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Smph Emotion Symposium
Affective Neuroscience: 25 Years of Progress Studying Adversity, Resilience and Psychopathology
July 17, 2019

The 25th Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion was held in April 2019. We review the past 25 years of advances in the field of affective neuroscience

Older Child Sharing With A Younger Child
Kids’ Sharing Behaviors More Complex Than Previously Thought
July 2, 2019

New research points to evidence of increased cognitive complexity as children grow up that effects prosocial behavior

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When Feelings of Stress Align with the Body, People Have Higher Levels of Well-Being
May 10, 2019

When stress levels in the mind and body are in sync, a person is more likely to have higher levels of well-being

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New Program Launches Well-Being Pilots in Workplaces
May 2, 2019

A new program from Healthy Minds Innovations, the nonprofit affiliated with the Center for Healthy Minds, brings well-being skills to workplaces

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New Research Examines If U.S. Veterans Sought Mental Health Treatment Before and After 9/11
March 29, 2019

Faculty member Simon Goldberg shares research about mental health treatment delays in the U.S. veteran population

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Mindfulness Meditation is Useful in Mental Health Treatment, but Evidence for Some Conditions Outpaces Others
February 14, 2019

Mindfulness meditation is helpful for mental health treatment, but more research is needed

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New Partnership Supports Increasing Emotional Well-Being for Teens
February 14, 2019

Healthy Minds Innovations launches a new research partnership to support adolescent well-being

Silhouette Of Hand On Fence With American Flag In The Background To Depict Parent Child Separation At The Mexico Us Border
Researchers Warn Mental Impact of Incarceration and Border Separation on Kids
December 17, 2018

Faculty member Julie Poehlmann-Tynan explores the impacts of parent-child separation

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Brief Meditation Practices Differ in Buffering Against Stress
December 12, 2018

When stressed, brief meditation practices work differently and not all are equally helpful

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Happy and Healthy Communities – What’s Working in Well-Being Research
November 26, 2018

Center founder Richard Davidson participated in a roundtable organized by the NIH about the future of emotional well-being