Topic: Emotion

Improving Adolescents’ Social and Emotional Lives

June 8, 2017

School programs designed to improve adolescents' social and emotional lives should aim to create a respectful climate and allow adolescents more autonomy, according to psychology research.

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Setting the Wrong “New Norm” as President

March 6, 2017
Whtie House

We must continue to push for Trump to dial back using his office for his own gain, but if that does not come to pass, we cannot allow him to set the norms for those to come.

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Expect More Anxiety and Hope in Ads for Texas Gubernatorial Race

Sept. 29, 2014
Expect More Anxiety and Hope in Ads for Texas Gubernatorial Race

As summer turns to fall, the gubernatorial campaigns of Attorney General Greg Abbott and state Sen. Wendy Davis have ritualistically taken to the airwaves in an effort to shape the outcome of the upcoming election.

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Online Game Offers Children with Autism the Chance to Express Emotions

Aug. 25, 2011

Yan Zhang, assistant professor in the School of Information at The University of Texas at Austin, is creating an interactive online game to help children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) communicate their emotions.

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Researchers Find That Well-Timed Timeout Is More Effective in Wiping Out Memory Response to Fear Stimulus

April 2, 2009

Banishing a fear-inducing memory might be a matter of the right timing, according to new research.

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