WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has suffered "psychological torture" from a defamation campaign against him by the media, judges, and senior political figures, a United Nations human rights investigator said on Friday.
People living in the former industrial heartlands of England and Wales are more disposed to negative emotions such as anxiety and depressive moods, more impulsive and more likely to struggle with planning and self-motivation, according to a new study of almost 400,000 personality tests.
While online education has opened access to learners worldwide, new Stanford research suggested that a single approach to teaching everyone in an online class may not yield the best outcome, especially when it comes to course completion.
A plan, titled 'Moheb', will be implemented to provide psychological support and consultation services to families of firefighters and those injured in the tragic collapse of Plasco Trade Center in downtown Tehran on Thursday, said the head of the State Welfare Organization's Center for Promoting Prevention.
Today's workforce is highly gender-segregated — for example, most elementary school teachers are women, while most chemistry professors are men. Indiana University Bloomington researchers Bianca Manago, a doctoral student in sociology, and Cate Taylor, an assistant professor of sociology and gender studies, examine one important consequence of this occupational gender segregation: the stress exposure of women working in highly male-dominated occupation.
For the second year, State Welfare Organization will offer "counseling coupons" to help needy people meet the cost of marriage counseling, said Mehdi Mirmohammad Sadeqi, the head of the Office for Counseling and Psychology affiliated to SWO.