Study shows that most teens do have, and use, behavioural brakes

Young people who engage in excessive levels of impulsiveness, such as acting without thinking during their teen years, later struggle with addictions or other problem behaviours as young adults.

Omega-3s help keep kids out of trouble

Something as simple as a dietary supplement could reduce disruptive, even abusive behaviour, according to.

Scientists link more than 1,000 gene variants to educational attainment

Although primarily influenced by environmental and social factors, years of schooling are also influenced by.

Creeping up to the boss can increase employees’ bad behaviour in the workplace

Creeping up to the boss at work may help boost employees’ careers but it also depletes.

Unless we spot changes, most life experiences are fabricated from memories

We may not be able to change recent events in our lives, but how well.

Are you prone to feeling guilty? Then you’re probably more trustworthy

It turns out your mother was right: guilt is a powerful motivator. New research from.

Young people who frequently argue with their parents are better citizens

Teenagers who regularly clash with their parents are more likely to have given time to.

Doing school differently

The Australian not-school movement that’s helping young people re-engage with learning Alternative schooling programs could.

Younger children tend to make more informed decisions

A new study from the University of Waterloo has found that in some ways, the.

Digital media use linked to behavioural problems in kids

re children who spend lots of time using digital devices prone to psychiatric problems? A.