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For questions about maintaining a mental image or internal representation of an object or concept
For questions about neural oscillation patterns, such as the delta (1–4 Hz), theta (4–8 Hz), alpha (8–13Hz), beta (13–30 Hz) or gamma (30–70 Hz) waves, and their associations with behavior.
For questions about performance or neurophysiological differences between male and female individuals.
The ability to understand that others have mental states such as beliefs, desires and intentions that are different from one's own.
The big-five is a model of personality which posits that people's traits vary on five broad dimensions. The five factors are neuroticism, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, and openness t…
For questions about the collective behavior of relatively large groups of people.
For questions pertaining to the scientific study of social networks or social network analysis.
For questions about the neural and psychological processes underlying moral reasoning, moral development, and the psychology of morality in general. Questions about whether something IS moral is a phi…
For questions regarding behaviors of internet users, use of the internet for psychology experiments, or accessing cognitive sciences resources via the web.
For questions regarding the perception of time
The study of what actions an agent should take in a stochastic environment in order to maximize a cumulative reward.
For questions about organisms' ability to make reasoned decisions that are optimal for achieving a goal or solving a problem.
For questions about post-traumatic stress disorder, its diagnosis, its treatment, and its etiology
Questions about how the scientific, empirical basis for how hypnosis works, its application and possible efficacy. Not for sharing anecdotal experiences with hypnosis.
For questions surrounding the philosophical and psychological contributions of Carl Jung
For questions relating to correlational studies involving the exploration of statistical relationships.
For questions about the ability of the nervous system to enact changes in structure and connectivity in response to input from the environment. These important changes govern the processes of learnin…
For questions about this area, which strives to include enough information with a publication or make data publicly available for other scientists to be able to repeat the experiments in the interest …
For questions that deal with substances injected or ingested into the body for various physiological or psychological effects.
The study of consumer behavior: why and how people making purchasing decisions.
For questions about the psychological effects of having or raising children, on either the children or the parents themselves.
For questions regarding the influence of behavioral and environmental pressures on the physical well-being of humans
For questions about the empirical study of the sense of self and identity.
For questions about direct brain-computer interfacing (BCI), such as methods allowing disabled people to control a computer via an EEG.
For questions about inhibition and self-control phenomena, and the processes underlying them. If your question relates to executive/cognitive control more generally, please use the executive-function …
Questions about neurotransmitter dopamine or 3,4-dihydroxyphenethylamine. Dopamine production, deficiency and drug interaction and illnesses affected by or effecting dopamine levels.
For questions regarding diffuse feeling states that are not directed at a specific object, person, or situation. Mood is sometimes used to describe relatively long-lasting emotions.
for questions on the scientific psychological study of religion and spirituality
For questions about signal processing theory and its applications in psychology and cognitive neuroscience.
For questions regarding perception of a stimulus without any actual stimulus being present, particularly in the context of psychiatric illness or recreational drug use
For questions about the history of the field of psychology and the cognitive sciences
For questions about the effects of psychology on the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services in large populations. For questions about small groups or individuals, consider the…
For questions regarding use of the scientific method to study mental-processes that perform typically and beneficially, e.g., topics like states of pleasure or flow, values, strengths, virtues, talent…