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End-of-life care after the legal introduction of advance directives (AD) in Italy

Advance care planning and advance directives (AD) play a key role in the care of life-threatening illnesses such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Professor Cipolletta from the Department of General Psychology of the University of Padua (Italy) has conducted a study to explore how the introduction

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#everythingisgonnabealright; character, psychological distress and self-efficacy during Covid-19 lockdown

Which personal characteristics have helped people coping with lockdown? Character strengths are positive individual traits that have been associated to a host of mental health indicators, qualifying as protective factors against mental disorders. In the present research, we studied the association

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Simulating the development of “number sense” in children

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We are on the cover of the April volume of the prestigious journal: Human Brain Mapping journal!

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hbm.24260We are on the cover of the April volume of the prestigious journal: Human Brain Mapping journal!The artwork has been created by Giorgia Cona and Cristina Scarpazza, two young researchers of the Department of General Psychology, and illustrates the

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