Mon, 22 Feb 2021
A study by University of Rochester psychologists finds some positive results for the new approach.
Fri, 18 Dec 2020
Toss out your usual list of New Year's resolutions and do things that make the world a better place, says a Rochester expert on motivation and well-being.
Tue, 24 Nov 2020
Analysis by University of Rochester researchers shows that psychological flexibility can shape how individuals interact with the people closest to them.
Thu, 24 Sep 2020
Lack of positive feedback on social media can decrease adolescents’ feelings of self-worth, multi-institutional team of psychologists finds.
Wed, 23 Sep 2020
Researchers find that having a “sexy mindset” makes people perceive potential partners as way more attractive.
Mon, 08 Jun 2020
“Playing hard to get makes it seem as if you are more in demand—we call that having higher mate value,” says Harry Reis, a University of Rochester psychologist who collaborated on a new study that examined the mating strategy.
Tue, 19 May 2020
A new study shows that couples who accurately perceive appeasement emotions, such as embarrassment, have better relationships than those who feel anger or contempt.
Wed, 25 Mar 2020
While social distancing is key to slowing the spread of coronavirus, people can combat the isolation with technology, say two Rochester psychologists.
Mon, 03 Feb 2020
A Rochester study is the first to describe caregiver strategies for self-care and the obstacles and barriers parents face in raising children struggling with developmental, cognitive, and behavioral problems associated with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
Wed, 08 Jan 2020
Teenagers in the US don’t get enough shut eye, and the consequences of this epidemic of sleep deprivation are extensive. But researchers at the University of Rochester have found that a simple solution yields solid results: setting a bedtime and sticking to it.