Here is a great article on happiness and neuroscience from bakadesuyo.com https://www.bakadesuyo.com/2015/09/make-you-happy-2/
An enlightening article for those whose sleep patterns don’t fit the typical 8-hour pattern or who feel they can never get enough sleep. https://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-say-they-ve-finally-pinpointed-the-cruel-genetic-mutation-that-turns-us-into-night-owls
Childhood Trauma Leads to Brains Wired for Fear A brief explanation from Bessel van der Kolk about the long term impact of childhood trauma on the brain.
Same-sex parenting has sparked much heated conversation, especially in the sphere of religion. But science has officially disproven the notion that children raised by parents of the same sex will grow up any differently than those being raised by heterosexual parents.
According to a study published in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, the “quality of family relationships” has more influence on a child’s well-being than the structure of the family. In addition, “no differences” were found in children despite their parents’ orientations.
The danger of high-functioning depression as told by a college student. A good reminder for clinicians that even if it doesn’t look like a duck or quack like a duck, it might still be a duck, or depression.