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Skin-picking disorder study of the department of Clinical Psychology in ORF

A report in "Bundesland Heute" about the upcoming study in 2016.
The department is still looking for volunteers to participate in neuroimaging experiments.

ORF TVthek, 27th June 2016


Brain and behavior

A short film delivers insight into the work of clinical psychologists in the research core area "brain and behavior".

unifilm.uni-graz on Youtube

Disgust (Schienle)

We wrinkle our noses, back off, avert our eyes, when we feel disgusted by something. Our ability to sense disgust is inborn, but we first have to learn what to sense disgust of. What exactly is disgust?

BR/ARD alpha, July 18th, 2015


Yucky! Every language has a spontaneous cry for something disgusting (Schienle)

Only in southern Germany people think that cooked oxen lips are delicious.

"X:enius" on ARTE, September 24th, 2012 [German]

Insects as food? (Schienle)

Caramelized mealworms on winter salad, steppe crickets with vegetable curry and desert locusts coated with chocolate: "Einstein" moderator Nicole Ulrich and a chef specialized on insects as food are going to cook - and maybe eat - this yummy Christmas dinner. Can we learn to overcome our distaste for such dishes?

Science Show "Einstein" in SRF (Swiss Radio and Television), December 20th, 2012 [German]

Loathing and Horror (Schienle)

Although disgust is a negative emotion, it is surprisingly linked to pleasure as well.

Report in "scobel" on 3sat, April 26th, 2012 [German]


Spider phobia (Leutgeb/Schienle)

Report in "Thema" on ORF2 (Austrian Television), June 28th, 2010


Disgust – the science about dread (Schienle)

Report in "Newton" on ORF1 (Austrian Television), March 15th, 2008

Head of Section

Univ.-Prof. Dr.rer.nat.

Anne Schienle

Universitaetsplatz 2, Top floor, room 102, 8010 Graz

Phone:+43 316 380 - 5086


Mag. Dipl.-Ing.

Dagmar Schmelzer

Universitaetsplatz 2, Top floor, room 004, 8010 Graz

Phone:+43 316 380 - 8549

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