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Books to Check Out: January 2015

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. The Social Psychology of Disability by Dana S. Dunn; Oxford University Press, December 10, 2014. Understanding Adolescents for Helping Professionals by Avidan Milevsky; […]... More>


Movies May Rev Up Teens’ Reckless Behavior Behind the Wheel

Early exposure to reckless driving in movies may increase teens’ tendency for risky driving years later. ... More>


Observer Article

A Stay at Camp Cope-a-Lot for Anxious Kids

A 12-session computer-assisted program can help children with anxiety problems overcome their fears, says APS Fellow Philip C. Kendall, who was recognized by the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology with the 2014 Distinguished Scientist Award. ... More>


Cool at 13, Adrift at 23


Why Teenagers Act Crazy