The odds of signing a false confession are 4.5 times higher for people awake for 24 hours than for those who had slept eight hours the night before.
Tag - Psychology
New research examining the psychopathic brain and links to violence refocuses attention from lack of emotion to decision-making and reward networks.
Renowned international expert in behavioral analysis Mark Safarik discusses his career in the FBI and his research into violent criminal behavior.
A new intervention reduces criminal convictions, jail time, and hospitalizations by roughly 50 percent among people with severe mental illness.
A violent injury makes you more vulnerable to future mental health problems, and repeated exposure to violence increases the risk of PTSD.
Violent acts such as the mass shooting carried out by Norwegian Anders Breivik are not always the result of insanity, but of extreme overvalued belief.
New research from Iowa State University is one of the first studies to explore offenders who display very real thoughts of murder.
Psychopaths are all around us so a famous psychologist says. Jon Ronson in this acclaimed book ‘The Psychopath Test’ uncovers the dark and seedy side of...