A New Year, An Old Promise

12 January 2007

Today, over lunch with a good friend, the subject of New Year’s resolutions came up.

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Robert Solomon

9 January 2007

I was sad to hear last week that Professor Solomon has passed away.

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Emotion Processing in Autism Spectrum Disorders

5 January 2007

Those with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are also known to have problems processing emotional information.

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Emotion Processing Deficits in Alexithymia

3 January 2007

Alexithymia is a subclinical condition characterised by an inability to express or identify felt emotions.

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What is empathy?

3 January 2007

Some of the most striking discoveries in psychology have come from patients with deficits of various kinds.

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A Process Model of Appraisal

29 December 2006

Appraisal theory posits that our emotions are generated through an evaluation of particular types of information that are relevant to us.

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Appraisal Processes in Emotion

3 December 2006

The best known modern theory conceptualising emotional states concentrates on two dimensions: valence and arousal.

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