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Psychology - 27.08.2021
First aid for mental health problems
University of Jena sets up mental health first aid team and provides information on mental health on a new website Working in science can lead to a high level of psychological stress.

Psychology - 09.08.2021
'Body language has an enormous influence on our perceptions of people': Münster University psychologist Simon Breil researches into how much is revealed by non-verbal features such as gestures and facial expressions
’Body language has an enormous influence on our perceptions of people’: Münster University psychologist Simon Breil researches into how much is revealed by non-verbal features such as gestures and facial expressions
Münster University psychologist Simon Breil researches into how much is revealed by non-verbal features such as gestures and facial expressions First impressions count: a smile on the lips, or dynamic gestures, have a positive effect on the way people's personalities are judged.

Psychology - Economics / Business - 08.07.2021
Do I Buy or Not?
Do I Buy or Not?
Würzburg psychologists have studied the phenomenon of impulse buying behaviour. People who focus on enjoyment act differently than people who play it safe.

Social Sciences - Psychology - 11.06.2021

Health - Psychology - 10.03.2021
New German Centre for Mental Health
Heidelberg, Mannheim and Ulm researchers succeed in application review procedure Researchers from Heidelberg, Mannheim and Ulm, together with other selected locations, are going to take on the establ

Psychology - Health - 12.10.2020
Self-Help App for Syrian Refugees
Self-Help App for Syrian Refugees
Freie Universität research team is looking for trial participants for "Step-by-Step" improvement program No 189/2020 from Oct 12, 2020 A team of psychologists is currently testing the effectivity of a new self-help app for Syrian refugees in a new study entitled "STRENGTHS" at Freie Universität Berlin.

Campus - Psychology - 17.09.2020
Researchers to Analyse Anti-Democratic Attitudes
Researchers to Analyse Anti-Democratic Attitudes
Minister for Democracy Katja Meier said: "The Else Frenkel-Brunswik Institute will compile studies on anti-democratic attitudes and supplement them with its own research and research assignments on Saxony and individual regions in Saxony.

Health - Psychology - 27.07.2020
COVID-19 Pandemic Has Negatively Influenced Subjective Well-Being
COVID-19 Pandemic Has Negatively Influenced Subjective Well-Being
In addition to the medical and economic crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic has also affected many people's subjective well-being.

Psychology - 05.05.2020

Health - Psychology - 24.03.2020

Psychology - 22.01.2020
Alone Together?
How satisfied are people in so-called mingle relationships? Psychologist Dr Alica Mertens of Heidelberg University explored this question. The results of her research were published in the "Journal of Happiness Studies". In the following interview, Alica Mertens discusses this type of relationship as well as her study.

Psychology - Life Sciences - 25.06.2019

Health - Psychology - 31.07.2018
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"Our generation is often told that we can save the world," says Marcel Bischofberger. The 28-year-old student completed his studies of TUM-BWL and mastered a serious life crisis at the same time.

Psychology - Continuing Education - 06.02.2018

Mathematics - Psychology - 26.06.2017
Visual Reasoning and Intuition in Mathematics
International Public Conference from June 29 to July 1, 2017, at Freie Universität Berlin ' 170/2017 from Jun 26, 2017 A conference to be held at the Institute of Philosophy, Freie Universität Berlin from June 29 to July 1, 2017, will address visual reasoning and intuition.

Social Sciences - Psychology - 26.09.2016
Children overeagerly seeking social rules
Children overeagerly seeking social rules
Three-year-olds quickly absorb social norms. They even understand behaviors as rule-governed that are not subject to any norms, and insist that others adhere to these self-inferred 'norms', a study by LMU psychologist MarcoF.H.

Health - Psychology - 03.02.2016
The mental trauma of severe disease
According to a study led by LMU researchers, a majority of patients diagnosed with breast cancer go on to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, and in most of these cases the symptoms persist for at least a year.

Psychology - 14.10.2015
"Crossing Borders"
Internationalization is a hot topic at many universities, and so it is for Münster and Twente. Both institutions are looking for partnerships all over the globe.

Health - Psychology - 15.05.2012
RWTH and FH Aachen to Open Joint Center for Mental Health
The facts are alarming: The number of students suffering from mental illnesses requiring treatment has increased dramatically over the past years.