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Reflecting on Lifetimes of Achievement

APS concludes its 25th anniversary series with profiles of three leaders who have made indelible contributions to psychological science. This month, we profile Janellen Huttenlocher, Larry L. Jacoby, and Karen A. Matthews. ... More>

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Aiming for a Multifaceted Approach to Psychiatric Disorders

APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Elaine F. Walker and her team are working to identify and offset risk factors for psychosis that appear during conception, through adolescence, and beyond. ... More>

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Psychology’s Image Problem

APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Scott O. Lilienfeld explains why the public perceives the study of human behavior as unscientific. ... More>

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Brain Development and Neuroplasticity

APS William James Fellow Helen J. Neville highlights the disparities in early childhood education that account for cognitive deficits in children. ... More>

2013 APS Award Address: Scott O. Lilienfeld

In his James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award Address, Scott Lilienfeld examines the importance, prevalence, and sources of public and political skepticism of psychology — and offers individual and institutional recommendations for […]... More>