psychology

Psychology in VR

Posted in Medicine, Reviews, Software on 31st May, 2021
by Alex Muller

Virtual reality (VR) offers a unique way to tell stories and explore themes relating to how the mind works, and our inner thinking.

MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD causes long-lasting changes in personality, study suggests

Posted in Medicine on 13th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Mental health professionals have long struggled to find more effective treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder.

Video games can change your brain

Posted in Games on 1st Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

Studies investigating how playing video games can affect the brain have shown that they can cause changes in many brain regions.

Study debunks consensus that math abilities are innate

Posted in Science on 2nd Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

A new theory on how the brain first learns basic math could alter approaches to identifying and teaching students with math-learning disabilities.

New Study Finds Knowingly Taking Placebo Pills Eases Pain

Posted in Medicine on 18th Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

Fake pills reduced pain and disability in patients with low back pain.