Better understanding of the biological mechanisms affecting the development of sexual orientation in men is the goal of a group of psychologists from the University of Warsaw. Researchers are looking for volunteers to participate in the "Project Orientation".
Nicotine, alcohol, illegal substances, gambling, pornography, overeating - addiction can have different forms and different courses. Psychologists from the Polish Academy of Sciences have developed the application Nałogometr (Addiction meter), design to support users who recover from addictions and help scientists to better understand the causes of relapse.
Sometimes it`s easier to blame evil spirits than admit that you have a psychological problem or a difficult situation in your family - says psychologist Dr. Igor Pietkiewicz from the SWPS University, who studies the phenomenon of sudden behavioural and identity changes attributed to possession.