New tool assesses risk of depression in adolescence

Researchers develop tool that can help identify which young people will go on to experience a major depressive disorder when they reach 18 years.

Non gendered individuals in power situation shown as part of the study
From as young as 4, children see males as more powerful than females

Results show that children have early sensitivity to a gender hierarchy.

There is no ‘I’ in team—or is there?

There is no ‘I’ in Team—as the saying goes. But new research suggests it is.

Teens must ‘get smart’ about social media

New research indicates that social media is leading young adolescent girls and boys down a.

Teenagers less likely to respond to mothers with controlling tone of voice

Cardiff University study showed adolescents were less likely to want to engage with schoolwork when mothers spoke with a pressurising tone

Want to become an expert? Here’s the 5 things you need…

Scandinavian psychologists identify five key characteristics required to become an expert in any given field.

Research shows puberty changes the brains of boys and girls differently

Findings indicate that there are opposite changes of brain activity in boys and in girls as they go through puberty.

Sharing goals – be careful whom you share with

If you want to achieve a goal, make sure you share your objective with the.

Social media stress can lead to social media addiction

Social network users risk becoming more and more addicted to social media platforms even as.

Study identifies possible genetic link between children’s language and mental health

Study demonstrates genetic effects but they need to be replicated in larger independent datasets to confirm the findings.