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Is Your Teen a Night Owl? That Could Explain His Poor Grades


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the serotonin transporter-linked polymorphism and major depression, the geography of intimate partner abuse, and parenting and depression in adolescence. ... More>


Is Drinking Alone An Early Warning Sign?

The rooms of Alcoholics Anonymous are full of stories, many of them about early drinking days. The vast majority of alcoholics first experimented with drinking as teenagers, and usually for […]... More>


Teens Who Drink Alone More Likely To Develop Alcohol Problems as Young Adults

Most teenagers who drink alcohol do so with their friends in social settings, but a new study reveals that a significant number of adolescents consume alcohol while they are alone. ... More>


Observer Article

Reflecting on Lifetimes of Achievement

As part of our 25th anniversary, APS honors scientists who have transformed psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of John R. Anderson, Ellen M. Markman, Elissa L. Newport, and John R. Weisz. ... More>