Press Releases

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of studies exploring the various roles played by neural, genetic, and environmental factors in antisocial behavior. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the impact of metaphorical conflict on social perception and the relationship between empathic accuracy and prosocial behavior. ... More>


Observation

Family Support Buffers the Physiological Effects of Racial Discrimination

Two longitudinal studies reveal that African American adolescents who experience high levels of racial discrimination show signs of cellular wear and tear. ... More>


Quick Thinking and Feeling Healthy Predict Longer Life

Medical conditions and unhealthy behaviors are known risk factors for early death, but a longitudinal study indicates that certain psychological factors are even stronger predictors of how long we’ll live. ... More>


Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage Linked to Self-Interest

People who oppose same-sex marriage tend to believe gay men and women are more sexually promiscuous than heterosexuals, which may seem threatening to their own way of life. ... More>