Publication: The contribution of cognitive biases and genes to psychological wellbeing

Elaine and Chris Beevers recently published a paper in Molecular Psychiatry that discusses how some genes can make people more sensitive to the effects of their environment – for better and for worse – leading to both mental ill health and enhanced mental resilience. They suggest that the same genes that make us prone to depression could also make us prone to positivity. Find out more…

 

The paper, Differential sensitivity to the environment: contribution of cognitive biases and genes to psychological wellbeing, was published in Molecular Psychiatry on 19 July (doi: 10.1038/mp.2016.114).

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