Observer Article

The Case for Research Training

Research training has been a core issue for the American Psychological Society since our founding nearly 15 years ago. It’s something we raise with Congress and federal agencies when we […]... More>


Presidential Column

Donald W. Fiske

This month’s column is a memorial to one of the field’s pioneering researchers in methodology, who happened to also be Susan Fiske’s father. He passed away after a long illness, […]... More>


Member Article

100 Years of ‘the Experimentalists’

The Society of Experimental Psychologists celebrated the beginning of its centennial year March 7-8, 2003 by holding its 100th annual meeting at Washington University in St. Louis. The centennial observation […]... More>


Observer Article

NIMH Strategies for Moving Evidence-Based Mental Illness Treatments from Laboratory to Real World Therapies

Internet Resources The following web pages trace the various NIMH programs relevant to translational research: Report of the NIMH Clinical Treatment and Services Research Workgroup Interventions and Practice Research Infrastructure […]... More>


Observer Article

Geography of Thought

Several years ago in the Psychology Department at the University of Michigan, a student said something to Richard Nisbett that changed Nisbett’s way of thinking and studying about cognition. “There […]... More>