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New Research from Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of research exploring cognitive strategy selection and Alzheimer's disease, aversion to injury-related stimuli and self-injury, avoidance tendencies toward conditioned fear stimuli, and conceptualizing emotional disorders. ... More>


Veterans With Gulf War Illness Show Brain Changes Linked to Memory Deficits

New research illuminates brain alterations in troops with Gulf War Illness (GWI) thought to result from the exposure to neurotoxic chemicals during the first Persian Gulf War. ... More>


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Four APS Fellows Elected to NAS

Five psychological scientists, including four APS Fellows, are among the 84 new members and 21 foreign associates elected to the National Academy of Sciences, in recognition of their contributions and achievements in original research. ... More>


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White House Announces BRAIN Initiative

President Barack Obama has announced the BRAIN Initiative, an ambitious program designed to treat, cure, and prevent Alzheimer’s disease, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, and other brain disorders. ... More>


Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain