Cutting-edge information about topics that affect the brain.
Studies about the concept of belief or non-belief in free will shed light on the question of how ostensibly religious people commit atrocities.Read More
Most people understand the primacy of scientific facts in ordering our personal and public life, but a more primal imperative, tribalism, often wins out.Read More
The RISK studies on survivors’ mental health after the Katrina disaster provide a road map of how we should respond to disastrous hurricanes in the future.Read More
For some frontline healthcare workers, symptoms of stress will subside with the crisis, but others will need additional help to restore their mental health.Read More
Anxiety is an essential part of children’s normal development but if it’s excessive, interfering with quality of life, seek help a health professional.Read More
A model of the phases of disaster suggests that we’ve passed through the first four phases and are now headed into the fifth: the phase of disillusionment.Read More