Brain Zaps: A glimpse into the jolting brain phenomena

 

  Ever been shocked by your outlet when you’re going to plug in a charger? It feels like a little prick on your finger, followed […]

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Nostalgia: what is it, why we feel it and how to overcome it

 

  Who has never missed past experiences? Is there anyone who doesn’t remember past happy times? Everyone is aware of this feeling. Nostalgia can be […]

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Mental Health

Mental Health: What Is It and How to Be Mentally Healthy

 

  What is mental health? We all want to be healthy and enjoy a general well-being, but this is impossible if we are not mentally […]

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Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology: Inquiring in Mental Processes

 

  What is cognitive psychology? Who are its main authors? What are its characteristics?  In this article, we will talk about the study of cognitive […]

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Cognitive Distortions

Cognitive Distortions: What are they and How to avoid them?

 

  What are Cognitive Distortions? What are their characteristics and consequences? What types of cognitive distortions are there? In this article, we will solve these […]

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Child Hyperactivity

Child Hyperactivity: What it is, causes and how does education play a role?

 

  Sometimes we find “unruly” and restless children in the classroom, whose grades keep getting worse and disrupt the class any chance they get.  They […]

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Metacognition: Thinking About Thinking Improves Learning

 

  Metacognition. Have you ever analyzed the strategies you use for learning new information? Do you read the information out loud several times? Or do […]

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The Human Brain Project

Human Brain Project: What is it and how it’s a research innovation

 

  Assembly of The Human Brain Project has a goal to unravel what lies within the intricately woven network that still remains a secret. Humans […]

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Associative Learning

Associative Learning: Learning from association or relating several things

 

  How do punishments and rewards affect us? Have you ever wondered how we learn that something is dangerous or beneficial to us? What is […]

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social psychology

Social Psychology: Interaction Between Psychology and Society

 

  What is social psychology? What are its practical applications? Who are its main authors? What topics do social psychologists study? In this article, we […]

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Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence: What is it, interpretation models and controversies.

 

  Emotional Intelligence. Mark and John had a fight with their boss. When each of them got to their homes, Mark started yelling at his […]

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Hippocampus

Hippocampus: the orchestra director in the deepest part of our brain

 

  Hippocampus. Have you ever gone blank and forgotten what you were going to say? Our brain is full of important data and information that […]

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Acrophobia

Acrophobia: What is it, symptoms and how to get over it?

 

  Acrophobia. Are you afraid of heights? Do you feel unable to observe a landscape from the top of a mountain? Are you horrified when […]

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Cognitive Processes

Cognitive processes: What are they? Can they improve?

 

  Detecting changes around us, remembering a shopping list, deciding what apartment to rent, helping a friend with a problem… What do all these situations […]

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motor memory

Motor Memory: Why You Never Forget How to Ride a Bike

 

  Motor memory is the result of motor learning, which involves developing new muscular coordination. This allows us to recall motor coordination we have learned in […]

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