A study shows that when parents are partners in therapy with their autistic children, they experience improvements in their own depression and emotional regulation.
A lack of sleep during pregnancy doesn't just make the mom-to-be tired - it can make labor and delivery tougher, too.
Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) are the most common types of genetic variation among people.
A goal of bipolar treatment should not just be symptom reduction, but helping the person to make the most of their gifts and abilities.
Savoring a beautiful sunset and the positive emotions associated with it can contribute to improved well-being, according to research.
Why do we binge-watch TV, and is it harmless? A study found that the more lonely and depressed you are, the more likely you are to binge-watch.
Many people have found the benefits of yoga for bipolar disorder, some saying that yoga had been 'significantly life-changing.'
Parents who take the helicopter parenting approach may be hindering their child's development by becoming too heavily involved in homework.
What is impostor syndrome? well, do you ever feel like you somehow don't deserve the success you have achieved? That's impostor syndrome.
Numerous researchers have reported on the benefits of aromatherapy as a way to help manage stress. Here's a look.
During the darker days of winter, more people report feeling depressed and tired. It might be seasonal affective disorder, or SAD.
Depressive thoughts are maintained for longer periods of time for people with depression, and may even reduce memory.
People who score high on neuroticism in personality tests tend to have negative thoughts and feelings of all types - but often have bonus creativity.
Depression clearly runs in the family, but that doesn't mean it always has to be passed on to the next generation.
It's tough to see one of your children in great emotional pain, but there is something very powerful that every parent can do to help.
Nitrous oxide (laughing gas) has been used as an anesthetic for 150 years. Now, researchers are evaluating it as a treatment for depression.
More gratitude may be precisely what our society needs to teens who are ready to make a difference in the world.
A commonly antidepressant, Zoloft, may alter brain structures in depressed and non-depressed individuals in very different ways.
Research refutes the idea that the traditional, strict Chinese Tiger Mom upbringing, is always best.
We all get in a funk from time to time. Here are some tips on how to get yourself back into a better mood!
Depression may be able to be detected from your smartphone sensor data. Here's how.
You may have heard of 'resting bitch face' the non-smiling face many of us make. Now, researchers say your usual facial expression could be genetic.
Some antidepressants known as SSRIs taken during early pregnancy may be associated with an increased risk of birth defects, says a new medical study.
Researchers have found yet more evidence that the widening gulf between rich and poor can be bad for your health and self-esteem.