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Research Links Borderline Personality Traits with Lowered Empathy

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Those with borderline personality disorder a mental illness marked by unstable moods, often experience trouble maintaining interpersonal relationships. New research from the University of Georgia indicates that this may have to do with lowered brain activity in regions important for empathy in individuals with borderline personality traits.

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The Art of Letting Go

Ready or not, throngs of parents will say goodbye to their teenagers this month as their children tranistion to freshmen in college. Expert E. Christine Moll, PhD, offers advice for parents.

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Study: Better Signs Could Help Reduce Friction Between Motorists, Bicyclists

Web-based survey finds "Bicyclists May Use Full Lane," more effective message for signs

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WVU experts available to offer commentary on Virginia shooting

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Student Entrepreneurs in Texas Launch Nonprofit to Provide Telepsychiatry for the Homeless

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Kavina Patel and Farhan Ahmad aren't Bill Gates, Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg, but nevertheless they are going to start their own technology company that’s going to change the world! Two University of Texas System college students will be launching a nonprofit called VideoMed to provide psychiatric therapy sessions to homeless individuals in Austin and San Antonio through videoconferencing with licensed mental health providers. If successful with their test cities, they plan to go nationwide.

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On-Air Shooting Highlights ‘American Phenomenon’ of Disgruntled Former Employee, UB Trauma Expert Says

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Choosing to End It All

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Studies show that the way a person makes decisions is among the main factors that determines whether they are protected from or vulnerable to suicide. This particular trait is partially shared with family members. Therapies could be adapted to target decision-making.

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Are You a Nomophobe?

Iowa State University researchers have developed a questionnaire to help you determine if you suffer from nomophobia or a fear of being without your mobile phone.

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Strengthened Community Relationships Is the Goal of Public Health Practice Office Relocation

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The UofL Office of Public Health Practice has relocated from the Health Sciences Center campus to West Louisville, an area of the city marked by health disparities and poverty.

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Mass Shooters' Perceptions of Retaliation for Mistreatment by Bosses Are Often Directly Inflamed by Mental Health Issues

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