• bipolar disorder
  • There are many reasons to what triggers violence abuse, these include the following: Childhood abuse History of violent behaviour Use of drugs such as cocaine History of arrests Mental health problems, bipolar disorder Presence of firearms in the household Genetic factors Brain damage from accident Exposure to violence in media Socioeconomic factors such as poverty, single parenting, marital breakups, unemployment etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • high-functi
  • Individuals with high-functioning autism or with Asperger syndrome cannot understand or engage in social situations despite preserved intellectual abilities. (pnas.org)
  • CWPT has also been documented as having positive effects on the social skills and number of social interactions of students with mild disabilities and high functioning autism. (wikipedia.org)
  • cognition
  • To address this gap, we will develop a fully-realized biological model of the genetic contributions to social behavior phenotype by characterizing social behavior and cognition and their genetic foundations in a large population of animals living in naturalistic circumstances with minimal external intervention. (grantome.com)
  • We will use observational techniques and field experiments to quantitatively define heterogeneity in social temperament and social cognition phenotypes in males and females. (grantome.com)
  • In our stratified approach, we will assess social temperament using intensive observation of natural behavior and social cognition using analogs of standard laboratory tasks. (grantome.com)
  • In parallel, we will use a data-driven, bottom-up approach to identify new genomic variants linked to social behavior and cognition, by conducting full genome sequencing on 50 key individuals identified by pedigree and social temperament. (grantome.com)
  • conduct
  • The immigrant paradox is that recent immigrants often outperform more established immigrants and non-immigrants on a number of health-, education-, and conduct- or crime-related outcomes, despite the numerous barriers they face to successful social integration. (wikipedia.org)
  • neural
  • Development of an animal model with natural social variation homologous to that of humans will permit us to more effectively target interventions that directly impact the neural circuits mediating behaviors impaired in ASD. (grantome.com)
  • Further analysis indicated that diminished amygdala GM volume mediated the relationship between decreased neural responsivity and reduced social anxiety after treatment (P = 0.007). (diva-portal.org)
  • oxytocin
  • Recently, it has been suggested that oxytocin, a hormone known to promote mother-infant bonds, may be implicated in the social deficit of autism. (pnas.org)
  • Thus, under oxytocin, patients respond more strongly to others and exhibit more appropriate social behavior and affect, suggesting a therapeutic potential of oxytocin through its action on a core dimension of autism. (pnas.org)
  • How does oxytocin control the brain's social reward circuit? (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Researchers from Stanford University have now looked into how oxytocin regulates the social reward mechanism in the brain. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Oxytocin, the "love hormone," is a key factor of our social abilities, but not much is known about the mechanisms in which this hormone is involved. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • He is best known for research on oxytocin and vasopressin, two peptide hormones implicated in complex social behaviors, such as parental care and attachment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Larry Young, Zuoxin Wang, and Jim Winslow and several outstanding graduate students focused on the molecular biology, anatomy, and behavioral properties of oxytocin and vasopressin, providing critical evidence for the role of these neuropeptide systems in complex social behaviors. (wikipedia.org)
  • patterns
  • Application for research on Support of parenting and social skills in families: A combined prevention and development study on disorders in social behavior patterns (BMFSFJ) Extension application to continue and extend the research project Support of parenting and social skills in families (BMFSFJ, 2003-2005) with Kornhuber, J. (2017). (wikipedia.org)
  • variants
  • Variants identified by whole-genome sequencing of selected individuals then will be assayed across the entire population to assess statistical correlations with social behaviors. (grantome.com)
  • Bioinformatics software and infrastructure, previously developed and extensively validated by our group for analysis of genomic variants in human populations, will be adapted to identify and annotate genomic variations in the macaque population, and to identify variants correlated with specific measures of social behavior. (grantome.com)
  • genetic
  • Genetic variation will include repeat length polymorphisms (VNTRs) as well as single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and will be used to identify genetic biomarkers for social phenotypes. (grantome.com)
  • To address this gap, we will determine the genetic, developmental, and neurobiological contributions to social behavior phenotype in rhesus macaques. (grantome.com)
  • Like other psychotic disorders, a diathesis-stress model has been proposed, suggesting that some individuals have an underlying multifactorial genetic vulnerability to the disorder that can be triggered by certain environmental factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • The types of social behaviour include the following: Collective animal behavior involves the coordinated behavior of large groups of similar animals as well as emergent properties of these groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • therapeutic
  • The civil rights movement started off the "disability rights movement", which focused on social and therapeutic services for those with disabilities, and in 1975 the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) was created. (wikipedia.org)
  • attachment
  • The hypothalamus is involved in various metabolic processes, including regulating body temperature, determining states of hunger and thirst, and some social behaviors, such as attachment. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Beginning in the NIMH Laboratory of Brain Evolution and Behavior started by Paul Maclean in Poolesville, MD, his group developed some of the classic studies for investigating social behavior in animals, from ultrasonic vocalizations in rodent pups to social attachment in prairie voles to paternal care in marmosets. (wikipedia.org)
  • involves
  • It is also suggested to be a type of body dysmorphic disorder or, as it involves a single delusional belief, some suggest that ORS is a monosymptomatic hypochondriacal psychosis (hypochondriacal type of delusional disorder, see monothematic delusion). (wikipedia.org)
  • Children
  • For children that do not learn these social skills incidentally in the course of development, they need to be taught. (steinbergbehaviorsolutions.com)
  • Behavior that spanked children were more likely to show, including lie, cheat and break things. (ebscohost.com)
  • 2008. A Configural Perspective on the Stability of Externalizing Problem Behavior in Children: Results from the Erlangen-Nuremberg Development and Prevention Study. (wikipedia.org)
  • interventions
  • Future research should continue to investigate disorder-specific interventions for SAD in young people, drawing on evidence regarding causal or maintaining factors, in order to enhance treatment outcomes for this debilitating condition. (ndsl.kr)
  • Writing in 1999, Mosher described the core of Soteria as "the 24 hour a day application of interpersonal phenomenologic interventions by a nonprofessional staff, usually without neuroleptic drug treatment, in the context of a small, homelike, quiet, supportive, protective, and tolerant social environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • randomly assigned
  • Here, we examined treatment-related changes in brain structure (gray matter (GM) volume) and function (blood-oxygen level dependent, BOLD response to self-referential criticism) in 26 participants with social anxiety disorder randomly assigned either to CBT or an attention bias modification control treatment. (diva-portal.org)
  • ADHD
  • Researchers have also found that while CWPT may increase the positive social interactions of students with ADHD during the tutoring, it does not necessarily affect their social behavior in other settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental
  • 2000). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed., text rev. (springer.com)
  • 2000). Varieties of repetitive behavior in autism: Comparisons to mental retardation. (springer.com)
  • The Soteria project was admired by many professionals around the world who aspired to create mental health services based on a social, as opposed to a medical, model. (wikipedia.org)
  • ORS has also never been allocated a dedicated entry in any edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • responsiveness
  • 2003). Validation of a brief quantitative measure of autistic traits: Comparison of the social responsiveness scale with the autism diagnostic interview-revised. (springer.com)
  • Patients
  • He reinforced the idea that a psychiatric hospital was a community, where staff and patients influenced each other and patients were shaped by each other's behaviors. (wikipedia.org)
  • laboratory
  • Because research has neither investigated these processes in actual social situations nor explored whether they take heterogeneous forms, the present study provides the first attempt to do so in a laboratory investigation. (ed.gov)
  • problems
  • Social problems, such as long-term unemployment, poverty and homelessness are common. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2009. Inkonsistenz im Erziehungsverhalten zwischen Müttern und Vätern und Verhaltensprobleme des Kindes [Inconsistency in the parenting of mother and father and behavior problems of the child]. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2007. Improving the Family Environment to Prevent Child Behavior Problems: A Study on the Parent Training of the EFFEKT Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2007. Zur Entwicklung externalisierender Verhaltensprobleme im Übergang vom Vor- zum Grundschulalter [On the development of externalizing behavior problems at the transition from pre- to elementary school]. (wikipedia.org)
  • Attention deficit disorder, a common neurobehavioral disorder that has problems with over-activity, impulsivity, inattentiveness or possibly even a combination. (wikipedia.org)
  • mood
  • First-generation Mexican immigrants to the United States were found to have lower incidences of mood disorders and substance use than their bicultural or subsequent generation counterparts. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • Autism basicsModel for understanding social interactions in autismPsychiatric comorbidity TemperamentAutism specific deficitsInterventionsConclusions / Questions. (slideserve.com)
  • treatment
  • After 12-weeks, participants who received treatment (CBT-SAD or CBT-GEN) showed significantly greater reduction in social anxiety and post-event processing, and greater improvement in global functioning than the WLC but there was no significant difference between CBT-SAD and CBT-GEN on any outcome variable at 12-weeks or 6-month follow-up. (ndsl.kr)