Tag Archives: 'Psychology Science Minute'

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

#108 Get Excited Instead of Anxious!

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Brooks, 2013, written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. Anxiety is an inevitable human emotion.  Are there ways of tricking ourselves into not feeling anxious? [...]

#107 – Measuring Pain

#107 – Measuring Pain

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: sound Based on research by Kerns, R.D., Turk, D.C., & Rudy, T.E.. Adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. How do we measure psychological factors not observable by [...]

#106 – Concussion Recovery & Prior Concussion

#106 – Concussion Recovery & Prior Concussion

Please click here to listen to WFIT Minute: title in Based on research by Tracey Covassin et al, 2008. Written by Kyle Piecora, M.S. If you have already had a concussion, are you more susceptible to [...]

#105 – Marriage & Training

#105 – Marriage & Training

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: click Based on research by Rogge et al, 2013. Written by Kyle Piecora, M.S.. Can psychological intervention help the alarming rate of divorce in our country? Dr. Ron [...]

#88 – Polygraphs & Lies

#88 – Polygraphs & Lies

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #88 – Polygraphs & Lies Based on research by the American Psychological Association, adapted by Juanita N Baker, Ph.D.. What’s The Truth About Lie Detectors?  Courts, [...]

#87 – Gain-framed Messages

#87 – Gain-framed Messages

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute:  Track #87 – Gain-framed Messages Based on research by Rothman et al, 2006. Psychology Science Minute written by Kyle Piecora, M.S.. Are the ways you communicate messages important in [...]

#86 – Menstrual Synchrony

#86 – Menstrual Synchrony

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #86 – Menstrual Synchrony Based on research by Martha McClintock, (1971). Psychology Science Minute written by Juanita N. Baker, Ph.D.. How can we trust science when it seems [...]

#85 – Behavior and the Moon

#85 – Behavior and the Moon

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #85 – Behavior and the Full Moon Based on research by James Rotton and I.W. Kelly, 1985. Psychology Science Minute written by Juanita N. Baker, Ph.D.. [...]

#84 – Cell Phone Use and Risky Driving

#84 – Cell Phone Use and Risky Driving

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #84 – Cell Phone Use and Driving Based on research by Nan Zhao et al, 2013. Psychology Science Minute written by Kyle Piecora, M.S.. Are you [...]

#83 – Hand Washing and Optimism

#83 – Hand Washing and Optimism

Please click here to listen to the WFIT Minute: Track #83 – Hand Washing and Optimism Based on research by Kai Kaspar, 2013. Psychology Science Minute written by Kyle Piecora, M.S.. Does hand washing get rid [...]