Psychology News

These research articles involve many aspects of psychology such as cognitive psychology, depression studies, mental health, stress, happiness and neuropsychology, Scroll below for more specific categories.

Researchers find that intense focus on music triggers powerful emotional responses with therapeutic benefits. The study observed participants in the "Listen Up" experience by Indigo Project. Participants listened to music in a dimmed studio, resulting in a range of emotional reactions. Not just mere enjoyment, these deep musical immersions were seen as cathartic journeys leading to a serene state.
Researchers shed light on the lesser-discussed advantages of autism in workplace settings. Contrary to the 'bystander effect', where individuals are less likely to intervene in adverse situations when others are present, those with autism do not conform to this norm.
A new report reveals that adolescents and young adults want fewer romantic and sexual storylines in media, with a focus on friendships and platonic ties. About 44.3% feel romance is overrepresented, while 47.5% believe sex scenes are often superfluous.