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The Differential Relationship of Mental Health and Sense of Purpose

faithMulti-faceted relationships may exist between an individual’s sense of purpose (SOP) and their specific mental health symptoms. Generally, the notion exists that those with certain mental health symptoms experience a decreased SOP.

However, recent research has noted that certain psychopathology such as grandiose delusions, may contribute to an increased Continue reading

Personality and Aggressive Tendencies in Mental Health

konfliktForensic psychology, at its core, is interested in elucidating how mental health issues intersect with the criminal justice system. Perhaps one of the most important, and difficult, a question within forensic psychology involves understanding why people engage in violent behaviors. Continue reading