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‘The New Statistics’ Video Tutorial Is Now Online

In a new online tutorial workshop, APS Fellow Geoff Cumming explains why it is important for psychological scientists to embrace the "new statistics." ... More>


Maladaptation and Resilience in Maltreated Children

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Dante Cicchetti discussed how child maltreatment affects individuals throughout the course of their lives.... More>


Measurement in a Complex World

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Neal Schmitt described a decade of research aimed at supplementing the SAT or ACT with assessments of noncognitive measures.... More>


Individual Variation in Resisting Temptation: Implications for Addiction

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS William James Fellow Terry Robinson discussed how cues associated with rewards, such as food or drugs, can acquire considerable control over motivated behavior, […]... More>


Resolving the Nativist-Empiricist Debate

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS William James Fellow Nora Newcombe discussed how a neoconstructivist approach to cognitive development allows coupling of early starting points with detailed specification of […]... More>