd psychology, also known as mob psychology, is a branch of social psychology. Social psychologists have developed several theories for explaining the ways in which the psychology of a crowd differ...
Group processes
Group dynamics is a system of behaviors and psychological processes occurring within a social group (intragroup dynamics), or between social groups (intergroup dynamics). The study of group dynamics c...
Group processes - Wikipedia
Industrial and organizational psychology
Industrial and organizational psychology (also known as I–O psychology, occupational psychology, work psychology, WO psychology, IWO psychology and business psychology) is the scientific study of huma...
Military psychology
Military psychology is the research, design and application of psychological theories and empirical data towards understanding, predicting, and countering behaviours either in friendly or enemy forces...
Organizational behavior
Organizational Behavior (OB) is "the study of human behavior in organizational settings, the interface between human behavior and the organization, and the organization itself." OB can be divided int...
Stress
Stress may refer to:
Journal of Traumatic Stress
The Journal of Traumatic Stress is a peer-reviewed academic journal published bimonthly by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies. The editor-in-chief is D...
Journal of Traumatic Stress - Wikipedia
Canadian Indian residential school system
The Indian residential schools were a network of "residential" (boarding) schools for Native Canadians (First Nations or "Indians"; Métis and Inuit, formerly "Eskimos") funded by the Canadian governm...
Canadian Indian residential school system - Wikipedia
'Pokemon Go' Player Finds Body Near Holocaust Memorial In NH
A "Pokemon Go" player found a body Thursday afternoon in a brook in Nashua, New Hampshire, according to authorities.
Hysterical contagion
Hysterical contagion occurs when a group of people show signs of a physical problem or illness, when in reality there are psychological and social forces at work. Hysterical contagion is a strong for...
Happiness at work
Despite a large body of positive psychological research into the relationship between happiness and productivity, happiness at work has traditionally been seen as a potential by-product of positive o...
Discovery Shows How Herpes Simplex Virus Reactivates In Neurons To Trigger Disease
About 90 percent of us live with HSV inside brain cells. Under stress, the virus leaves neurons and can cause cold sores, recurrent eye infection, and in rare cases encephalitis. For the first time, ...
Job characteristic theory
Job characteristics theory is a theory of work design. It provides “a set of implementing principles for enriching jobs in organizational settings”. The original version of job characteristics theory ...
Organizational dissent
Organizational dissent is the "expression of disagreement or contradictory opinions about organizational practices and policies". Since dissent involves disagreement it can lead to conflict, which if ...
Business Psychology: Why You Should Be Nicer to Your Colleagues
Workplace rudeness is quite contagious. We experience rudeness and incivility all the time. From simple insults and offhand remarks to purposely excluding others from groups, these behaviors are large...