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Teens taught that personality traits change in high school cope with depression better


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring fear extinction procedures as potential treatment for anxiety disorders and implicit measures of drug-related craving as predictors of nicotine dependence. ... More>


A History of Stress May Contribute to Anxiety Behind the Wheel

A history of high stress may be one factor that makes some of us more prone to developing driving anxiety after an accident. ... More>


Cover Story

The Study of Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic

In recognition of the new school year beginning in many parts of the world, the Observer examines a host of psychological research on learning — not just in the classroom, but across the life-span. ... More>


Observer Article

Nervous About Numbers

Math anxiety is not given as much attention as reading difficulties, but research shows that it can be equally detrimental to achievement. ... More>