Is it dark in here, or is it me? In the latest example of the study of “embodied cognition” — the notion that metaphors don’t just help us express abstract ideas but can also shape basic perception — researchers had 40 students recall and describe either an ethical or unethical deed from their past.
According to a recent study conducted by Kristin M. Perrone-McGovern of the Department of Counseling Psychology at Teachers College at Ball State University in Indiana, married couples with at least one gifted spouse have higher levels of relationship satisfaction than nongifted married couples.
Des chercheurs néo-zélandais ont mis au point un jeu vidéo pour lutter contre la dépression chez les adolescents. Testé auprès de jeunes malades, ce traitement informatisé serait une alternative efficace à la thérapie classique.