Psychology Blog

A decade ago, people would have thought Paul was odd. He speaks in a monotone. He doesn’t look at you when he’s talking. You feel like you’re an object of his curiosity, not someone he’s connected to. Paul is fascinated … Read more

Studies show that Asperger’s Syndrome is one of the fastest growing mental health conditions in the United States. Upwards of 2,000,000 adults are likely to have been diagnosed with this condition, close to a 100% increase in the last decade. … Read more

An article was recently published in the General Archives of Psychiatry concerning the relative contribution of environmental influences vs. genetics in causing autism.  Comprehensive analysis of twins suggests that environmental factors may be at least as important as genes in … Read more

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